According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other uncooked poultry including turkey were 17.93% higher in 2018 versus 2008 (a $3.59 difference in value).
Between 2008 and 2018: Other uncooked poultry including turkey experienced an average inflation rate of 1.66% per year. In other words, other uncooked poultry including turkey costing $20 in the year 2008 would cost $23.59 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.52% during this same period, inflation for other uncooked poultry including turkey was higher.
In the year 2008: Pricing changed by 4.70%, which is significantly above the average yearly change for other uncooked poultry including turkey during the 2008-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2008 (3.84%), inflation for other uncooked poultry including turkey was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other uncooked poultry including turkey:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other uncooked poultry including turkey, over time, for $20 beginning in 2008. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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