1955 Gas Price in Today's Dollars. How much was inflation?

In the year 1955, the average retail price of gas in the U.S. was $0.29.

This is equivalent to $2.73 in 2019 dollars.

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How much? What was the inflation of $0.29 in 1955 adjusting for cost of living changes?
Equivalent of $0.29 in 1955:
Year
Amount
Yearly Inflation
1955
$0.29
0.37%
1956
$0.29
2.99%
1957
$0.30
2.90%
1958
$0.31
1.76%
1959
$0.31
1.73%
1960
$0.32
1.36%
1961
$0.32
0.67%
1962
$0.33
1.33%
1963
$0.33
1.64%
1964
$0.34
0.97%
1965
$0.34
1.92%
1966
$0.35
3.46%
1967
$0.36
3.04%
1968
$0.37
4.72%
1969
$0.39
6.20%
1970
$0.41
5.57%
1971
$0.43
3.27%
1972
$0.45
3.41%
1973
$0.46
8.71%
1974
$0.50
12.34%
1975
$0.56
6.94%
1976
$0.60
4.86%
1977
$0.63
6.70%
1978
$0.67
9.02%
1979
$0.74
13.29%
1980
$0.83
12.52%
1981
$0.94
8.92%
1982
$1.02
3.83%
1983
$1.06
3.79%
1984
$1.10
3.95%
1985
$1.14
3.80%
1986
$1.19
1.10%
1987
$1.20
4.43%
1988
$1.25
4.42%
1989
$1.31
4.65%
1990
$1.37
6.11%
1991
$1.45
3.06%
1992
$1.50
2.90%
1993
$1.54
2.75%
1994
$1.58
2.67%
1995
$1.63
2.54%
1996
$1.67
3.32%
1997
$1.72
1.70%
1998
$1.75
1.61%
1999
$1.78
2.68%
2000
$1.83
3.39%
2001
$1.89
1.55%
2002
$1.92
2.38%
2003
$1.96
1.88%
2004
$2.00
3.26%
2005
$2.07
3.42%
2006
$2.14
2.54%
2007
$2.19
4.08%
2008
$2.28
0.09%
2009
$2.28
2.72%
2010
$2.35
1.50%
2011
$2.38
2.96%
2012
$2.45
1.74%
2013
$2.49
1.50%
2014
$2.53
0.76%
2015
$2.55
0.73%
2016
$2.57
2.07%
2017
$2.62
2.11%
2018
$2.68
1.91%
2019
$2.73
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