According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for window and floor coverings and other linens are 15.40% lower in 2022 versus 2010 (a $3.08 difference in value).
Between 2010 and 2022: Window and floor coverings and other linens experienced an average inflation rate of -1.38% per year. In other words, window and floor coverings and other linens costing $20 in the year 2010 would cost $16.92 in 2022 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.36% during this same period, inflation for window and floor coverings and other linens was significantly lower.
In the year 2010: Pricing changed by -5.28%, which is significantly below the average yearly change for window and floor coverings and other linens during the 2010-2022 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2010 (1.64%), inflation for window and floor coverings and other linens was much lower.
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Window and floor coverings and other linens, over time, for $20 beginning in 2010. 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 Window and floor coverings and other linens: