Development of inflation rates in Peru

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Peru moved over the past 40 years between 0.2% and 7,481.7%. For 2019, an inflation rate of 2.1% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2019, the average inflation rate was 325.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 24,852,352,507.37 %. An item that cost 100 Sol in 1979 was so charged 24,852,352,607.37 Sol in the beginning of 2020.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 7,481.7% in 1990 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 7,481.7%. 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 40 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in Peru

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Inflation calculator for Peru

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 Sol in 1979 corresponds to an amount of 248,523,526,073.70 Sol at the beginning of 2020 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Peru

Inflation rates in Peru

JahrPeruØ European Union
197966.69 %8.98 %
198059.15 %13.52 %
198175.43 %11.82 %
198264.45 %9.47 %
1983111.15 %8.52 %
1984110.21 %7.37 %
1985163.40 %5.61 %
198677.92 %3.55 %
198785.82 %4.07 %
1988667.02 %4.35 %
19893,398.68 %6.01 %
19907,481.66 %6.30 %
1991409.53 %5.93 %
199273.53 %5.60 %
199348.58 %4.79 %
199423.74 %4.71 %
199511.13 %4.32 %
199611.54 %3.31 %
19978.56 %2.72 %
19987.25 %2.40 %
19993.47 %2.15 %
20003.76 %3.10 %
20011.98 %3.15 %
20020.19 %2.31 %
20032.26 %2.08 %
20043.66 %2.26 %
20051.62 %2.47 %
20062.00 %2.60 %
20071.78 %2.48 %
20085.79 %4.16 %
20092.94 %0.93 %
20101.53 %1.53 %
20113.37 %3.29 %
20123.66 %2.66 %
20132.81 %1.22 %
20143.24 %0.20 %
20153.55 %-0.06 %
20163.59 %0.18 %
20172.80 %1.43 %
20181.32 %1.74 %
20192.14 %1.63 %