Chart A. 2-month and 12-month percent changes ended January 2009 for the major categories of the CPI-U for the Washington-Baltimore area, not seasonally adjusted
Major category 2-month percent change 12-month percent change
All items -0.7 1.0
Transportation
-4.8 -12.9
Apparel
-7.8 3.5
Housing
0.3 3.3
Food and beverages
0.3 4.3
Education and communication
0.3 2.9
Other goods and services
0.6 3.1
Medical care
0.2 2.0
Recreation
0.1 1.2

 

Last Modified Date: September 23, 2009