Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card

Monthly and Bimonthly Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
average
Philadelphia-
Wilmington-
Atlantic City
Washington-
Baltimore (1)
Northeast
region
South
region
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013

All items (2)

236.293 1.5     154.600 1.6 252.413 1.5 230.095 1.5

All items (1967 = 100) (3)

707.830           397.473   373.246  

Food and beverages (2)

240.226 1.7     152.082 1.2 245.441 1.3 239.262 1.9

Food (2)

240.398 1.7     153.313 1.0 245.294 1.4 240.411 1.9

Food at home

236.973 1.4 234.605 -0.3 146.204 0.9 243.235 0.9 236.390 1.8

Food away from home (4)

246.878 2.3     159.700 1.1 251.406 2.0 249.220 2.1

Alcoholic beverages (4)

236.512 1.1     134.376 3.6 246.155 0.8 222.572 1.4

Housing (2)

231.968 2.8     163.907 2.0 261.945 2.8 215.521 2.9

Shelter

268.431 2.7 298.862 1.9 173.166 2.0 315.041 2.7 241.857 3.0

Rent of primary residence (2) (5)

273.486 2.9 278.931 1.9 191.892 1.7 314.109 2.4 245.735 3.2

Owners' equivalent rent of residences (5) (6)

275.817 2.6 307.302 1.8 172.564 1.8 326.924 2.8 244.178 2.7

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence (5) (6)

275.795 2.6 307.302 1.8 172.559 1.8 326.812 2.8 244.176 2.7

Fuels and utilities

235.139 6.8     189.916 7.2 237.032 7.7 229.795 6.2

Household energy

203.438 7.7 188.416 1.0 185.217 8.0 216.366 8.4 191.535 7.4

Energy services (5)

203.597 7.8 191.508 0.2 175.636 8.1 203.925 9.9 190.748 7.3

Electricity (5)

204.131 5.3 193.138 0.3 176.437 3.9 204.418 12.7 186.642 6.5

Utility (piped) gas service (5)

199.340 16.4 181.323 -0.4 150.844 22.3 191.122 4.3 201.662 12.1

Household furnishings and operations

123.505 -1.5     90.673 -3.1 125.162 -2.4 122.918 -2.3

Apparel (2)

128.888 0.5     97.216 3.2 130.924 0.4 138.826 0.8

Transportation (2)

218.435 -1.2     156.289 0.3 218.235 -0.8 218.688 -1.4

Private transportation

213.792 -1.1     154.173 -0.5 210.958 -0.6 216.971 -1.5

Motor fuel

306.059 -4.6 315.643 -0.8 296.658 -5.6 300.916 -3.4 300.000 -6.1

Gasoline

304.464 -4.7 311.138 -0.9 296.081 -5.8 299.393 -3.5 298.280 -6.2

Medical care (2)

433.369 2.2     172.052 3.0 451.518 1.3 413.797 2.2

Recreation (7)

115.763 0.3     117.098 1.9 120.721 0.2 116.324 0.9

Education and communication (7)

137.125 1.1     143.924 0.6 137.562 0.8 133.835 1.2

Other goods and services (2)

406.715 1.9     177.534 1.1 438.401 1.8 397.969 1.4

Energy (2)

250.543 0.4 235.254 0.1 232.101 0.0 251.824 2.2 236.942 -0.8

Footnotes
(1) For Washington-Baltimore, Dec. 1997=100 unless otherwise noted.
(2) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1996=100.
(3) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(4) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1997=100.
(5) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(6) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, and South, Dec. 1982 = 100.
(7) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md., CMSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va., CMSA includes the District of Columbia; Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, and Washington Counties and Baltimore City in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Fairfax, Fauquier, King George, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Berkeley and Jefferson Counties in West Virginia.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City Washington-Baltimore (1) Northeast region South region
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013
Mar
2014
Percent change from
Mar
2013

All items (2)

232.560 1.4     154.918 1.4 250.666 1.4 227.975 1.4

All items (1967 = 100) (3)

