According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for admission to sporting events were 9.28% higher in 2021 versus 2014 (a $9.28 difference in value).
Between 2014 and 2021: Sporting events experienced an average inflation rate of 1.28% per year. In other words, sporting events costing $100 in the year 2014 would cost $109.28 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.69% during this same period, inflation for sporting events was lower.
In the year 2014: Pricing changed by 2.98%, which is above the average yearly change for sporting events during the 2014-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2014 (1.62%), inflation for sporting events was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Admission to sporting events:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Sporting events, over time, for $100 beginning in 2014. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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