According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in San Diego, California are 5.11% higher in 2021 versus 2019 (a $0.05 difference in value).
Between 2019 and 2021: San Diego experienced an average inflation rate of 2.52% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $1 in San Diego in the year 2019 would cost $1.05 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.95% during this same period, inflation in San Diego was lower.
In the year 2019: Pricing changed by 3.56%, which is above the average yearly change in San Diego during the 2019-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2019 (1.81%), inflation in San Diego was higher.
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in San Diego, over time, for $1 beginning in 2019. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for San Diego, California: