What Has Been the Cost of Living Increase for the past Ten Years?

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The cost of living increase for the last 10 years, by looking at the Social Security numbers, ranges from 0 to 5.8%. In 2001, it was 3.5%, 2002 was 3.5%, 2003 was 2.6%, 2004 was 2.1% and 2005 was 2.7%. In 2006, it was 4.1%, 2007 was 3.3%, 2008 was 2.3% and 2009 was 5.8%. In 2010, there was no cost of living adjustment.
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