Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 1976
Updated on February 12, 2022.

In 1976, Democratic Republic of the Congo had the highest annual inflation rate (80.39%) as measured by the consumer prices index, followed by Ghana (56.08%), and then Ethiopia (28.54%). Burkina Faso had the lowest annual inflation rate (-8.4%) in Africa in 1976.

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".

Data Source: World Bank.
Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 1976 (%)
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Table of Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 1976
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Country Inflation(%)
Algeria 9.43
Botswana 11.73
Burkina Faso -8.4
Burundi 6.86
Cameroon 9.93
Ivory Coast 12.08
Democratic Republic of the Congo 80.39
Egypt 10.32
Eswatini 6.53
Ethiopia 28.54
Gabon 20.17
Gambia 17.03
Ghana 56.08
Kenya 11.45
Lesotho 11.41
Libya 5.48
Madagascar 4.99
Mauritius 12.96
Morocco 8.5
Tanzania 6.86
Togo 11.64
Sudan 1.68
South Africa 11.02
Senegal 1.08
Rwanda 7.17
Niger 23.53
Nigeria 24.3
Seychelles 14.87

Inflation of African Countries

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