Eswatini Inflation Rate 1966-2021

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.
  • Eswatini inflation rate for 2019 was 2.60%, a 2.22% decline from 2018.
  • Eswatini inflation rate for 2018 was 4.82%, 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 2.9% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Sudan 50.99%
Angola 17.08%
Nigeria 11.40%
Pakistan 10.58%
Egypt 9.15%
Zambia 9.15%
Myanmar 8.83%
Ukraine 7.89%
Mongolia 7.30%
Ghana 7.18%
Tunisia 6.72%
Bangladesh 5.59%
Nicaragua 5.38%
Kenya 5.24%
Lesotho 5.19%
Georgia 4.85%
Moldova 4.84%
Honduras 4.37%
India 3.72%
Papua New Guinea 3.64%
Sri Lanka 3.53%
Lao PDR 3.32%
Djibouti 3.32%
Vietnam 2.80%
Vanuatu 2.76%
Bhutan 2.73%
Kosovo 2.68%
Eswatini 2.60%
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%
Timor-Leste 0.96%
Morocco 0.30%
El Salvador 0.08%
Kiribati -1.88%
Eswatini Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 2.60% -2.22%
2018 4.82% -1.41%
2017 6.22% -1.63%
2016 7.85% 2.90%
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%