According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for rental of video discs and other media were 50.35% higher in 2021 versus 2007 (a $10.07 difference in value).
Between 2007 and 2021: Rental of video discs and other media experienced an average inflation rate of 2.96% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, rental of video discs and other media costing $20 in the year 2007 would cost $30.07 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.87% during this same period, inflation for rental of video discs and other media was higher.
In the year 2007: Pricing changed by 2.55%, which is below the average yearly change for rental of video discs and other media during the 2007-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2007 (2.85%), inflation for rental of video discs and other media was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Rental of video discs and other media:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Rental of video discs and other media, over time, for $20 beginning in 2007. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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