Development of inflation rates in Mozambique

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Mozambique moved over the past 29 years between 1.5% and 63.2%. For 2017, an inflation rate of 15.1% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1988 to 2017, the average inflation rate was 21.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 19,493.12 %. An item that cost 100 Metical in 1988 was so charged 19,593.12 Metical in the beginning of 2018.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 63.2% in 1994 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 63.2%. 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 29 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1987.Performance in Mozambique

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Mozambique

Inflation rates in Mozambique

JahrMozambiqueØ European Union
198850.14 %4.22 %
198940.15 %5.72 %
199047.01 %6.30 %
199132.93 %5.93 %
199245.49 %5.60 %
199342.20 %4.79 %
199463.18 %4.71 %
199554.43 %4.32 %
199648.49 %3.31 %
19977.37 %2.72 %
19981.48 %2.40 %
19992.86 %2.15 %
200012.72 %3.10 %
20019.05 %3.15 %
200216.78 %2.31 %
200313.43 %2.08 %
200412.66 %2.26 %
20057.17 %2.47 %
200613.24 %2.60 %
20078.16 %2.48 %
200814.50 %4.16 %
20093.79 %0.93 %
201012.43 %1.67 %
201111.17 %3.31 %
20122.60 %2.63 %
20134.26 %1.31 %
20142.56 %0.22 %
20153.55 %-0.05 %
201617.42 %0.22 %
201715.11 %1.58 %