The consumer price index (CPI) in 2018 is 246.669. the Bureau of Labor Statistics uses this CPI value to track inflation on a monthly basis.
$1 in the year 2018 is predicted to be worth $1.01 in 2019.
This calculation is based on future inflation assumption of 0.77% per year. Use the calculator on the left to change this prediction. Or, use the annual inflation rate calculator to view inflation in the past.
Below is a graph of inflation to date:
|Cumulative price change||0.77%|
|Average inflation rate||0.77%|
|Price difference ($1 base)||$0.01|
|CPI in 2018||246.669|
Raw data for these calculations comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Price Index (CPI), established in 1913. Inflation data from 1665 to 1912 is sourced from a historical study conducted by political science professor Robert Sahr at Oregon State University.
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