Development of inflation rates in Uruguay

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Uruguay moved over the past 39 years between 4.4% and 112.5%. For 2018, an inflation rate of 7.6% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2018, the average inflation rate was 33.1% per year. Overall, the price increase was 2,744,615.33 %. An item that cost 100 Peso in 1979 was so charged 2,744,715.33 Peso in the beginning of 2019.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 112.5% in 1990 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 112.5%. 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 39 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in Uruguay

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Inflation calculator for Uruguay

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 27,447,153.29 Peso at the beginning of 2019 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Uruguay

Inflation rates in Uruguay

JahrUruguayØ European Union
197966.84 %8.98 %
198063.48 %13.52 %
198134.05 %11.82 %
198218.99 %9.47 %
198349.20 %8.52 %
198455.30 %7.37 %
198572.22 %5.61 %
198676.38 %3.55 %
198763.57 %4.07 %
198862.19 %4.35 %
198980.45 %6.01 %
1990112.53 %6.30 %
1991101.97 %5.93 %
199268.46 %5.60 %
199354.10 %4.79 %
199444.74 %4.71 %
199542.25 %4.32 %
199628.34 %3.31 %
199719.82 %2.72 %
199810.81 %2.40 %
19995.66 %2.15 %
20004.76 %3.10 %
20014.36 %3.15 %
200213.97 %2.31 %
200319.38 %2.08 %
20049.16 %2.26 %
20054.70 %2.47 %
20066.40 %2.60 %
20078.11 %2.48 %
20087.88 %4.16 %
20097.06 %1.02 %
20106.70 %1.53 %
20118.09 %3.33 %
20128.10 %2.66 %
20138.58 %1.40 %
20148.88 %0.24 %
20158.67 %-0.05 %
20169.64 %0.25 %
20176.22 %1.51 %
20187.61 %1.81 %