GDP Price Deflator
|Quarterly - Percent Change from Preceding Quarter|
|Q2 2021 (3rd)||+6.2 %|
|Q1 2021 (3rd)||+4.3 %|
The gross domestic product implicit price deflator, or GDP deflator, measures changes in the prices of goods and services produced in the United States, including those exported to other countries. Prices of imports are excluded.
- Current release: September 30, 2021
- Next release: October 28, 2021
What is the GDP Price Deflator?
A measure of inflation in the prices of goods and services produced in the United States, including exports. The gross domestic price deflator closely mirrors the GDP price index, although they are calculated differently. The GDP deflator is used by some firms to adjust payments in contracts.