The true cost of the 12 Days of Christmas

The true cost of the 12 Days of Christmas has gone up 1.2% to $39,094.93!

Thank you to The PNC Christmas Index for doing all the math!

  • Partridge in a pear tree: $220.13
  • Two Turtle Doves: $375.00
  • Three French Hens: $181.50
  • Four Calling Birds: $599.96
  • Five Gold Rings: (down 9%) $750.00
  • Six Geese-a-laying: (up 8%) $390.00
  • Seven Swans: $13,125.00
  • Eight Maids: $58.00
  • Nine ladies dancing: $7,552.84
  • Ten Lords (leaping): (up 3%) $10,000
  • Eleven Pipers: (up 3.5%) $2,804.40
  • Twelve Drummers: (up 3.5%) $3,038.10

Total: $39,094.93

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If calculated with all the gifts in the song with each repetition (364 gifts) $170,609.46

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