€100 in 2010 → €110.75 in 2018

Euro Inflation Calculator

Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 2010 to 2018

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 1.28% per year. Prices in 2018 are 10.8% higher than prices in 2010.

In other words, €100 in 2010 is equivalent in purchasing power to €110.75 in 2018, a difference of €10.75 over 8 years.

The current inflation rate is now 1.50%1. If this number holds, €100 today will be equivalent to €101.50 next year.

Inflation from 2010 to 2018
Cumulative price change 10.75%
Average inflation rate 1.28%
Converted amount (€100 base) €110.75
Price difference (€100 base) €10.75
CPI in 2010 93.28
CPI in 2018 103.31


Euro inflation chart from 1996 to 2017


How to calculate the inflation rate for €100 since 2010

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2018 / CPI in 2010 * 2010 EUR value = 2018 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 93.28 in the year 2010 and 103.31 in 2018:

103.31 / 93.28 * €100 = €110.75

€100 in 2010 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €110.75 in 2018.


Here are calculations of buying power over time for €100 in 2010 (price index tracking began in 1996). Each of these EUR amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
Year EUR Value Inflation Rate
2010 €100.00 1.61%
2011 €102.72 2.72%
2012 €105.29 2.50%
2013 €106.71 1.35%
2014 €107.17 0.43%
2015 €107.20 0.03%
2016 €107.46 0.24%
2017 €109.11 1.54%
2018 €110.75 1.50%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

News headlines from 2010

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

  • The Copiapo mining accident in Chile ends, after 33 miners resurface having spent 69 days trapped in the ruins.
  • Big Haiti earthquake kills 230,000 people and leaves most of Port-au-Prince, its capital, in ruins.
  • An explosion on the Deepwater Horizon (a drilling rig), kills 11 people and spills a massive amount of oil into the Gulf of Mexico.
  • The US army abolishes the "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy, which had banned homosexuals from openly serving in the US military.

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: “2010 euros in 2018 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 13 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/2010-euro-in-2018.


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