Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 1986
Updated on February 12, 2022.

In 1986, Gambia had the highest annual inflation rate (56.56%) as measured by the consumer prices index, followed by Zambia (55.83%), and then Democratic Republic of the Congo (44.4%). Equatorial Guinea had the lowest annual inflation rate (-17.64%) in Africa in 1986.

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 1986 (%)
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Table of Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 1986
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Country Inflation(%)
Algeria 12.37
Botswana 10
Burkina Faso -2.61
Burundi 1.68
Cape Verde 10.87
Cameroon 7.77
Republic of Congo 4.16
Ivory Coast 9.68
Democratic Republic of the Congo 44.4
Djibouti 18.15
Central African Republic 2.25
Chad -13.06
Egypt 23.86
Equatorial Guinea -17.64
Eswatini 13.74
Ethiopia -9.81
Gabon 6.29
Gambia 56.56
Ghana 24.57
Kenya 2.53
Lesotho 18.01
Libya 3.29
Madagascar 14.5
Malawi 14.05
Mauritania 7.43
Mauritius 1.63
Morocco 8.73
Zambia 55.83
Tanzania 32.43
Tunisia 6.16
Togo 4.13
Sudan 24.45
South Africa 18.66
Senegal 6.19
Rwanda -1.12
Niger -3.21
Nigeria 5.72
Seychelles 0.24

Inflation of African Countries

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