According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other goods and services were 17.36% higher in 2017 versus 2009 (a $17.36 difference in value).
Between 2009 and 2017: Other goods and services experienced an average inflation rate of 2.02% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, other goods and services costing $100 in the year 2009 would cost $117.36 in 2017 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.68% during this same period, inflation for other goods and services was higher.
In the year 2009: Pricing changed by 6.72%, which is significantly above the average yearly change for other goods and services during the 2009-2017 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2009 (-0.36%), inflation for other goods and services was much higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other goods and services:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other goods and services, over time, for $100 beginning in 2009. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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