According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in St Louis, Missouri were 6.95% higher in 2021 versus 2017 (a $1.39 difference in value).
Between 2017 and 2021: St. Louis experienced an average inflation rate of 1.69% per year. In other words, $20 in St. Louis in the year 2017 would cost $21.39 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.26% during this same period, inflation in St. Louis was lower.
In the year 2017: Pricing changed by 1.66%, which is below the average yearly change in St. Louis during the 2017-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2017 (2.13%), inflation in St. Louis was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for St Louis, Missouri:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in St. Louis, over time, for $20 beginning in 2017. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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