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

   
    Jan 1913    
 
 
    May 2018
Name May 2018 Apr 2018 May 2017 Units
All items
251.588 250.546 244.733 Index 1982-84=100
Food and beverages
252.848 252.999 249.749 Index 1982-84=100
Food
253.098 253.209 250.016 Index 1982-84=100
Food at home
239.287 240.129 238.964 Index 1982-84=100
Cereals and bakery products
271.910 271.766 272.445 Index 1982-84=100
Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs
249.449 251.922 243.815 Index 1982-84=100
Dairy and related products
215.659 216.906 217.015 Index 1982-84=100
Fruits and vegetables
297.211 296.863 298.470 Index 1982-84=100
Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials
166.401 167.041 168.555 Index 1982-84=100
Coffee
196.210 194.768 203.837 Index 1982-84=100
Other food at home
210.159 210.632 210.630 Index 1982-84=100
Sugar and sweets
215.440 215.453 214.418 Index 1982-84=100
Candy and chewing gum
145.120 144.381 143.280 Index Dec 1997=100
Fats and oils
228.072 229.133 228.485 Index 1982-84=100
Other foods
224.660 225.182 225.484 Index 1982-84=100
Food away from home
275.307 274.393 268.128 Index 1982-84=100
Other food away from home
192.364 192.251 183.365 Index Dec 1997=100
Alcoholic beverages
248.126 248.818 244.785 Index 1982-84=100
Alcoholic beverages at home
201.669 202.683 199.640 Index 1982-84=100
Alcoholic beverages away from home
349.603 349.289 342.957 Index 1982-84=100
Housing
257.907 256.969 250.376 Index 1982-84=100
Shelter
306.913 305.716 296.503 Index 1982-84=100
Rent of primary residence
317.490 316.763 306.379 Index 1982-84=100
Lodging away from home
173.850 165.050 166.553 Index Dec 1997=100
Owners' equivalent rent of residences
313.656 312.935 303.312 Index Dec 1982=100
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence
313.667 312.945 303.297 Index Dec 1982=100
Tenants' and household insurance
150.604 149.393 149.164 Index Dec 1997=100
Fuels and utilities
240.911 238.857 236.615 Index 1982-84=100
Household energy
200.450 198.418 197.732 Index 1982-84=100
Fuel oil and other fuels
289.407 292.663 246.556 Index 1982-84=100
Energy services
203.553 201.245 202.401 Index 1982-84=100
Water and sewer and trash collection services
235.878 235.141 228.396 Index Dec 1997=100
Household furnishings and operations
121.571 122.031 121.234 Index 1982-84=100
Household operations
185.696 184.655 175.532 Index Dec 1997=100
Repair of household items
256.137 256.069 239.669 Index Dec 1997=100
Apparel
128.362 129.365 126.563 Index 1982-84=100
Men's and boys' apparel
119.271 119.362 118.594 Index 1982-84=100
Women's and girls' apparel
114.566 116.016 111.732 Index 1982-84=100
Footwear
137.525 139.101 138.441 Index 1982-84=100
Infants' and toddlers' apparel
122.403 120.858 113.311 Index 1982-84=100
Transportation
214.125 210.734 202.212 Index 1982-84=100
Private transportation
209.490 206.149 196.549 Index 1982-84=100
New and used motor vehicles
98.996 99.117 99.851 Index Dec 1997=100
New vehicles
146.349 146.069 148.033 Index 1982-84=100
Used cars and trucks
138.506 139.368 140.875 Index 1982-84=100
Motor fuel
256.175 242.056 210.313 Index 1982-84=100
Motor vehicle parts and equipment
143.655 142.847 143.302 Index 1982-84=100
Motor vehicle maintenance and repair
284.851 284.367 280.388 Index 1982-84=100
Public transportation
268.864 264.990 276.569 Index 1982-84=100
Airline fare
280.804 273.817 300.609 Index 1982-84=100
Medical care
484.853 484.034 473.512 Index 1982-84=100
Medical care commodities
383.734 380.479 373.631 Index 1982-84=100
Medical care services
517.220 517.228 505.611 Index 1982-84=100
Professional services
379.145 379.555 374.849 Index 1982-84=100
Services by other medical professionals
237.663 237.430 236.293 Index Dec 1986=100
Hospital and related services
865.068 864.050 827.943 Index 1982-84=100
Recreation
118.851 118.966 118.577 Index Dec 1997=100
Video and audio
104.278 104.412 104.603 Index Dec 1997=100
Cable and satellite television and radio service
469.407 470.069 462.903 Index Dec 1983=100
Pet food
150.791 150.766 151.390 Index Dec 1997=100
Toys
34.161 34.871 37.989 Index 1982-84=100
Music instruments and accessories
98.778 99.871 101.452 Index Dec 1997=100
Club dues and fees for participant sports and group exercises
138.208 137.973 134.226 Index Dec 1997=100
Admission to movies, theaters, and concerts
182.291 180.992 178.410 Index Dec 1997=100
Fees for lessons or instructions
309.987 310.588 303.459 Index Dec 1986=100
Recreational books
97.198 97.061 94.934 Index Dec 1997=100
Education and communication
136.261 135.943 135.563 Index Dec 1997=100
Education
256.090 255.564 250.959 Index Dec 1997=100
Educational books and supplies
711.872 691.264 682.217 Index 1982-1984=100
Tuition, other school fees, and childcare
732.259 731.689 718.271 Index 1982-84=100
Communication
73.997 73.808 74.618 Index Dec 1997=100
Information and information processing
70.099 69.916 70.760 Index Dec 1997=100
Telephone services
90.708 90.579 90.722 Index Dec 1997=100
Information technology, hardware and services
7.456 7.420 7.665 Index Dec 1988=100
Personal computers and peripheral equipment
41.370 41.424 42.361 Index Dec 2007=100
Other goods and services
442.710 442.553 431.911 Index 1982-84=100
Tobacco and smoking products
1,059.665 1,056.874 1,026.125 Index 1982-84=100
Personal care
231.533 231.585 226.370 Index 1982-84=100
Personal care products
161.707 161.929 161.040 Index 1982-84=100
Cosmetics, perfume, bath, nail preparations and implements
188.045 188.364 186.041 Index 1982-84=100
Personal care services
263.094 262.575 256.586 Index 1982-84=100
Miscellaneous personal services
440.358 440.076 422.764 Index 1982-84=100
Laundry and dry cleaning services
168.658 168.845 164.417 Index Dec 1997=100
   

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