According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other video equipment were 3.01% higher in 2021 versus 2018 (a $0.60 difference in value).
Between 2018 and 2021: Other video equipment experienced an average inflation rate of 0.99% per year. In other words, other video equipment costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $20.60 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.70% during this same period, inflation for other video equipment was lower.
In the year 2018: Pricing changed by -2.89%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for other video equipment during the 2018-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2018 (2.44%), inflation for other video equipment was much lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other video equipment:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Other video equipment, over time, for $20 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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