Development of inflation rates in South Sudan
The inflation rate for consumer prices in South Sudan moved over the past 8 years between 0.0% and 379.8%. For 2017, an inflation rate of 187.9% was calculated.
During the observation period from 2009 to 2017, the average inflation rate was 90.1%
per year. Overall, the price increase was 4,769.47 %. An item that cost 100 Pound in 2009 was so charged 4,869.47 Pound in the beginning of 2018.
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.Back to overview: South Sudan