Development of inflation rates in Syria

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Syria moved over the past 33 years between -3.8% and 59.5%. For 2012, an inflation rate of 36.7% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2012, the average inflation rate was 12.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 3,721.69 %. An item that cost 100 Pound in 1979 was so charged 3,821.69 Pound in the beginning of 2013.

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 33 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in Syria

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Inflation calculator for Syria

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 Pound in 1979 corresponds to an amount of 38,216.91 Pound at the beginning of 2013 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Syria

Inflation rates in Syria

JahrSyriaØ European Union
19794.55 %8.98 %
198019.30 %13.52 %
198118.39 %11.82 %
198214.30 %9.47 %
19836.13 %8.52 %
19849.23 %7.37 %
198517.25 %5.61 %
198636.06 %3.55 %
198759.48 %4.07 %
198834.56 %4.35 %
198911.40 %6.01 %
199019.40 %6.30 %
19919.00 %5.93 %
199211.01 %5.60 %
199313.22 %4.79 %
199415.33 %4.71 %
19957.98 %4.32 %
19968.25 %3.31 %
19971.89 %2.72 %
1998-0.80 %2.40 %
1999-3.70 %2.15 %
2000-3.85 %3.10 %
20013.00 %3.15 %
2002-0.13 %2.31 %
20035.80 %2.08 %
20044.43 %2.26 %
20057.24 %2.47 %
200610.02 %2.60 %
20073.91 %2.48 %
200815.75 %4.16 %
20092.92 %1.02 %
20104.40 %1.53 %
20114.75 %3.33 %
201236.70 %2.66 %