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The map shows the indicator: Inflation rate. The data are for the different sovereign countries of the world.
Data source: IMF. The data correspond to the last date of registration provided by the source.
Color of the map for the indicator: Inflation rate.
Color of the countries with the lowest data: light red.
Color of the countries with the highest data: dark red.
Other information available for this indicator : Inflation rate.
You will eventually find a ranking of the best and lowest records for sovereign countries. You can download the data per country in CSV format or view it below the article.
Definition (source the Wikipedia):
In economics, inflation is a sustained increase in the general price level of goods and services in an economy over a period of time. When the price level rises, each unit of currency buys fewer goods and services. Consequently, inflation reflects a reduction in the purchasing power per unit of money – a loss of real value in the medium of exchange and unit of account within the economy. A chief measure of price inflation is the inflation rate, the annualized percentage change in a general price index (normally the consumer price index) over time.
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Asia : Ranking of statistics – Inflation rate
The 5 highest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 1980 :
1 - Turkmenistan - Inflation rate was 3,102.40 % in 1993
2 - Tajikistan - Inflation rate was 2,600.72 % in 1993
3 - Uzbekistan - Inflation rate was 1,568.33 % in 1994
4 - Kyrgyzstan - Inflation rate was 1,086.19 % in 1993
5 - Vietnam - Inflation rate was 453.54 % in 1986
The 5 lowest records for sovereign countries (1 per country) since 1980 :
1 - Cambodia - Inflation rate was -31.25 % in 1987
2 - Laos - Inflation rate was -26.32 % in 1990
3 - Afghanistan - Inflation rate was -6.81 % in 2009
4 - Turkmenistan - Inflation rate was -2.67 % in 2009
5 - Brunei - Inflation rate was -2.29 % in 2002
Asia : Data table - Inflation rate
You can download data from the table in CSV format by clicking on the link on the right for the indicator : Inflation rate
By clicking on a country, you will be redirected to the page with the evolution of the latter for the indicator : Inflation rate
|Ranking||Country||Data||Date of information|
|11||Papua New Guinea||6.00||2015|