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    Oct 2022
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Chemicals and allied products
Oct 2022 367.208 369.207 347.377 Index 1982=100
Industrial chemicals
Oct 2022 349.120 352.875 332.831 Index 1982=100
Basic inorganic chemicals
Oct 2022 393.610 388.597 302.271 Index 1982=100
Inorganic chemicals, other than alkalies and chlorine
Oct 2022 354.257 352.930 300.455 Index 1982=100
Aluminum compounds
Oct 2022 139.868 139.868 131.428 Index Jun 1995=100
Inorganic acids, inc hydrochloric, sulfuric acid and other
Oct 2022 155.476 154.394 107.027 Index Dec 2008=100
Sulfuric acid
Oct 2022 302.560 304.971 203.739 Index Jun 1987=100
Lime
Oct 2022 352.255 344.625 274.635 Index 1982=100
Potassium & sodium compounds, ex bleaches
Oct 2022 441.533 422.313 335.007 Index Jun 2001=100
Rock salt
. . . . Index Dec 1984=100
Other inorganic chemicals, nec
Oct 2022 177.126 179.053 164.449 Index Dec 2006=100
Potassium salts & boron
. . . . Index Jun 2007=100
Alkalies and chlorine, including natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
Oct 2022 577.532 561.203 363.489 Index 1982=100
Natural sodium carbonate and sulfate
. . . . Index 1982=100
Basic organic chemicals
Oct 2022 343.253 348.402 338.740 Index 1982=100
Primary basic organic chemicals
Oct 2022 298.762 325.379 365.025 Index 1982=100
Aromatics
Oct 2022 260.282 273.288 237.086 Index Jun 2001=100
Liquid refinery gases
Oct 2022 282.650 312.527 382.076 Index Jun 2001=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals and dyes
Oct 2022 301.142 300.355 277.647 Index 1982=100
Cyclic intermediate chemicals
Oct 2022 285.319 284.685 264.365 Index Jun 2001=100
Synthetic organic dyes
Oct 2022 126.825 125.795 108.811 Index Jun 2001=100
Other basic organics
Oct 2022 331.930 324.549 288.595 Index 1982=100
Ethanol (ethyl alcohol)
Oct 2022 305.508 315.008 295.523 Index 1982=100
Other basic organics, nec
Oct 2022 331.769 319.451 279.390 Index Jun 1987=100
Fatty acids
Oct 2022 256.019 267.072 217.177 Index Dec 2007=100
Bulk pesticides and other bulk synthetic organic agricultural chemicals, excluding preparation
Oct 2022 290.500 290.500 269.724 Index Dec 2007=100
Reagent and high-purity grades of organic chemicals refined from purchased technical grades
. . . . Index Dec 2008=100
Natural organic chemicals
Oct 2022 163.903 144.782 115.753 Index Dec 2008=100
Synthetic organic alcohols, mixed and unmixed
. . . . Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic chemicals for use as flavor and perfume materials
Oct 2022 136.935 136.935 121.522 Index Dec 2007=100
Synthetic organic plasticizers
Oct 2022 161.431 169.146 125.439 Index Dec 2007=100
Other synthetic organic chemicals
Oct 2022 112.518 112.698 96.447 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous end use chemicals and chemical products, excluding urea
Oct 2022 230.278 219.918 192.839 Index Dec 2007=100
Miscellaneous cyclic and acyclic chemicals and chemical products, excluding fatty acid esters
Oct 2022 161.891 146.712 127.821 Index Dec 2007=100
Paints and allied products
Oct 2022 405.769 405.389 334.111 Index 1982=100
Prepared paint
Oct 2022 424.594 422.345 346.877 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Oct 2022 506.477 500.848 397.177 Index 1982=100
Architectural coatings
Oct 2022 277.850 274.762 217.889 Index Dec 2003=100
Exterior architectural coatings
Oct 2022 182.045 179.801 134.629 Index Dec 2012=100
Interior architectural coatings
Oct 2022 153.806 152.209 124.780 Index Dec 2012=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Oct 2022 267.462 265.543 226.023 Index Jun 1983=100
OEM finishes excluding marine coatings
Oct 2022 267.462 265.543 226.023 Index Jun 1983=100
Transportation finishes, except powdered and high-solids coatings
Oct 2022 123.421 119.507 114.519 Index Dec 2012=100
All other product finishes for original equipment manufacturers (OEM), excluding marine coating
