Annual Inflation Rate of Egypt
Updated on February 12, 2022.

The annual inflation rate of Egypt as measured by the consumer prices index was 5.05% in 2020, a difference of -4.1% (44.81% decrease) from 2019, 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 Egypt for 1960 - 2020.

Data Source: World Bank.
Annual Inflation Rate of Egypt (%)
Table of Annual Inflation Rate of Egypt
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Year Inflation (%)
1960 0.33
1961 0.69
1962 -3
1963 0.75
1964 3.66
1965 14.84
1966 9.04
1967 0.7
1968 -1.68
1969 3.41
1970 3.76
1971 3.14
1972 2.1
1973 5.11
1974 10.02
1975 9.67
1976 10.32
1977 12.73
1978 11.08
1979 9.9
1980 20.82
1981 10.32
1982 14.82
1983 16.08
1984 17.04
1985 12.11
1986 23.86
1987 19.69
1988 17.66
1989 21.26
1990 16.76
1991 19.75
1992 13.64
1993 12.09
1994 8.15
1995 15.74
1996 7.19
1997 4.63
1998 3.87
1999 3.08
2000 2.68
2001 2.27
2002 2.74
2003 4.51
2004 11.27
2005 4.87
2006 7.65
2007 9.32
2008 18.32
2009 11.76
2010 11.27
2011 10.07
2012 7.11
2013 9.47
2014 10.07
2015 10.37
2016 13.81
2017 29.51
2018 14.4
2019 9.15
2020 5.05