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American Inflation Rates: 1914 to 2020

Historical inflation rates for United States of America

Updated: October 13, 2020
Next update: November 12, 2020
YearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecAnnual
20202.487%2.335%1.539%0.329%0.118%0.646%0.986%1.310%1.371%
20191.551%1.520%1.863%1.996%1.790%1.648%1.811%1.750%1.711%1.764%2.051%2.285%1.812%
20182.071%2.212%2.360%2.463%2.801%2.872%2.950%2.699%2.277%2.522%2.177%1.910%2.443%
20172.500%2.738%2.381%2.200%1.872%1.625%1.720%1.939%2.233%2.041%2.203%2.109%2.128%
20161.373%1.018%0.853%1.125%1.022%1.006%0.835%1.063%1.464%1.636%1.693%2.075%1.263%
2015-0.089%-0.025%-0.074%-0.200%-0.040%0.124%0.170%0.195%-0.036%0.171%0.502%0.730%0.119%
20141.579%1.126%1.512%1.953%2.127%2.072%1.992%1.700%1.658%1.664%1.322%0.756%1.622%
20131.595%1.978%1.474%1.063%1.362%1.754%1.961%1.518%1.185%0.964%1.237%1.502%1.465%
20122.925%2.871%2.651%2.303%1.704%1.664%1.408%1.692%1.991%2.162%1.764%1.741%2.069%
20111.632%2.108%2.682%3.164%3.569%3.559%3.629%3.771%3.868%3.525%3.394%2.962%3.157%
20102.626%2.143%2.314%2.236%2.021%1.053%1.235%1.148%1.144%1.172%1.143%1.496%1.640%
20090.030%0.236%-0.384%-0.737%-1.281%-1.427%-2.097%-1.484%-1.286%-0.183%1.838%2.721%-0.356%
20084.280%4.027%3.981%3.937%4.176%5.022%5.600%5.372%4.937%3.655%1.070%0.091%3.839%
20072.076%2.415%2.779%2.574%2.691%2.687%2.358%1.970%2.755%3.536%4.306%4.081%2.853%
20063.985%3.597%3.363%3.546%4.167%4.319%4.145%3.819%2.062%1.305%1.974%2.541%3.226%
20052.970%3.008%3.148%3.511%2.803%2.530%3.168%3.641%4.687%4.348%3.455%3.416%3.393%
20041.926%1.693%1.737%2.285%3.052%3.266%2.991%2.654%2.538%3.189%3.523%3.256%2.677%
20032.597%2.981%3.020%2.225%2.058%2.112%2.110%2.158%2.320%2.041%1.765%1.879%2.270%
20021.142%1.138%1.476%1.639%1.182%1.067%1.465%1.803%1.514%2.026%2.198%2.377%1.586%
20013.732%3.534%2.921%3.269%3.615%3.248%2.720%2.720%2.648%2.126%1.895%1.552%2.826%
20002.739%3.222%3.758%3.069%3.189%3.730%3.659%3.411%3.454%3.448%3.446%3.387%3.377%
19991.671%1.606%1.726%2.277%2.088%1.963%2.145%2.264%2.628%2.561%2.622%2.685%2.188%
19981.571%1.441%1.375%1.436%1.686%1.684%1.682%1.617%1.489%1.485%1.548%1.612%1.552%
19973.044%3.034%2.762%2.495%2.235%2.297%2.229%2.225%2.155%2.085%1.828%1.702%2.338%
19962.728%2.651%2.840%2.897%2.891%2.754%2.951%2.878%3.003%2.993%3.255%3.322%2.931%
19952.804%2.863%2.853%3.053%3.186%3.041%2.763%2.617%2.544%2.809%2.605%2.538%2.805%
19942.525%2.516%2.507%2.361%2.288%2.493%2.770%2.901%2.963%2.608%2.675%2.675%2.607%
19933.259%3.247%3.087%3.226%3.221%2.996%2.776%2.768%2.689%2.750%2.676%2.748%2.952%
19922.600%2.819%3.185%3.180%3.024%3.088%3.157%3.148%2.988%3.202%3.048%2.901%3.029%
19915.651%5.313%4.895%4.888%4.954%4.696%4.448%3.799%3.391%2.921%2.990%3.064%4.235%
19905.202%5.263%5.233%4.712%4.362%4.674%4.823%5.618%6.160%6.290%6.275%6.106%5.398%
19894.667%4.828%4.979%5.124%5.362%5.169%4.979%4.706%4.341%4.493%4.655%4.647%4.827%
19884.047%3.943%3.925%3.904%3.890%3.965%4.130%4.021%4.174%4.250%4.246%4.419%4.078%
19871.460%2.104%3.033%3.775%3.857%3.653%3.927%4.284%4.356%4.533%4.529%4.434%3.665%
19863.886%3.113%2.256%1.590%1.491%1.766%1.577%1.574%1.754%1.472%1.284%1.098%1.898%
