According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in St Louis, Missouri were 3.21% higher in 2021 versus 2020 (a $0.03 difference in value).
Between 2020 and 2021: St. Louis experienced an average inflation rate of 3.21% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $1 in St. Louis in the year 2020 would cost $1.03 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 3.55% during this same period, inflation in St. Louis was lower.
In the year 2020: Pricing changed by 0.74%, which is below the average yearly change in St. Louis during the 2020-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2020 (1.23%), inflation in St. Louis was lower.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for St Louis, Missouri:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in St. Louis, over time, for $1 beginning in 2020. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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