American Inflation Rate History - 1998 to 2018

Historical Inflation Rates for United States of America (1998 to 2018)

Last Update: August 12, 2020

Next Update: September 11, 2020
Yearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecann
20182.071%2.212%2.36%2.463%2.801%2.872%2.95%2.699%2.277%2.522%2.177%1.91%2.442%
20172.5%2.738%2.381%2.2%1.872%1.625%1.72%1.939%2.233%2.041%2.203%2.109%2.129%
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%-0.2%-0.04%0.124%0.17%0.195%-0.036%0.171%0.502%0.73%0.119%
20141.579%1.126%1.512%1.953%2.127%2.072%1.992%1.7%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%1.64%
20090.03%0.236%-0.384%-0.737%-1.281%-1.427%-2.097%-1.484%-1.286%-0.183%1.838%2.721%-0.356%
20084.28%4.027%3.981%3.937%4.176%5.022%5.6%5.372%4.937%3.655%1.07%0.091%3.84%
20072.076%2.415%2.779%2.574%2.691%2.687%2.358%1.97%2.755%3.536%4.306%4.081%2.848%
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%
20052.97%3.008%3.148%3.511%2.803%2.53%3.168%3.641%4.687%4.348%3.455%3.416%3.388%
20041.926%1.693%1.737%2.285%3.052%3.266%2.991%2.654%2.538%3.189%3.523%3.256%2.663%
20032.597%2.981%3.02%2.225%2.058%2.112%2.11%2.158%2.32%2.041%1.765%1.879%2.279%
20021.142%1.138%1.476%1.639%1.182%1.067%1.465%1.803%1.514%2.026%2.198%2.377%1.581%
20013.732%3.534%2.921%3.269%3.615%3.248%2.72%2.72%2.648%2.126%1.895%1.552%2.846%
20002.739%3.222%3.758%3.069%3.189%3.73%3.659%3.411%3.454%3.448%3.446%3.387%3.361%
19991.671%1.606%1.726%2.277%2.088%1.963%2.145%2.264%2.628%2.561%2.622%2.685%2.209%
19981.571%1.441%1.375%1.436%1.686%1.684%1.682%1.617%1.489%1.485%1.548%1.612%1.558%

Additional resources:
Consumer Price Index (CPI) for USA

Inflation Rate data for the USA is available from 1914 onward. Year over Year compares the growth rate of the CPI from one period to the same period a year earlier. See USA Historical Consumer Price Index (CPI).