Quick Answer: What Is The Average Inflation Rate For The Last 50 Years?

What is the rate of inflation over the last 10 years?

Current Inflation Rate

Inflation rate in December 2018: (month over month, MOM)-0.32%
Inflation rate in 2017:2.11%
Last 12 months inflation rate: (year over year, YOY)1.91%
Last 60 months inflation rate (5 years):7.80%
Last 120 months inflation rate (10 years):19.51%

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What is the average inflation rate per year?

U.S. Inflation Rate History and Forecast

YearInflation Rate YOYEvents Affecting Inflation
20162.1%
20172.1%Core inflation rate 1.8%.
20181.9%Core rate 1.9 %. The current rate is updated monthly.
20191.5%Forecast. Core rate 1.8%

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What is the inflation rate for 2019?

The annual inflation rate for the United States is 1.6% for the 12 months ended June 2019 compared to 1.8% previously, as published on July 11, 2019 by the U.S. Labor Department.

What is the inflation rate for 2018?

2.44%