19853.533%3.516%3.704%3.686%3.772%3.761%3.554%3.349%3.143%3.229%3.514%3.799%3.546%
19844.192%4.597%4.801%4.564%4.234%4.221%4.204%4.291%4.270%4.257%4.051%3.949%4.301%
19833.712%3.488%3.598%3.899%3.549%2.577%2.462%2.559%2.860%2.851%3.265%3.791%3.212%
19828.391%7.622%6.780%6.510%6.682%7.064%6.441%5.850%5.043%5.139%4.589%3.830%6.131%
198111.825%11.407%10.487%10.000%9.780%9.553%10.762%10.804%10.952%10.142%9.591%8.922%10.335%
198013.909%14.182%14.756%14.731%14.406%14.385%13.133%12.873%12.601%12.766%12.648%12.516%13.549%
19799.280%9.857%10.095%10.485%10.853%10.890%11.263%11.818%12.180%12.072%12.611%13.294%11.254%
19786.838%6.430%6.555%6.500%6.965%7.414%7.705%7.843%8.306%8.929%8.885%9.018%7.631%
19775.216%5.914%6.440%6.952%6.726%6.866%6.830%6.620%6.597%6.390%6.724%6.701%6.502%
19766.718%6.286%6.072%6.049%6.203%5.970%5.351%5.709%5.495%5.464%4.882%4.865%5.745%
197511.803%11.229%10.251%10.208%9.465%9.388%9.717%8.600%7.905%7.436%7.379%6.936%9.143%
19749.390%10.023%10.393%10.092%10.706%10.860%11.512%10.865%11.947%12.061%12.200%12.338%11.055%
19733.650%3.874%4.589%5.060%5.529%5.995%5.728%7.381%7.363%7.801%8.255%8.706%6.178%
19723.266%3.509%3.500%3.491%3.226%2.709%2.948%2.941%3.186%3.423%3.667%3.406%3.272%
19715.291%5.000%4.712%4.156%4.404%4.639%4.359%4.615%4.082%3.807%3.283%3.266%4.293%
19706.180%6.145%5.817%6.061%6.044%6.011%5.978%5.405%5.660%5.630%5.600%5.570%5.838%
19694.399%4.678%5.248%5.523%5.507%5.476%5.444%5.714%5.698%5.666%5.932%6.197%5.462%
19683.647%3.951%3.939%3.927%3.916%4.204%4.491%4.478%4.464%4.748%4.734%4.720%4.272%
19673.459%2.812%2.804%2.477%2.786%2.778%2.769%2.446%2.752%2.432%2.736%3.040%2.773%
19661.923%2.564%2.556%2.866%2.866%2.532%2.848%3.481%3.481%3.785%3.785%3.459%3.015%
19650.971%0.971%1.294%1.618%1.618%1.935%1.608%1.935%1.608%1.929%1.603%1.923%1.585%
19641.645%1.645%1.311%1.311%1.311%1.307%1.303%0.977%1.303%0.974%1.299%0.971%1.279%
19631.333%0.997%1.329%0.993%0.993%1.325%1.320%1.320%0.987%1.316%1.316%1.645%1.240%
19620.671%1.007%1.007%1.342%1.342%1.342%1.000%1.338%1.333%1.333%1.333%1.333%1.199%
19611.706%1.361%1.361%1.017%1.017%0.676%1.351%1.014%1.351%0.671%0.671%0.671%1.071%
19601.034%1.730%1.730%1.724%1.724%1.718%1.370%1.370%1.024%1.361%1.361%1.361%1.458%
19591.399%1.049%0.347%0.346%0.346%0.692%0.690%1.038%1.384%1.730%1.379%1.730%1.011%
19583.623%3.249%3.597%3.584%3.214%2.847%2.473%2.120%2.120%2.120%2.113%1.761%2.729%
19572.985%3.358%3.731%3.717%3.704%3.309%3.285%3.663%3.285%2.909%3.273%2.899%3.342%
19560.375%0.375%0.375%0.749%1.124%1.873%2.239%1.866%1.859%2.230%2.230%2.985%1.525%
1955-0.743%-0.743%-0.743%-0.373%-0.743%-0.743%-0.372%-0.372%0.373%0.373%0.373%0.375%-0.279%
19541.128%1.509%1.128%0.752%0.749%0.373%0.373%0.000%-0.372%-0.741%-0.372%-0.743%0.311%
19530.377%0.760%1.141%0.758%1.136%1.132%0.375%0.749%0.749%1.124%0.749%0.749%0.816%
19524.331%2.335%1.938%2.326%1.931%2.317%3.089%3.089%2.299%1.908%1.136%0.755%2.279%
19518.085%9.362%9.322%9.322%9.283%8.824%7.469%6.584%6.967%6.504%6.883%6.000%7.860%
1950-2.083%-1.261%-0.840%-1.255%-0.420%-0.418%1.688%2.101%2.092%3.797%3.782%5.932%1.085%
19491.266%1.277%1.709%0.420%-0.418%-0.830%-2.869%-2.857%-2.449%-2.869%-1.653%-2.075%-0.971%
194810.233%9.302%6.849%8.676%9.132%9.545%9.910%8.889%6.522%6.087%4.762%2.991%7.689%
