Tonga Inflation Rate 1976-2022

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.
  • Tonga inflation rate for 2020 was -0.35%, a 1.53% decline from 2019.
  • Tonga inflation rate for 2019 was 1.18%, a 3.85% decline from 2018.
  • Tonga inflation rate for 2018 was 5.03%, a 2.49% decline from 2017.
  • Tonga inflation rate for 2017 was 7.52%, a 4.94% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Lebanon 84.86%
Suriname 34.89%
Iran 30.59%
Turkey 12.28%
Kazakhstan 6.75%
Belarus 5.55%
Jamaica 5.23%
Equatorial Guinea 4.77%
Dominican Republic 3.78%
Mexico 3.40%
Russia 3.38%
Guatemala 3.21%
Brazil 3.21%
South Africa 3.21%
Azerbaijan 2.76%
Romania 2.63%
Mauritius 2.58%
Colombia 2.52%
China 2.42%
Algeria 2.42%
Namibia 2.21%
Peru 2.00%
Botswana 1.89%
Paraguay 1.77%
Bulgaria 1.67%
Albania 1.62%
Serbia 1.58%
Armenia 1.21%
North Macedonia 1.20%
Gabon 1.18%
Guyana 0.99%
Costa Rica 0.72%
Iraq 0.57%
Jordan 0.33%
Montenegro -0.26%
Ecuador -0.34%
Tonga -0.35%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines -0.63%
Dominica -0.73%
Grenada -0.74%
Thailand -0.85%
Bosnia -1.05%
Malaysia -1.14%
Maldives -1.37%
Samoa -1.57%
St. Lucia -1.76%
Fiji -2.60%
Tonga Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 -0.35% -1.53%
2019 1.18% -3.85%
2018 5.03% -2.49%
2017 7.52% 4.94%
2016 2.58% 3.63%
2015 -1.05% -3.56%
2014 2.51% 1.74%
2013 0.78% -0.37%
2012 1.15% -5.12%
2011 6.27% 2.74%
2010 3.53% 2.11%
2009 1.43% -9.02%
2008 10.45% 4.60%
2007 5.84% -0.31%
2006 6.15% -2.52%
2005 8.67% -2.31%
2004 10.97% -0.67%
2003 11.64% 1.28%
2002 10.36% 2.07%
2001 8.29% 1.96%
2000 6.33% 1.86%
1999 4.46% 1.19%
1998 3.27% 1.15%
1997 2.12% -0.87%
1996 3.00% 1.54%
1995 1.46% 0.45%
1994 1.01% 0.05%
1993 0.96% -6.98%
1992 7.94% -2.66%
1991 10.60% 0.89%
1990 9.71% 5.64%
1989 4.07% -5.85%
1988 9.92% 5.24%
1987 4.69% -16.99%
1986 21.67% 4.91%
1985 16.77% 16.66%
1984 0.11% -9.71%
1983 9.81% -1.02%
1982 10.84% -4.06%
1981 14.90% -7.49%
1980 22.39% 16.93%
1979 5.46% -4.12%
1978 9.58% -7.95%
1977 17.54% 10.43%
1976 7.11% 10.43%