According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for rice were 4.39% lower in 2019 versus 2014 (a $0.88 difference in value).
Between 2014 and 2019: Rice experienced an average inflation rate of -0.89% per year. In other words, rice costing $20 in the year 2014 would cost $19.12 in 2019 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.51% during this same period, inflation for rice was lower.
In the year 2014: Pricing changed by 0.27%, which is above the average yearly change for rice during the 2014-2019 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2014 (1.62%), inflation for rice was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Rice:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Rice, over time, for $20 beginning in 2014. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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