Development of inflation rates in Norway

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Norway moved over the past 39 years between 0.5% and 13.6%. For 2018, an inflation rate of 2.8% was calculated.

During the observation period from 1979 to 2018, the average inflation rate was 3.9% per year. Overall, the price increase was 337.58 %. An item that cost 100 Kronen in 1979 was so charged 437.58 Kronen in the beginning of 2019.

In only a very few countries, the price increase is that high. The rate of 13.6% in 1981 means, that compared to the previous year all prices have been increased by an average of 13.6%. In comparison to other countries, the drastic price increases are no longer on average. Usually this is a sign of political and economic turmoil.

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Performance over the last 39 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 1978.Performance in Norway

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Inflation calculator for Norway

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 4,375.82 Kronen at the beginning of 2019 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Norway

Inflation rates in Norway

JahrNorwayØ European Union
19794.51 %8.98 %
198010.88 %13.52 %
198113.64 %11.82 %
198211.34 %9.47 %
19838.47 %8.52 %
19846.22 %7.37 %
19855.71 %5.61 %
19867.18 %3.55 %
19878.72 %4.07 %
19886.68 %4.35 %
19894.55 %6.01 %
19904.13 %6.30 %
19913.44 %5.93 %
19922.33 %5.60 %
19932.29 %4.79 %
19941.38 %4.71 %
19952.46 %4.32 %
19961.26 %3.31 %
19972.57 %2.72 %
19982.25 %2.40 %
19992.37 %2.15 %
20003.09 %3.10 %
20013.00 %3.15 %
20021.29 %2.31 %
20032.49 %2.08 %
20040.45 %2.26 %
20051.53 %2.47 %
20062.33 %2.60 %
20070.71 %2.48 %
20083.75 %4.16 %
20092.20 %1.02 %
20102.42 %1.53 %
20111.28 %3.33 %
20120.70 %2.66 %
20132.12 %1.40 %
20142.04 %0.24 %
20152.17 %-0.05 %
20163.55 %0.25 %
20171.88 %1.51 %
20182.76 %1.81 %