Here's how much you'll pay this year for the "12 Days of Christmas"

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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