Development of inflation rates in Nicaragua

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Nicaragua moved over the past 39 years between 3.5% and 10,205.0%. For 2019, an inflation rate of 5.4% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1980 to 2019, the average inflation rate was 708.1% per year. Overall, the price increase was 11,197,184,584,596.52 %. An item that cost 100 Oro in 1980 was so charged 11,197,184,584,696.52 Oro in the beginning of 2020.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 10,205.0% in 1988 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 10,205.0%. 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 39 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1979.Performance in Nicaragua

      Nicaragua       European Union


Inflation calculator for Nicaragua

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 Oro in 1980 corresponds to an amount of 111,971,845,846,965.19 Oro at the beginning of 2020 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Nicaragua

Inflation rates in Nicaragua

JahrNicaraguaØ European Union
198035.30 %13.52 %
198123.87 %11.82 %
198224.79 %9.47 %
198331.07 %8.52 %
198435.44 %7.37 %
1985219.47 %5.61 %
1986681.42 %3.55 %
1987911.93 %4.07 %
198810,205.03 %4.35 %
19894,770.19 %6.01 %
19907,485.49 %6.30 %
19912,945.09 %5.93 %
199223.67 %5.60 %
199320.40 %4.79 %
19946.71 %4.71 %
199510.94 %4.32 %
199611.62 %3.31 %
19979.22 %2.72 %
199813.04 %2.40 %
199911.22 %2.15 %
20007.07 %3.10 %
20015.99 %3.15 %
20023.75 %2.31 %
20035.30 %2.08 %
20048.47 %2.26 %
20059.60 %2.47 %
20069.14 %2.60 %
200711.13 %2.48 %
200819.83 %4.16 %
20093.69 %0.93 %
20105.46 %1.53 %
20118.08 %3.29 %
20127.19 %2.66 %
20137.14 %1.22 %
20146.04 %0.20 %
20154.00 %-0.06 %
20163.52 %0.18 %
20173.85 %1.43 %
20184.95 %1.74 %
20195.38 %1.63 %