Oct 2022 148.393 148.647 120.952 Index Dec 2012=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Oct 2022 553.358 557.469 467.889 Index Jun 1983=100
Special purpose coatings, incl marine, industrial & construction coatings
Oct 2022 553.358 557.469 467.889 Index Jun 1983=100
Automotive, other transportation and machinery refinish paints and enamels, including primers
. . . . Index Dec 2012=100
Special purpose coatings, including all marine coatings and traffic marking paints
. . . . Index Dec 2012=100
Paint materials
Oct 2022 337.969 341.853 281.330 Index 1982=100
Paint colors
Oct 2022 283.666 287.303 232.953 Index 1982=100
Iron oxide pigments
. . . . Index Jun 1983=100
Titanium pigments
. . . . Index 1982=100
Synthetic organic pigments
Oct 2022 188.227 188.227 169.245 Index Jun 1987=100
Other inorganic pigments
. . . . Index Jun 1983=100
Chrome colors
. . . . Index Dec 2008=100
All other inorganic pigments
. . . . Index Dec 2008=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Oct 2022 248.904 248.904 231.295 Index 1982=100
Kaolin and ball clay
Oct 2022 285.364 285.364 265.175 Index 1982=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Oct 2022 428.511 432.582 379.477 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Oct 2022 428.511 432.582 379.477 Index Jun 1983=100
Allied and miscellaneous paint products
Oct 2022 242.578 244.882 214.820 Index Dec 2003=100
Drugs and pharmaceuticals
Oct 2022 646.274 645.535 628.607 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Oct 2022 184.341 184.474 181.533 Index 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Oct 2022 184.395 184.528 181.587 Index Jun 1982=100
Medicinal and botanical chemicals, drugs, and other products
Oct 2022 184.395 184.528 181.587 Index Jun 1982=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
. . . . Index 1982=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
. . . . Index Dec 1987=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Veterinary pharmaceutical preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Biological products, including diagnostics
Oct 2022 311.552 311.687 297.117 Index 1982=100
Biological products, excluding diagnostics, for veterinary, industrial, and all other misc use
. . . . Index Dec 2004=100
Biological veterinary vaccines, bacterins, toxoids, other antigens, and other biologics
. . . . Index Jun 2009=100
Diagnostics
Oct 2022 139.397 139.556 128.134 Index Jun 2009=100
In-vitro diagnostics
Oct 2022 225.418 225.245 205.457 Index 1982=100
Biological products for human use
Oct 2022 152.235 152.239 147.639 Index Jun 2009=100
Pharmaceutical preparations
Oct 2022 282.999 282.511 276.538 Index Jun 2001=100
Pharmaceuticals affecting neoplasms, the endocrine system, & metabolic diseases
Oct 2022 310.766 310.766 305.570 Index Jun 2001=100
Cancer therapy products
Oct 2022 114.886 114.886 109.861 Index Dec 2009=100
Insulin/antidiabetes products
Oct 2022 307.839 307.839 299.442 Index Dec 2009=100
Hormones and oral contraceptives
Oct 2022 225.193 225.193 222.686 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the central nervous system and the sense organs
Oct 2022 328.273 328.273 315.738 Index Jun 2001=100
Analgesics
Oct 2022 277.153 277.153 263.480 Index Dec 2009=100
Analgesics, over-the-counter
Oct 2022 263.265 263.265 261.872 Index Jun 1981=100
Analgesics, prescription
Oct 2022 2,381.186 2,381.186 2,258.552 Index Jun 1981=100
Psychotherapeutics
Oct 2022 186.144 186.144 181.409 Index Dec 2009=100
Antidepressants
Oct 2022 185.322 185.322 180.515 Index Dec 2009=100
Other psychotherapeutics, including tranquilizers
Oct 2022 201.418 201.418 196.405 Index Dec 2009=100
Anticonvulsants
Oct 2022 245.476 245.476 238.085 Index Dec 2009=100
Other central nervous system and sense organs
Oct 2022 196.726 196.726 190.435 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the cardiovascular system
Oct 2022 425.389 425.389 422.345 Index Jun 2001=100
Anticoagulants
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
ACE inhibitors
