# Euro inflation rate in 2014: 0.43%

### Inflation in 2014 and Its Effect on Euro Value

Purchasing power decreased by 0.43% in 2014 compared to 2013. On average, you would have to spend 0.43% more money in 2014 than in 2013 for the same item.

In other words, €1 in 2013 is equivalent in purchasing power to about €1.00 in 2014.

The 2013 inflation rate was 1.35%. The inflation rate in 2014 was 0.43%. The 2014 inflation rate is lower compared to the average inflation rate of 0.96% per year between 2014 and 2020.

Inflation rate is calculated by change in the consumer price index (CPI). The CPI in 2014 was 99.97. It was 99.54 in the previous year, 2013. The difference in CPI between the years is used by the European Central Bank to officially determine inflation.

 Average inflation rate 0.43% Converted amount (€1 base) €1.00 Price difference (€1 base) €0.00 CPI in 2013 99.538 CPI in 2014 99.968 Inflation in 2013 1.35% Inflation in 2014 0.43%

EUR Inflation since 1996
Annual Rate, the European Central Bank CPI

### How to Calculate Inflation Rate for €1, 2013 to 2014

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2014CPI in 2013
×
2013 EUR value
=
2014 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 99.53833333 in the year 2013 and 99.9675 in 2014:

99.967599.53833333
×
€1
=
€1.00

€1 in 2013 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €1.00 in 2014.

To get the total inflation rate for the 1 years between 2013 and 2014, we use the following formula:

CPI in 2014 - CPI in 2013CPI in 2013
×
100
=
Cumulative inflation rate (1 years)

Plugging in the values to this equation, we get:

99.9675 - 99.5383333399.53833333
×
100
=
0%

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.

### 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: “Inflation Rate in 2014 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 26 Jan. 2020, https://www.officialdata.org/Euro-inflation-rate-in-2014.