€100 in 2017 → €101.50 in 2018

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Euro Inflation Rate, €100 in 2017 to 2018

According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 1.50% per year. Prices in 2018 are 1.5% higher than prices in 2017.

In other words, €100 in 2017 is equivalent in purchasing power to €101.50 in 2018, a difference of €1.50 over 1 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 2017 to 2018
Cumulative price change 1.50%
Average inflation rate 1.50%
Converted amount (€100 base) €101.50
Price difference (€100 base) €1.50
CPI in 2017 101.7816667
CPI in 2018 103.31

Euro inflation chart from 1996 to 2017

How to calculate the inflation rate for €100 since 2017

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2018 / CPI in 2017 * 2017 EUR value = 2018 EUR value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The Euro CPI was 101.7816667 in the year 2017 and 103.31 in 2018:

103.31 / 101.7816667 * €100 = €101.50

€100 in 2017 has the same "purchasing power" or "buying power" as €101.50 in 2018.

Here are calculations of buying power over time for €100 in 2017 (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
2017 €100.00 1.54%
2018 €101.50 1.50%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

News headlines from 2017

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

  • Donald Trump sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.
  • Hurricanes Harvey and Irma strike southeast Texas and Florida, causing extensive flooding and damage.
  • Gunman kills 58 people at a Las Vegas concert, making it the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
  • North Korea tests a hydrogen bomb and over a dozen ballistic missiles amidst soaring tensions with the U.S.

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: “2017 euros in 2018 | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 14 Jun. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/2017-euro-in-2018.

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