692.725           391.526   369.231  

Food and beverages (2)

239.662 1.7     150.715 1.2 244.333 1.3 238.430 1.9

Food (2)

239.619 1.8     151.741 1.0 244.208 1.3 239.297 1.9

Food at home

236.097 1.5 238.450 0.5 145.252 0.9 241.625 0.9 235.106 1.8

Food away from home (4)

246.896 2.3     158.079 1.2 251.857 1.9 248.066 2.1

Alcoholic beverages (4)

239.106 1.2     137.226 3.5 244.685 0.8 225.352 1.6

Housing (2)

228.692 2.9     168.352 2.3 260.293 3.1 215.366 3.0

Shelter

261.948 2.7 304.956 1.9 176.335 1.9 311.533 2.7 241.052 3.0

Rent of primary residence (2) (5)

271.147 2.8 278.931 1.9 191.899 1.7 309.852 2.4 243.969 3.2

Owners' equivalent rent of residences (5) (6)

249.639 2.6 273.289 1.8 171.882 1.8 288.166 2.8 226.932 2.7

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence (5) (6)

249.638 2.6 273.289 1.8 171.875 1.8 288.168 2.8 226.925 2.7

Fuels and utilities

233.350 6.9     184.478 6.9 236.314 8.4 229.831 6.2

Household energy

201.128 7.8 186.810 0.9 179.606 7.7 215.000 9.2 190.012 7.3

Energy services (5)

202.783 7.9 193.931 0.2 174.298 7.7 205.064 10.6 190.671 7.2

Electricity (5)

202.062 5.4 193.137 0.3 173.655 4.3 205.452 13.6 185.190 6.7

Utility (piped) gas service (5)

201.111 17.2 181.319 -0.4 157.899 25.5 192.395 4.8 205.505 11.5

Household furnishings and operations

119.493 -1.6     88.880 -1.9 118.924 -2.5 118.017 -2.8

Apparel (2)

127.648 -0.1     97.439 2.6 130.269 -0.8 138.234 0.5

Transportation (2)

219.301 -1.4     156.198 -0.3 220.599 -0.9 218.650 -1.8

Private transportation

215.847 -1.4     155.288 -0.5 214.677 -0.9 217.046 -1.8

Motor fuel

307.461 -4.6 315.565 -0.8 296.405 -5.5 301.214 -3.4 299.855 -6.2

Gasoline

306.000 -4.7 311.137 -0.9 295.889 -5.7 299.687 -3.5 298.326 -6.2

Medical care (2)

436.521 2.1     171.429 2.4 448.990 1.3 420.041 2.1

Recreation (7)

112.184 0.2     112.149 -0.2 121.914 0.2 112.682 0.6

Education and communication (7)

129.568 0.7     126.380 -0.7 129.299 0.2 124.902 0.6

Other goods and services (2)

439.107 2.1     203.529 1.1 497.480 2.0 425.618 1.6

Energy (2)

252.540 0.0 231.845 0.0 232.136 -0.3 252.720 2.1 238.986 -1.3

Footnotes
(1) For Washington-Baltimore, Dec. 1997=100 unless otherwise noted.
(2) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1996=100.
(3) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(4) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1997=100.
(5) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(6) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, and South, Dec. 1984 = 100.
(7) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md., CMSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va., CMSA includes the District of Columbia; Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, and Washington Counties and Baltimore City in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Fairfax, Fauquier, King George, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Berkeley and Jefferson Counties in West Virginia.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Mar 2014 from --
Feb
2014
Mar
2014
Mar
2013
Jan
2014
Feb
2014

U.S. city average

234.781 236.293 1.5 1.0 0.6


 

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

226.217 228.784 1.9 1.7 1.1

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

241.059 242.491 1.0 1.1 0.6

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

259.019 259.971 1.3 0.1 0.4


 

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

  254.982 1.7 0.7  

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

  220.962 1.9 1.6  

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

  218.715 1.0 1.1  

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va. (1)

  154.600 1.6 0.6  


 

Atlanta, Ga.

