Palau Inflation Rate 2002-2021

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.
  • Palau inflation rate for 2017 was 1.28%, a 2.32% increase from 2016.
  • Palau inflation rate for 2016 was -1.04%, a 1.99% decline from 2015.
  • Palau inflation rate for 2015 was 0.95%, a 3.24% decline from 2014.
  • Palau inflation rate for 2014 was 4.19%, a 0.84% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Uruguay 6.22%
Barbados 4.66%
Lithuania 3.72%
Estonia 3.42%
Latvia 2.93%
Seychelles 2.86%
United Kingdom 2.56%
Czech Republic 2.45%
Antigua and Barbuda 2.43%
Hungary 2.35%
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 2.19%
Chile 2.18%
Kuwait 2.17%
United States 2.13%
Belgium 2.13%
Austria 2.08%
Poland 2.08%
UAE 1.97%
Spain 1.96%
Australia 1.95%
South Korea 1.94%
Trinidad and Tobago 1.88%
Norway 1.88%
New Zealand 1.85%
Sweden 1.79%
Iceland 1.76%
Luxembourg 1.73%
Oman 1.60%
Canada 1.60%
Curacao 1.59%
Germany 1.51%
Bahamas 1.50%
Hong Kong 1.48%
Slovenia 1.43%
Bahrain 1.39%
Netherlands 1.38%
Portugal 1.37%
Malta 1.36%
Slovak Republic 1.31%
Palau 1.28%
Macao 1.23%
Italy 1.23%
Denmark 1.15%
Croatia 1.13%
Greece 1.12%
San Marino 1.05%
France 1.03%
Panama 0.88%
Finland 0.75%
St. Kitts and Nevis 0.69%
Singapore 0.58%
Switzerland 0.53%
Cyprus 0.53%
Japan 0.47%
Qatar 0.39%
Ireland 0.34%
Israel 0.24%
Saudi Arabia -0.84%
Aruba -1.03%
Brunei -1.26%
Palau Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2017 1.28% 2.32%
2016 -1.04% -1.99%
2015 0.95% -3.24%
2014 4.19% 0.84%
2013 3.35% -0.26%
2012 3.61% -1.06%
2011 4.67% 3.23%
2010 1.44% 0.00%
2009 1.44% -10.53%
2008 11.97% 8.73%
2007 3.24% -1.19%
2006 4.43% 0.48%
2005 3.95% -1.01%
2004 4.96% 4.04%
2003 0.92% 2.22%
2002 -1.30% 2.22%