Organisers
Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe
Country: Zimbabwe
Where: Harare
Year: 2009
Result
100 trillion dollars
World record

Zimbabwe sprang an inflation surprise in 2009 that the economic history had ever known. According to the official data, over an annual period inflation in the country reached 231 million percent. Unofficial sources showed even higher results. The highest denomination banknote issued in this country was 100 trillion dollars note.