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Index of Wholesale Price of Fuel and Lighting for United States (M04H5AUSM336NNBR)


Dec 1951: 139.2  
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 Has Been Subdivided Into Two Variables: (1)-- Original Data, 1926=100 Index, 1890-1951; (2) Original Data, 1947-49=100 Index, 1947-1956. A Revision In 1949 Reflects The Rearrangement And Addition Of Items Within The Data Group. Old Grouping -- Anthracite Coal, Bituminous Coal, Coke, Gas, Petroleum Products; New Grouping Includes Electricity. Source: 1890-1930: Bls Bulletin No. 543, Pp. 3-11; 1926-1931 (Revised): Bulletin No. 572, Pp. 5-6; 1931:"Survey Of Current Business", January 1932; 1932-1943: Bls, "Wholesale Prices"; 1944-1950: Bls Bulletins Nos. 736-1083; 1951: "Monthly Labor Review", 1952 Issues

This NBER data series m04065a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at

NBER Indicator: m04065a

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Wholesale Price of Fuel and Lighting for United States [M04H5AUSM336NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, August 19, 2022.


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