# €100 in 1999 → €119.17 in 2007

## Euro Inflation Calculator

### Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 1999 to 2007

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 2.22% per year. Prices in 2007 are 19.2% higher than prices in 1999.

In other words, €100 in 1999 is equivalent in purchasing power to €119.17 in 2007, a difference of €19.17 over 8 years.

The inflation rate in 2007 was 2.17%.

 Cumulative price change 19.17% Average inflation rate 2.22% Converted amount (€100 base) €119.17 Price difference (€100 base) €19.17 CPI in 1999 74.30416667 CPI in 2007 88.54833333

### How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 1999 to 2007

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2007 / CPI in 1999 * 1999 EUR value = 2007 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 74.30416667 in the year 1999 and 88.54833333 in 2007:

88.54833333 / 74.30416667 * €100 = €119.17

€100 in 1999 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €119.17 in 2007.

### News headlines from 1999

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

• NATO begins its bombardment of Yugoslavia in the Kosovo War marking the first time NATO attacked a sovereign country.
• 13 killed, 24 injured in the Columbine High School Massacre.
• Slobodan Milosevic and four others are indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for former Yugoslavia, for war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Kosovo.

### 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.

You may use the following MLA citation for this page: “1999 euros in 2007 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 18 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/1999-euro-in-2007.