218.861        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

220.516        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

211.745        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

242.268        

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

242.584        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

248.615        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

242.770        

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Mar 2014 from --
Feb
2014
Mar
2014
Mar
2013
Jan
2014
Feb
2014

U.S. city average

230.871 232.560 1.4 1.1 0.7


 

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

220.255 223.246 2.0 1.9 1.4

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

233.886 235.500 1.0 1.3 0.7

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

254.782 255.933 1.3 0.2 0.5


 

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

  256.015 1.5 0.7  

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

  212.489 1.7 1.8  

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

  224.522 0.7 1.2  

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va. (1)

  154.918 1.4 0.5  


 

Atlanta, Ga.

217.446        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

217.096        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

209.017        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

240.637        

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

243.584        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

245.148        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

239.607        

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.

 

Semiannual Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), semiannual averages for the United States and Pittsburgh, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
average
Pittsburgh
2nd half 2013 Percent
change from
2nd half 2012
2nd half 2013 Percent
change from
2nd half 2012

All items

233.548 1.4 235.719 0.9

All items (1967 = 100)

699.605   719.292  

Food and beverages

237.491 1.3 244.527 0.9

Food

237.552 1.3 244.114 0.6

Food at home

233.916 0.8 241.792 -0.7

Food away from home

244.313 2.0 250.608 3.2

Alcoholic beverages

235.307 1.8 250.236 4.9

Housing

228.575 2.2 230.195 1.2

Shelter

264.621 2.4 257.816 2.2

Rent of primary residence (1)

269.578 2.9 225.437 2.8

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

272.333 2.3 253.679 1.9

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

272.309 2.3 253.679 1.9

Fuels and utilities

227.381 3.2 235.785 -3.2

Household energy

195.789 3.1 214.455 -4.6

Energy services (1)

196.970 3.3 200.664 -5.2

Electricity (1)

203.839 3.0 158.395 -13.1

Utility (piped) gas service (1)

173.966 4.0 226.147 9.7

Household furnishings and operations

124.146 -1.1 148.588 -0.6

Apparel

127.775 0.7 155.864 -3.6

Transportation

216.333 -0.3 192.410 -0.3

Private transportation

211.376 -0.5 190.558 -1.3

Motor fuel

297.889 -3.7 310.218 -4.6

Gasoline

296.560 -3.8 313.485 -4.7

Medical care

427.107 2.2 462.856 4.1

Recreation (3)

115.218 0.4 123.874 3.6

Education and communication (3)

136.456 1.5 145.200 -0.1

Other goods and services

402.728 1.6 403.789 0.4

Energy

242.683 -0.9 264.137 -4.6

Footnotes
(1) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(2) Indexes are on the Dec. 1982=100 base.
(3) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Pittsburgh, Pa. MSA includes Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland Counties.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), semiannual averages for the United States and Pittsburgh, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
Average
Pittsburgh
2nd half 2013 Percent
change from
2nd half 2012
2nd half 2013 Percent
change from
2nd half 2012

All items

229.837 1.3 229.649 0.7

All items (1967 = 100)

684.614   683.014  

Food and beverages

236.867 1.3 246.513 0.8

Food

236.729 1.3 245.217 0.5

Food at home

232.956 0.8 241.856 -0.8

Food away from home

244.386 1.9 255.355 3.5

Alcoholic beverages

237.737 2.0 257.012 4.8

Housing

225.251 2.2 211.143 1.0

Shelter

258.302 2.4 225.467 2.2

Rent of primary residence (1)

267.295 2.8 225.437 2.8

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

246.487 2.3 235.700 1.9

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

246.482 2.3 235.700 1.9

Fuels and utilities

225.818 3.3 243.773 -3.3

Household energy

193.801 3.1 223.447 -4.6

Energy services (1)

196.104 3.2 205.687 -5.2

Electricity (1)

