According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for clocks, lamps, and decorator items were 20.15% lower in 2021 versus 2015 (a $4.03 difference in value).
Between 2015 and 2021: Clocks, lamps, and decorator items experienced an average inflation rate of -3.68% per year. This rate of change indicates significant deflation. In other words, clocks, lamps, and decorator items costing $20 in the year 2015 would cost $15.97 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.66% during this same period, inflation for clocks, lamps, and decorator items was significantly lower.
In the year 2015: Pricing changed by -4.67%, which is below the average yearly change for clocks, lamps, and decorator items during the 2015-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation for clocks, lamps, and decorator items was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Clocks, lamps, and decorator items:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Clocks, lamps, and decorator items, 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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