According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for delivery services were 4.45% higher in 2021 versus 2020 (a $0.89 difference in value).
Between 2020 and 2021: Delivery services experienced an average inflation rate of 4.45% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, delivery services costing $20 in the year 2020 would cost $20.89 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.07% during this same period, inflation for delivery services was significantly higher.
In the year 2020: Pricing changed by 0.57%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for delivery services during the 2020-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2020 (1.23%), inflation for delivery services was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Delivery services:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Delivery services, over time, for $20 beginning in 2020. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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