€100 in 2004 → €115.48 in 2011

Euro Inflation Calculator

Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 2004 to 2011

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 2.08% per year. Prices in 2011 are 15.5% higher than prices in 2004.

In other words, €100 in 2004 is equivalent in purchasing power to €115.48 in 2011, a difference of €15.48 over 7 years.

The inflation rate in 2011 was 2.72%.

Inflation from 2004 to 2011
Cumulative price change 15.48%
Average inflation rate 2.08%
Converted amount (€100 base) €115.48
Price difference (€100 base) €15.48
CPI in 2004 82.97833333
CPI in 2011 95.82083333


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How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 2004 to 2011

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2011 / CPI in 2004 * 2004 EUR value = 2011 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 82.97833333 in the year 2004 and 95.82083333 in 2011:

95.82083333 / 82.97833333 * €100 = €115.48

€100 in 2004 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €115.48 in 2011.


News headlines from 2004

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

  • The Humanitarian Ceasefire Agreement is signed by the Sudanese government and two rebel groups.
  • Massachusetts becomes the first United States state to legalize same-sex marriage.
  • The Indonesian elections are won by Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.

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: “2004 euros in 2011 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/2004-euro-in-2011.


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