Inflation, CPI (Average) rose 22.5% to 4.65% in Tanzania in 2019

Inflation, CPI (Average) (%), 2019
Economy | Tanzania | June 1, 2020
$2.99
Excel Sheet

Average inflation measured by CPI rose 22.5% to 4.65% in Tanzania in 2019, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, average inflation measured by CPI in Tanzania reached an all time high of 4.65% in 2019 and an all time low of 0.035% in 1970. When compared to Tanzania's main peers, average inflation measured by CPI in Kenya amounted to 5.58%, 5.68% in Mozambique, 4.21% in Uganda and 8.25% in Zambia in 2019.

Tanzania has been ranked 56th within the group of 172 countries we follow in terms of average inflation measured by CPI, 37 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Inflation, CPI (Average) Unit 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Angola % 0.317% 20.5% 15.8% 10.9% 8.90%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 41.5% 23.0% 13.5% 6.70% 5.30%
Ethiopia % 0.098% 12.7% 9.46% 8.00% 8.00%
Kenya % 0.080% 5.04% 5.58% 5.00% 5.00%
Malawi % 0.115% 9.19% 8.36% 7.53% 6.43%
Mozambique % 15.3% 5.97% 5.68% 5.23% 5.00%
Rwanda % 0.083% 3.27% 5.50% 5.75% 5.25%
Somalia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
South Africa % 0.052% 4.78% 5.27% 5.38% 5.50%
South Sudan % 1.88% 106% 91.4% 72.2% 61.3%
Tanzania % 0.053% 3.80% 4.65% 5.00% 5.00%
Uganda % 0.052% 3.83% 4.21% 4.72% 4.91%
Zambia % 0.066% 8.49% 8.25% 8.00% 8.00%
Zimbabwe % 0.009% 3.87% 9.65% 8.70% 6.50%