Canned fruits priced at $20 in 2008 $29.98 in 2024

Canned Fruits Inflation Calculator


Prices for Canned Fruits, 2008-2024 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for canned fruits are 49.91% higher in 2024 versus 2008 (a $9.98 difference in value).

Between 2008 and 2024: Canned fruits experienced an average inflation rate of 2.56% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, canned fruits costing $20 in the year 2008 would cost $29.98 in 2024 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.33% during this same period, inflation for canned fruits was higher.

In the year 2008: Pricing changed by 8.27%, which is significantly above the average yearly change for canned fruits during the 2008-2024 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2008 (3.84%), inflation for canned fruits was much higher.

Price Inflation for Canned fruits since 1997

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 2022 (13.31%), 2008 (8.27%), and 2023 (7.39%).

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Buying power of $20.00 since 2008

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Canned fruits, over time, for $20 beginning in 2008. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

YearUSD ValueInflation Rate

* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.
** Extended periods of 0% inflation usually indicate incomplete underlying data. This can manifest as a sharp increase in inflation later on.

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Canned fruits:


Adjust canned fruits prices for inflation

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2024 / CPI in 2008 * 2008 USD value = 2024 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Canned fruits was 135.572 in the year 2008 and 203.234 in 2024:

203.234 / 135.572 * $20 = $29.98

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2008 has the same "purchasing power" as $29.98 in 2024 (in the CPI category of Canned fruits).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Canned fruits in 1997. In addition to canned fruits, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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