In 1972, Seychelles had the highest annual inflation rate (20.94%) as measured by the consumer prices index, followed by Democratic Republic of the Congo (15.8%), and then Sudan (13.56%). Ethiopia had the lowest annual inflation rate (-6.08%) in Africa in 1972.
The World Bank defines inflation measured by the consumer price index as "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".
|Democratic Republic of the Congo||15.8|
Inflation of African Countries
Use the links below to see the inflation of African countries.