Syrian Arab Republic 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.
  • Syrian Arab Republic inflation rate for 2012 was 36.70%, a 31.95% increase from 2011.
  • Syrian Arab Republic inflation rate for 2011 was 4.75%, a 0.36% increase from 2010.
  • Syrian Arab Republic inflation rate for 2010 was 4.40%, a 1.48% increase from 2009.
  • Syrian Arab Republic inflation rate for 2009 was 2.92%, a 12.82% decline from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
South Sudan 45.08%
Syrian Arab Republic 36.70%
Ethiopia 23.38%
Malawi 21.27%
Burundi 18.16%
Tanzania 16.00%
Guinea 15.23%
Uganda 12.68%
Rwanda 10.27%
Yemen 9.89%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 9.72%
Nepal 9.46%
Chad 7.52%
Liberia 6.83%
Benin 6.74%
Sierra Leone 6.59%
Afghanistan 6.44%
Comoros 6.31%
Tajikistan 5.83%
Madagascar 5.71%
Mali 5.32%
Haiti 5.02%
Gambia 4.25%
Burkina Faso 3.82%
Zimbabwe 3.72%
Mozambique 2.60%
Togo 2.58%
Guinea-Bissau 2.13%
Senegal 1.42%
Niger 0.46%
Syrian Arab Republic Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2012 36.70% 31.95%
2011 4.75% 0.36%
2010 4.40% 1.48%
2009 2.92% -12.82%
2008 15.75% 11.84%
2007 3.91% -6.12%
2006 10.02% 2.78%
2005 7.24% 2.81%
2004 4.43% -1.36%
2003 5.80% 5.93%
2002 -0.13% -3.13%
2001 3.00% 6.85%
2000 -3.85% -0.14%
1999 -3.70% -2.91%
1998 -0.80% -2.68%
1997 1.89% -6.36%
1996 8.25% 0.27%
1995 7.98% -7.35%
1994 15.33% 2.11%
1993 13.22% 2.21%
1992 11.01% 2.01%
1991 9.00% -10.40%
1990 19.40% 8.00%
1989 11.40% -23.16%
1988 34.56% -24.92%
1987 59.48% 23.42%
1986 36.06% 18.81%
1985 17.25% 8.02%
1984 9.23% 3.10%
1983 6.13% -8.18%
1982 14.30% -4.09%
1981 18.39% -0.90%
1980 19.30% 14.74%
1979 4.55% -0.26%
1978 4.81% -7.16%
1977 11.97% 0.54%
1976 11.43% -0.04%
1975 11.47% -4.06%
1974 15.53% -4.83%
1973 20.36% 18.26%
1972 2.10% -3.51%
1971 5.61% 0.97%
1970 4.64% 6.63%
1969 -1.99% -4.84%
1968 2.85% -3.61%
1967 6.45% 2.66%
1966 3.79% 7.67%
1965 -3.88% -9.28%
1964 5.40% 3.48%
1963 1.92% 5.76%
1962 -3.85% -5.81%
1961 1.96% -3.16%
1960 5.12% -3.16%