Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 2019
Updated on February 12, 2022.

In 2019, South Sudan had the highest annual inflation rate (87.24%) as measured by the consumer prices index, followed by Sudan (50.99%), and then Angola (17.08%). Burkina Faso had the lowest annual inflation rate (-3.23%) in Africa in 2019.

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 2019 (%)
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Table of Annual Inflation Rate of African Countries in 2019
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Country Inflation(%)
Algeria 1.95
Angola 17.08
Benin -0.7
Botswana 2.77
Burkina Faso -3.23
Burundi -0.69
Cape Verde 1.11
Cameroon 2.45
Republic of Congo 2.21
Ivory Coast -1.11
Djibouti 3.32
Central African Republic 2.69
Chad -0.97
Egypt 9.15
Equatorial Guinea 1.24
Eswatini 2.6
Ethiopia 15.84
Gabon 2.47
Gambia 7.12
Ghana 7.14
Guinea 9.47
Guinea-Bissau 0.25
Kenya 5.24
Lesotho 5.19
Madagascar 5.61
Malawi 9.37
Mali -1.66
Mauritania 2.3
Mauritius 0.41
Morocco 0.3
Mozambique 2.78
Zambia 9.15
Tanzania 3.46
Uganda 2.87
Tunisia 6.72
Togo 0.69
Sudan 50.99
South Africa 4.12
South Sudan 87.24
Sierra Leone 14.8
Senegal 1.76
Rwanda 3.35
Niger -2.49
Nigeria 11.4
Namibia 3.72
Seychelles 1.81

Inflation of African Countries

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