United States Inflation Rate in 2008
Inflation rate in the United States was 0.09% in 2008. That is 3.99 less than it was in the preceding 2007 and 2.63% less than in the following year of 2009.
In 2008 USA ranked #1 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, %||0.50||0.29||0.87||0.61||0.84||1.01||0.53||-0.40||-0.14||-1.01||-1.92||-1.03||0.09|
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), %||4.28||4.03||3.98||3.94||4.18||5.02||5.60||5.37||4.94||3.66||1.07||0.09||0.09|
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), %||0.50||0.79||1.66||2.28||3.14||4.18||4.73||4.31||4.16||3.11||1.14||0.09||0.09|
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