Ireland Inflation Rate

Last updated: 2022-05-17

Annual inflation

6.96%

YoY ending in Apr 2022

Monthly inflation

0.91%

April 2022

The graph above shows the annual inflation rates in Ireland for the previous 10 calendar years, from 2012. For additional years, see the historical inflation rates. To calculate cumulative rates between two different periods, you can use the Ireland Inflation Calculator.

The current inflation rate in Ireland is 6.96%, which is calculated based on CPI (Consumer Price Index) values for the last 12 months ending in April 2022.

In April 2022, the monthly inflation rate was 0.91.

The following table contains recent YoY (Year-over-Year) and MoM (Month-over-Month) values.

Year Measure Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2022 YoY 5.02 5.59 6.72 6.96
MoM -0.37 0.94 1.86 0.91
2021 YoY -0.20 -0.39 0.00 1.08 1.67 1.57 2.16 2.85 3.75 5.06 5.34 5.52
MoM 0.10 0.39 0.79 0.68 0.10 0.19 0.39 0.58 0.48 0.67 0.57 0.47

Historical Annual Inflation Rates from 1976

The table below contains annual inflation rates in Ireland from 1976. The 'Inflation %' column indicates how much prices have changed since the previous year.

The 5-year and 10-year columns display the rolling average of the yearly inflation. For example, the 5-year avg. on the first row indicates that between 2016 and 2021, the average inflation rate was 0.75%. These values can be useful for long-term analysis and forecasting.

You can click or tap the table’s headers to sort the information.

Year Inflation 5-year Avg. 10-year Avg.
1976 21.02 - -
1977 10.53 - -
1978 8.10 - -
1979 15.86 - -
1980 18.25 - -
1981 23.15 14.52 -
1982 12.33 15.25 -
1983 10.44 15.83 -
1984 6.59 14.86 -
1985 4.95 12.27 -
1986 3.14 9.00 11.72
1987 3.05 6.26 10.66
1988 2.77 4.61 10.08
1989 4.68 3.72 9.15
1990 2.58 3.30 7.69
1991 3.69 3.18 6.05
1992 2.26 3.16 4.70
1993 1.58 3.03 3.82
1994 2.33 2.67 3.19
1995 2.43 2.51 2.91
1996 1.93 2.22 2.70
1997 1.92 1.92 2.54
1998 1.74 2.11 2.57
1999 3.41 1.97 2.32
2000 5.78 2.57 2.54
2001 4.29 3.19 2.71
2002 4.99 3.81 2.86
2003 1.90 4.03 3.06
2004 2.68 4.15 3.05
2005 2.38 3.52 3.04
2006 4.99 3.33 3.26
2007 4.65 3.38 3.60
2008 1.11 3.50 3.76
2009 -4.99 2.11 3.12
2010 1.37 1.43 2.47
2011 2.38 1.16 2.24
2012 1.21 0.54 1.95
2013 0.20 -0.16 1.65
2014 -0.30 0.80 1.45
2015 0.10 0.93 1.18
2016 0.00 0.42 0.79
2017 0.40 0.15 0.34
2018 0.70 0.15 -0.01
2019 1.29 0.30 0.55
2020 -0.98 0.29 0.61
2021 5.52 0.75 0.59

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