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How Much the 12 Days of Christmas Will Cost You
Whether it’s five gold rings, pipers piping or drummers drumming the cost of the 12 Days of Christmas kept pace with inflation this year.

12 days of christmas 2013 pnc

The cost of the “12 Days of Christmas” kept pace with U.S. inflation in 2013, which has risen 122%, while the PNC Christmas Price Index rose 116% since the survey was created 30 years ago.

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Twelve Drummers Drumming, PNC

Twelve Drummers Drumming

2013 PRICE: $2,854.50

2012 PRICE: $2,775.50

%CHANGE: +2.9%   

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Eleven Pipers Piping, PNC

Eleven Pipers Piping

2013 PRICE: $2,635.20

2012 PRICE: $2,562.00

%CHANGE: +2.9%   

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Ten Lords-a-Leaping, PNC

Ten Lords-a-Leaping

2013 PRICE: $5,243.37

2012 PRICE: $4,766.70

%CHANGE: +10.0%   

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Nine Ladies Dancing, PNC

Nine Ladies Dancing

2013 PRICE: $7552.84

2012 PRICE: $6,294.03

%CHANGE: +20.0%   

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Eight Maids-a-Milking, PNC

Eight Maids-a-Milking

2013 PRICE: $58.00     

2012 PRICE: $58.00     

%CHANGE: 0.0%  

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Seven Swans-a-Swimming, PNC

Seven Swans-a-Swimming

2013 PRICE: $7000.00

2012 PRICE: $7000.00

%CHANGE: 0.0%

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Six Geese-a-Laying, PNC

Six Geese-a-Laying

2013 PRICE: $210.00

2012 PRICE: $210.00

%CHANGE: 0.0%   

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Five Gold Rings, PNC

Five Golden Rings

2013 PRICE: $750.00

2012 PRICE: $750.00

%CHANGE: 0.0%

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Four Calling Birds, PNC

Four Calling Birds

2013 PRICE: $599.96

2012 PRICE: $519.96

%CHANGE: +15.4%  

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Three French Hen, PNC

Three French Hens

2013 PRICE: $165.00

2012 PRICE: $165.00

%CHANGE: 0.0%

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Two Turtle Doves, PNC

Two Turtle Doves

2013 PRICE: $125.00

2012 PRICE: $125.00

%CHANGE: 0.0%   

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One Partridge Pear Tree, PNC

One Partridge in a Pear Tree

2013 PRICE: $199.99

2012 PRICE: $204.99

%CHANGE: -2.4%

How Much the 12 Days of Christmas Will Cost You

Whether it’s five gold rings, pipers piping or drummers drumming the cost of the 12 Days of Christmas kept pace with inflation this year.

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