Mauritania Inflation Rate 1960-2024

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.
  • Mauritania inflation rate for 2022 was 9.53%, a 5.96% increase from 2021.
  • Mauritania inflation rate for 2021 was 3.57%, a 1.18% increase from 2020.
  • Mauritania inflation rate for 2020 was 2.39%, a 0.09% increase from 2019.
  • Mauritania inflation rate for 2019 was 2.30%, a 0.77% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Sudan 138.81%
Sri Lanka 49.72%
Ghana 31.26%
Moldova 28.74%
Lao PDR 22.96%
Ukraine 20.18%
Pakistan 19.87%
Nigeria 18.85%
Sao Tome and Principe 18.01%
Mongolia 15.15%
Kyrgyz Republic 13.92%
Egypt 13.90%
Georgia 11.90%
Kosovo 11.58%
Uzbekistan 11.45%
Zambia 10.99%
Nicaragua 10.47%
Mauritania 9.53%
Honduras 9.09%
Tunisia 8.31%
Lesotho 8.27%
Cabo Verde 7.93%
Bangladesh 7.70%
Kenya 7.66%
El Salvador 7.20%
Vanuatu 7.10%
India 6.70%
Morocco 6.66%
Cameroon 6.25%
Philippines 5.82%
Bhutan 5.64%
Solomon Islands 5.52%
Micronesia 5.41%
Cambodia 5.34%
Papua New Guinea 5.25%
Djibouti 5.18%
Indonesia 4.21%
West Bank and Gaza 3.74%
Vietnam 3.16%
Republic of Congo 3.04%
Bolivia 1.75%
Eswatini 0.00%
Kiribati 0.00%
Angola 0.00%
Myanmar 0.00%
Timor-Leste 0.00%
Mauritania Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 9.53% 5.96%
2021 3.57% 1.18%
2020 2.39% 0.09%
2019 2.30% -0.77%
2018 3.07% 0.81%
2017 2.25% 0.78%
2016 1.47% -1.78%
2015 3.25% -0.28%
2014 3.53% -0.59%
2013 4.13% -0.77%
2012 4.90% -0.78%
2011 5.69% -0.60%
2010 6.28% 4.06%
2009 2.22% -5.13%
2008 7.35% 0.09%
2007 7.25% 1.01%
2006 6.24% -5.88%
2005 12.13% 1.76%
2004 10.37% 5.22%
2003 5.15% 1.26%
2002 3.90% -0.82%
2001 4.71% 1.46%
2000 3.25% -0.82%
1999 4.07% -3.96%
1998 8.03% 3.41%
1997 4.63% -0.06%
1996 4.68% -1.86%
1995 6.54% 2.42%
1994 4.13% -5.24%
1993 9.37% -0.77%
1992 10.14% 4.51%
1991 5.63% -0.97%
1990 6.60% -6.33%
1989 12.93% 11.61%
1988 1.32% -6.83%
1987 8.15% 0.72%
1986 7.43% 7.43%
1985 0.00% 0.00%
1984 0.00% 0.00%
1983 0.00% 0.00%
1982 0.00% 0.00%
1981 0.00% 0.00%
1980 0.00% 0.00%
1979 0.00% 0.00%
1978 0.00% 0.00%
1977 0.00% 0.00%
1976 0.00% 0.00%
1975 0.00% 0.00%
1974 0.00% 0.00%
1973 0.00% 0.00%
1972 0.00% 0.00%
1971 0.00% 0.00%
1970 0.00% 0.00%
1969 0.00% 0.00%
1968 0.00% 0.00%
1967 0.00% 0.00%
1966 0.00% 0.00%
1965 0.00% 0.00%
1964 0.00% 0.00%
1963 0.00% 0.00%
1962 0.00% 0.00%
1961 0.00% 0.00%
1960 0.00% 0.00%