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

   
    Jan 1913    
 
 
    May 2019
Name May 2019 Apr 2019 May 2018 Units
All items
256.092 255.548 251.588 Index 1982-1984=100
Food and beverages
257.791 257.393 252.848 Index 1982-84=100
Food
258.110 257.708 253.098 Index 1982-1984=100
Food at home
242.145 241.878 239.287 Index 1982-84=100
Cereals and bakery products
277.795 276.640 271.910 Index 1982-84=100
Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs
250.356 249.203 249.449 Index 1982-84=100
Dairy and related products
217.841 217.510 215.659 Index 1982-84=100
Fruits and vegetables
302.352 303.503 297.211 Index 1982-84=100
Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials
171.260 170.727 166.401 Index 1982-84=100
Coffee
193.651 193.260 196.210 Index 1982-84=100
Other food at home
210.815 211.078 210.159 Index 1982-84=100
Sugar and sweets
217.744 217.498 215.440 Index 1982-84=100
Candy and chewing gum
147.628 147.353 145.120 Index Dec 1997=100
Fats and oils
228.817 224.656 228.072 Index 1982-84=100
Other foods
225.006 226.096 224.660 Index 1982-84=100
Food away from home
283.394 282.798 275.307 Index 1982-84=100
Other food away from home
194.857 195.170 192.364 Index Dec 1997=100
Alcoholic beverages
252.101 251.758 248.126 Index 1982-84=100
Alcoholic beverages at home
205.415 204.671 201.669 Index 1982-84=100
Alcoholic beverages away from home
353.734 354.578 349.603 Index 1982-84=100
Housing
265.137 264.452 257.907 Index 1982-84=100
Shelter
317.188 316.263 306.913 Index 1982-84=100
Rent of primary residence
329.333 328.678 317.490 Index 1982-84=100
Lodging away from home
176.575 171.822 173.850 Index Dec 1997=100
Owners' equivalent rent of residences
324.143 323.426 313.656 Index Dec 1982=100
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence
324.175 323.456 313.667 Index Dec 1982=100
Tenants' and household insurance
151.569 151.423 150.604 Index Dec 1997=100
Fuels and utilities
241.390 240.773 240.911 Index 1982-84=100
Household energy
198.961 198.366 200.450 Index 1982-84=100
Fuel oil and other fuels
285.711 288.823 289.407 Index 1982-84=100
Energy services
202.101 201.341 203.553 Index 1982-84=100
Water and sewer and trash collection services
243.774 243.490 235.878 Index Dec 1997=100
Household furnishings and operations
123.344 123.345 121.571 Index 1982-84=100
Household operations
190.641 191.815 185.696 Index Dec 1997=100
Repair of household items
272.648 272.979 256.137 Index Dec 1997=100
Apparel
124.429 125.542 128.362 Index 1982-84=100
Men's and boys' apparel
118.169 118.100 119.271 Index 1982-84=100
Women's and girls' apparel
108.082 110.148 114.566 Index 1982-84=100
Footwear
135.329 136.131 137.525 Index 1982-84=100
Infants' and toddlers' apparel
122.086 122.149 122.403 Index 1982-84=100
Transportation
215.391 214.142 214.125 Index 1982-84=100
Private transportation
210.674 209.918 209.490 Index 1982-84=100
New and used motor vehicles
99.416 99.984 98.996 Index Dec 1997=100
New vehicles
147.659 147.840 146.349 Index 1982-84=100
Used cars and trucks
138.888 140.458 138.506 Index 1982-84=100
Motor fuel
255.584 249.550 256.175 Index 1982-84=100
Motor vehicle parts and equipment
146.445 145.555 143.655 Index 1982-84=100
Motor vehicle maintenance and repair
294.586 295.266 284.851 Index 1982-84=100
Public transportation
271.370 261.903 268.864 Index 1982-84=100
Airline fare
283.275 268.767 280.804 Index 1982-84=100
Medical care
494.928 493.331 484.853 Index 1982-84=100
Medical care commodities
381.066 381.256 383.734 Index 1982-84=100
Medical care services
531.566 529.371 517.220 Index 1982-84=100
Professional services
381.651 380.966 379.145 Index 1982-84=100
Services by other medical professionals
238.942 238.339 237.663 Index Dec 1986=100
Hospital and related services
878.419 876.495 865.068 Index 1982-84=100
Recreation
120.254 120.821 118.851 Index Dec 1997=100
Video and audio
104.381 104.750 104.278 Index Dec 1997=100
Cable and satellite television and radio service
476.355 477.678 469.407 Index Dec 1983=100
Pet food
154.985 154.079 150.791 Index Dec 1997=100
Toys
31.296 31.470 34.161 Index 1982-84=100
Music instruments and accessories
102.009 99.541 98.778 Index Dec 1997=100
Club dues and fees for participant sports and group exercises
140.975 143.983 138.208 Index Dec 1997=100
Admission to movies, theaters, and concerts
186.395 184.811 182.291 Index Dec 1997=100
Fees for lessons or instructions
319.871 320.038 309.987 Index Dec 1986=100
Recreational books
94.951 96.138 97.198 Index Dec 1997=100
Education and communication
137.199 137.182 136.261 Index Dec 1997=100
Education
264.199 263.944 256.090 Index Dec 1997=100
Educational books and supplies
683.088 688.736 711.872 Index 1982-1984=100
Tuition, other school fees, and childcare
757.945 756.908 732.259 Index 1982-84=100
Communication
72.989 73.032 73.997 Index Dec 1997=100
Information and information processing
68.994 69.037 70.099 Index Dec 1997=100
Telephone services
89.069 89.004 90.708 Index Dec 1997=100
Information technology, hardware and services
7.371 7.394 7.456 Index Dec 1988=100
Personal computers and peripheral equipment
39.339 39.603 41.370 Index Dec 2007=100
Other goods and services
449.896 448.658 442.710 Index 1982-84=100
Tobacco and smoking products
1,108.299 1,105.201 1,059.665 Index 1982-84=100
Personal care
233.542 232.902 231.533 Index 1982-84=100
Personal care products
160.588 160.868 161.707 Index 1982-84=100
Cosmetics, perfume, bath, nail preparations and implements
182.107 183.312 188.045 Index 1982-84=100
Personal care services
269.429 269.459 263.094 Index 1982-84=100
Miscellaneous personal services
447.689 445.511 440.358 Index 1982-84=100
Laundry and dry cleaning services
175.187 174.748 168.658 Index Dec 1997=100
   

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