According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for citrus fruits were 10.95% higher in 2021 versus 2015 (a $2.19 difference in value).
Between 2015 and 2021: Citrus fruits experienced an average inflation rate of 1.75% per year. In other words, citrus fruits costing $20 in the year 2015 would cost $22.19 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.89% during this same period, inflation for citrus fruits was lower.
In the year 2015: Pricing changed by -1.91%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for citrus fruits during the 2015-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation for citrus fruits was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Citrus fruits:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Citrus fruits, over time, for $20 beginning in 2015. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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