Development of inflation rates in Mauritania

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Mauritania moved over the past 33 years between 1.3% and 12.9%. For 2019, an inflation rate of 2.3% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1986 to 2019, the average inflation rate was 5.9% per year. Overall, the price increase was 546.17 %. An item that cost 100 Ouguiya in 1986 was so charged 646.17 Ouguiya in the beginning of 2020.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 12.9% in 1989 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 12.9%. 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 33 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1985.Performance in Mauritania

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Inflation calculator for Mauritania

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 Ouguiya in 1986 corresponds to an amount of 6,461.73 Ouguiya at the beginning of 2020 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Mauritania

Inflation rates in Mauritania

JahrMauritaniaØ European Union
19867.43 %3.55 %
19878.15 %4.07 %
19881.32 %4.35 %
198912.93 %6.01 %
19906.60 %6.30 %
19915.63 %5.93 %
199210.14 %5.60 %
19939.37 %4.79 %
19944.13 %4.71 %
19956.54 %4.32 %
19964.68 %3.31 %
19974.63 %2.72 %
19988.03 %2.40 %
19994.07 %2.15 %
20003.25 %3.10 %
20014.71 %3.15 %
20023.90 %2.31 %
20035.15 %2.08 %
200410.37 %2.26 %
200512.13 %2.47 %
20066.24 %2.60 %
20077.25 %2.48 %
20087.35 %4.16 %
20092.22 %0.93 %
20106.28 %1.53 %
20115.69 %3.29 %
20124.90 %2.66 %
20134.13 %1.22 %
20143.53 %0.20 %
20153.24 %-0.06 %
20161.49 %0.18 %
20172.28 %1.43 %
20183.05 %1.74 %
20192.30 %1.63 %