According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for club membership for shopping clubs, fraternal, or other organizations, or participant sports fees are 4.83% higher in 2022 versus 2019 (a $9.67 difference in value).
Between 2019 and 2022: Club memberships experienced an average inflation rate of 1.59% per year. In other words, club memberships costing $200 in the year 2019 would cost $209.67 in 2022 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 4.09% during this same period, inflation for club memberships was lower.
In the year 2019: Pricing changed by 2.66%, which is above the average yearly change for club memberships during the 2019-2022 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2019 (1.81%), inflation for club memberships was higher.
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Club memberships, over time, for $200 beginning in 2019. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Club membership for shopping clubs, fraternal, or other organizations, or participant sports fees: