New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card

 
Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): Indexes and percent changes for selected periods, New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item and Group Indexes Percent change from-
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Apr
2015
Apr
2014
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
 

Expenditure category

 
 

All items

259.240 259.647 259.959 0.0 0.3 0.1

All items (1967=100)

749.427 750.602 751.506      
 

Food and beverages

255.084 255.006 255.607 2.8 0.2 0.2

Food

255.143 255.119 255.844 2.9 0.3 0.3

Food at home

254.665 254.523 255.717 2.9 0.4 0.5

Food away from home

262.549 262.687 262.786 3.0 0.1 0.0

Alcoholic beverages

249.770 248.862 247.573 0.8 -0.9 -0.5
 

Housing

278.464 277.589 277.917 0.8 -0.2 0.1

Shelter

345.326 346.221 347.220 2.3 0.5 0.3

Rent of primary residence (1)

354.447 355.451 355.424 2.5 0.3 0.0

Owners' equivalent rent of residences (1) (2)

352.115 352.207 353.401 2.0 0.4 0.3

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence (1) (2)

351.807 351.892 353.084 2.0 0.4 0.3

Fuels and utilities

200.293 188.475 185.959 -9.0 -7.2 -1.3

Household energy

195.143 181.895 179.013 -10.7 -8.3 -1.6

Energy services (1) (3)

187.300 170.128 169.186 -7.7 -9.7 -0.6

Electricity (1)

208.720 184.474 186.216 0.3 -10.8 0.9

Utility (piped) gas service (1)

138.131 135.968 129.536 -25.3 -6.2 -4.7

Household furnishings and operations

114.639 115.631 115.676 -2.2 0.9 0.0
 

Apparel

130.143 133.591 130.901 3.7 0.6 -2.0
 

Transportation

209.192 211.781 213.655 -8.3 2.1 0.9

Private transportation

194.813 197.858 199.197 -9.5 2.3 0.7

Motor fuel

180.288 191.928 194.608 -32.8 7.9 1.4

Gasoline (all types)

179.378 190.960 193.665 -32.8 8.0 1.4

Gasoline, unleaded regular (4)

178.227 190.222 192.992 -33.7 8.3 1.5

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade (4) (5)

188.485 198.829 201.630 -30.3 7.0 1.4

Gasoline, unleaded premium (4)

190.029 199.369 201.850 -28.9 6.2 1.2
 

Medical care

447.319 449.783 450.538 3.8 0.7 0.2
 

Recreation (6)

119.039 119.547 119.508 0.4 0.4 0.0
 

Education and communication (6)

140.539 140.362 140.234 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1
 

Other goods and services

399.661 400.869 400.334 0.1 0.2 -0.1
 

Commodity and service group

 
 

All items

259.240 259.647 259.959 0.0 0.3 0.1

Commodities

187.354 189.283 189.087 -3.0 0.9 -0.1

Commodities less food and beverages

145.400 148.198 147.628 -7.3 1.5 -0.4

Nondurables less food and beverages

180.643 185.769 184.203 -10.1 2.0 -0.8

Durables

99.524 99.718 100.222 -1.5 0.7 0.5

Services

320.460 319.670 320.389 1.4 0.0 0.2
 

Special aggregate indexes

 
 

All items less medical care

251.053 251.379 251.673 -0.3 0.2 0.1

All items less shelter

225.401 225.604 225.628 -1.4 0.1 0.0

Commodities less food

149.440 152.149 151.555 -7.0 1.4 -0.4

Nondurables

219.436 222.118 221.579 -3.3 1.0 -0.2

Nondurables less food

184.942 189.761 188.205 -9.4 1.8 -0.8

Services less rent of shelter (2)

304.297 301.477 301.887 0.3 -0.8 0.1

Services less medical care services

310.427 309.437 310.166 1.2 -0.1 0.2

Energy

192.180 188.255 187.458 -21.0 -2.5 -0.4

All items less energy

267.544 268.367 268.788 1.8 0.5 0.2

All items less food and energy

271.518 272.499 272.868 1.6 0.5 0.1

Footnotes
(1) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series were calculated using a geometric means estimator.
(2) Index is on a December 1982=100 base.
(3) This index series was formerly titled Gas (piped) and electricity.
(4) Special index based on a substantially smaller sample.
(5) Indexes on a December 1993=100 base.
(6) Indexes on a December 1997=100 base.

Note: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.
The New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA consolidated area comprises the five boroughs of New York City, Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess, and Orange Counties in New York State; Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Monmouth, Middlesex, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union, and Warren Counties in New Jersey; Fairfield County and parts of Litchfield, New Haven, and Middlesex Counties in Connecticut; and Pike County in Pennsylvania.

