Bahrain Inflation Rate 1966-2024

Inflation as measured by the consumer price index 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. The Laspeyres formula is generally used.
  • Bahrain inflation rate for 2022 was 3.63%, a 4.23% increase from 2021.
  • Bahrain inflation rate for 2021 was -0.61%, a 1.71% increase from 2020.
  • Bahrain inflation rate for 2020 was -2.32%, a 3.32% decline from 2019.
  • Bahrain inflation rate for 2019 was 1.01%, a 1.08% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Lithuania 19.71%
Estonia 19.40%
Latvia 17.31%
Czech Republic 15.10%
Hungary 14.61%
Poland 14.43%
Slovak Republic 12.77%
Palau 12.35%
Chile 11.64%
Croatia 10.78%
Netherlands 10.00%
Greece 9.65%
Belgium 9.60%
Uruguay 9.10%
Slovenia 8.83%
Austria 8.55%
Cyprus 8.40%
Spain 8.39%
Sweden 8.37%
Iceland 8.31%
Italy 8.20%
United States 8.00%
United Kingdom 7.92%
Portugal 7.83%
Ireland 7.81%
Denmark 7.70%
Antigua and Barbuda 7.53%
New Zealand 7.17%
Finland 7.12%
Germany 6.87%
Canada 6.80%
Australia 6.59%
Luxembourg 6.34%
Malta 6.15%
Singapore 6.12%
Norway 5.76%
Bahamas 5.61%
France 5.22%
South Korea 5.09%
Qatar 5.00%
UAE 4.83%
Israel 4.39%
Brunei 3.68%
Bahrain 3.63%
Panama 2.86%
Switzerland 2.84%
Oman 2.81%
St. Kitts and Nevis 2.67%
Japan 2.50%
Saudi Arabia 2.47%
Hong Kong 1.88%
Macao 1.05%
Bahrain Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 3.63% 4.23%
2021 -0.61% 1.71%
2020 -2.32% -3.32%
2019 1.01% -1.08%
2018 2.09% 0.70%
2017 1.39% -1.40%
2016 2.79% 0.94%
2015 1.85% -0.80%
2014 2.65% -0.65%
2013 3.30% 0.54%
2012 2.76% 3.16%
2011 -0.40% -2.36%
2010 1.96% -0.83%
2009 2.80% -0.73%
2008 3.53% 0.27%
2007 3.26% 1.25%
2006 2.01% -0.58%
2005 2.59% 0.23%
2004 2.35% 0.76%
2003 1.59% 2.09%
2002 -0.50% 0.71%
2001 -1.21% -0.50%
2000 -0.70% 0.58%
1999 -1.29% -0.92%
1998 -0.37% -2.80%
1997 2.43% 2.88%
1996 -0.45% -3.16%
1995 2.70% 1.89%
1994 0.82% -1.72%
1993 2.54% 2.71%
1992 -0.17% -0.94%
1991 0.76% -0.16%
1990 0.93% -0.56%
1989 1.49% 1.18%
1988 0.30% 2.05%
1987 -1.75% 0.55%
1986 -2.30% 0.34%
1985 -2.64% -2.96%
1984 0.32% -2.65%
1983 2.97% -5.91%
1982 8.89% -2.46%
1981 11.34% 7.48%
1980 3.87% 1.66%
1979 2.21% -13.58%
1978 15.79% -1.95%
1977 17.73% -4.76%
1976 22.50% 6.34%
1975 16.16% -8.23%
1974 24.39% 10.06%
1973 14.33% 9.24%
1972 5.09% -0.70%
1971 5.79% 4.16%
1970 1.63% 1.82%
1969 -0.19% -3.45%
1968 3.26% -1.00%
1967 4.26% 2.12%
1966 2.13% 2.12%