According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for bread were 65.57% higher in 2018 versus 2000.
Between 2000 and 2018: Bread experienced an average inflation rate of 2.84% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, bread costing $5 in the year 2000 would cost $8.28 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.07% during this same period, inflation for bread was similar.
In the year 2000: Pricing changed by 3.42%, above the average yearly change for bread during the 2000-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2000 (3.38%), price inflation for bread was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Bread: