US Inflation Rate Chart
Current US Inflation Rate: 1.94%
US Inflation Rate for Aug 2017 — reported Sep 14, 2017
Mean: 2.24%
Median: 2.28%
Min: -19.70% (May 1878)
Max: 23.67% (Jun 1920)

Inflation rate based on 12-month change in CPI.

Data courtesy the US Bureau of Labor Statistics and Robert Shiller.