According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for all items less food and shelter were 6.83% higher in 2021 versus 2013 (a $1.37 difference in value).
Between 2013 and 2021: All items less food and shelter experienced an average inflation rate of 0.83% per year. In other words, all items less food and shelter costing $20 in the year 2013 would cost $21.37 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.63% during this same period, inflation for all items less food and shelter was lower.
In the year 2013: Pricing changed by 0.99%, which is above the average yearly change for all items less food and shelter during the 2013-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2013 (1.46%), inflation for all items less food and shelter was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for All items less food and shelter:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for All items less food and shelter, over time, for $20 beginning in 2013. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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