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CPI for U.S. City Average:
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted

   
    Jan 1913    
 
 
    Aug 2019
Name Aug 2019 Jul 2019 Aug 2018 Units
All items
256.558 256.571 252.146 Index 1982-1984=100
Food and beverages
258.154 258.015 253.779 Index 1982-1984=100
Food
258.410 258.274 254.077 Index 1982-1984=100
Food at home
241.153 241.359 240.015 Index 1982-1984=100
Cereals and bakery products
276.619 277.490 273.338 Index 1982-1984=100
Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs
249.277 250.033 250.743 Index 1982-1984=100
Dairy and related products
218.758 217.626 216.435 Index 1982-1984=100
Fruits and vegetables
298.600 299.350 297.644 Index 1982-1984=100
Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials
170.067 169.685 167.231 Index 1982-1984=100
Coffee
195.274 193.813 195.593 Index 1982-1984=100
Other food at home
210.841 210.941 210.158 Index 1982-1984=100
Sugar and sweets
219.893 219.552 214.046 Index 1982-1984=100
Candy and chewing gum
149.477 148.924 144.084 Index Dec 1997=100
Fats and oils
225.314 226.630 228.672 Index 1982-1984=100
Other foods
225.131 225.144 224.865 Index 1982-1984=100
Food away from home
285.507 284.891 276.648 Index 1982-1984=100
Other food away from home
196.744 196.711 192.907 Index Dec 1997=100
Alcoholic beverages
253.314 253.129 248.407 Index 1982-1984=100
Alcoholic beverages at home
206.297 205.990 201.492 Index 1982-1984=100
Alcoholic beverages away from home
355.739 355.923 351.155 Index 1982-1984=100
Housing
267.263 267.101 259.884 Index 1982-1984=100
Shelter
319.679 319.136 309.296 Index 1982-1984=100
Rent of primary residence
332.638 331.605 320.651 Index 1982-1984=100
Lodging away from home
171.827 178.155 168.400 Index Dec 1997=100
Owners' equivalent rent of residences
326.977 326.023 316.401 Index Dec 1982=100
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence
327.015 326.064 316.415 Index Dec 1982=100
Tenants' and household insurance
151.777 152.186 151.975 Index Dec 1997=100
Fuels and utilities
244.540 245.205 245.052 Index 1982-1984=100
Household energy
201.914 202.787 204.275 Index 1982-1984=100
Fuel oil and other fuels
269.636 274.328 290.343 Index 1982-1984=100
Energy services
205.900 206.651 207.617 Index 1982-1984=100
Water and sewer and trash collection services
245.549 244.943 238.439 Index Dec 1997=100
Household furnishings and operations
123.818 124.361 121.138 Index 1982-1984=100
Household operations
196.889 197.078 186.868 Index Dec 1997=100
Repair of household items
274.062 . 252.093 Index Dec 1997=100
Apparel
123.641 122.161 122.447 Index 1982-1984=100
Men's and boys' apparel
117.794 116.315 114.297 Index 1982-1984=100
Women's and girls' apparel
105.731 104.106 105.799 Index 1982-1984=100
Footwear
137.518 135.102 136.077 Index 1982-1984=100
Infants' and toddlers' apparel
118.385 116.929 118.550 Index 1982-1984=100
Transportation
211.084 213.405 213.482 Index 1982-1984=100
Private transportation
206.979 209.185 209.725 Index 1982-1984=100
New and used motor vehicles
100.407 100.371 99.985 Index Dec 1997=100
New vehicles
146.456 147.035 146.149 Index 1982-1984=100
Used cars and trucks
144.026 142.756 141.095 Index 1982-1984=100
Motor fuel
234.746 245.042 252.546 Index 1982-1984=100
Motor vehicle parts and equipment
146.368 145.808 143.927 Index 1982-1984=100
Motor vehicle maintenance and repair
297.884 295.377 286.931 Index 1982-1984=100
Public transportation
257.167 261.165 253.387 Index 1982-1984=100
Airline fare
259.849 268.314 255.877 Index 1982-1984=100
Medical care
500.916 497.687 484.172 Index 1982-1984=100
Medical care commodities
382.519 380.278 382.171 Index 1982-1984=100
Medical care services
539.066 535.515 516.841 Index 1982-1984=100
Professional services
383.162 383.037 377.845 Index 1982-1984=100
Services by other medical professionals
239.806 238.987 237.499 Index Dec 1986=100
Hospital and related services
887.607 880.055 868.611 Index 1982-1984=100
Recreation
120.458 120.128 118.972 Index Dec 1997=100
Video and audio
104.380 103.922 103.991 Index Dec 1997=100
Cable and satellite television and radio service
478.811 475.860 470.559 Index Dec 1983=100
Pet food
156.185 156.355 150.306 Index Dec 1997=100
Toys
30.733 30.574 33.004 Index 1982-1984=100
Music instruments and accessories
102.203 102.612 101.599 Index Dec 1997=100
Club dues and fees for participant sports and group exercises
142.489 141.982 139.263 Index Dec 1997=100
Admission to movies, theaters, and concerts
187.345 186.611 183.542 Index Dec 1997=100
Fees for lessons or instructions
320.148 320.314 308.338 Index Dec 1986=100
Recreational books
95.032 94.601 96.713 Index Dec 1997=100
Education and communication
138.154 137.595 137.336 Index Dec 1997=100
Education
266.979 264.882 260.613 Index Dec 1997=100
Educational books and supplies
694.264 683.624 697.221 Index 1982-1984=100
Tuition, other school fees, and childcare
765.726 759.965 746.517 Index 1982-1984=100
Communication
73.272 73.219 73.983 Index Dec 1997=100
Information and information processing
69.271 69.218 70.083 Index Dec 1997=100
Telephone services
89.300 89.346 90.516 Index Dec 1997=100
Information technology, hardware and services
7.420 7.397 7.481 Index Dec 1988=100
Personal computers and peripheral equipment
40.056 39.745 40.575 Index Dec 2007=100
Other goods and services
453.074 451.709 442.934 Index 1982-1984=100
Tobacco and smoking products
1,124.082 1,120.066 1,064.098 Index 1982-1984=100
Personal care
234.749 234.077 231.433 Index 1982-1984=100
Personal care products
161.094 161.071 161.302 Index 1982-1984=100
Cosmetics, perfume, bath, nail preparations and implements
184.129 183.130 185.514 Index 1982-1984=100
Personal care services
272.385 271.295 265.052 Index 1982-1984=100
Miscellaneous personal services
449.945 449.868 441.857 Index 1982-1984=100
Laundry and dry cleaning services
176.628 176.177 169.860 Index Dec 1997=100
   

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