According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in Tampa, Florida were 6.38% higher in 2018 versus 2014 (a $1.28 difference in value).
Between 2014 and 2018: Tampa experienced an average inflation rate of 1.56% per year. In other words, $20 in Tampa in the year 2014 would cost $21.28 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.48% during this same period, inflation in Tampa was higher.
In the year 2014: Pricing changed by 1.95%, which is above the average yearly change in Tampa during the 2014-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2014 (1.62%), inflation in Tampa was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Tampa, Florida:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in Tampa, 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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