Suriname 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.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2021 was 59.11%, a 24.22% increase from 2020.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2020 was 34.89%, a 12.9% increase from 2017.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2017 was 22.00%, a 33.42% decline from 2016.
  • Suriname inflation rate for 2016 was 55.41%, a 48.52% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Lebanon 154.76%
Suriname 59.11%
Turkey 19.60%
Belarus 9.46%
Brazil 8.30%
Dominican Republic 8.24%
Botswana 7.24%
Algeria 7.23%
Armenia 7.18%
Russia 6.69%
Azerbaijan 6.65%
Iraq 6.04%
Jamaica 5.86%
Mexico 5.69%
Romania 5.05%
Guyana 5.03%
Paraguay 4.79%
South Africa 4.61%
Peru 4.27%
Guatemala 4.26%
Serbia 4.09%
Mauritius 4.03%
Namibia 3.62%
Colombia 3.50%
Bulgaria 3.30%
North Macedonia 3.23%
Samoa 3.13%
Malaysia 2.48%
Montenegro 2.41%
St. Lucia 2.41%
Albania 2.04%
Bosnia 1.98%
Costa Rica 1.73%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 1.57%
Jordan 1.35%
Thailand 1.23%
Grenada 1.22%
China 0.98%
Maldives 0.54%
Dominica 0.52%
Fiji 0.16%
Ecuador 0.13%
Suriname Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2021 59.11% 24.22%
2020 34.89% 12.90%
2017 22.00% -33.42%
2016 55.41% 48.52%
2015 6.89% 3.51%
2014 3.38% 1.46%
2013 1.92% -3.08%
2012 5.01% -12.70%
2011 17.71% 10.77%
2010 6.94% 7.07%
2009 -0.13% -14.80%
2008 14.67% 8.24%
2007 6.43% -4.86%
2006 11.28% 1.38%
2005 9.90% -0.09%
2004 9.99% -13.02%
2003 23.00% 7.47%
2002 15.53% -23.06%
2001 38.59% -20.82%
2000 59.40% -39.37%
1999 98.77% 79.80%
1998 18.98% 11.83%
1997 7.15% 7.85%
1996 -0.70% -236.26%
1995 235.56% -132.92%
1994 368.48% 224.97%
1993 143.51% 99.85%
1992 43.67% 17.70%
1991 25.97% 4.23%
1990 21.74% 20.97%
1989 0.77% -6.54%
1988 7.31% -46.08%
1987 53.39% 34.71%
1986 18.69% 7.82%
1985 10.87% 7.18%
1984 3.69% -0.72%
1983 4.41% -2.86%
1982 7.28% -1.52%
1981 8.79% -5.32%
1980 14.11% -0.73%
1979 14.84% 6.02%
1978 8.82% -0.91%
1977 9.73% -0.34%
1976 10.07% 1.62%
1975 8.45% -8.43%
1974 16.88% 3.94%
1973 12.94% 9.71%
1972 3.23% 3.02%
1971 0.22% -2.37%
1970 2.59% -8.69%
1969 11.27% 11.11%
1968 0.16% -10.52%
1967 10.69% 5.94%
1966 4.74% 2.81%
1965 1.93% -2.30%
1964 4.23% 2.18%
1963 2.06% -0.04%
1962 2.10% 0.39%
1961 1.71% -1.15%
1960 2.86% -1.15%