Suriname 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.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2017 was 22.00%, a 33.42% decline from 2016.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2016 was 55.41%, a 48.52% increase from 2015.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2015 was 6.89%, a 3.51% increase from 2014.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2014 was 3.38%, a 1.46% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Suriname 22.00%
Azerbaijan 12.94%
Turkey 11.14%
Iran 8.04%
Tonga 7.44%
Kazakhstan 7.44%
Namibia 6.14%
Mexico 6.04%
Belarus 6.03%
Algeria 5.59%
South Africa 5.18%
Guatemala 4.42%
Jamaica 4.38%
Lebanon 4.32%
Colombia 4.31%
Malaysia 3.87%
Russia 3.68%
Mauritius 3.67%
Paraguay 3.60%
Brazil 3.45%
Fiji 3.35%
Jordan 3.32%
Botswana 3.31%
Dominican Republic 3.28%
Serbia 3.13%
Maldives 2.82%
Peru 2.80%
Gabon 2.65%
Montenegro 2.38%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2.15%
Bulgaria 2.06%
Albania 1.99%
Guyana 1.90%
Samoa 1.75%
Costa Rica 1.63%
China 1.59%
North Macedonia 1.35%
Romania 1.34%
Armenia 0.97%
Grenada 0.91%
Bosnia 0.81%
Equatorial Guinea 0.75%
Thailand 0.67%
Ecuador 0.42%
Dominica 0.30%
Iraq 0.18%
St. Lucia 0.12%
Suriname Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2017 22.00% -33.42%
2016 55.41% 48.52%
2015 6.89% 3.51%
2014 3.38% 1.46%
2013 1.92% -3.08%
2012 5.01% -12.70%
2011 17.71% 10.77%
2010 6.94% 7.07%
2009 -0.13% -14.80%
2008 14.67% 8.24%
2007 6.43% -4.86%
2006 11.28% 1.38%
2005 9.90% -0.09%
2004 9.99% -13.02%
2003 23.00% 7.47%
2002 15.53% -23.06%
2001 38.59% -20.82%
2000 59.40% -39.37%
1999 98.77% 79.80%
1998 18.98% 11.83%
1997 7.15% 7.85%
1996 -0.70% -236.26%
1995 235.56% -132.92%
1994 368.48% 224.97%
1993 143.51% 99.85%
1992 43.67% 17.70%
1991 25.97% 4.23%
1990 21.74% 20.97%
1989 0.77% -6.54%
1988 7.31% -46.08%
1987 53.39% 34.71%
1986 18.69% 7.82%
1985 10.87% 7.18%
1984 3.69% -0.72%
1983 4.41% -2.86%
1982 7.28% -1.52%
1981 8.79% -5.32%
1980 14.11% -0.73%
1979 14.84% 6.02%
1978 8.82% -0.91%
1977 9.73% -0.34%
1976 10.07% 1.62%
1975 8.45% -8.43%
1974 16.88% 3.94%
1973 12.94% 9.71%
1972 3.23% 3.02%
1971 0.22% -2.37%
1970 2.59% -8.69%
1969 11.27% 11.11%
1968 0.16% -10.52%
1967 10.69% 5.94%
1966 4.74% 2.81%
1965 1.93% -2.30%
1964 4.23% 2.18%
1963 2.06% -0.04%
1962 2.10% 0.39%
1961 1.71% -1.15%
1960 2.86% -1.15%