Development of inflation rates in Brazil

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Brazil moved over the past 37 years between 3.2% and 2,947.7%. For 2018, an inflation rate of 3.7% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1981 to 2018, the average inflation rate was 317.5% per year. Overall, the price increase was 45,176,934,208,928.25 %. An item that cost 100 Real in 1981 was so charged 45,176,934,209,028.25 Real in the beginning of 2019.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 2,947.7% in 1990 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 2,947.7%. 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 37 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1980.Performance in Brazil

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Inflation calculator for Brazil

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 Real in 1981 corresponds to an amount of 451,769,342,090,282.50 Real at the beginning of 2019 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Brazil

Inflation rates in Brazil

JahrBrazilØ European Union
1981101.73 %11.82 %
1982100.54 %9.47 %
1983135.03 %8.52 %
1984192.12 %7.37 %
1985225.99 %5.61 %
1986147.14 %3.55 %
1987228.34 %4.07 %
1988629.11 %4.35 %
19891,430.73 %6.01 %
19902,947.73 %6.30 %
1991432.79 %5.93 %
1992951.96 %5.60 %
19931,927.38 %4.79 %
19942,075.89 %4.71 %
199566.01 %4.32 %
199615.76 %3.31 %
19976.93 %2.72 %
19983.20 %2.40 %
19994.86 %2.15 %
20007.04 %3.10 %
20016.84 %3.15 %
20028.45 %2.31 %
200314.71 %2.08 %
20046.60 %2.26 %
20056.87 %2.47 %
20064.18 %2.60 %
20073.64 %2.48 %
20085.68 %4.16 %
20094.89 %1.02 %
20105.04 %1.53 %
20116.64 %3.33 %
20125.40 %2.66 %
20136.20 %1.40 %
20146.33 %0.24 %
20159.03 %-0.05 %
20168.74 %0.25 %
20173.45 %1.51 %
20183.66 %1.81 %