# \$100 in 2000 → \$142.15 in 2017

## Inflation Calculator

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### U.S. Inflation Rate, 2000-2017 (\$100)

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics consumer price index, the dollar experienced an average inflation rate of 2.09% per year. Prices in 2017 are 42.2% higher than prices in 2000.

In other words, \$100 in the year 2000 is equivalent in purchasing power to \$142.15 in 2017, a difference of \$42.15 over 17 years.

The inflation rate in 2017 was 1.99%.

 Cumulative price change 42.15% Average inflation rate 2.09% Price difference (\$100 base) \$42.15 CPI in 2000 172.2 CPI in 2017 244.786

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### How to calculate the inflation rate for \$100, 2000 to 2017

This inflation calculator uses the following inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2017 / CPI in 2000 * 2000 USD value = 2017 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values. The U.S. CPI was 172.2 in the year 2000 and 244.786 in 2017:

244.786 / 172.2 * \$100 = \$142.15

\$100 in 2000 has the same "purchasing power" as \$142.15 in 2017.