According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other uncooked poultry including turkey were 5.48% lower in 2018 versus 2016 (a $1.10 difference in value).
Between 2016 and 2018: Other uncooked poultry including turkey experienced an average inflation rate of -2.78% per year. This rate of change indicates significant deflation. In other words, other uncooked poultry including turkey costing $20 in the year 2016 would cost $18.90 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.26% during this same period, inflation for other uncooked poultry including turkey was significantly lower.
In the year 2016: Pricing changed by -1.01%, which is above the average yearly change for other uncooked poultry including turkey during the 2016-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2016 (1.26%), inflation for other uncooked poultry including turkey was lower.
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 2016. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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