Nicaragua Inflation Rate 2000-2021

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.
  • Nicaragua inflation rate for 2020 was 3.68%, a 1.69% decline from 2019.
  • Nicaragua inflation rate for 2019 was 5.38%, a 0.43% increase from 2018.
  • Nicaragua inflation rate for 2018 was 4.95%, a 1.1% increase from 2017.
  • Nicaragua inflation rate for 2017 was 3.85%, a 0.33% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Bangladesh 5.69%
Tunisia 5.63%
Bhutan 5.63%
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Mongolia 3.69%
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Honduras 3.47%
Vietnam 3.22%
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Cameroon 2.44%
Mauritania 2.39%
Bolivia 0.94%
Morocco 0.71%
Cabo Verde 0.61%
Kosovo 0.20%
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West Bank and Gaza -0.74%
Nicaragua Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 3.68% -1.69%
2019 5.38% 0.43%
2018 4.95% 1.10%
2017 3.85% 0.33%
2016 3.52% -0.47%
2015 4.00% -2.04%
2014 6.04% -1.10%
2013 7.14% -0.06%
2012 7.19% -0.89%
2011 8.08% 2.63%
2010 5.46% 1.77%
2009 3.69% -16.14%
2008 19.83% 8.70%
2007 11.13% 1.99%
2006 9.14% -0.46%
2005 9.60% 1.13%
2004 8.47% 3.17%
2003 5.30% 1.55%
2002 3.75% -2.24%
2001 5.99% -1.08%
2000 7.07% -1.08%