According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for fresh and frozen chicken parts were 9.78% higher in 2020 versus 2012 (a $1.96 difference in value).
Between 2012 and 2020: Fresh and frozen chicken parts experienced an average inflation rate of 1.17% per year. In other words, fresh and frozen chicken parts costing $20 in the year 2012 would cost $21.96 in 2020 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.48% during this same period, inflation for fresh and frozen chicken parts was lower.
In the year 2012: Pricing changed by 5.01%, which is significantly above the average yearly change for fresh and frozen chicken parts during the 2012-2020 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2012 (2.07%), inflation for fresh and frozen chicken parts was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Fresh and frozen chicken parts:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Fresh and frozen chicken parts, over time, for $20 beginning in 2012. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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