Myanmar Inflation Rate 1960-2020

Inflation as measured by the consumer price index reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used.
  • Myanmar inflation rate for 2019 was 8.83%, a 1.95% increase from 2018.
  • Myanmar inflation rate for 2018 was 6.87%, a 2.3% increase from 2017.
  • Myanmar inflation rate for 2017 was 4.57%, a 2.36% decline from 2016.
  • Myanmar inflation rate for 2016 was 6.93%, a 2.53% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Sudan 50.99%
Angola 17.15%
Nigeria 11.40%
Pakistan 10.58%
Zambia 9.15%
Myanmar 8.83%
Ukraine 7.89%
India 7.66%
Mongolia 7.30%
Ghana 7.18%
Tunisia 6.72%
Bangladesh 5.59%
Nicaragua 5.38%
Lesotho 5.19%
Georgia 4.85%
Moldova 4.84%
Honduras 4.37%
Papua New Guinea 3.64%
Sri Lanka 3.53%
Lao PDR 3.32%
Djibouti 3.32%
Indonesia 3.03%
Vietnam 2.80%
Vanuatu 2.76%
Bhutan 2.73%
Kosovo 2.68%
Philippines 2.48%
Cameroon 2.45%
Mauritania 2.30%
Congo, Rep. 2.21%
Bolivia 1.84%
Solomon Islands 1.63%
West Bank and Gaza 1.58%
Kyrgyz Republic 1.13%
Cabo Verde 1.11%
Morocco 0.20%
El Salvador 0.08%
Myanmar Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 8.83% 1.95%
2018 6.87% 2.30%
2017 4.57% -2.36%
2016 6.93% -2.53%
2015 9.45% 4.50%
2014 4.95% -0.69%
2013 5.64% 4.18%
2012 1.47% -3.55%
2011 5.02% -2.70%
2010 7.72% 6.25%
2009 1.47% -25.33%
2008 26.80% -8.23%
2007 35.02% 15.03%
2006 20.00% 10.63%
2005 9.37% 4.83%
2004 4.53% -32.06%
2003 36.59% -20.48%
2002 57.07% 35.97%
2001 21.10% 21.21%
2000 -0.11% -18.51%
1999 18.40% -33.09%
1998 51.49% 21.79%
1997 29.70% 13.42%
1996 16.28% -8.92%
1995 25.19% 1.10%
1994 24.10% -7.73%
1993 31.83% 9.92%
1992 21.91% -10.36%
1991 32.27% 14.65%
1990 17.63% -9.57%
1989 27.20% 11.16%
1988 16.04% -8.72%
1987 24.76% 15.43%
1986 9.33% 2.52%
1985 6.81% 1.96%
1984 4.85% -0.80%
1983 5.65% 0.35%
1982 5.30% 4.99%
1981 0.32% -0.29%
1980 0.61% -5.06%
1979 5.67% 11.72%
1978 -6.04% -4.89%
1977 -1.16% -23.54%
1976 22.38% -9.27%
1975 31.66% 6.44%
1974 25.21% 0.01%
1973 25.20% 17.56%
1972 7.64% 5.55%
1971 2.09% 6.10%
1970 -4.01% 0.33%
1969 -4.34% -6.72%
1968 2.38% 1.54%
1967 0.83% -24.66%
1966 25.49% 7.80%
1965 17.69% 18.15%
1964 -0.46% 2.22%
1963 -2.68% -1.07%
1962 -1.61% -1.47%
1961 -0.15% -7.54%
1960 7.39% -7.54%