# €100 in 1999 → €102.18 in 2000

### Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 1999 to 2000

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, prices in 2000 are 2.18% higher than average prices throughout 1999. The euro experienced an average inflation rate of 2.18% per year during this period, meaning the real value of a dollar decreased.

In other words, €100 in 1999 is equivalent in purchasing power to about €102.18 in 2000.

The 1999 inflation rate was 1.17%. The inflation rate in 2000 was 2.18%. The 2000 inflation rate is higher compared to the average inflation rate of 1.68% per year between 2000 and 2019.

 Average inflation rate 2.18% Converted amount (€100 base) €102.18 Price difference (€100 base) €2.18 CPI in 1999 74.304 CPI in 2000 75.928 Inflation in 1999 1.17% Inflation in 2000 2.18%

### How to Calculate Inflation Rate for €100, 1999 to 2000

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2000CPI in 1999
×
1999 EUR value
=
2000 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 74.30416667 in the year 1999 and 75.9275 in 2000:

75.927574.30416667
×
€100
=
€102.18

€100 in 1999 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €102.18 in 2000.

To get the total inflation rate for the 1 years between 1999 and 2000, we use the following formula:

CPI in 2000 - CPI in 1999CPI in 1999
×
100
=
Cumulative inflation rate (1 years)

Plugging in the values to this equation, we get:

75.9275 - 74.3041666774.30416667
×
100
=
2%

Politics and news often influence economic performance. Here's what was happening at the time:

• NATO begins its bombardment of Yugoslavia in the Kosovo War marking the first time NATO attacked a sovereign country.
• 13 killed, 24 injured in the Columbine High School Massacre.
• Slobodan Milosevic and four others are indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for former Yugoslavia, for war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Kosovo.

### Data Source & Citation

Raw data for these calculations comes from the European Commission and the European Central Bank's Harmonized Index of Consumer prices (HICP), which is computed based on the reported consumer price indices in member countries of the European Union.

You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1999 euros in 2000 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 24 Aug. 2019, https://www.officialdata.org/1999-euro-in-2000.