# €100 in 2012 → €103.63 in 2017

## Euro Inflation Calculator

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### Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 2012 to 2017

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 0.72% per year. Prices in 2017 are 3.6% higher than prices in 2012.

In other words, €100 in 2012 is equivalent in purchasing power to €103.63 in 2017, a difference of €3.63 over 5 years.

The inflation rate in 2017 was 1.54%.

 Cumulative price change 3.63% Average inflation rate 0.72% Converted amount (€100 base) €103.63 Price difference (€100 base) €3.63 CPI in 2012 98.215 CPI in 2017 101.7816667

### How to calculate the inflation rate for €100, 2012 to 2017

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2017 / CPI in 2012 * 2012 EUR value = 2017 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 98.215 in the year 2012 and 101.7816667 in 2017:

101.7816667 / 98.215 * €100 = €103.63

€100 in 2012 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €103.63 in 2017.

### News headlines from 2012

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

• Wikileaks discloses 5 million emails from Stratfor, a private intelligence company.
• Kim Jong-un is officially appointed as Supreme Leader of North Korea.
• Ecuador guarantees political asylum to Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks.

### 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: “2012 euros in 2017 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 23 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/2012-euro-in-2017.