According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for window and floor coverings and other linens were 1.95% lower in 2021 versus 2018 (a $0.39 difference in value).
Between 2018 and 2021: Window and floor coverings and other linens experienced an average inflation rate of -0.65% per year. In other words, window and floor coverings and other linens costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $19.61 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.19% during this same period, inflation for window and floor coverings and other linens was lower.
In the year 2018: Pricing changed by -0.37%, which is above the average yearly change for window and floor coverings and other linens during the 2018-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2018 (2.44%), inflation for window and floor coverings and other linens was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Window and floor coverings and other linens:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Window and floor coverings and other linens, 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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