Wednesday, December 23, 2009

The 2009 Christmas Price Index (CPI)

Pinched from Stephen Hicks, who’s been posting some cracking stuff lately . . .

12-days-pnc-253x200How much do the twelve days of Christmas cost this year?

Gold rings and maids-a-milking are up but swans-a-swimming and partridges are down.

Overall, the CPI shows only a 1.8% increase over last year.

Here is the charming, dramatized version, and here is the straight-up press release and chart [pdf].

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