According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other household equipment and furnishings were 30.23% lower in 2021 versus 2009 (a $6.05 difference in value).
Between 2009 and 2021: Other household equipment and furnishings experienced an average inflation rate of -2.95% per year. This rate of change indicates significant deflation. In other words, other household equipment and furnishings costing $20 in the year 2009 would cost $13.95 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.72% during this same period, inflation for other household equipment and furnishings was significantly lower.
In the year 2009: Pricing changed by -2.15%, which is above the average yearly change for other household equipment and furnishings during the 2009-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2009 (-0.36%), inflation for other household equipment and furnishings was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other household equipment and furnishings:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other household equipment and furnishings, over time, for $20 beginning in 2009. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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