The Cost of Living Calculator

Please note: Index for the year 2015 uses data through February.

Our Cost of Living Calculator, also know as the COLA Calculator, calculates the cost of living in the past and in the future based on our research here at American Institute for Economic Research.

How does inflation affect your bottom line? For regular updates on the real cost of inflation, read our reports on the Everyday Price Index.

To view our table showing 2014 annual price increases on hundreds of items, click here.

Cost of Living Calculator

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