According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other goods were 1.52% higher in 2019 versus 2018 (a $0.30 difference in value).
Between 2018 and 2019: Other goods experienced an average inflation rate of 1.52% per year. In other words, other goods costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $20.30 in 2019 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.70% during this same period, inflation for other goods was lower.
In the year 2018: Pricing changed by 1.15%, which is below the average yearly change for other goods during the 2018-2019 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2018 (2.44%), inflation for other goods was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other goods:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other goods, 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|