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Calcium channel blockers and other vasodilators
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other cardiovascular preparations
Oct 2022 319.406 319.406 319.980 Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the respiratory system
Oct 2022 232.501 231.986 229.205 Index Jun 2001=100
Antihistamines and bronchodilators, including antiasthmatics
Oct 2022 163.432 163.432 157.690 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations
Oct 2022 198.977 198.378 197.650 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, over-the-counter
Oct 2022 123.039 120.313 116.997 Index Dec 2007=100
Other respiratory preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2007=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the digestive or the genito-urinary systems
Oct 2022 201.636 201.636 202.469 Index Jun 2001=100
Antispasmodic/antisecretory
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations
Oct 2022 146.641 146.641 147.239 Index Dec 2009=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, over-the-counter
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Other digestive or genito-urinary preparations, prescription
Oct 2022 221.161 221.161 222.189 Index Jun 2001=100
Antacids
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Pharmaceuticals acting on the skin
Oct 2022 190.026 190.026 189.499 Index Jun 2001=100
Emollients and protectives, including burn remedies
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin
Oct 2022 124.637 124.637 124.134 Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin, over-the-counter
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Other pharmaceutical preparations acting on the skin, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Anti-acne preparations
Oct 2022 111.726 111.726 111.726 Index Dec 2009=100
Anti-acne preparations, prescription
. . . . Index Dec 2009=100
Vitamin, nutrient, and hematinic preparations
Oct 2022 148.965 145.868 139.721 Index Jun 2001=100
Multivitamins
Oct 2022 121.803 117.544 108.574 Index Dec 2009=100
Other vitamins and nutrients
Oct 2022 136.213 134.881 132.687 Index Dec 2009=100
Other vitamins and nutrients, over-the-counter
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Other vitamins and nutrients, prescription
. . . . Index Jun 2001=100
Pharmaceuticals affecting parasitic and infective diseases
Oct 2022 272.954 272.954 268.760 Index Jun 2001=100
Broad and medium spectrum antibiotics
Oct 2022 170.335 170.335 169.495 Index Dec 2009=100
Systemic antivirals
Oct 2022 190.053 190.053 183.682 Index Dec 2009=100
Other parasitic and infective diseases
Oct 2022 206.934 206.934 204.129 Index Dec 2009=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Oct 2022 390.523 394.803 364.119 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Oct 2022 390.523 394.803 364.119 Index 1982=100
Fats and oils, inedible
Oct 2022 390.523 394.803 364.119 Index 1982=100
Soybean oil, processed for inedible purposes
Oct 2022 223.386 227.429 217.720 Index Jun 1995=100
Crude soybean oil, degummed
Oct 2022 93.880 93.253 90.872 Index Dec 2007=100
Soybean oil, all other types
Oct 2022 176.876 182.005 172.910 Index Dec 2007=100
Lard, inedible tallow, and grease, except wool grease
Oct 2022 654.601 647.125 523.647 Index Jun 2002=100
Agricultural chemicals and chemical products
Oct 2022 379.428 371.592 300.501 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Oct 2022 273.885 272.401 230.486 Index 1982=100
Mixed fertilizers
Oct 2022 289.000 287.434 243.206 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers
Oct 2022 289.000 287.434 243.206 Index Jun 1986=100
Mixed fertilizers, made in plants which manufacture fertilizer materials
Oct 2022 287.772 287.772 208.177 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, dry, mixing only
Oct 2022 127.474 127.767 117.681 Index Dec 2009=100
Mixed fertilizers, liquid, mixing only
Oct 2022 165.138 156.044 147.037 Index Dec 2009=100
Fertilizer materials
