Window coverings priced at $20 in 2018 $19.30 in 2019

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Prices for Window Coverings, 2018-2019 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for window coverings were 3.50% lower in 2019 versus 2018 (a $0.70 difference in value).

Between 2018 and 2019: Window coverings experienced an average inflation rate of -3.50% per year. This rate of change indicates significant deflation. In other words, window coverings costing $20 in the year 2018 would cost $19.30 in 2019 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.70% during this same period, inflation for window coverings was significantly lower.

Price Inflation for Window coverings since 2018

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: and 2019 (-3.50%).

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Window coverings:

Year 2018 2019
CPI 64.152 61.906

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Buying power of $20 since 2018

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Window coverings, over time, for $20 beginning in 2018. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

Year USD Value Inflation Rate
2018 $20.00 -
2019 $19.30 -3.50%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

How to calculate the inflation rate for window coverings, 2018-2019

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2019 / CPI in 2018 * 2018 USD value = 2019 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Window coverings was 64.152 in the year 2018 and 61.906 in 2019:

61.906 / 64.152 * $20 = $19.30

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2018 has the same "purchasing power" as $19.30 in 2019 (in the CPI category of Window coverings).


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Window coverings in 2018. In addition to window coverings, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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