Here’s how much you’ll pay this year for the “12 Days of Christmas”

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The cost of this year’s “12 Days of Christmas” totals $34,363 — an increase of more than $230 from 2015.

Your best deal is the partridge in a pear tree, coming in at $210 — with the cost of both partridges and pear trees down from 2015.

For the first time since 2013, the cost of 11 pipers piping went up as a result of wage inflation, as did the cost of 12 drummers drumming.

This year’s index is 82 percent higher than when it was first introduced in 1984.

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1 Comment

  • Justin

    It’s time to fire the pipers piping and take new bids on the position. Also, we should eliminate collective bargaining rights for the maids to stop them from milking the system.

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