Development of inflation rates in the Dominican Republic

The inflation rate for consumer prices in the Dominican Republic moved over the past 40 years between 0.8% and 51.5%. For 2019, an inflation rate of 1.8% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2019, the average inflation rate was 13.5% per year. Overall, the price increase was 11,526.65 %. An item that cost 100 Peso in 1979 was so charged 11,626.65 Peso in the beginning of 2020.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 51.5% in 2004 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 51.5%. 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 40 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in the Dominican Republic

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Inflation calculator for the Dominican Republic

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 Peso in 1979 corresponds to an amount of 116,266.47 Peso at the beginning of 2020 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in the Dominican Republic

Inflation rates in the Dominican Republic

JahrDominican RepublicØ European Union
19799.17 %8.98 %
198016.75 %13.52 %
19817.51 %11.82 %
19827.65 %9.47 %
19835.63 %8.52 %
198420.15 %7.37 %
198545.34 %5.61 %
19867.64 %3.55 %
198713.55 %4.07 %
198843.86 %4.35 %
198940.66 %6.01 %
199050.46 %6.30 %
199147.08 %5.93 %
19924.26 %5.60 %
19935.25 %4.79 %
19948.26 %4.71 %
199512.54 %4.32 %
19965.40 %3.31 %
19978.30 %2.72 %
19984.83 %2.40 %
19996.47 %2.15 %
20007.72 %3.10 %
20018.88 %3.15 %
20025.22 %2.31 %
200327.45 %2.08 %
200451.46 %2.26 %
20054.19 %2.47 %
20067.57 %2.60 %
20076.14 %2.48 %
200810.64 %4.16 %
20091.44 %0.93 %
20106.33 %1.53 %
20118.46 %3.29 %
20123.69 %2.66 %
20134.83 %1.22 %
20143.00 %0.20 %
20150.84 %-0.06 %
20161.61 %0.18 %
20173.28 %1.43 %
20183.56 %1.74 %
20191.81 %1.63 %