Chart 1. 1-month and 12-month percent changes ended December 2009 for the major categories of the CPI-U for the South region, not seasonally adjusted
Major Category 1-month percent change 12-month percent change

All items

-0.1 2.9

Apparel

-2.5 0.8

Housing

-0.1 -0.4

Transportation

-0.1 15.7

Recreation

-0.2 -0.6

Other goods and services

-0.1 9.9

Medical care

0.0 3.2

Food and beverages

0.2 0.0

Education and communication

0.1 2.5

Last Modified Date: January 19, 2010