According to the European Central Bank consumer price index, the euro experienced an average inflation rate of 1.67% per year. Prices in 2018 are 34.7% higher than prices in 2000.
In other words, €100 in the year 2000 is equivalent in purchasing power to €134.75 in 2018, a difference of €34.75 over 18 years.
Compared to last year's annual rate, the inflation rate in 2018 is now 0.26%1. If this number holds, €100 today would be equivalent to €100.26 next year.
|Cumulative price change||34.75%|
|Average inflation rate||1.67%|
|Price difference (€100 base)||€34.75|
|CPI in 2000||75.9275|
|CPI in 2018||102.31|
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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: “2000 euros today | Euro Inflation Calculator.” U.S. Official Inflation Data, Alioth Finance, 18 May. 2018, https://www.officialdata.org/Euro-inflation.