According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for floor coverings were 2.01% higher in 2021 versus 2015 (a $0.40 difference in value).
Between 2015 and 2021: Floor coverings experienced an average inflation rate of 0.33% per year. In other words, floor coverings costing $20 in the year 2015 would cost $20.40 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.66% during this same period, inflation for floor coverings was lower.
In the year 2015: Pricing changed by 0.28%, which is below the average yearly change for floor coverings during the 2015-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation for floor coverings was higher.
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 2015. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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