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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Economy > Consumer price index

DEFINITION: Consumer price index reflects changes in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a fixed basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used.
2000 = 100.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Venezuela 254.96% 2005
2 Haiti 248.29% 2005
3 Suriname 238.04% 2005
4 Dominican Republic 230.43% 2005
5 Ecuador 175.86% 2005
6 Costa Rica 169.85% 2005
7 Jamaica 165.58% 2005
8 Uruguay 162.28% 2005
9 Argentina 161.72% 2005
10 Brazil 151.42% 2005
11 Paraguay 150.87% 2005
12 Honduras 149.6% 2005
13 Guatemala 142.8% 2005
14 Nicaragua 139.3% 2005
15 Colombia 136.85% 2005
16 Guyana 127.53% 2005
17 Mexico 127.15% 2005
18 Trinidad and Tobago 126.49% 2005
19 El Salvador 118.02% 2005
20 Aruba 116.79% 2005
21 Bolivia 116.63% 2005
22 Chile 113.65% 2005
23 Belize 113.34% 2005
24 Barbados 112.26% 2005
25 Saint Lucia 111.99% 2005
26 Saint Kitts and Nevis 110.98% 2005
27 Peru 110.06% 2005
28 The Bahamas 109.63% 2005
29 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 108.81% 2005
30 Dominica 107.69% 2005
31 Panama 105.14% 2005
32 Grenada 102.76% 2002
33 Antigua and Barbuda 100% 1985

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Consumer price index. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Economy/Consumer-price-index

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Economy > Consumer price index

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Interesting observations about Economy > Consumer price index

  • Angola ranked first for consumer price index amongst Hot countries in 2005.
  • Zimbabwe ranked first for consumer price index amongst Former British colonies in 2002.
  • Turkey ranked first for consumer price index amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • Romania ranked first for consumer price index amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Lebanon ranked first for consumer price index amongst Muslim countries in 1994.
  • Slovakia ranked first for consumer price index amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
  • Belarus ranked first for consumer price index amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo ranked second for consumer price index amongst Christian countries in 2005.
  • Venezuela ranked first for consumer price index amongst Catholic countries in 2005.
  • United States ranked first for consumer price index amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2005.
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