Breakfast sausage and related products priced at $20 in 2019 $20.91 in 2020

Breakfast Sausage And Related Products Inflation Calculator

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Prices for Breakfast Sausage And Related Products, 2019-2020 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for breakfast sausage and related products were 4.56% higher in 2020 versus 2019 (a $0.91 difference in value).

Between 2019 and 2020: Breakfast sausage and related products experienced an average inflation rate of 4.56% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, breakfast sausage and related products costing $20 in the year 2019 would cost $20.91 in 2020 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 0.93% during this same period, inflation for breakfast sausage and related products was significantly higher.

In the year 2019: Pricing changed by 0.68%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for breakfast sausage and related products during the 2019-2020 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2019 (1.81%), 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: 2020 (4.56%), and 2019 (0.68%).

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

Year 2018 2019 2020
CPI 143.719 144.695 151.287

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Buying power of $20 since 2019

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Breakfast sausage and related products, over time, for $20 beginning in 2019. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

Year USD Value Inflation Rate
2019 $20.00 0.68%
2020 $20.91 4.56%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

How to calculate the inflation rate for breakfast sausage and related products, 2019-2020

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2020 / CPI in 2019 * 2019 USD value = 2020 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Breakfast sausage and related products was 144.695 in the year 2019 and 151.287 in 2020:

151.287 / 144.695 * $20 = $20.91

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2019 has the same "purchasing power" as $20.91 in 2020 (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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