Development of inflation rates in Tajikistan
The inflation rate for consumer prices in Tajikistan moved over the past 15 years between 5.0% and 38.6%. For 2016, an inflation rate of 6.0% was calculated.
During the observation period from 2001 to 2016, the average inflation rate was 11.9%
per year. Overall, the price increase was 423.94 %. An item that cost 100 Somoni in 2001 was so charged 523.94 Somoni in the beginning of 2017.
In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 38.6% in 2001 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 38.6%. In comparison to other countries, the drastic price increases are no longer on average. Usually this is a sign of political and economic turmoil.Back to overview: Tajikistan