Euro inflation rate in 2013: 1.35%

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Euro Inflation Rate, 2013-2018 (€1)

The consumer price index (CPI) in 2013 was 99.53833333. the European Central Bank uses this CPI value to track inflation on a monthly basis.

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 0.55% per year. Prices in 2018 are 2.8% higher than prices in 2013.

In other words, €1 in the year 2013 is equivalent in purchasing power to €1.03 in 2018, a difference of €0.03 over 5 years.

The current inflation rate in 2018 is 0.26%1. If this number holds, €1 today will be equivalent to €1.00 next year.

Inflation from 2013 to 2018
Cumulative price change 2.78%
Average inflation rate 0.55%
Price difference (€1 base) €0.03
CPI in 2013 99.53833333
CPI in 2018 102.31

Euro inflation chart from 1996 to 2017

How to calculate the inflation rate for €1 since 2013

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2018 / CPI in 2013 * 2013 EUR value = 2018 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 99.53833333 in the year 2013 and 102.31 in 2018:

102.31 / 99.53833333 * €1 = €1.03

€1 in 2013 has the same "purchasing power" as €1.03 in 2018.

News headlines from 2013

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

  • 100,000 people march in Dhaka demanding justice for the atrocities committed during the Bangladesh Liberation War.
  • Pope Benedict XVI resigns, becoming the first pope to do so since 1415.
  • Two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, kill 3 and injure 183 people,
  • Xi Jinping becomes President of the People's Republic of China.

Inflation Data Source

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.

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