Other condiments priced at $20 in 2018 $20.23 in 2020

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Prices for Other Condiments, 2018-2020 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other condiments were 1.13% higher in 2020 versus 2018 (a $0.23 difference in value).

Between 2018 and 2020: Other condiments experienced an average inflation rate of 0.56% per year. In other words, other condiments costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $20.23 in 2020 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.46% during this same period, inflation for other condiments was lower.

Price Inflation for Other condiments since 2018

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 2020 (0.57%), and 2019 (0.56%).

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other condiments:

Year 2018 2019 2020
CPI 276.268 277.814 279.398

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Buying power of $20 since 2018

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other condiments, over time, for $20 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

Year USD Value Inflation Rate
2018 $20.00 -
2019 $20.11 0.56%
2020 $20.23 0.57%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

How to calculate the inflation rate for other condiments, 2018-2020

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2020 / CPI in 2018 * 2018 USD value = 2020 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Other condiments was 276.268 in the year 2018 and 279.398 in 2020:

279.398 / 276.268 * $20 = $20.23

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2018 has the same "purchasing power" as $20.23 in 2020 (in the CPI category of Other condiments).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Other condiments in 2018. In addition to other condiments, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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