According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for flour and prepared flour mixes were 2.95% lower in 2021 versus 2014 (a $0.59 difference in value).
Between 2014 and 2021: Flour and prepared flour mixes experienced an average inflation rate of -0.43% per year. In other words, flour and prepared flour mixes costing $20 in the year 2014 would cost $19.41 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.83% during this same period, inflation for flour and prepared flour mixes was lower.
In the year 2014: Pricing changed by -1.16%, which is below the average yearly change for flour and prepared flour mixes during the 2014-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2014 (1.62%), inflation for flour and prepared flour mixes was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Flour and prepared flour mixes:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Flour and prepared flour mixes, over time, for $20 beginning in 2014. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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