According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in St Louis, Missouri were 5.03% higher in 2021 versus 2018 (a $0.05 difference in value).
Between 2018 and 2021: St. Louis experienced an average inflation rate of 1.65% per year. In other words, $1 in St. Louis in the year 2018 would cost $1.05 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.38% during this same period, inflation in St. Louis was lower.
In the year 2018: Pricing changed by 1.83%, which is above the average yearly change in St. Louis during the 2018-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2018 (2.44%), 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 $1 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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