Zimbabwe Inflation Rate 2010-2021

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.
  • Zimbabwe inflation rate for 2018 was 10.62%, a 9.72% increase from 2017.
  • Zimbabwe inflation rate for 2017 was 0.89%, a 2.44% increase from 2016.
  • Zimbabwe inflation rate for 2016 was -1.54%, a 0.89% increase from 2015.
  • Zimbabwe inflation rate for 2015 was -2.43%, a 2.23% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
South Sudan 83.50%
Liberia 23.56%
Sierra Leone 16.03%
Ethiopia 13.83%
Haiti 12.48%
Malawi 12.42%
Zimbabwe 10.62%
Guinea 9.83%
Madagascar 8.59%
Gambia 6.52%
Chad 4.27%
Nepal 4.06%
Mozambique 3.91%
Tanzania 3.49%
Niger 2.97%
Uganda 2.62%
Burkina Faso 1.96%
Central African Republic 1.61%
Togo 0.93%
Benin 0.64%
Afghanistan 0.63%
Senegal 0.46%
Guinea-Bissau 0.38%
Mali 0.30%
Burundi -2.81%
Zimbabwe Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2018 10.62% 9.72%
2017 0.89% 2.44%
2016 -1.54% 0.89%
2015 -2.43% -2.23%
2014 -0.20% -1.83%
2013 1.64% -2.09%
2012 3.73% 0.26%
2011 3.47% 0.44%
2010 3.02% 0.44%