According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for bread were 8.08% higher in 2020 versus 2014 (a $0.40 difference in value).
Between 2014 and 2020: Bread experienced an average inflation rate of 1.30% per year. In other words, bread costing $5 in the year 2014 would cost $5.40 in 2020 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.50% during this same period, inflation for bread was lower.
In the year 2014: Pricing changed by -0.19%, which is below the average yearly change for bread during the 2014-2020 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2014 (1.62%), inflation for bread was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Bread:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Bread, over time, for $5 beginning in 2014. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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