Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 2008
Updated on February 12, 2022.

In 2008, Ethiopia had the highest annual inflation rate (44.39%) as measured by the consumer prices index, followed by Seychelles (36.97%), and then Sao Tome and Principe (31.99%). Comoros had the lowest annual inflation rate (1.7%) in Africa in 2008.

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 2008 (%)
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Table of Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 2008
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Country Inflation(%)
Algeria 4.86
Angola 12.48
Benin 7.95
Botswana 12.7
Burkina Faso 10.66
Burundi 24.41
Cape Verde 6.77
Cameroon 5.34
Republic of Congo 4.96
Ivory Coast 6.31
Democratic Republic of the Congo 17.3
Djibouti 11.96
Central African Republic 9.26
Chad 10.3
Egypt 18.32
Equatorial Guinea 6.55
Eswatini 12.66
Ethiopia 44.39
Gabon 5.26
Gambia 4.44
Ghana 16.5
Guinea 23.07
Guinea-Bissau 10.46
Kenya 26.24
Lesotho 10.72
Liberia 17.49
Libya 10.36
Madagascar 9.3
Malawi 8.71
Mali 9.17
Mauritania 7.35
Mauritius 9.73
Morocco 3.72
Mozambique 14.5
Zambia 12.45
Tanzania 10.28
Uganda 12.05
Tunisia 4.35
Togo 8.7
Sudan 14.3
South Africa 10.06
Sierra Leone 8.21
Senegal 7.35
Rwanda 15.44
Niger 11.31
Nigeria 11.58
Namibia 9.1
Comoros 1.7
Sao Tome and Principe 31.99
Seychelles 36.97

Inflation of African Countries

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