Annual Inflation Rate of Democratic Republic of the Congo
Updated on February 12, 2022.

The annual inflation rate of Democratic Republic of the Congo as measured by the consumer prices index was 2.89% in 2016, a difference of +2.15% (290.54% increase) from 2015, according to recent data from the World Bank.

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".

The chart and table below shows the Inflation of Democratic Republic of the Congo for 1964 - 2016.

Data Source: World Bank.
Annual Inflation Rate of Democratic Republic of the Congo (%)
Table of Annual Inflation Rate of Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Year Inflation (%)
1964 35.42
1965 -2.73
1966 15.78
1967 36.93
1968 53.32
1969 6.18
1970 8.03
1971 5.78
1972 15.8
1973 15.64
1974 29.47
1975 28.66
1976 80.39
1977 68.95
1978 48.77
1979 101.05
1980 46.63
1981 35.41
1982 36.7
1983 76.53
1984 52.23
1985 23.82
1986 44.4
1987 78.67
1988 71.09
1989 104.07
1990 81.3
1991 2,154.44
1992 4,129.17
1993 1,986.91
1994 23,773.13
1995 541.91
1996 492.44
1997 198.52
1998 29.15
1999 284.9
2000 513.91
2001 359.94
2002 31.52
2003 12.87
2004 3.99
2005 21.32
2006 13.05
2007 16.95
2008 17.3
2009 2.8
2010 7.1
2011 15.32
2012 9.72
2013 0.81
2014 1.24
2015 0.74
2016 2.89