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Index of Wholesale Prices of Paper for United States (M0465AUSM336NNBR)


Nov 1940: 90.8  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Index 1926=100,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Index 1926=100, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)-- Original Data, 1913-1940 (2)--Original Data, 1947-1956. 1913-1940 Computed By NBER From Bls Group Indexes. For Weights, See Source Citation Above. New Segment Beginning In 1947 Is Considered Roughly Comparable To This Series. Source: For 1913-1925: Bls Paper And Pulp Subgroup Less Pulp Series. 1923-1925 Census Quantities In The Exchange Used As Weights. Paper And Pulp, 1.71, Less--Pulp And Mechanical, .04, Pulp Sulphite, .25. For 1926-1940: Bls Paper And Pulp Subgroup Less 4 Woodpulp Series: Weights For 1926-1940 Equal 1927-1929 Quantities In Exchange From Census Source (1931 Bulletin) For 1926-1940. Paper And Pulp, 1.74, Woodpulp Mechanical .04, Woodpulp Sulphite, .12, Woodpulp Kraft, .04, Woodpulp Soda, .02.

This NBER data series m04165a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at

NBER Indicator: m04165a

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Wholesale Prices of Paper for United States [M0465AUSM336NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, September 27, 2020.


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