Oct 2022 446.817 437.748 371.464 Index 1982=100
Nitrogenates
Oct 2022 560.365 536.832 411.070 Index 1982=100
Fertilizer materials of organic origin
Oct 2022 234.613 234.613 222.291 Index Dec 1993=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, ammonium compounds, and urea
Oct 2022 182.950 174.947 132.574 Index Dec 2014=100
Synthetic ammonia, nitric acid, and ammonium compounds
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Urea
. . . . Index 1982=100
Phosphates
Oct 2022 366.264 366.567 339.356 Index 1982=100
Phosphoric acid, 52-54 percent APA, superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
Oct 2022 158.565 158.696 146.916 Index Dec 2014=100
Superphosphates and other phosphate fertilizer materials
. . . . Index Jun 2003=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Oct 2022 299.757 291.587 216.215 Index 1982=100
Other agricultural chemicals
Oct 2022 299.757 291.587 216.215 Index 1982=100
Lawn and garden pesticides and chemicals
Oct 2022 190.338 190.338 166.260 Index Jun 2003=100
Household and institutional pesticides & chemicals
Oct 2022 174.259 174.259 150.897 Index Jun 2003=100
Agricultural and commercial pesticides and chemicals
Oct 2022 205.976 199.501 143.913 Index Jun 2003=100
Plastic resins and materials
Oct 2022 299.705 307.877 326.733 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Oct 2022 302.118 311.278 339.441 Index 1982=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Oct 2022 209.940 216.306 235.876 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermoplastic resins and plastics materials
Oct 2022 209.940 216.306 235.876 Index Dec 2003=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Oct 2022 306.432 308.992 270.724 Index 1982=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Oct 2022 218.368 220.192 192.922 Index Dec 1998=100
Thermosetting resins and plastics materials
Oct 2022 218.368 220.192 192.922 Index Dec 1998=100
Other chemicals and allied products
Oct 2022 247.612 248.159 220.920 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Oct 2022 215.417 214.977 194.015 Index 1982=100
Soaps and detergents
Oct 2022 206.898 206.475 186.343 Index Jun 1983=100
Soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Oct 2022 290.940 290.200 259.658 Index Jun 1983=100
Hard surface soaps and detergents, commercial, industrial, & institutional
Oct 2022 112.249 112.249 104.260 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional laundry detergents
Oct 2022 133.221 132.211 119.753 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional dishwashing detergents
Oct 2022 140.893 140.893 122.983 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional metal cleaners
Oct 2022 142.756 142.756 127.895 Index Dec 2011=100
Dairy, farm, and food plant cleaners, sanitizers, etc
Oct 2022 135.822 135.822 118.867 Index Dec 2011=100
Commercial, industrial, and institutional soaps, excluding specialty cleaners
Oct 2022 140.121 139.677 126.859 Index Dec 2011=100
Household detergents
Oct 2022 169.381 169.023 162.674 Index 1982=100
Soaps, excluding specialty cleaners, household
Oct 2022 220.438 220.419 197.529 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Oct 2022 226.942 226.859 210.704 Index Jun 1983=100
Polish and other sanitation goods
Oct 2022 226.942 226.859 210.704 Index Jun 1983=100
Polishing preparations and related products
Oct 2022 293.849 293.596 260.774 Index Jun 1983=100
Specialty cleaning and sanitation products (including household bleaches)
. . . . Index Jun 2007=100
Air and room fresheners
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Specialty cleaning and sanitation products
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Household bleaches, disinfectants, and laundry fabric softeners
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Cosmetics and other toilet preparations
Oct 2022 181.396 180.360 169.788 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
Oct 2022 190.739 190.739 162.372 Index 1982=100
Shaving preparations
