Development of inflation rates in Turkey

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Turkey moved over the past 38 years between 6.3% and 105.2%. For 2017, an inflation rate of 11.1% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2017, the average inflation rate was 42.7% per year. Overall, the price increase was 32,181,380.89 %. An item that cost 100 Lira in 1979 was so charged 32,181,480.89 Lira in the beginning of 2018.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 105.2% in 1994 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 105.2%. 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 38 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in Turkey

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Inflation calculator for Turkey

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 Lira in 1979 corresponds to an amount of 321,814,808.95 Lira at the beginning of 2018 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Turkey

Inflation rates in Turkey

JahrTurkeyØ European Union
197963.54 %8.98 %
198094.26 %13.52 %
198137.61 %11.82 %
198229.14 %9.47 %
198331.39 %8.52 %
198448.39 %7.37 %
198544.96 %5.61 %
198634.61 %3.55 %
198738.86 %4.07 %
198868.81 %4.22 %
198963.27 %5.72 %
199060.30 %6.30 %
199165.98 %5.93 %
199270.08 %5.60 %
199366.09 %4.79 %
1994105.21 %4.71 %
199589.11 %4.32 %
199680.41 %3.31 %
199785.67 %2.72 %
199884.64 %2.40 %
199964.87 %2.15 %
200054.92 %3.10 %
200154.40 %3.15 %
200244.96 %2.31 %
200321.60 %2.08 %
20048.60 %2.26 %
20058.18 %2.47 %
20069.60 %2.60 %
20078.76 %2.48 %
200810.44 %4.16 %
20096.25 %0.93 %
20108.57 %1.67 %
20116.47 %3.31 %
20128.89 %2.63 %
20137.49 %1.31 %
20148.85 %0.22 %
20157.67 %-0.05 %
20167.78 %0.22 %
201711.14 %1.47 %