Historical Inflation Rate by Year

Interactive chart showing the annual rate of inflation in the United States as measured by the Consumer Price Index back to 1914. The current rate of U.S. CPI inflation as of October 2017 is 246.82.

  


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Historical Data

Date Value
Oct 2017246.82
Sep 2017246.82
Aug 2017245.52
Jul 2017244.79
Jun 2017244.96
May 2017244.73
Apr 2017244.52
Mar 2017243.80
Feb 2017243.60
Jan 2017242.84
Dec 2016241.43
Nov 2016241.35
Oct 2016241.73
Sep 2016241.43
Aug 2016240.85
Jul 2016240.63
Jun 2016241.02
May 2016240.23
Apr 2016239.26
Mar 2016238.13
Feb 2016237.11
Jan 2016236.92
Dec 2015236.53
Nov 2015237.34
Oct 2015237.84
Sep 2015237.95
Aug 2015238.32
Jul 2015238.65
Jun 2015238.64
May 2015237.81
Apr 2015236.60
Mar 2015236.12
Feb 2015234.72
Jan 2015233.71
Dec 2014234.81
Nov 2014236.15
Oct 2014237.43
Sep 2014238.03
Aug 2014237.85
Jul 2014238.25
Jun 2014238.34
May 2014237.90
Apr 2014237.07
Mar 2014236.29
Feb 2014234.78
Jan 2014233.92
Dec 2013233.05
Nov 2013233.07
Oct 2013233.55
Sep 2013234.15
Aug 2013233.88
Jul 2013233.60
Jun 2013233.50
May 2013232.95
Apr 2013232.53
Mar 2013232.77
Feb 2013232.17
Jan 2013230.28
Dec 2012229.60
Nov 2012230.22