Eswatini Inflation Rate 1966-2020

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.
  • Eswatini inflation rate for 2018 was 4.81%, a 1.41% decline from 2017.
  • Eswatini inflation rate for 2017 was 6.22%, a 1.63% decline from 2016.
  • Eswatini inflation rate for 2016 was 7.85%, a 2.89% increase from 2015.
  • Eswatini inflation rate for 2015 was 4.95%, a 0.73% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Sudan 63.29%
Angola 20.19%
Egypt 14.40%
Nigeria 12.09%
Ukraine 10.95%
Sao Tome and Principe 7.86%
Ghana 7.81%
Zambia 7.49%
Tunisia 7.31%
Myanmar 6.87%
Mongolia 6.81%
Bangladesh 5.54%
Philippines 5.21%
Pakistan 5.08%
Nicaragua 4.95%
India 4.86%
Eswatini 4.81%
Lesotho 4.75%
Papua New Guinea 4.72%
Kenya 4.69%
Honduras 4.35%
Vietnam 3.54%
Solomon Islands 3.46%
Indonesia 3.20%
Mauritania 3.05%
Moldova 3.05%
Bhutan 2.72%
Timor-Leste 2.64%
Georgia 2.62%
Cambodia 2.46%
Vanuatu 2.33%
Bolivia 2.27%
Sri Lanka 2.14%
Lao PDR 2.04%
Morocco 1.91%
Kyrgyz Republic 1.54%
Cabo Verde 1.26%
Congo, Rep. 1.15%
El Salvador 1.09%
Cameroon 1.07%
Kosovo 1.05%
Djibouti 0.15%
West Bank and Gaza -0.20%
Eswatini Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 4.81% -1.41%
2017 6.22% -1.63%
2016 7.85% 2.89%
2015 4.95% -0.73%
2014 5.68% 0.06%
2013 5.62% -3.32%
2012 8.94% 2.83%
2011 6.11% 1.60%
2010 4.51% -2.94%
2009 7.45% -5.21%
2008 12.66% 4.58%
2007 8.08% 2.77%
2006 5.30% 0.53%
2005 4.77% 1.33%
2004 3.45% -3.84%
2003 7.29% -4.73%
2002 12.02% 6.08%
2001 5.94% -6.27%
2000 12.21% 6.12%
1999 6.09% -2.02%
1998 8.11% 0.98%
1997 7.13% 0.70%
1996 6.43% -5.86%
1995 12.29% -1.48%
1994 13.77% 1.75%
1993 12.02% 4.47%
1992 7.56% -1.38%
1991 8.93% -4.16%
1990 13.09% 5.55%
1989 7.55% -12.85%
1988 20.39% 7.02%
1987 13.38% -0.36%
1986 13.74% -6.73%
1985 20.46% 7.52%
1984 12.94% 1.37%
1983 11.57% 0.76%
1982 10.81% -9.25%
1981 20.06% 1.37%
1980 18.68% 2.23%
1979 16.45% 7.94%
1978 8.52% -12.29%
1977 20.81% 14.27%
1976 6.53% -5.51%
1975 12.05% -7.24%
1974 19.29% 7.74%
1973 11.54% 9.18%
1972 2.37% 0.04%
1971 2.32% 0.47%
1970 1.85% -1.36%
1969 3.21% -0.24%
1968 3.45% 1.63%
1967 1.82% -1.35%
1966 3.18% -1.35%