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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 Angola 1,845.91% 2005
2 Democratic Republic of the Congo 813.59% 2005
3 Zimbabwe 424.26% 2002
4 Zambia 251.45% 2005
5 Ghana 250.62% 2005
6 Nigeria 207.54% 2005
7 Malawi 198.4% 2005
8 Mozambique 174.41% 2005
9 Madagascar 165.17% 2005
10 The Gambia 156.39% 2005
11 Burundi 146.11% 2005
12 Kenya 145.79% 2005
13 Sudan 145.21% 2005
14 Mauritania 141.57% 2005
15 Lesotho 140.15% 2005
16 Swaziland 138% 2005
17 Rwanda 137.95% 2005
18 Sierra Leone 135.93% 2005
19 Equatorial Guinea 130.98% 2004
20 Liberia 130.64% 1989
21 South Africa 128.05% 2005
22 Ethiopia 126.59% 2005
23 Djibouti 122.98% 1987
24 Uganda 122.51% 2005
25 Mauritius 121.49% 2005
26 Tanzania 119.45% 2005
27 Chad 118.65% 2005
28 Cote d'Ivoire 117.11% 2005
29 Botswana 116.83% 2005
30 Burkina Faso 116.03% 2005
31 Benin 114.96% 2005
32 Seychelles 114.9% 2005
33 Namibia 114.12% 2005
34 Togo 113.73% 2005
35 Niger 113.5% 2005
36 Mali 112.37% 2005
37 Central African Republic 111.49% 2005
38 Cameroon 110.48% 2005
39 Senegal 107.68% 2005
40 Guinea-Bissau 107.39% 2005
41 Cape Verde 104.97% 2005
42 Gabon 104.86% 2005

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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Consumer-price-index

Sub-Saharan Africa 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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