# €100 in 1997 → €137.78 in 2014

## Euro Inflation Calculator

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### Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 1997 to 2014

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 1.90% per year. Prices in 2014 are 37.8% higher than prices in 1997.

In other words, €100 in 1997 is equivalent in purchasing power to €137.78 in 2014, a difference of €37.78 over 17 years.

The inflation rate in 2014 was 0.43%.

 Cumulative price change 37.78% Average inflation rate 1.90% Converted amount (€100 base) €137.78 Price difference (€100 base) €37.78 CPI in 1997 72.555 CPI in 2014 99.9675

### How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 1997 to 2014

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2014 / CPI in 1997 * 1997 EUR value = 2014 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 72.555 in the year 1997 and 99.9675 in 2014:

99.9675 / 72.555 * €100 = €137.78

€100 in 1997 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €137.78 in 2014.