201.493 2.9 158.395 -13.1

Utility (piped) gas service (1)

174.456 4.3 226.149 9.7

Household furnishings and operations

120.096 -1.2 134.471 -1.1

Apparel

127.099 0.6 164.433 -2.9

Transportation

217.122 -0.5 206.058 -0.6

Private transportation

213.516 -0.7 205.891 -1.4

Motor fuel

298.997 -3.7 310.428 -4.6

Gasoline

297.782 -3.8 313.479 -4.7

Medical care

430.297 2.2 451.707 4.0

Recreation (3)

111.608 0.4 125.066 3.5

Education and communication (3)

129.095 1.1 133.656 -0.8

Other goods and services

435.011 1.9 450.190 0.7

Energy

244.702 -1.1 266.718 -4.6

Footnotes
(1) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(2) Indexes are on the Dec. 1984=100 base.
(3) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Pittsburgh, Pa. MSA includes Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland Counties.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change from
2nd half 2013 2nd half 2012 1st half 2013

U.S. city average

233.548 1.4 0.5


 

Anchorage, Alaska

213.910 3.5 1.4

Atlanta, Ga.

217.210 1.8 0.9

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

251.909 1.2 0.6

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

224.524 0.9 0.0

Cincinnati-Hamilton, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

221.262 1.8 1.1


 

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

217.983 1.2 0.5

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

216.441 1.6 0.4

Denver-Boulder-Greeley, Colo.

232.439 2.8 1.4

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

219.583 1.2 0.1

Honolulu, Hawaii

254.646 1.7 0.6


 

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

208.564 2.4 1.0

Kansas City, Mo.-Kans.

221.168 0.7 -0.4

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

239.185 0.7 0.0

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

238.437 1.1 0.2

Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.

224.705 1.2 -0.3


 

Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.-Wis.

229.149 1.8 0.3

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

257.537 1.5 0.5

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

241.518 0.9 0.5

Phoenix-Mesa, Ariz. (1)

125.922 1.3 0.2

Pittsburgh, Pa.

235.719 0.9 -0.1


 

Portland-Salem, Ore.-Wash.

237.322 2.8 1.5

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill.

218.499 1.3 0.5

San Diego, Calif.

261.679 1.7 1.1

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

246.152 2.1 0.9

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

242.350 1.0 0.7


 

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Fla. (2)

207.136 1.3 0.3

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va. (3)

153.203 1.6 0.9

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Dec. 2001=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a 1987=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change from
2nd half 2013 2nd half 2012 1st half 2013

U.S. city average

229.837 1.3 0.4


 

Anchorage, Alaska

212.554 3.9 1.7

Atlanta, Ga.

216.225 1.7 0.8

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

253.198 1.2 0.6

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

218.494 0.7 -0.2

Cincinnati-Hamilton, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

215.844 1.6 1.0


 

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

209.215 1.1 0.3

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

222.437 1.8 0.4

Denver-Boulder-Greeley, Colo.

223.133 2.9 1.6

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

216.718 1.0 0.1

Honolulu, Hawaii

252.694 1.4 0.4


 

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

206.460 2.0 0.7

Kansas City, Mo.-Kans.

213.175 0.6 -0.5

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

232.197 0.8 0.0

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

237.051 0.8 0.1

Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.

230.467 1.0 -0.3


 

Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.-Wis.

223.365 1.7 0.5

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

253.394 1.4 0.5

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

242.375 0.8 0.5

Phoenix-Mesa, Ariz. (1)

125.153 1.0 0.0

Pittsburgh, Pa.

229.649 0.7 -0.2


 

Portland-Salem, Ore.-Wash.

231.399 2.7 1.5

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill.

218.549 1.2 0.3

San Diego, Calif.

247.236 1.7 0.9

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

243.109 1.9 0.8

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

238.987 1.0 0.7


 

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Fla. (2)

207.787 1.0 0.2

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va. (3)

153.675 1.4 0.9

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Dec. 2001=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a 1987=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.