United States Inflation Rate in 1981
Inflation rate in the United States was 8.92% in 1981. That is 3.59 less than it was in the preceding 1980 and 5.09% more than in the following year of 1982.
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, %||0.81||1.03||0.68||0.68||0.79||0.89||1.10||0.76||0.98||0.21||0.32||0.32||8.92|
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), %||11.83||11.41||10.49||10.00||9.78||9.55||10.76||10.80||10.95||10.14||9.59||8.92||8.92|
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), %||0.81||1.85||2.55||3.24||4.06||4.98||6.14||6.95||8.00||8.23||8.57||8.92||8.92|
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