According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in Phoenix, Arizona were 10.41% higher in 2018 versus 2013 (a $0.10 difference in value).
Between 2013 and 2018: Phoenix experienced an average inflation rate of 2% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $1 in Phoenix in the year 2013 would cost $1.10 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.51% during this same period, inflation in Phoenix was higher.
In the year 2013: Pricing changed by 1.28%, which is below the average yearly change in Phoenix during the 2013-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2013 (1.46%), inflation in Phoenix was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Phoenix, Arizona:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in Phoenix, over time, for $1 beginning in 2013. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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