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Monthly inflation figures show how much prices have risen for an average person - but what if your spending patterns are different?
The average rate of inflation in October was 2.2% but this calculator, developed with Warwick University, will work out how much prices have been going up for households like yours.
It's worked out that, among popular television families, the Simpsons have an inflation rate of 3.0% whereas the Brady Bunch's rate is about 4.6%.Continue reading the main story
To find your household's rate of inflation, fill in the boxes below:
In the last year, things that households like yours buy have gone up:
National average is 2.2%
In other words, on average you need to spend £103.80 now to buy things you bought 12 months ago for £100
Households like yours spend more than average on:
Households like yours spend less than average on:
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