United States Inflation Rate in 2012
Inflation rate in the United States was 1.74% in 2012. That is 1.22 less than it was in the preceding 2011 and 0.24% more than in the following year of 2013.
In 2012 USA ranked #6 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, %||0.44||0.44||0.76||0.30||-0.12||-0.15||-0.16||0.56||0.45||-0.04||-0.47||-0.27||1.74|
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), %||2.93||2.87||2.65||2.30||1.70||1.66||1.41||1.69||1.99||2.16||1.76||1.74||1.74|
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), %||0.44||0.88||1.65||1.96||1.84||1.69||1.52||2.09||2.54||2.50||2.02||1.74||1.74|
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