United States Inflation Rate in 1959
Inflation rate in the United States was 1.73% in 1959. That is 0.03 less than it was in the preceding 1958 and 0.37% more than in the following year of 1960.
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, %||0.35||-0.34||0.00||0.35||0.00||0.34||0.34||0.00||0.34||0.34||0.00||0.00||1.73|
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), %||1.40||1.05||0.35||0.35||0.35||0.69||0.69||1.04||1.38||1.73||1.38||1.73||1.73|
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), %||0.35||0.00||0.00||0.35||0.35||0.69||1.04||1.04||1.38||1.73||1.73||1.73||1.73|
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