According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for floor coverings were 3.93% higher in 2021 versus 2013 (a $0.79 difference in value).
Between 2013 and 2021: Floor coverings experienced an average inflation rate of 0.48% per year. In other words, floor coverings costing $20 in the year 2013 would cost $20.79 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.68% during this same period, inflation for floor coverings was lower.
In the year 2013: Pricing changed by -4.03%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for floor coverings during the 2013-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2013 (1.46%), inflation for floor coverings was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Floor coverings:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Floor coverings, over time, for $20 beginning in 2013. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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