According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for leased cars and trucks were 2.42% higher in 2018 versus 2013 (a $0.48 difference in value).
Between 2013 and 2018: Leased cars and trucks experienced an average inflation rate of 0.48% per year. In other words, leased cars and trucks costing $20 in the year 2013 would cost $20.48 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.47% during this same period, inflation for leased cars and trucks was lower.
In the year 2013: Pricing changed by -3.08%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for leased cars and trucks during the 2013-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2013 (1.46%), inflation for leased cars and trucks was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Leased cars and trucks:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Leased cars and trucks, over time, for $20 beginning in 2013. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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