Sports vehicles including bicycles priced at $20 in 2000 $22.59 in 2018

Historical Price Inflation for Sports vehicles including bicycles

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Prices for Sports Vehicles Including Bicycles, 2000-2018 ($20)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices for sports vehicles including bicycles were 12.95% higher in 2018 versus 2000 (a $2.59 difference in value).

Between 2000 and 2018: Sports vehicles including bicycles experienced an average inflation rate of 0.68% per year. In other words, sports vehicles including bicycles costing $20 in the year 2000 would cost $22.59 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.12% during this same period, inflation for sports vehicles including bicycles was lower.

In the year 2000: Pricing changed by 1.71%, which is above the average yearly change for sports vehicles including bicycles during the 2000-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2000 (3.38%), inflation for sports vehicles including bicycles was lower.

Price Inflation for Sports vehicles including bicycles since 1978

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 1980 (10.10%), 1979 (7.04%), and 1981 (6.73%).

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Sports vehicles including bicycles:

Year 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
CPI 74.600 79.854 87.923 93.838 97.977 99.046 102.985 106.238 105.600 105.500 108.885 112.269 115.331 117.469 119.738 120.562 122.262 125.292 125.700 124.492 125.269 128.685 130.885 132.808 131.800 130.262 130.815 133.185 137.969 137.923 139.401 140.082 141.313 146.466 148.385 150.023 149.555 149.499 147.150 145.340 147.837

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Buying power of $20 since 2000

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power for Sports vehicles including bicycles, over time, for $20 beginning in 2000. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

Year USD Value Inflation Rate
2000 $20.00 1.71%
2001 $20.29 1.47%
2002 $20.14 -0.76%
2003 $19.90 -1.17%
2004 $19.99 0.43%
2005 $20.35 1.81%
2006 $21.08 3.59%
2007 $21.08 -0.03%
2008 $21.30 1.07%
2009 $21.41 0.49%
2010 $21.59 0.88%
2011 $22.38 3.65%
2012 $22.67 1.31%
2013 $22.92 1.10%
2014 $22.85 -0.31%
2015 $22.84 -0.04%
2016 $22.49 -1.57%
2017 $22.21 -1.23%
2018 $22.59 1.72%*
* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.

How to calculate the inflation rate for sports vehicles including bicycles, 2000-2018

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2018 / CPI in 2000 * 2000 USD value = 2018 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Sports vehicles including bicycles was 130.885 in the year 2000 and 147.837 in 2018:

147.837 / 130.885 * $20 = $22.59

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $20 in 2000 has the same "purchasing power" as $22.59 in 2018 (in the CPI category of Sports vehicles including bicycles).


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Sports vehicles including bicycles in 1978. In addition to sports vehicles including bicycles, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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