Other household equipment and furnishings priced at $20 in 2016 $19.39 in 2022

Other Household Equipment And Furnishings Inflation Calculator

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Prices for Other Household Equipment And Furnishings, 2016-2022 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other household equipment and furnishings are 3.05% lower in 2022 versus 2016 (a $0.61 difference in value).

Between 2016 and 2022: Other household equipment and furnishings experienced an average inflation rate of -0.51% per year. In other words, other household equipment and furnishings costing $20 in the year 2016 would cost $19.39 in 2022 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 3.17% during this same period, inflation for other household equipment and furnishings was significantly lower.

In the year 2016: Pricing changed by -3.28%, which is below the average yearly change for other household equipment and furnishings during the 2016-2022 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2016 (1.26%), inflation for other household equipment and furnishings was much lower.

Price Inflation for Other household equipment and furnishings since 1997

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 2022 (7.14%), 2006 (-5.96%), and 2018 (-5.38%).

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Buying power of $20.00 since 2016

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other household equipment and furnishings, over time, for $20 beginning in 2016. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

YearUSD ValueInflation Rate
2016$20.00-3.28%
2017$19.05-4.77%
2018$18.02-5.38%
2019$17.75-1.48%
2020$17.60-0.87%
2021$18.102.83%
2022$19.397.14%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other household equipment and furnishings:

Year19971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201420152016201720182019202020212022
CPI100.000101.29298.83897.96996.72393.81589.26987.36985.47780.38576.94875.61473.99170.76268.45265.68863.51160.73359.05757.11854.39451.46650.70450.26351.68655.377

Adjust other household equipment and furnishings prices for inflation

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2022 / CPI in 2016 * 2016 USD value = 2022 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Other household equipment and furnishings was 57.118 in the year 2016 and 55.377 in 2022:

55.377 / 57.118 * $20 = $19.39

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2016 has the same "purchasing power" as $19.39 in 2022 (in the CPI category of Other household equipment and furnishings).


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Other household equipment and furnishings in 1997. In addition to other household equipment and furnishings, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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