According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in San Diego, California were 36.47% higher in 2020 versus 2011 (a $1.82 difference in value).
Between 2011 and 2020: San Diego experienced an average inflation rate of 3.52% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $5 in San Diego in the year 2011 would cost $6.82 in 2020 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.57% during this same period, inflation in San Diego was higher.
In the year 2011: Pricing changed by 0.86%, which is below the average yearly change in San Diego during the 2011-2020 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2011 (3.16%), inflation in San Diego was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for San Diego, California:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in San Diego, over time, for $5 beginning in 2011. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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