Average inflation measured by CPI reached 9.47 % in 2019 in Guinea, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.61 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, average inflation measured by CPI in Guinea reached an all time high of 64.7 % in 1986 and an all time low of 1.94 % in 1997. When compared to Guinea's main peers, average inflation measured by CPI in Liberia amounted to 27.0 %, -2.89 % in Mali, 1.02 % in Senegal and 14.8 % in Sierra Leone in 2019.
Guinea has been ranked 18th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of average inflation measured by CPI, 47 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Inflation as measured by the consumer price index (CPI) reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly.