Bedroom furniture priced at $20 in 2018 $20.27 in 2019

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Prices for Bedroom Furniture, 2018-2019 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for bedroom furniture were 1.33% higher in 2019 versus 2018 (a $0.27 difference in value).

Between 2018 and 2019: Bedroom furniture experienced an average inflation rate of 1.33% per year. In other words, bedroom furniture costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $20.27 in 2019 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.81% during this same period, inflation for bedroom furniture was lower.

Price Inflation for Bedroom furniture since 2018

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: and 2019 (1.33%).

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Bedroom furniture:

Year 2018 2019
CPI 128.036 129.742

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Buying power of $20 since 2018

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Bedroom furniture, over time, for $20 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

Year USD Value Inflation Rate
2018 $20.00 -
2019 $20.27 1.33%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

How to calculate the inflation rate for bedroom furniture, 2018-2019

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2019 / CPI in 2018 * 2018 USD value = 2019 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Bedroom furniture was 128.036 in the year 2018 and 129.742 in 2019:

129.742 / 128.036 * $20 = $20.27

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2018 has the same "purchasing power" as $20.27 in 2019 (in the CPI category of Bedroom furniture).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Bedroom furniture in 2018. In addition to bedroom furniture, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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