According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for sauces and gravies were 1.10% higher in 2021 versus 2020 (a $0.22 difference in value).
Between 2020 and 2021: Sauces and gravies experienced an average inflation rate of 1.10% per year. In other words, sauces and gravies costing $20 in the year 2020 would cost $20.22 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 4.13% during this same period, inflation for sauces and gravies was significantly lower.
In the year 2020: Pricing changed by 3.34%, which is above the average yearly change for sauces and gravies during the 2020-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2020 (1.23%), inflation for sauces and gravies was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Sauces and gravies:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Sauces and gravies, 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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