United States Inflation Rate in 2002
Inflation rate in the United States was 2.38% in 2002. That is 0.83 more than it was in the preceding 2001 and 0.50% more than in the following year of 2003.
In 2002 USA ranked #8 in the world by yearly inflation rate.
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, %||0.23||0.40||0.56||0.56||0.00||0.06||0.11||0.33||0.17||0.17||0.00||-0.22||2.38|
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), %||1.14||1.14||1.48||1.64||1.18||1.07||1.46||1.80||1.51||2.03||2.20||2.38||2.38|
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), %||0.23||0.62||1.19||1.75||1.75||1.81||1.92||2.26||2.43||2.60||2.60||2.38||2.38|
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