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-
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Mar
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
 

Expenditure category

 
 

All items

258.376 259.240 259.647 -0.1 0.5 0.2

All items (1967=100)

746.929 749.427 750.602      
 

Food and beverages

254.693 255.084 255.006 2.6 0.1 0.0

Food

254.757 255.143 255.119 2.7 0.1 0.0

Food at home

254.533 254.665 254.523 2.5 0.0 -0.1

Food away from home

261.803 262.549 262.687 3.0 0.3 0.1

Alcoholic beverages

249.294 249.770 248.862 0.7 -0.2 -0.4
 

Housing

277.285 278.464 277.589 0.5 0.1 -0.3

Shelter

344.560 345.326 346.221 2.3 0.5 0.3

Rent of primary residence (1)

353.748 354.447 355.451 3.1 0.5 0.3

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

351.598 352.115 352.207 2.0 0.2 0.0

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

351.300 351.807 351.892 1.9 0.2 0.0

Fuels and utilities

194.972 200.293 188.475 -11.4 -3.3 -5.9

Household energy

189.154 195.143 181.895 -13.3 -3.8 -6.8

Energy services (1) (3)

180.786 187.300 170.128 -11.7 -5.9 -9.2

Electricity (1)

197.380 208.720 184.474 -8.5 -6.5 -11.6

Utility (piped) gas service (1)

141.713 138.131 135.968 -19.7 -4.1 -1.6

Household furnishings and operations

115.079 114.639 115.631 -1.9 0.5 0.9
 

Apparel

125.480 130.143 133.591 4.3 6.5 2.6
 

Transportation

209.251 209.192 211.781 -8.4 1.2 1.2

Private transportation

195.404 194.813 197.858 -9.5 1.3 1.6

Motor fuel

182.559 180.288 191.928 -32.4 5.1 6.5

Gasoline (all types)

181.612 179.378 190.960 -32.5 5.1 6.5

Gasoline, unleaded regular (4)

179.757 178.227 190.222 -33.3 5.8 6.7

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade (4) (5)

194.816 188.485 198.829 -30.1 2.1 5.5

Gasoline, unleaded premium (4)

196.268 190.029 199.369 -28.7 1.6 4.9
 

Medical care

445.916 447.319 449.783 3.8 0.9 0.6
 

Recreation (6)

118.870 119.039 119.547 0.0 0.6 0.4
 

Education and communication (6)

141.080 140.539 140.362 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
 

Other goods and services

402.181 399.661 400.869 0.3 -0.3 0.3
 

Commodity and service group

 
 

All items

258.376 259.240 259.647 -0.1 0.5 0.2

Commodities

186.596 187.354 189.283 -2.9 1.4 1.0

Commodities less food and beverages

144.503 145.400 148.198 -7.0 2.6 1.9

Nondurables less food and beverages

178.828 180.643 185.769 -9.5 3.9 2.8

Durables

99.641 99.524 99.718 -1.8 0.1 0.2

Services

319.497 320.460 319.670 1.2 0.1 -0.2
 

Special aggregate indexes

 
 

All items less medical care

250.213 251.053 251.379 -0.4 0.5 0.1

All items less shelter

224.486 225.401 225.604 -1.7 0.5 0.1

Commodities less food

148.550 149.440 152.149 -6.7 2.4 1.8

Nondurables

218.283 219.436 222.118 -3.1 1.8 1.2

Nondurables less food

183.193 184.942 189.761 -8.8 3.6 2.6

Services less rent of shelter (2)

303.072 304.297 301.477 -0.2 -0.5 -0.9

Services less medical care services

309.528 310.427 309.437 1.0 0.0 -0.3

Energy

189.263 192.180 188.255 -21.9 -0.5 -2.0

All items less energy

266.870 267.544 268.367 1.8 0.6 0.3

All items less food and energy

270.787 271.518 272.499 1.6 0.6 0.4

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 Mar 2015 from- Percent change to Feb 2015 from-
Dec
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Mar
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Feb
2014
Dec
2014
Jan
2015

U.S. city average

234.812 233.707 234.722 236.119 -0.1 1.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.4

U.S. city average (1967=100)

703.393 700.083 703.122 707.306            
 

Region

 
 

Northeast urban

250.519 250.016 250.619 251.451 -0.4 0.6 0.3 -0.2 0.0 0.2

Midwest urban

222.821 221.545 222.301 223.550 -0.9 0.9 0.6 -0.5 -0.2 0.3

South urban

228.451 226.855 227.944 229.337 -0.3 1.1 0.6 -0.3 -0.2 0.5

West urban

239.095 238.318 239.748 241.690 1.1 1.4 0.8 0.9 0.3 0.6
 

Selected local areas (1)

 
 

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

226.262 225.852 225.763 227.405 -0.6 0.7 0.7 -0.2 -0.2 0.0

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

240.475 239.724 241.297 243.738 0.5 1.7 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.7

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

258.080 258.376 259.240 259.647 -0.1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.3

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)

218.058   218.123         -0.3 0.0  

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI (5)

218.083   216.488         -1.8 -0.7  

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX (5)

212.169   210.283         -0.7 -0.9  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL (5)

242.676   243.283         0.4 0.3  

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

242.912   242.424         -0.1 -0.2  

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

252.273   254.910         2.5 1.0  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (5)

245.050   245.496         1.1 0.2  

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 Mar 2015 from- Percent change to Feb 2015 from-
Dec
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Mar
2014
Jan
2015
Feb
2015
Feb
2014
Dec
2014
Jan
2015

U.S. city average

229.909 228.294 229.421 231.055 -0.6 1.2 0.7 -0.6 -0.2 0.5

U.S. city average (1967=100)

684.828 680.018 683.374 688.243            
 

Region

 
 

Northeast urban

247.631 246.795 247.352 248.253 -1.0 0.6 0.4 -0.8 -0.1 0.2

Midwest urban

217.963 216.078 217.027 218.486 -1.5 1.1 0.7 -1.1 -0.4 0.4

South urban

225.251 223.133 224.390 225.936 -0.9 1.3 0.7 -0.9 -0.4 0.6

West urban

232.108 230.843 232.364 234.802 0.6 1.7 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.7
 

Selected local areas (1)

 
 

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

219.627 218.433 218.461 220.480 -1.2 0.9 0.9 -0.8 -0.5 0.0

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

232.330 231.063 232.975 235.991 0.2 2.1 1.3 -0.4 0.3 0.8

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

253.224 253.159 254.044 254.358 -0.6 0.5 0.1 -0.3 0.3 0.3

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)

215.981   215.843         -0.7 -0.1  

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI (5)

213.792   211.529         -2.6 -1.1  

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX (5)

208.584   206.448         -1.2 -1.0  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL (5)

240.198   240.495         -0.1 0.1  

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

244.348   243.713         0.1 -0.3  

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

247.680   249.809         1.9 0.9  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (5)

240.726   240.735         0.5 0.0  

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.