€100 in 2000 → €131.89 in 2016

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Euro Inflation Rate, 2000-2016 (€100)

According to the European Central Bank, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 1.75% per year. Prices in 2016 are 31.9% higher than prices in 2000.

In other words, €100 in the year 2000 is equivalent to €131.89 in 2016, a difference of €31.89 over 16 years.

The inflation rate in 2016 was 0.14%.

Inflation from 2000 to 2016
Cumulative price change 31.89%
Average inflation rate 1.75%
Price difference (€100 base) €31.89
CPI in 2000 75.9275
CPI in 2016 100.1445455


Euro inflation chart from 1996 to 2017


How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 2000 to 2016

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2016 / CPI in 2000 * 2000 EUR value = 2016 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 75.9275 in the year 2000 and 100.1445455 in 2016:

100.1445455 / 75.9275 * €100 = €131.89

€100 in 2000 has the same "purchasing power" as €131.89 in 2016.


News headlines from 2000

Politics and news often play an important role in economic performance.

  • Steve Ballmer becomes CEO of Microsoft after Bill Gates steps down.
  • Dot-com bubble bursts after NASDAQ Composite stock market index peaks.
  • George Bush becomes President of the U.S. in a disputed election that is eventually resolved by the Supreme Court.
  • Gisborne, New Zealand becomes the first city to enter the new millennium.

Inflation Data Source: 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.


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