TAG: INFLATION RATE

These states have the highest inflation rate in Nigeria

The National Bureau of Statistics reported earlier in the week that the inflation rate for May was 16.25%. This...


Nigeria’s Historical Monthly Inflation Rate Data (Updated June 2017)

This data includes inflation rate for every month from January...


5 reasons why the CBN may not meet its 11% inflation target

Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele speaking at a hearing organized by the Senate, said the CBN was targeting 11%...



Free Market Stay Winning For Ghana As Inflation Rate Drops, Cedi Gains

Nairametrics| Ghana’s central bank has cut interest rates by 2%, the biggest rate cut in five years. Interest rate...


The Latest Drop In Inflation Rate Could Be A Blip?

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics released its 2016 February consumer price index confirming inflation rate for the month of...


Flash: Inflation Rate Drops For The First Time In 15 Months

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics has released its 2017 February Consumer Price Index revealing that Nigeria’s inflation rate...


Analysis: Is Nigerian Treasury Bills The New’ Ponzi’ In Town?

Nairametrics| I’m sure by now if you are a regular visitor to Nairametrics, you know we love treasury bills....


Nigeria’s Inflation Rate Rises For The 14th Consecutive Month

The National Bureau of Statistics on Friday revealed Nigeria’s inflation rate for the month of December 2016 was 18.55%...



This Is a Month By Month Analysis Of How Inflation Rates Rose By 92% In 2016

The Consumer Price Index reports released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has shown that inflation in Nigeria...



These Analysts Believe The CBN Is Not ‘Bothered’ About An 18% Inflation Rate

Analysts are betting that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will cling to the interest rate despite  a surge...




Nigeria’s 1999 Inflation Rate

  Month CPI Urban Rural Jan 14.29 15.90 13.95 Feb 14.38 17.80 13.69 Mar 13.55 15.71 13.10 Apr 11.58...


Nigeria’s 2004 Inflation Rate

  Month CPI Urban Rural Jan 22.39 23.55 22.13 Feb 24.85 26.38 24.47 Mar 22.46 31.08 18.97 Apr 17.54...


Nigeria’s 2005 Inflation Rate

  Month CPI Urban Rural Jan 9.84 13.99 8.05 Feb 10.94 14.42 9.41 Mar 16.27 13.32 17.67 Apr 17.93...


Nigeria’s 2006 Inflation Rate

  Month CPI Urban Rural Jan 10.71 12.64 9.82 Feb 10.84 15.48 8.73 Mar 12.04 14.76 10.79 Apr 12.56...


Nigeria’s 2012 Inflation Rate

  Month CPI Urban Rural January 12.63 16.40 9.70 February 11.87 13.10 10.90 March 12.11 13.70 11.00 April 12.87...


Nigeria’s 2013 Inflation Rate

  Month CPI Urban Rural Jan 9.03 9.22 9.10 Feb 9.54 9.85 9.50 Mar 8.59 9.25 8.10 Apr 9.05...


Imports Spikes Inflation Rate To Highest In 3 Years

The National Bureau of Statistics has reported that Inflation Rate for the month of December was 9.55% (9.37% in...


Fuel Scarcity Spikes November Inflation Rate To 9.37%

Nigeria’s inflation rate for the month of November is 9.37% according to the latest release from the National Bureau...


September Inflation Rate Jumps To 9.4%

The National Bureau of Statistics has released its September Inflation report showing inflation rate rose marginally by a 100...


Clothing and footwear spikes Inflation rate to 8.5% in March, highest this year so far

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) just released the following inflation date In March, the  Consumer Price Index (CPI)...


Nigeria’s 2014 Core Inflation Rate

  Year All Items less Farm Produce (Year on change %) 2015 Jan 6.65 Feb 7.17 Mar 6.84 Apr...


Our Love For Bread, Cereals, Meat Push Nigerian Inflation Rate 10 Months High….Now 8.2%

Nigeria’s consumer inflation rose for the fourth straight month in June to hit 8.2%, a 10-month high, driven by...


Oil Curse? Ghana’s Inflation Rate Just Hit 15% (Highest in 4 years)

Reuters reports; Ghana’s annual consumer price inflation rose to a four-year high of 15% in June from 14.8% in...


Inflation Rate For March 2014 Rises To 7.8%. These Household Items Are To Blame

The National Bureau of Statistics revealed Nigeria’s Inflation Rate now stands at 7.8% for March 2014 compared to 7.7%...


Why A Drop In Inflation Does Not Necessarily Mean A Drop In Prices Of Commodities

  The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) last week reported inflation rate has dropped to 8.5%. A lot of...


Nigeria’s April 2013 Inflation Rate rise to 9.1%

The National Bureau of Statistics has released its 2013 Consumer Price Index, showing the rate of inflation for April...