According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for transportation commodities less motor fuel were 2.97% higher in 2018 versus 2010 (a $0.59 difference in value).
Between 2010 and 2018: Transportation commodities less motor fuel experienced an average inflation rate of 0.37% per year. In other words, transportation commodities less motor fuel costing $20 in the year 2010 would cost $20.59 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.78% during this same period, inflation for transportation commodities less motor fuel was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Transportation commodities less motor fuel:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Transportation commodities less motor fuel, over time, for $20 beginning in 2010. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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