194718.132%18.785%19.672%19.022%18.378%17.647%12.121%11.386%12.745%10.577%8.451%8.837%14.389%
19462.247%1.685%2.809%3.371%3.352%3.315%9.392%11.602%12.707%14.917%17.680%18.132%8.476%
19452.299%2.299%2.299%1.714%2.286%2.841%2.260%2.260%2.260%2.260%2.260%2.247%2.274%
19442.959%2.959%1.163%0.575%0.000%0.571%1.724%2.312%1.724%1.724%1.724%2.299%1.637%
19437.643%6.962%7.500%8.075%7.362%7.362%6.098%4.848%5.455%4.192%3.571%2.959%5.969%
194211.348%12.057%12.676%12.587%13.194%10.884%11.565%10.738%9.272%9.150%9.091%9.032%10.922%
19411.439%0.714%1.429%2.143%2.857%4.255%5.000%6.429%7.857%9.286%10.000%9.929%5.116%
1940-0.714%0.719%0.719%1.449%1.449%2.174%1.449%1.449%-0.709%0.000%0.000%0.714%0.719%
1939-1.408%-1.418%-1.418%-2.817%-2.128%-2.128%-2.128%-2.128%0.000%0.000%0.000%0.000%-1.301%
19380.709%0.000%-0.704%-0.699%-2.083%-2.083%-2.759%-2.759%-3.425%-4.110%-3.448%-2.778%-2.028%
19372.174%2.174%3.650%4.380%5.109%4.348%4.317%3.571%4.286%4.286%3.571%2.857%3.726%
19361.471%0.730%0.000%-0.725%-0.725%0.730%1.460%2.190%2.190%2.190%1.449%1.449%1.032%
19353.030%3.008%3.008%3.759%3.759%2.239%2.239%2.239%0.735%1.481%2.222%2.985%2.553%
19342.326%4.724%5.556%5.556%5.556%5.512%2.290%1.515%3.030%2.273%2.273%1.515%3.479%
1933-9.790%-9.929%-10.000%-9.353%-8.029%-6.618%-3.676%-2.222%-1.493%-0.752%0.000%0.763%-5.192%
1932-10.063%-10.191%-10.256%-10.323%-10.458%-9.934%-9.934%-10.596%-10.667%-10.738%-10.204%-10.274%-10.301%
1931-7.018%-7.647%-7.692%-8.824%-9.467%-10.119%-9.036%-8.485%-9.639%-9.697%-10.366%-9.317%-8.932%
19300.000%-0.585%-0.588%0.592%-0.588%-1.754%-4.046%-4.624%-4.046%-4.624%-5.202%-6.395%-2.671%
1929-1.156%0.000%-0.585%-1.170%-1.163%0.000%1.170%1.170%0.000%0.581%0.581%0.585%0.000%
1928-1.143%-1.724%-1.156%-1.156%-1.149%-2.841%-1.156%-0.581%0.000%-1.149%-0.578%-1.156%-1.152%
1927-2.235%-2.793%-2.809%-3.352%-2.247%-0.565%-1.143%-1.149%-1.143%-1.136%-2.260%-2.260%-1.930%
19263.468%4.070%2.890%4.070%2.890%1.143%-1.130%-1.695%-1.130%-0.565%-1.667%-1.117%0.903%
19250.000%0.000%1.170%1.176%1.765%2.941%3.509%4.118%3.509%2.907%4.651%3.468%2.433%
19242.976%2.381%1.786%0.592%0.592%0.000%-0.581%-0.585%-0.581%-0.578%-0.578%0.000%0.440%
1923-0.592%-0.592%0.599%1.198%1.198%1.796%2.381%3.012%3.614%3.593%2.976%2.367%1.791%
1922-11.053%-8.152%-8.743%-7.735%-5.650%-5.114%-5.085%-6.215%-5.143%-4.571%-3.448%-2.312%-6.162%
1921-1.554%-5.641%-7.107%-10.837%-14.078%-15.789%-14.904%-12.808%-12.500%-12.060%-12.121%-10.825%-10.936%
192016.970%20.370%20.122%21.557%21.893%23.669%19.540%14.689%12.360%9.945%7.027%2.646%15.625%
191917.857%14.894%17.143%17.606%16.552%14.966%15.232%14.935%13.376%13.125%13.497%14.545%15.235%
191819.658%17.500%16.667%12.698%13.281%13.077%17.969%18.462%18.045%18.519%20.741%20.438%17.284%
191712.500%15.385%14.286%18.868%19.626%20.370%18.519%19.266%19.820%19.469%17.391%18.103%17.841%
19162.970%4.000%6.061%6.000%5.941%6.931%6.931%7.921%9.901%10.784%11.650%12.621%7.667%
19151.000%1.010%0.000%2.041%2.020%2.020%1.000%-0.980%-0.980%0.990%0.980%1.980%0.915%
19142.041%1.020%1.020%0.000%2.062%1.020%1.010%3.030%2.000%1.000%0.990%1.000%1.349%

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All inflation rates are calculated using the USA Consumer Price Index (CPI) series.