Which Country Suffers the Most from Rising Prices?

Inflation, CPI (Average) (%), 2017 or latest
Economy | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 175 countries in 2022, Uzbekistan ranked the highest in average inflation measured by CPI with 653% followed by South Korea and Dem. Republic of the Congo. On the other end of the scale was Congo with -0.448%, Brunei with -0.183% and Rwanda with -0.155%.

Average average inflation measured by CPI reached 3.61% in 2022 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.277 % more than in the previous year and 98.9 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average average inflation measured by CPI reached an all time high of 11.3% in 1979 and an all time low of 0.016% in 2015. The average annual growth amounted to 7.99 % since 1960.

Data for more countries are available at Inflation, CPI (Average) indicator page.