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
2016
Feb
2016
Mar
2016
Mar
2015
Jan
2016
Feb
2016
 

Expenditure category

 
 

All items

260.342 260.875 261.508 0.7 0.4 0.2

All items (1967=100)

752.612 754.153 755.983      
 

Food and beverages

258.139 257.176 256.386 0.5 -0.7 -0.3

Food

258.143 257.139 256.258 0.4 -0.7 -0.3

Food at home

254.764 252.679 250.602 -1.5 -1.6 -0.8

Food away from home

269.680 270.223 271.062 3.2 0.5 0.3

Alcoholic beverages

253.675 253.288 253.738 2.0 0.0 0.2
 

Housing

280.378 280.952 282.322 1.7 0.7 0.5

Shelter

354.211 355.645 356.133 2.9 0.5 0.1

Rent of primary residence (1)

367.552 368.693 369.185 3.9 0.4 0.1

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

361.376 362.154 362.714 3.0 0.4 0.2

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

360.930 361.705 362.266 2.9 0.4 0.2

Fuels and utilities

173.800 171.281 177.962 -5.6 2.4 3.9

Household energy

164.783 161.641 169.118 -7.0 2.6 4.6

Energy services (1) (3)

161.094 158.285 166.466 -2.2 3.3 5.2

Electricity (1)

175.765 172.533 177.430 -3.8 0.9 2.8

Utility (piped) gas service (1)

126.638 124.721 138.168 1.6 9.1 10.8

Household furnishings and operations

112.542 112.376 113.012 -2.3 0.4 0.6
 

Apparel

126.608 131.283 131.207 -1.8 3.6 -0.1
 

Transportation

204.878 203.647 204.036 -3.7 -0.4 0.2

Private transportation

190.689 187.944 188.566 -4.7 -1.1 0.3

Motor fuel

159.057 147.105 150.069 -21.8 -5.7 2.0

Gasoline (all types)

158.357 146.459 149.409 -21.8 -5.7 2.0

Gasoline, unleaded regular (4)

155.611 143.421 146.864 -22.8 -5.6 2.4

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade (4) (5)

174.355 164.097 163.927 -17.6 -6.0 -0.1

Gasoline, unleaded premium (4)

178.737 168.610 168.705 -15.4 -5.6 0.1
 

Medical care

451.773 457.224 457.077 1.6 1.2 0.0
 

Recreation (6)

118.595 118.637 119.296 -0.2 0.6 0.6
 

Education and communication (6)

143.617 143.642 143.604 2.3 0.0 0.0
 

Other goods and services

409.048 411.739 413.772 3.2 1.2 0.5
 

Commodity and service group

 
 

All items

260.342 260.875 261.508 0.7 0.4 0.2

Commodities

184.350 184.012 184.251 -2.7 -0.1 0.1

Commodities less food and beverages

139.661 139.632 140.333 -5.3 0.5 0.5

Nondurables less food and beverages

171.401 171.271 172.651 -7.1 0.7 0.8

Durables

97.767 97.839 97.818 -1.9 0.1 0.0

Services

324.812 326.020 326.969 2.3 0.7 0.3
 

Special aggregate indexes

 
 

All items less medical care

252.005 252.333 252.997 0.6 0.4 0.3

All items less shelter

223.204 223.371 224.067 -0.7 0.4 0.3

Commodities less food

143.948 143.907 144.604 -5.0 0.5 0.5

Nondurables

215.997 215.464 215.825 -2.8 -0.1 0.2

Nondurables less food

176.390 176.245 177.572 -6.4 0.7 0.8

Services less rent of shelter (2)

303.449 304.439 305.913 1.5 0.8 0.5

Services less medical care services

314.510 315.500 316.650 2.3 0.7 0.4

Energy

164.917 158.388 164.258 -12.7 -0.4 3.7

All items less energy

271.356 272.554 272.702 1.6 0.5 0.1

All items less food and energy

275.510 277.089 277.412 1.8 0.7 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 Mar 2016 from- Percent change to Feb 2016 from-
Dec
2015
Jan
2016
Feb
2016
Mar
2016
Mar
2015
Jan
2016
Feb
2016
Feb
2015
Dec
2015
Jan
2016

U.S. city average

236.525 236.916 237.111 238.132 0.9 0.5 0.4 1.0 0.2 0.1

U.S. city average (1967=100)

708.524 709.695 710.278 713.339            
 

Region

 
 

Northeast urban

251.670 251.739 252.250 252.854 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.7 0.2 0.2

Midwest urban

222.722 223.301 223.196 224.621 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.0

South urban

229.581 229.469 229.646 230.977 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.0 0.1

West urban

243.434 244.600 244.821 245.404 1.5 0.3 0.2 2.1 0.6 0.1
 

Selected local areas (1)

 
 

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

226.271 227.977 227.438 227.778 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.7 0.5 -0.2

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

245.357 247.155 247.113 247.873 1.7 0.3 0.3 2.4 0.7 0.0

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

259.941 260.342 260.875 261.508 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.2

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

  257.215   258.587 0.6 0.5        

Cleveland-Akron, OH (3)

  218.845   219.970 -0.2 0.5        

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (3)

  217.164   218.877 0.6 0.8        

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

  155.519   156.493 1.0 0.6        

Atlanta, GA (5)

221.015   221.658         1.6 0.3  

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI (5)

217.764   218.360         0.9 0.3  

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX (5)

212.936   214.505         2.0 0.7  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL (5)

246.597   247.126         1.6 0.2  

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

242.356   243.132         0.3 0.3  

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

260.289   262.600         3.0 0.9  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (5)

250.385   250.942         2.2 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 2016 from- Percent change to Feb 2016 from-
Dec
2015
Jan
2016
Feb
2016
Mar
2016
Mar
2015
Jan
2016
Feb
2016
Feb
2015
Dec
2015
Jan
2016

U.S. city average

230.791 231.061 230.972 232.209 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.1 0.0

U.S. city average (1967=100)

687.456 688.259 687.995 691.681            
 

Region

 
 

Northeast urban

247.902 248.035 248.297 248.968 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.1

Midwest urban

217.076 217.406 217.002 218.761 0.1 0.6 0.8 0.0 0.0 -0.2

South urban

225.578 225.274 225.239 226.818 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.4 -0.2 0.0

West urban

235.728 236.888 236.747 237.415 1.1 0.2 0.3 1.9 0.4 -0.1
 

Selected local areas (1)

 
 

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

218.653 219.547 218.650 219.769 -0.3 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.0 -0.4

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

236.787 238.609 238.262 239.146 1.3 0.2 0.4 2.3 0.6 -0.1

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

254.441 254.968 255.246 256.012 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.1

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

  256.262   257.184 0.1 0.4        

Cleveland-Akron, OH (3)

  208.998   209.832 -0.4 0.4        

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (3)

  221.540   223.430 0.6 0.9        

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

  155.251   156.216 0.9 0.6        

Atlanta, GA (5)

218.090   218.465         1.2 0.2  

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, MI (5)

212.649   212.726         0.6 0.0  

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX (5)

208.519   209.049         1.3 0.3  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL (5)

242.872   242.837         1.0 0.0  

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

243.689   244.290         0.2 0.2  

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

255.492   257.141         2.9 0.6  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (5)

246.146   246.464         2.4 0.1  

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.