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Cost of Living Index for Massachusetts (M04072US000MAM324NNBR)


Dec 1943: 164.7 (+ more)   Updated: Aug 16, 2012 2:53 PM CDT
Dec 1943:  164.7  
Nov 1943:  164.8  
Oct 1943:  164.0  
Sep 1943:  163.3  
Aug 1943:  163.3  
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Index 1913=100,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Index 1913=100, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Cost Of Living Numbers For 1910-1918 Were Compiled By The Former Commissioner Of Necessaries Of Life And Were Published In Annual Reports. The Index Numbers Here Given Are In Continuation Of Series And The Same Procedure Was Followed In Their Collection And Compilation. The Revised Weights Used In Deriving The Index Were Food, 37.6, Clothing, 12.8, Shelter, 21.8, Fuel And Light, 5.0, And Sundries, 22.8. Source: Department Of Labor And Industries, Annual Report; The Commonwealth Of Massachusetts, 1932, Pp. 185-190; 1933, Pp. 153-156; 1939, Pp. 126-128

This NBER data series m04072 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.

NBER Indicator: m04072

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Cost of Living Index for Massachusetts [M04072US000MAM324NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M04072US000MAM324NNBR, May 19, 2024.


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