Development of inflation rates on the Maldives

The inflation rate for consumer prices on the Maldives moved over the past 39 years between -23.8% and 23.8%. For 2019, an inflation rate of 0.2% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1980 to 2019, the average inflation rate was 4.9% per year. Overall, the price increase was 470.32 %. An item that cost 100 Rufiyaa in 1980 was so charged 570.32 Rufiyaa in the beginning of 2020.

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 39 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1979.Performance on the Maldives

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Inflation calculator for the Maldives

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 Rufiyaa in 1980 corresponds to an amount of 5,703.16 Rufiyaa at the beginning of 2020 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods on the Maldives

Inflation rates on the Maldives

JahrMaldivesØ European Union
198023.76 %13.52 %
198123.70 %11.82 %
198221.99 %9.47 %
1989-23.82 %6.01 %
19903.62 %6.30 %
199114.73 %5.93 %
199216.85 %5.60 %
199320.13 %4.79 %
19943.39 %4.71 %
19955.49 %4.32 %
19966.24 %3.31 %
19977.57 %2.72 %
1998-1.40 %2.40 %
19992.95 %2.15 %
2000-1.17 %3.10 %
20010.67 %3.15 %
20024.18 %2.31 %
2003-1.26 %2.08 %
2004-1.69 %2.26 %
20051.30 %2.47 %
20062.74 %2.60 %
20076.79 %2.48 %
200812.04 %4.16 %
20094.53 %0.93 %
20106.15 %1.53 %
201111.27 %3.29 %
201210.88 %2.66 %
20133.81 %1.22 %
20142.12 %0.20 %
20150.95 %-0.06 %
20160.50 %0.18 %
20172.82 %1.43 %
2018-0.13 %1.74 %
20190.22 %1.63 %