Inflation, consumer prices for the United States: 2.44258 % as of 01-01-2018

Inflation as measured by the consumer price index reflects the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly. The Laspeyres formula is generally used. International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

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Last Value 2.44258 %
Latest Period 2018-01-01
Last Updated 2019-07-01 14:54:01-05
Frequency A
Average Growth Rate 12.05
Long Term Average 3.75
Value from 1 Year Ago 2.13011
Change from 1 Year Ago 14.67
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Adjustment %

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