Other poultry including turkey priced at $20 in 2015 $18.85 in 2018

Historical Price Inflation for Other poultry including turkey

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Prices for Other Poultry Including Turkey, 2015-2018 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for other poultry including turkey were 5.74% lower in 2018 versus 2015.

Between 2015 and 2018: Other poultry including turkey experienced an average inflation rate of -1.95% per year. In other words, other poultry including turkey costing $20 in the year 2015 would cost $18.85 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.69% during this same period, inflation for other poultry including turkey was significantly lower.

In the year 2015: Pricing changed by 0.75%, above the average yearly change for other poultry including turkey during the 2015-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), price inflation for other poultry including turkey was higher.

Price Inflation for Other poultry including turkey since 1997

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 2012 (7.69%), 2011 (7.09%), and 2008 (4.68%).

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Other poultry including turkey:

Year 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
CPI 100.000 100.969 101.615 104.854 108.762 108.208 109.508 113.138 114.962 116.277 119.535 125.131 128.306 130.603 139.860 150.622 154.277 155.800 156.971 155.393 152.117 147.964

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How to calculate the inflation rate for other poultry including turkey, 2015-2018

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2018 / CPI in 2015 * 2015 USD value = 2018 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Other poultry including turkey was 156.971 in the year 2015 and 147.964 in 2018:

147.964 / 156.971 * $20 = $18.85

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2015 has the same "purchasing power" as $18.85 in 2018 (in the category of Other poultry including turkey).


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Other poultry including turkey in 1997. In addition to other poultry including turkey, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of other goods and services.

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