Development of inflation rates in Afghanistan

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Afghanistan moved over the past 12 years between -6.8% and 26.4%. For 2017, an inflation rate of 5.0% was calculated.

During the observation period from 2005 to 2017, the average inflation rate was 7.4% per year. Overall, the price increase was 129.22 %. An item that cost 100 Afghani in 2005 was so charged 229.22 Afghani in the beginning of 2018.

In only a few countries negative inflation rates are achieved. This means that the general price level is declining and consumer prices get cheaper. This case is called deflation.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 12 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 2004.Performance in Afghanistan

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Inflation calculator for Afghanistan

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 Afghani in 2005 corresponds to an amount of 2,292.24 Afghani at the beginning of 2018 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Afghanistan

Inflation rates in Afghanistan

JahrAfghanistanØ European Union
200512.69 %2.47 %
20066.78 %2.60 %
20078.68 %2.48 %
200826.42 %4.16 %
2009-6.81 %0.93 %
20102.18 %1.53 %
201111.80 %3.29 %
20126.44 %2.66 %
20137.39 %1.22 %
20144.67 %0.20 %
2015-0.66 %-0.06 %
20164.38 %0.18 %
20174.98 %1.43 %