 

Table 2. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): Selected areas, all items index, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
CPI-U Indexes Percent change to Apr 2015 from- Percent change to Mar 2015 from-
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Apr
2015
Apr
2014
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Mar
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015

U.S. city average

233.707 234.722 236.119 236.599 -0.2 0.8 0.2 -0.1 1.0 0.6

U.S. city average (1967=100)

700.083 703.122 707.306 708.746            
 

Region

 
 

Northeast urban

250.016 250.619 251.451 251.760 -0.3 0.5 0.1 -0.4 0.6 0.3

Midwest urban

221.545 222.301 223.550 223.797 -1.1 0.7 0.1 -0.9 0.9 0.6

South urban

226.855 227.944 229.337 229.957 -0.6 0.9 0.3 -0.3 1.1 0.6

West urban

238.318 239.748 241.690 242.302 1.0 1.1 0.3 1.1 1.4 0.8
 

Selected local areas (1)

 
 

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, IL-IN-WI (2)

225.852 225.763 227.405 227.704 -0.9 0.9 0.1 -0.6 0.7 0.7

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA (2)

239.724 241.297 243.738 243.569 0.5 0.9 -0.1 0.5 1.7 1.0

New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA (2)

258.376 259.240 259.647 259.959 0.0 0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.5 0.2

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT (3)

254.556   257.013         0.8 1.0  

Cleveland-Akron, OH (3)

218.536   220.444         -0.2 0.9  

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (3)

214.899   217.487         -0.6 1.2  

Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV (3) (4)

153.376   154.984         0.2 1.0  

Atlanta, GA (5)

  218.123   219.567 -0.5 0.7        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI (5)

  216.488   219.005 -1.9 1.2        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX (5)

  210.283   212.439 -0.4 1.0        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL (5)

  243.283   245.195 0.5 0.8        

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-NJ-DE-MD (5)

  242.424   243.717 0.0 0.5        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA (5)

  254.910   257.622 2.4 1.1        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (5)

  245.496   247.611 0.4 0.9        

Footnotes
(1) In addition, the following metropolitan areas are published semiannually and appear in Tables 34 and 39 of the January and July issues of the CPI Detailed Report: Anchorage, AK; Cincinnati-Hamilton, OH-KY-IN; Denver-Boulder-Greeley, CO; Honolulu, HI; Kansas City, MO-KS; Milwaukee-Racine, WI; Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI; Phonex-Mesa, AZ; Pittsburgh, PA; Portland-Salem, OR-WA; St. Louis, MO-IL; San Diego, CA; Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL.
(2) Area data published monthly.
(3) Area data published bimonthly (January, March, May, July, September, November).
(4) Index on a November 1996=100 base.
(5) Area data published bimonthly (February, April, June, August, October, December).

Regions are defined as follows:
Northeast-Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont;
South-Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia;
Midwest- Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; and
West- Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

 

Table 3. Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W): Selected areas, all items index, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
CPI-W Indexes Percent change to Apr 2015 from- Percent change to Mar 2015 from-
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Apr
2015
Apr
2014
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Mar
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015

U.S. city average

228.294 229.421 231.055 231.520 -0.8 0.9 0.2 -0.6 1.2 0.7

U.S. city average (1967=100)

680.018 683.374 688.243 689.626            
 

Region

 
 

Northeast urban

246.795 247.352 248.253 248.670 -0.8 0.5 0.2 -1.0 0.6 0.4

Midwest urban

216.078 217.027 218.486 218.701 -1.7 0.8 0.1 -1.5 1.1 0.7

South urban

223.133 224.390 225.936 226.618 -1.3 1.0 0.3 -0.9 1.3 0.7

West urban

230.843 232.364 234.802 235.222 0.5 1.2 0.2 0.6 1.7 1.0
 

Selected local areas (1)

 
 

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, IL-IN-WI (2)

218.433 218.461 220.480 220.880 -1.6 1.1 0.2 -1.2 0.9 0.9

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, CA (2)

231.063 232.975 235.991 235.697 0.0 1.2 -0.1 0.2 2.1 1.3

New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA (2)

253.159 254.044 254.358 254.699 -0.5 0.3 0.1 -0.6 0.5 0.1

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT (3)

254.407   256.929         0.4 1.0  

Cleveland-Akron, OH (3)

208.542   210.652         -0.9 1.0  

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (3)

219.215   222.111         -1.1 1.3  

Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV (3) (4)

153.167   154.846         0.0 1.1  

Atlanta, GA (5)

  215.843   217.407 -0.9 0.7        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI (5)

  211.529   214.002 -2.8 1.2        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX (5)

  206.448   208.610 -1.1 1.0        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL (5)

  240.495   242.706 -0.1 0.9        

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-NJ-DE-MD (5)

  243.713   245.247 0.1 0.6        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA (5)

  249.809   252.875 2.0 1.2        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (5)

  240.735   243.165 -0.2 1.0        

Footnotes
(1) In addition, the following metropolitan areas are published semiannually and appear in Tables 34 and 39 of the January and July issues of the CPI Detailed Report: Anchorage, AK; Cincinnati-Hamilton, OH-KY-IN; Denver-Boulder-Greeley, CO; Honolulu, HI; Kansas City, MO-KS; Milwaukee-Racine, WI; Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN-WI; Phonex-Mesa, AZ; Pittsburgh, PA; Portland-Salem, OR-WA; St. Louis, MO-IL; San Diego, CA; Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL.
(2) Area data published monthly.
(3) Area data published bimonthly (January, March, May, July, September, November).
(4) Index on a November 1996=100 base.
(5) Area data published bimonthly (February, April, June, August, October, December).

Regions are defined as follows:
Northeast-Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont;
South-Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia;
Midwest- Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; and
West- Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.