Development of inflation rates in France

The inflation rate in Germany moved over the past years between 0.0% and 13.5%. For 2016, an inflation rate of 0.2% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1980 to 2016, the average inflation rate was 3.3% per year. Overall, the price increase was 210.77 %. An item that cost 100 Euro in 1979 was 2016 so charged 310.77 Euro.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 13.5% in 1980 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 13.5%. 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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Inflation developments of the past 36 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1979.



      France       European Union


JahrFranceØ European Union
198013.54 %13.52 %
198113.33 %12.01 %
198211.98 %9.57 %
19839.46 %8.67 %
19847.67 %7.67 %
19855.83 %5.83 %
19862.54 %3.72 %
19873.29 %3.99 %
19882.70 %4.55 %
19893.50 %5.73 %
19903.38 %6.30 %
19913.22 %5.94 %
19922.37 %5.08 %
19932.11 %4.61 %
19941.66 %4.71 %
19951.78 %4.27 %
19962.00 %3.34 %
19971.22 %2.65 %
19980.60 %2.41 %
19990.53 %2.17 %
20001.70 %3.16 %
20011.63 %3.15 %
20021.92 %2.31 %
20032.11 %2.10 %
20042.13 %2.26 %
20051.74 %2.48 %
20061.68 %2.60 %
20071.49 %2.63 %
20082.81 %4.20 %
20090.09 %0.95 %
20101.53 %1.67 %
20112.12 %3.31 %
20121.96 %2.72 %
20130.86 %1.39 %
20140.51 %0.22 %
20150.04 %-0.06 %
20160.18 %0.22 %