United States Inflation Rate in 1997
Inflation rate in the United States was 1.70% in 1997. That is 1.62 less than it was in the preceding 1996 and 0.09% more than in the following year of 1998.
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, %||0.32||0.31||0.25||0.13||-0.06||0.12||0.12||0.19||0.25||0.25||-0.06||-0.12||1.70|
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), %||3.04||3.03||2.76||2.50||2.23||2.30||2.23||2.23||2.15||2.08||1.83||1.70||1.70|
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), %||0.32||0.63||0.88||1.01||0.95||1.07||1.20||1.39||1.64||1.89||1.83||1.70||1.70|
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