Development of inflation rates in the Central African Republic

The inflation rate for consumer prices in the Central African Republic moved over the past 34 years between -7.0% and 37.1%. For 2015, an inflation rate of 37.1% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1981 to 2015, the average inflation rate was 5.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 408.03 %. An item that cost 100 Franc in 1981 was so charged 508.03 Franc in the beginning of 2016.

In only a few countries negative inflation rates are achieved. This means that the general price level is declining and consumer prices get cheaper. This case is called deflation.In comparison to other countries, the drastic price increases are no longer on average. Usually this is a sign of political and economic turmoil.

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Performance over the last 34 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1980.Performance in the Central African Republic

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Inflation calculator for the Central African Republic

Enter any amount, an initial year and an end year here. You will then be issued with the amount that arose from the original amount after inflation. Example: 1000 Franc in 1981 corresponds to an amount of 5,080.30 Franc at the beginning of 2016 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in the Central African Republic

Inflation rates in the Central African Republic

JahrCentral African RepublicØ European Union
1981-0.03 %11.82 %
198213.30 %9.47 %
198314.61 %8.52 %
19842.54 %7.37 %
198510.42 %5.61 %
19862.25 %3.55 %
1987-6.99 %4.07 %
1988-3.96 %4.35 %
19890.69 %6.01 %
1990-0.01 %6.30 %
1991-2.76 %5.93 %
1992-1.03 %5.60 %
1993-2.92 %4.79 %
199424.57 %4.71 %
199519.19 %4.32 %
19963.72 %3.31 %
19971.61 %2.72 %
1998-1.89 %2.40 %
1999-1.41 %2.15 %
20003.20 %3.10 %
20013.83 %3.15 %
20022.33 %2.31 %
20034.13 %2.08 %
2004-2.07 %2.26 %
20052.88 %2.47 %
20066.70 %2.60 %
20070.93 %2.48 %
20089.27 %4.16 %
20093.52 %0.93 %
20101.49 %1.53 %
20111.30 %3.29 %
20125.77 %2.66 %
20131.50 %1.22 %
201425.28 %0.20 %
201537.14 %-0.06 %