What was the world's highest inflation rate?

Answer The world's highest inflation rate varies over time but as of February 2009, that distinction belonged to the African country of Zimbabwe, which had a rate of 231 million percent. In an attempt to... Read More »

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Inflation Rate Vs. Growth Rate?

Inflation rate and growth rate, as economic terms, might sometimes get confused as meaning the very same thing. However, defining each term separately helps us to recognize the main differences bet... Read More »

What is the inflation rate in the USA?

The inflation rate in the United States, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), declined by 0.2 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis in May 2010. The CPI Index increased by two percent be... Read More »

What was the inflation rate in 1980?

The U.S. dollar had an inflation rate that hovered around 14 percent in 1980, according to data from Inflation Charts. This was one of the worst years for the dollar, but the U.S. reined in inflati... Read More »

What is the inflation rate in Pakistan?

According to the State Bank of Pakistan, the inflation rate in May 2010, based on the consumer price index, was 13.1 percent. This is actually lower than the overall inflation for fiscal year 2009,... Read More »