€100 in 2009 → €106.99 in 2012

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Euro Inflation Rate, 2009-2012 (€100)

According to the European Central Bank, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 2.28% per year. Prices in 2012 are 7.0% higher than prices in 2009.

In other words, €100 in the year 2009 is equivalent to €106.99 in 2012, a difference of €6.99 over 3 years.

The inflation rate in 2012 was 2.50%.

Inflation from 2009 to 2012
Cumulative price change 6.99%
Average inflation rate 2.28%
Price difference (€100 base) €6.99
CPI in 2009 91.79833333
CPI in 2012 98.215


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How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 2009 to 2012

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2012 / CPI in 2009 * 2009 EUR value = 2012 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 91.79833333 in the year 2009 and 98.215 in 2012:

98.215 / 91.79833333 * €100 = €106.99

€100 in 2009 has the same "purchasing power" as €106.99 in 2012.


News headlines from 2009

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

  • Barack Obama is inaugurated as the 44th President of the United States.
  • An arrest warrant is issued for Omar Hassan al-Bashir, Sudanese President, by International Criminal Court, for war crimes and crimes against humanity. This is the first time a sitting head of state was indicted.
  • Chrysler, an automotive company, files for bankruptcy.

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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