Development of inflation rates in Denmark

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Denmark moved over the past 40 years between 0.2% and 12.3%. For 2019, an inflation rate of 0.8% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2019, the average inflation rate was 3.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 264.69 %. An item that cost 100 Kronen in 1979 was so charged 364.69 Kronen in the beginning of 2020.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 12.3% in 1980 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 12.3%. 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 40 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in Denmark

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Inflation calculator for Denmark

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 Kronen in 1979 corresponds to an amount of 3,646.87 Kronen at the beginning of 2020 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Denmark

Inflation rates in Denmark

JahrDenmarkØ European Union
19799.61 %8.98 %
198012.31 %13.52 %
198111.77 %11.82 %
198210.12 %9.47 %
19836.91 %8.52 %
19846.29 %7.37 %
19854.68 %5.61 %
19863.68 %3.55 %
19874.02 %4.07 %
19884.54 %4.35 %
19894.77 %6.01 %
19902.64 %6.30 %
19912.40 %5.93 %
19922.10 %5.60 %
19931.26 %4.79 %
19941.99 %4.71 %
19952.08 %4.32 %
19962.13 %3.31 %
19972.18 %2.72 %
19981.85 %2.40 %
19992.50 %2.15 %
20002.90 %3.10 %
20012.34 %3.15 %
20022.42 %2.31 %
20032.08 %2.08 %
20041.15 %2.26 %
20051.82 %2.47 %
20061.92 %2.60 %
20071.69 %2.48 %
20083.42 %4.16 %
20091.30 %0.93 %
20102.31 %1.53 %
20112.76 %3.29 %
20122.40 %2.66 %
20130.79 %1.22 %
20140.56 %0.20 %
20150.45 %-0.06 %
20160.25 %0.18 %
20171.15 %1.43 %
20180.81 %1.74 %
20190.76 %1.63 %