Consumer Price Index

CPI Additional Publications

The Economics Daily

The Economics Daily article image Consumer Price Index increased 1.7 percent for year ending September 2019

From September 2018 to September 2019, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) rose 1.7 percent, the same increase as for the 12 months ending in August 2019. read more »

Monthly Labor Review

Monthly Labor Review article image Reduced sample rotation frequency in hospitals and household utilities

This article describes the Consumer Price Index program’s research and decision to lengthen sample rotation cycles for hospitals and utility companies. read more »

Beyond the Numbers

Beyond the Numbers article image Improving the CPI physicians’ services index

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Consumer Price Index (CPI) for physicians services measures the change in prices for healthcare services provided by physicians in private practice. read more »