Oct 2022 168.764 168.764 143.666 Index Jun 1999=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
Oct 2022 188.206 186.072 174.401 Index 1982=100
Perfumes, toilet waters, and colognes
Oct 2022 117.386 116.055 108.775 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Oct 2022 212.167 210.418 195.471 Index 1982=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos)
Oct 2022 157.040 155.746 144.682 Index Jun 1999=100
Hair preparations (including shampoos), excluding hair tonics
Oct 2022 139.262 138.101 127.435 Index Dec 2011=100
Hair tonics, including hair and scalp conditioners
Oct 2022 113.584 112.682 106.950 Index Dec 2011=100
Dentifrices
Oct 2022 158.898 159.033 148.989 Index 1982=100
Mouthwashes, gargles, and rinses
Oct 2022 125.564 125.747 116.005 Index Dec 2011=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Oct 2022 127.462 125.608 118.439 Index Jun 1999=100
Creams, lotions and oils, excluding shaving, hair, and deodorant
Oct 2022 127.462 125.608 118.439 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Oct 2022 120.428 120.396 114.693 Index Jun 1999=100
Other cosmetics and toilet preparations
Oct 2022 120.428 120.396 114.693 Index Jun 1999=100
Misc chemical prod and preparations
Oct 2022 314.573 316.828 272.260 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Oct 2022 275.289 271.415 239.845 Index 1982=100
Explosives, propellants, and blasting accessories
Oct 2022 169.212 166.831 147.426 Index Dec 2003=100
Industrial gases
Oct 2022 361.271 361.439 291.605 Index 1982=100
Carbon dioxide
Oct 2022 516.578 518.456 404.903 Index 1982=100
Nitrogen
Oct 2022 286.141 285.992 249.842 Index 1982=100
Oxygen
Oct 2022 546.616 547.010 390.593 Index 1982=100
Argon and hydrogen
Oct 2022 83.665 83.771 83.224 Index Jun 2009=100
Other industrial gases (including fluorocarbon)
Oct 2022 279.082 279.082 213.837 Index Jun 2009=100
Adhesives and sealants
Oct 2022 353.646 352.925 294.762 Index Dec 1983=100
Synthetic resin and rubber adhesives
Oct 2022 357.388 356.249 300.119 Index Dec 1983=100
Nonstructural caulking compounds and sealants
Oct 2022 174.375 174.375 138.512 Index Dec 2011=100
Surface active agents
Oct 2022 347.561 355.458 317.427 Index Dec 1983=100
Textile and leather assistants and finishes
Oct 2022 276.721 276.522 216.688 Index Dec 1983=100
Surfactants (bulk surface active agents)
Oct 2022 368.623 378.586 345.482 Index Dec 1983=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Oct 2022 529.376 523.848 436.037 Index Jun 1984=100
Gum and wood chemicals, including wood distillation products
Oct 2022 345.619 342.010 284.680 Index Dec 2003=100
Other miscellaneous chemical products
Oct 2022 265.213 267.557 233.414 Index 1982=100
Salt, evaporated and solar
. . . . Index Jun 1985=100
Carbon black
Oct 2022 631.288 674.621 466.121 Index Dec 1983=100
Printing ink
Oct 2022 255.998 255.964 236.741 Index Jun 1984=100
Letterpress printing inks
. . . . Index Dec 2011=100
Gravure printing inks
Oct 2022 104.767 104.767 104.286 Index Dec 2011=100
Lithographic and offset printing inks
Oct 2022 127.432 127.432 117.886 Index Dec 2011=100
News and nonheat web offset printing inks
Oct 2022 136.230 136.230 126.368 Index Dec 2011=100
Publication and commercial web inks
Oct 2022 123.760 123.760 116.899 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed general inks
Oct 2022 131.332 131.332 117.014 Index Dec 2011=100
Sheet-fed packaging inks
Oct 2022 126.455 126.455 114.119 Index Dec 2011=100
Flexographic printing inks
Oct 2022 166.304 166.304 131.863 Index Dec 2011=100
Nonimpact/digital inks
Oct 2022 173.441 173.527 171.476 Index Dec 2011=100
All other printing inks
Oct 2022 116.570 115.923 108.364 Index Dec 2011=100
Water-treating compounds
Oct 2022 232.555 231.962 211.827 Index Jun 1985=100
Automotive chemicals
Oct 2022 115.927 114.566 108.291 Index Jun 2009=100
Other chemical preparations, nec
Oct 2022 291.591 291.382 257.560 Index Jun 1985=100
   

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