Development of inflation rates in Palau

The inflation rate for consumer prices in Palau moved over the past 15 years between -1.3% and 12.0%. For 2017, an inflation rate of 1.3% was calculated.

During the observation period from 2002 to 2017, the average inflation rate was 3.2% per year. Overall, the price increase was 59.53 %. An item that cost 100 Dollar in 2002 was so charged 159.53 Dollar in the beginning of 2018.

In only a few countries negative inflation rates are achieved. This means that the general price level is declining and consumer prices get cheaper. This case is called deflation.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 15 years compared to the European Union

Performance based on 100% in 2001.Performance in Palau

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Inflation calculator for Palau

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 Dollar in 2002 corresponds to an amount of 1,595.32 Dollar at the beginning of 2018 due to inflation.

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Development of inflation rates for consumer goods in Palau

Inflation rates in Palau

JahrPalauØ European Union
2002-1.30 %2.31 %
20030.92 %2.08 %
20044.96 %2.26 %
20053.95 %2.47 %
20064.43 %2.60 %
20073.24 %2.48 %
200811.97 %4.16 %
20091.44 %0.93 %
20101.44 %1.53 %
20114.67 %3.29 %
20123.61 %2.66 %
20133.35 %1.22 %
20144.19 %0.20 %
20150.95 %-0.06 %
2016-1.04 %0.18 %
20171.28 %1.43 %