Development of inflation rates in Yemen

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Yemen moved over the past 23 years between 2.2% and 55.1%. For 2014, an inflation rate of 8.1% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1991 to 2014, the average inflation rate was 18.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 3,998.73 %. An item that cost 100 Rial in 1991 was so charged 4,098.73 Rial in the beginning of 2015.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 55.1% in 1995 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 55.1%. 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 23 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1990.Performance in Yemen

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Inflation calculator for Yemen

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 Rial in 1991 corresponds to an amount of 40,987.31 Rial at the beginning of 2015 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Yemen

Inflation rates in Yemen

JahrYemenØ European Union
199136.00 %5.93 %
199229.41 %5.60 %
199335.75 %4.79 %
199449.39 %4.71 %
199555.08 %4.32 %
199630.73 %3.31 %
19972.18 %2.72 %
19985.98 %2.40 %
19998.66 %2.15 %
20004.59 %3.10 %
200111.91 %3.15 %
200212.24 %2.31 %
200310.83 %2.08 %
200412.52 %2.26 %
200511.81 %2.47 %
200610.84 %2.60 %
20077.91 %2.48 %
200818.98 %4.16 %
20095.41 %0.93 %
201011.17 %1.53 %
201119.54 %3.29 %
20129.89 %2.66 %
201310.97 %1.22 %
20148.10 %0.20 %