Uganda Inflation Rate 1994-2020

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.
  • Uganda inflation rate for 2019 was 2.87%, a 0.25% increase from 2018.
  • Uganda inflation rate for 2018 was 2.62%, a 3.02% decline from 2017.
  • Uganda inflation rate for 2017 was 5.64%, a 0.2% increase from 2016.
  • Uganda inflation rate for 2016 was 5.45%, a 0.04% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Ethiopia 15.81%
Sierra Leone 14.80%
Guinea 9.47%
Malawi 9.37%
Gambia 7.12%
Madagascar 5.63%
Nepal 5.57%
Tanzania 3.46%
Rwanda 3.35%
Uganda 2.87%
Mozambique 2.78%
Afghanistan 2.30%
Senegal 1.76%
Togo 0.67%
Burundi -0.69%
Benin -0.92%
Chad -0.97%
Mali -1.66%
Niger -2.49%
Burkina Faso -3.23%
Uganda Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2019 2.87% 0.25%
2018 2.62% -3.02%
2017 5.64% 0.20%
2016 5.45% 0.04%
2015 5.41% 2.34%
2014 3.07% -1.83%
2013 4.90% -7.78%
2012 12.68% -2.45%
2011 15.13% 11.15%
2010 3.98% -9.04%
2009 13.02% 0.97%
2008 12.05% 5.91%
2007 6.14% -1.17%
2006 7.31% -1.14%
2005 8.45% 4.73%
2004 3.72% -4.96%
2003 8.68% 8.97%
2002 -0.29% -2.15%
2001 1.87% -1.53%
2000 3.39% -2.39%
1999 5.78% 5.71%
1998 0.07% -8.10%
1997 8.17% 0.98%
1996 7.19% 0.64%
1995 6.55% -3.49%
1994 10.04% -3.49%