United States Inflation Rate in 1917
Inflation rate in the United States was 18.10% in 1917. That is 5.48 more than it was in the preceding 1916 and 2.33% less than in the following year of 1918.
Month over month inflation rate is calculated for just the subject month itself - from the first to the last day of that month:
|Month to month, %||0.86||2.56||0.00||5.00||1.59||1.56||-1.54||1.56||2.31||1.50||0.00||1.48||18.10|
Year to year inflation rate is calculated for 12 months: 11 months preceding the subject one and the subject month itself:
|Year over year (12 months), %||12.50||15.38||14.29||18.87||19.63||20.37||18.52||19.27||19.82||19.47||17.39||18.10||18.10|
Progressive inflation rate is an incremental year to date inflation that sums rates from the beginning of the calendar year to the end of the subject month:
|Progressive (year to date), %||0.86||3.45||3.45||8.62||10.34||12.07||10.34||12.07||14.66||16.38||16.38||18.10||18.10|
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