According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for canned fruits and vegetables were 7.86% higher in 2021 versus 2012 (a $1.57 difference in value).
Between 2012 and 2021: Canned fruits and vegetables experienced an average inflation rate of 0.84% per year. In other words, canned fruits and vegetables costing $20 in the year 2012 would cost $21.57 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.46% during this same period, inflation for canned fruits and vegetables was lower.
In the year 2012: Pricing changed by 3.18%, which is above the average yearly change for canned fruits and vegetables during the 2012-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2012 (2.07%), inflation for canned fruits and vegetables was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Canned fruits and vegetables:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Canned fruits and vegetables, over time, for $20 beginning in 2012. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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