Ireland Inflation Rate 1960-2022

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.
  • Ireland inflation rate for 2021 was 2.36%, a 2.69% increase from 2020.
  • Ireland inflation rate for 2020 was -0.33%, a 1.27% decline from 2019.
  • Ireland inflation rate for 2019 was 0.94%, a 0.45% increase from 2018.
  • Ireland inflation rate for 2018 was 0.49%, a 0.15% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Uruguay 7.75%
Hungary 5.11%
Poland 5.06%
United States 4.70%
Lithuania 4.68%
Estonia 4.65%
Chile 4.52%
Iceland 4.44%
New Zealand 3.94%
Czech Republic 3.84%
Norway 3.48%
Kuwait 3.42%
Canada 3.40%
Latvia 3.28%
Slovak Republic 3.15%
Germany 3.14%
Spain 3.09%
Saudi Arabia 3.06%
Bahamas 2.90%
Australia 2.86%
Austria 2.77%
Netherlands 2.68%
Palau 2.66%
Croatia 2.55%
Luxembourg 2.53%
United Kingdom 2.52%
South Korea 2.50%
Cyprus 2.45%
Belgium 2.44%
Ireland 2.36%
Singapore 2.30%
Qatar 2.30%
Finland 2.19%
Sweden 2.16%
Antigua and Barbuda 2.06%
Slovenia 1.92%
Italy 1.87%
Denmark 1.85%
Brunei 1.73%
France 1.64%
Panama 1.63%
Hong Kong 1.57%
Oman 1.55%
Malta 1.50%
Israel 1.49%
Portugal 1.27%
Greece 1.22%
St. Kitts and Nevis 1.20%
Switzerland 0.58%
Japan -0.23%
Bahrain -0.61%
Ireland Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2021 2.36% 2.69%
2020 -0.33% -1.27%
2019 0.94% 0.45%
2018 0.49% 0.15%
2017 0.34% 0.33%
2016 0.01% 0.30%
2015 -0.29% -0.47%
2014 0.18% -0.33%
2013 0.51% -1.19%
2012 1.70% -0.86%
2011 2.56% 3.48%
2010 -0.92% 3.56%
2009 -4.48% -8.54%
2008 4.06% -0.84%
2007 4.90% 0.97%
2006 3.93% 1.50%
2005 2.43% 0.23%
2004 2.20% -1.29%
2003 3.49% -1.12%
2002 4.61% -0.26%
2001 4.87% -0.72%
2000 5.59% 3.96%
1999 1.63% -0.78%
1998 2.42% 0.89%
1997 1.53% -0.23%
1996 1.75% -0.77%
1995 2.52% 0.22%
1994 2.31% 0.84%
1993 1.47% -1.60%
1992 3.07% -0.14%
1991 3.21% -0.11%
1990 3.32% -0.77%
1989 4.09% 1.95%
1988 2.13% -1.02%
1987 3.16% -0.67%
1986 3.83% -1.57%
1985 5.40% -3.26%
1984 8.65% -1.80%
1983 10.45% -6.70%
1982 17.15% -3.23%
1981 20.37% 2.22%
1980 18.15% 4.86%
1979 13.30% 5.58%
1978 7.71% -5.76%
1977 13.47% -4.51%
1976 17.99% -2.89%
1975 20.88% 3.90%
1974 16.98% 5.56%
1973 11.41% 2.81%
1972 8.61% -0.36%
1971 8.96% 0.75%
1970 8.21% 0.79%
1969 7.42% 2.74%
1968 4.68% 1.50%
1967 3.18% 0.13%
1966 3.05% -1.93%
1965 4.99% -1.73%
1964 6.72% 4.26%
1963 2.45% -1.81%
1962 4.26% 1.51%
1961 2.76% 2.31%
1960 0.45% 2.31%