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Flexible Price Consumer Price Index less Food and Energy (COREFLEXCPIM159SFRBATL)


Jun 2024: -1.92930 (+ more)   Updated: Jul 11, 2024 12:01 PM CDT
Jun 2024:  -1.92930  
May 2024:  -1.61733  
Apr 2024:  -0.88260  
Mar 2024:  -0.27401  
Feb 2024:  0.00077  
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Percent Change from Year Ago,
Seasonally Adjusted




Source: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta  

Release: Sticky Price CPI  

Units:  Percent Change from Year Ago, Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


The Flexible Price Consumer Price Index (CPI) is calculated from a subset of goods and services included in the CPI that change price relatively frequently. Because flexible prices are quick to change, it assumes that when these prices are set, they incorporate less of an expectation about future inflation. Evidence suggests that this flexible price measure is more responsive to changes in the current economic environment or the level of economic slack.

To obtain more information about this release see: Michael F. Bryan, and Brent H. Meyer. “Are Some Prices in the CPI More Forward Looking Than Others? We Think So.” Economic Commentary (Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland) (May 19, 2010): 1–6. https://doi.org/10.26509/frbc-ec-201002.

Suggested Citation:

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Flexible Price Consumer Price Index less Food and Energy [COREFLEXCPIM159SFRBATL], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/COREFLEXCPIM159SFRBATL, .


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