All items in '12 Days of Christmas' now top $107K - FOX 32 News Chicago

All items in '12 Days of Christmas' now top $107K

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DETROIT (AP) - Add seven swans, six geese and five golden rings to the list of Christmas gifts that cost more than they did a year ago.

And if you get all 364 items repeated throughout "The Twelve Days of Christmas" carol, you'll pay 6.1 percent more this year, according to the so-called Christmas Price Index that PNC Wealth Management updates annually.

That comes to $107,300.

Prices of items in the Christmas carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas," according to PNC Wealth Management:

- Partridge, $15; last year: same

- Pear tree, $189.99; last year: 169.99

- Two turtle doves, $125; last year: same

- Three French hens, $165; last year: $150

- Four calling birds (canaries), $519.96; last year: same

- Five gold rings, $750; last year: $645

- Six geese a-laying, $210; last year: $162

- Seven swans a-swimming, $7,000; last year: $6,300

- Eight maids a-milking, $58; last year: same

- Nine ladies dancing (per performance), $6,294; last year: same

- 10 lords a-leaping (per performance), $4,767; last year: same

- 11 pipers piping (per performance), $2,562; last year: $2,428

- 12 drummers drumming (per performance), $2,776; last year: $2,630

Online: www.pncchristmaspriceindex.com

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