Cameroon Inflation Rate 1969-2024

Inflation as measured by the consumer price index reflects 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 Laspeyres formula is generally used.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2022 was 6.25%, a 3.98% increase from 2021.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2021 was 2.27%, a 0.17% decline from 2020.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2020 was 2.44%, a 0.02% decline from 2019.
  • Cameroon inflation rate for 2019 was 2.45%, a 1.38% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Inflation Rate (%)
Sudan 138.81%
Sri Lanka 49.72%
Ghana 31.26%
Moldova 28.74%
Lao PDR 22.96%
Ukraine 20.18%
Pakistan 19.87%
Nigeria 18.85%
Sao Tome and Principe 18.01%
Mongolia 15.15%
Kyrgyz Republic 13.92%
Egypt 13.90%
Georgia 11.90%
Kosovo 11.58%
Uzbekistan 11.45%
Zambia 10.99%
Nicaragua 10.47%
Mauritania 9.53%
Honduras 9.09%
Tunisia 8.31%
Lesotho 8.27%
Bangladesh 7.70%
Kenya 7.66%
El Salvador 7.20%
India 6.70%
Morocco 6.66%
Cameroon 6.25%
Philippines 5.82%
Bhutan 5.64%
Solomon Islands 5.52%
Micronesia 5.41%
Cambodia 5.34%
Djibouti 5.18%
Indonesia 4.21%
Vietnam 3.16%
Republic of Congo 3.04%
Bolivia 1.75%
Cameroon Inflation Rate - Historical Data
Year Inflation Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 6.25% 3.98%
2021 2.27% -0.17%
2020 2.44% -0.02%
2019 2.45% 1.38%
2018 1.07% 0.43%
2017 0.64% -0.23%
2016 0.87% -1.80%
2015 2.68% 0.82%
2014 1.85% -0.20%
2013 2.05% -0.69%
2012 2.74% -0.20%
2011 2.94% 1.66%
2010 1.28% -1.77%
2009 3.04% -2.29%
2008 5.34% 4.42%
2007 0.92% -4.20%
2006 5.12% 3.10%
2005 2.01% 1.78%
2004 0.23% -0.39%
2003 0.62% -2.21%
2002 2.83% -1.59%
2001 4.42% 3.19%
2000 1.23% -0.64%
1999 1.87% -1.30%
1998 3.17% -1.62%
1997 4.79% 0.86%
1996 3.92% -5.15%
1995 9.07% -26.02%
1994 35.09% 38.30%
1993 -3.21% -3.19%
1992 -0.02% -0.08%
1991 0.06% -1.04%
1990 1.10% 2.76%
1989 -1.67% -3.35%
1988 1.68% -11.46%
1987 13.14% 5.37%
1986 7.77% -0.74%
1985 8.51% -2.86%
1984 11.37% -5.26%
1983 16.63% 3.37%
1982 13.26% 2.53%
1981 10.73% 1.18%
1980 9.55% 2.97%
1979 6.58% -5.88%
1978 12.46% -2.24%
1977 14.70% 4.77%
1976 9.93% -3.62%
1975 13.55% -3.68%
1974 17.23% 6.85%
1973 10.38% 2.29%
1972 8.09% 4.08%
1971 4.01% -1.84%
1970 5.86% 6.96%
1969 -1.10% 6.96%