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Development of inflation rates in Zimbabwe

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Zimbabwe moved over the past 38 years between -2.4% and 24,411.0%. For 2018, an inflation rate of 10.6% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1980 to 2018, the average inflation rate was 716.6% per year. Overall, the price increase was 7,459,874,997.13 %. An item that cost 100 Dollar in 1980 was so charged 7,459,875,097.13 Dollar in the beginning of 2019.

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 38 years compared to the US

Performance based on 100% in 1979.Performance in Zimbabwe

      Zimbabwe       USA


Inflation calculator for Zimbabwe

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 Dollar in 1980 corresponds to an amount of 74,598,750,971.29 Dollar at the beginning of 2019 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Zimbabwe

Performance in Zimbabwe

      Zimbabwe       USA


JahrZimbabweØ USAØ World
201810.62 %2.44 %2.44 %
20170.89 %2.13 %2.18 %
2016-1.54 %1.26 %1.50 %
2015-2.43 %0.12 %1.43 %
2014-0.20 %1.62 %2.35 %
20131.63 %1.46 %2.59 %
20123.73 %2.07 %3.69 %
20113.47 %3.16 %4.81 %
20103.03 %1.64 %3.33 %
200724,411.03 %2.85 %4.83 %
20061,096.68 %3.23 %4.22 %
2005302.12 %3.39 %4.08 %
2004282.38 %2.68 %3.36 %
2003431.70 %2.27 %3.03 %
2002140.06 %1.59 %2.83 %
200176.71 %2.83 %3.84 %
200055.87 %3.38 %3.43 %
199958.52 %2.19 %3.16 %
199831.82 %1.55 %5.19 %
199718.74 %2.34 %5.42 %
199621.43 %2.93 %6.68 %
199522.59 %2.81 %9.08 %
199422.26 %2.61 %10.32 %
199327.59 %2.95 %6.78 %
199242.06 %3.03 %7.54 %
199123.34 %4.23 %8.97 %
199017.36 %5.40 %8.13 %
198912.88 %4.83 %7.00 %
19887.42 %4.08 %7.15 %
198712.47 %3.66 %5.66 %
198614.33 %1.90 %5.78 %
19858.49 %3.55 %6.81 %
198420.15 %4.30 %8.22 %
198323.12 %3.21 %8.87 %
198210.63 %6.13 %10.26 %
198113.15 %10.33 %12.48 %
19805.40 %13.55 %13.98 %