Breakfast sausage and related products priced at $20 in 2018 $19.99 in 2019

Breakfast Sausage And Related Products Inflation Calculator

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Prices for Breakfast Sausage And Related Products, 2018-2019 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for breakfast sausage and related products were 0.06% lower in 2019 versus 2018 (a $0.01 difference in value).

Between 2018 and 2019: Breakfast sausage and related products experienced an average inflation rate of -0.06% per year. In other words, breakfast sausage and related products costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $19.99 in 2019 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.70% during this same period, inflation for breakfast sausage and related products was lower.

Price Inflation for Breakfast sausage and related products since 2018

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: and 2019 (-0.06%).

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Breakfast sausage and related products:

Year 2018 2019
CPI 143.719 143.639

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Buying power of $20 since 2018

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Breakfast sausage and related products, 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 $19.99 -0.06%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

How to calculate the inflation rate for breakfast sausage and related products, 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 Breakfast sausage and related products was 143.719 in the year 2018 and 143.639 in 2019:

143.639 / 143.719 * $20 = $19.99

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2018 has the same "purchasing power" as $19.99 in 2019 (in the CPI category of Breakfast sausage and related products).


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

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