Average inflation measured by CPI reached 51.0 % in 2019 in Sudan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 19.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, average inflation measured by CPI in Sudan reached an all time high of 124 % in 1991 and an all time low of -10.0 % in 1968. When compared to Sudan's main peers, average inflation measured by CPI in Chad amounted to -0.972 %, 13.9 % in Egypt, 15.8 % in Ethiopia and 51.2 % in South Sudan in 2019.
Sudan has been ranked 5th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of average inflation measured by CPI, 15 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.