Deloitte 2022 Pulse Survey of U.S. Consumers

The ills of inflation may make consumers sicker

The ills of inflation may make consumers sicker

NEW YORK — From 2001 to 2021, the cost of health care increased faster (3.3%) than the cost of all goods and services (2.2%). With inflation in the United States reaching its highest point in 40 years, many consumers are making difficult choices about household expenses, including whether or not they can afford medical care. These tough trade-offs