Example sentences for: inflation-adjusted

How can you use “inflation-adjusted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This, in turn, will either raise real (inflation-adjusted) incomes (if domestic production increases to meet the increased buying power of citizens), or raise the price level (if more money ends up chasing the same amount of goods).

  • The Wall Street Journal quotes fresh government research indicating that total U.S. health care expenditures rose but an inflation-adjusted 1.9% in 1996, the slowest growth rate in nearly forty years.

  • After losing ground for decades, the working poor have enjoyed a 10 percent increase in inflation-adjusted income over the past two years.

  • During the eight years of the business-friendly Reagan administration, business-equipment investment rose at an inflation-adjusted annual rate of only 4.4 percent while corporate before-tax profits grew at 4.7 percent.

  • Oddly, the LAT puts the nominal, rather than the inflation-adjusted, payout in both its headline and its lede.

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