€100 in 2001 → €111.46 in 2006

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Euro Inflation Rate, 2001-2006 (€100)

According to the European Central Bank, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 2.19% per year. Prices in 2006 are 11.5% higher than prices in 2001.

In other words, €100 in the year 2001 is equivalent to €111.46 in 2006, a difference of €11.46 over 5 years.

The inflation rate in 2006 was 2.21%.

Inflation from 2001 to 2006
Cumulative price change 11.46%
Average inflation rate 2.19%
Price difference (€100 base) €11.46
CPI in 2001 77.76
CPI in 2006 86.67166667


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How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 2001 to 2006

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2006 / CPI in 2001 * 2001 EUR value = 2006 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 77.76 in the year 2001 and 86.67166667 in 2006:

86.67166667 / 77.76 * €100 = €111.46

€100 in 2001 has the same "purchasing power" as €111.46 in 2006.


News headlines from 2001

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

  • The Netherlands becomes the first country to legalize same sex marriage.
  • Two passenger planes are hijacked by terrorists who then crash them into New York's Twin Towers, killing 2,752 people.
  • Another plane is crashed into the Pentagon killing 125 people.
  • George W Bush establishes The Department of Homeland Security.

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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