U.S. Periodical Prices—2002

   

from American Libraries

TABLE VII: History
(1 title dropped; 1 title added) (34% of the titles increased in price)
Year Number of Titles Average Price Percentage Increase Index
1984 151 23.68 100.0
1985 151 25.55 7.9 107.9
1986 151 26.04 1.9 110.0
1987 151 27.64 6.2 116.7
1988 151 30.16 9.1 127.4
1989 151 32.27 7.0 136.3
1990 151 35.51 10.0 150.0
1991 151 38.35 8.0 161.9
1992 151 43.27 12.8 182.7
1993 151 42.46 -1.9 179.3
1994 151 44.99 6.0 190.0
1995 151 47.83 6.3 202.0
1996 151 50.76 6.1 214.4
1997 148 54.20 6.8 228.9
1998 148 57.31 5.7 242.0
1999 148 59.88 4.5 252.9
2000 148 63.12 5.4 266.6
2001 148 67.06 6.2 283.2
2002 148 72.23 7.7 305.0