According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for video discs and other media were 4.49% higher in 2019 versus 2018 (a $0.90 difference in value).
Between 2018 and 2019: Video discs and other media experienced an average inflation rate of 4.49% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, video discs and other media costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $20.90 in 2019 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.70% during this same period, inflation for video discs and other media was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Video discs and other media:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Video discs and other media, over time, for $20 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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