According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other intercity transportation were 7.72% higher in 2021 versus 2020 (a $1.54 difference in value).
Between 2020 and 2021: Other intercity transportation experienced an average inflation rate of 7.72% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, other intercity transportation costing $20 in the year 2020 would cost $21.54 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 3.55% during this same period, inflation for other intercity transportation was significantly higher.
In the year 2020: Pricing changed by -4.41%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for other intercity transportation during the 2020-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2020 (1.23%), inflation for other intercity transportation was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other intercity transportation:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other intercity transportation, over time, for $20 beginning in 2020. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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