Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, by expenditure category

Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, by expenditure category, June 2018 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Expenditure category Relative
importance
May
2018
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Jun.
2017
May
2018
Jun.
2018
Jun.
2017-
Jun.
2018
May
2018-
Jun.
2018
Mar.
2018-
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2018-
May
2018
May
2018-
Jun.
2018

All items

100.000 244.955 251.588 251.989 2.9 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1

Food

13.212 249.653 253.098 253.231 1.4 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.2

Food at home

7.255 238.300 239.287 239.158 0.4 -0.1 0.3 -0.2 0.2

Cereals and bakery products

0.952 272.429 271.910 273.682 0.5 0.7 -0.2 0.0 0.6

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

1.609 245.756 249.449 248.609 1.2 -0.3 0.7 -0.7 -0.6

Dairy and related products

0.725 215.192 215.659 216.126 0.4 0.2 0.4 -0.1 0.7

Fruits and vegetables

1.279 294.788 297.211 295.523 0.2 -0.6 1.0 -0.3 0.5

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

0.857 167.242 166.401 166.431 -0.5 0.0 -0.6 0.4 0.3

Other food at home

1.833 210.119 210.159 210.259 0.1 0.0 0.0 -0.2 0.1

Food away from home(1)

5.957 268.225 275.307 275.808 2.8 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Energy

8.082 204.646 226.810 229.137 12.0 1.0 1.4 0.9 -0.3

Energy commodities

4.690 209.905 260.020 260.848 24.3 0.3 3.0 1.6 0.6

Fuel oil

0.116 224.542 292.165 293.685 30.8 0.5 2.7 -0.7 2.9

Motor fuel

4.500 206.760 256.175 257.041 24.3 0.3 3.0 1.7 0.6

Gasoline (all types)

4.408 205.881 255.096 255.885 24.3 0.3 3.0 1.7 0.5

Energy services(2)

3.392 208.852 203.553 207.631 -0.6 2.0 -0.5 -0.1 -1.5

Electricity(2)

2.628 218.865 212.646 218.591 -0.1 2.8 -0.6 0.1 -1.4

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

0.764 175.807 173.420 172.167 -2.1 -0.7 -0.4 -0.6 -1.7

All items less food and energy

78.706 252.014 257.469 257.697 2.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

Commodities less food and energy commodities

19.735 144.577 144.745 144.237 -0.2 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1 0.0

Apparel

3.147 124.630 128.362 125.382 0.6 -2.3 0.3 0.0 -0.9

New vehicles

3.724 147.262 146.349 146.562 -0.5 0.1 -0.5 0.3 0.4

Used cars and trucks

2.395 140.015 138.506 139.090 -0.7 0.4 -1.6 -0.9 0.7

Medical care commodities

1.730 376.182 383.734 385.121 2.4 0.4 -0.2 1.3 0.2

Alcoholic beverages

0.960 244.597 248.126 248.844 1.7 0.3 0.3 -0.2 0.5

Tobacco and smoking products

0.646 1,028.777 1,059.665 1,060.067 3.0 0.0 1.3 0.4 -0.4

Services less energy services

58.971 318.345 327.298 328.068 3.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Shelter

32.707 297.446 306.913 307.521 3.4 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1

Rent of primary residence(2)

7.753 307.314 317.490 318.318 3.6 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(2)(3)

23.541 304.218 313.656 314.472 3.4 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Medical care services

6.894 505.813 517.220 518.307 2.5 0.2 0.2 -0.1 0.5

Physicians' services(2)

1.736 377.747 381.309 380.991 0.9 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0

Hospital services(2)(4)

2.314 318.313 331.651 333.408 4.7 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.8

Transportation services

5.979 312.012 322.966 323.646 3.7 0.2 -0.4 0.0 0.2

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair(1)

1.107 279.294 284.851 285.753 2.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Motor vehicle insurance

2.376 525.397 564.445 565.284 7.6 0.1 -0.2 0.4 0.3

Airline fares

0.745 296.384 280.804 278.937 -5.9 -0.7 -2.7 -1.9 -0.9

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series were calculated using a geometric means estimator.
(3) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(4) Indexes on a December 1996=100 base.

NOTE: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.

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Last Modified Date: July 12, 2018