Historical Inflation Rate (CPI) for U.S.


In the United States, the Bureau of Labor Statistics publishes the Consumer Price Index (CPI) every month, which can be translated into inflation rate. The following is the listing of the historical inflation rate for the United States (U.S. dollar) from January 1970 to December 2019.

Inflation averaged 4% from 1970 to 2019 (50 years) using the CPI (USA Consumer Price Index)

Click here to download the 1 page PDF below showing the official US govt CPI inflation rate for each month for 50 years

 ( from Jan 1970 to December 2019 )

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