Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, special aggregate indexes

Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, special aggregate indexes, November 2018 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Special aggregate indexes Relative
importance
Oct.
2018
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Nov.
2017
Oct.
2018
Nov.
2018
Nov.
2017-
Nov.
2018
Oct.
2018-
Nov.
2018
Aug.
2018-
Sep.
2018
Sep.
2018-
Oct.
2018
Oct.
2018-
Nov.
2018

All items less food

86.790 246.009 252.636 251.657 2.3 -0.4 0.1 0.4 0.0

All items less shelter

67.093 228.096 233.231 231.856 1.6 -0.6 0.0 0.4 -0.1

All items less food and shelter

53.883 222.111 227.577 225.902 1.7 -0.7 0.0 0.5 -0.2

All items less food, shelter, and energy

45.880 226.928 230.517 230.278 1.5 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

All items less food, shelter, energy, and used cars and trucks

43.533 232.615 236.373 235.969 1.4 -0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0

All items less medical care

91.413 235.605 241.728 240.766 2.2 -0.4 0.0 0.3 0.0

All items less energy

91.997 252.400 257.653 257.692 2.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2

Commodities

37.418 181.847 186.071 184.077 1.2 -1.1 -0.2 0.5 -0.3

Commodities less food, energy, and used cars and trucks

17.204 144.942 145.724 144.816 -0.1 -0.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1

Commodities less food

24.209 151.017 155.254 152.676 1.1 -1.7 -0.3 0.8 -0.7

Commodities less food and beverages

23.244 147.715 151.937 149.295 1.1 -1.7 -0.3 0.8 -0.7

Services

62.582 310.555 318.699 319.034 2.7 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2

Services less rent of shelter(1)

30.047 330.682 337.770 337.836 2.2 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.1

Services less medical care services

55.697 295.501 303.469 303.695 2.8 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2

Durables

9.846 103.714 103.726 103.913 0.2 0.2 -0.8 0.4 0.6

Nondurables

27.572 221.698 228.816 225.342 1.6 -1.5 -0.1 0.4 -0.8

Nondurables less food

14.363 196.834 206.470 200.436 1.8 -2.9 -0.2 0.8 -1.7

Nondurables less food and beverages

13.398 193.703 203.673 197.258 1.8 -3.1 -0.3 0.9 -1.9

Nondurables less food, beverages, and apparel

10.249 240.539 254.582 246.629 2.5 -3.1 -0.1 1.2 -1.7

Nondurables less food and apparel

11.214 239.964 253.050 245.875 2.5 -2.8 -0.1 1.1 -1.6

Housing

41.752 253.177 260.268 260.473 2.9 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3

Education and communication(2)

6.592 136.717 137.776 136.981 0.2 -0.6 0.1 -0.1 -0.5

Education(2)

3.032 256.721 262.947 263.119 2.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

Communication(2)

3.560 74.295 73.862 73.031 -1.7 -1.1 0.2 -0.4 -1.1

Information and information processing(2)

3.452 70.440 69.964 69.153 -1.8 -1.2 0.2 -0.4 -1.2

Information technology, hardware and services(3)

1.195 7.533 7.459 7.434 -1.3 -0.3 0.3 -0.8 -0.4

Recreation(2)

5.617 118.420 118.850 119.147 0.6 0.2 0.3 -0.1 0.4

Video and audio(2)

1.808 104.390 103.959 103.995 -0.4 0.0 0.6 -0.1 0.1

Pets, pet products and services(2)

1.012 169.828 173.449 173.488 2.2 0.0 0.4 0.2 0.1

Photography(2)

0.073 76.676 74.605 75.273 -1.8 0.9 0.2 0.7 1.4

Food and beverages

14.175 250.694 254.203 254.262 1.4 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.2

Domestically produced farm food

6.037 246.651 247.519 247.172 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3 0.4

Other services

11.527 349.179 355.315 355.096 1.7 -0.1 0.3 0.1 0.0

Apparel less footwear

2.475 118.448 122.582 118.031 -0.4 -3.7 1.6 0.2 -1.2

Fuels and utilities

4.623 236.410 240.641 239.691 1.4 -0.4 -0.6 1.3 0.5

Household energy

3.544 196.686 199.381 197.632 0.5 -0.9 -0.8 1.7 0.3

Medical care

8.587 477.198 485.269 486.886 2.0 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.4

Transportation

16.951 204.014 213.482 209.924 2.9 -1.7 -0.3 1.1 -0.8

Private transportation

15.802 199.421 209.429 205.769 3.2 -1.7 -0.4 1.2 -0.8

New and used motor vehicles(2)

6.909 97.553 98.425 98.900 1.4 0.5 -1.1 0.7 0.8

Utilities and public transportation

9.322 215.239 216.596 215.390 0.1 -0.6 -0.1 0.5 -0.3

Household furnishings and operations

4.221 119.733 122.038 121.778 1.7 -0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1

Other goods and services

3.178 436.352 444.334 445.480 2.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.3

Personal care

2.523 227.997 231.401 232.024 1.8 0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.3

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a December 1997=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a December 1988=100 base.

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