€100 in 2007 → €110.92 in 2012

Euro Inflation Calculator

Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 2007 to 2012

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 2.09% per year. Prices in 2012 are 10.9% higher than prices in 2007.

In other words, €100 in 2007 is equivalent in purchasing power to €110.92 in 2012, a difference of €10.92 over 5 years.

The inflation rate in 2012 was 2.50%.

Inflation from 2007 to 2012
Cumulative price change 10.92%
Average inflation rate 2.09%
Converted amount (€100 base) €110.92
Price difference (€100 base) €10.92
CPI in 2007 88.54833333
CPI in 2012 98.215

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How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 2007 to 2012

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2012 / CPI in 2007 * 2007 EUR value = 2012 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 88.54833333 in the year 2007 and 98.215 in 2012:

98.215 / 88.54833333 * €100 = €110.92

€100 in 2007 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €110.92 in 2012.

News headlines from 2007

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

  • The British Army withdraws from Northern Ireland, marking the end of, operation Banner - the longest operation in British military history.
  • The South Korean President enters North Korea, crossing the Military Demarcation Line, to the second Inter-Korean Summit with the leader of North Korea.
  • Bulgaria and Romania join the European Union. Aside from Irish, languages of the two countries become official EU languages, amongst 20 others.
  • Slovenia becomes the 13th Eurozone country, after adopting the Euro currency.

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: “2007 euros in 2012 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/2007-euro-in-2012.

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