According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for education and communication are 5.68% higher in 2022 versus 2013 (a $5.68 difference in value).
Between 2013 and 2022: Education and communication experienced an average inflation rate of 0.62% per year. In other words, education and communication costing $100 in the year 2013 would cost $105.68 in 2022 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.53% during this same period, inflation for education and communication was lower.
In the year 2013: Pricing changed by 1.53%, which is above the average yearly change for education and communication during the 2013-2022 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2013 (1.46%), inflation for education and communication was higher.
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Education and communication, over time, for $100 beginning in 2013. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
|Year||USD Value||Inflation 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 Education and communication: