According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for baby food were 12.48% higher in 2021 versus 2015 (a $1.25 difference in value).
Between 2015 and 2021: Baby food experienced an average inflation rate of 1.98% per year. In other words, baby food costing $10 in the year 2015 would cost $11.25 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.89% during this same period, inflation for baby food was higher.
In the year 2015: Pricing changed by -0.16%, which is below the average yearly change for baby food during the 2015-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation for baby food was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Baby food:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Baby food, over time, for $10 beginning in 2015. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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