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, July 2017 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Expenditure category Relative
importance
Jun.
2017
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Jul.
2016
Jun.
2017
Jul.
2017
Jul.
2016-
Jul.
2017
Jun.
2017-
Jul.
2017
Apr.
2017-
May
2017
May
2017-
Jun.
2017
Jun.
2017-
Jul.
2017

All items

100.000 240.628 244.955 244.786 1.7 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Food

13.628 247.554 249.653 250.214 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.2

Food at home

7.846 238.207 238.300 238.953 0.3 0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.2

Cereals and bakery products

1.057 273.418 272.429 271.950 -0.5 -0.2 0.3 -0.1 -0.4

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

1.744 246.875 245.756 247.761 0.4 0.8 0.3 0.6 0.7

Dairy and related products

0.796 214.605 215.192 216.434 0.9 0.6 0.3 -0.5 0.3

Fruits and vegetables

1.332 291.960 294.788 294.935 1.0 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 0.5

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

0.942 166.648 167.242 167.085 0.3 -0.1 1.1 -0.6 -0.3

Other food at home

1.974 210.486 210.119 210.624 0.1 0.2 -0.1 -0.3 0.0

Food away from home(1)

5.782 263.051 268.225 268.649 2.1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.2

Energy

7.345 195.940 204.646 202.554 3.4 -1.0 -2.7 -1.6 -0.1

Energy commodities

3.554 198.978 209.905 205.222 3.1 -2.2 -6.2 -2.7 0.0

Fuel oil(1)

0.096 212.482 224.542 220.152 3.6 -2.0 -2.8 -3.7 -2.0

Motor fuel

3.372 196.053 206.760 202.051 3.1 -2.3 -6.4 -2.8 0.0

Gasoline (all types)

3.322 195.243 205.881 201.173 3.0 -2.3 -6.4 -2.8 0.0

Energy services(2)

3.790 201.832 208.852 209.084 3.6 0.1 0.7 -0.5 -0.2

Electricity(2)

2.967 214.193 218.865 219.696 2.6 0.4 0.3 -0.6 0.4

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

0.823 162.129 175.807 174.301 7.5 -0.9 1.9 -0.2 -2.3

All items less food and energy

79.027 247.744 252.014 251.936 1.7 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1

Commodities less food and energy commodities

18.946 144.832 144.577 143.915 -0.6 -0.5 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Apparel

3.039 123.030 124.630 122.485 -0.4 -1.7 -0.8 -0.1 0.3

New vehicles

3.624 147.119 147.262 146.190 -0.6 -0.7 -0.2 -0.3 -0.5

Used cars and trucks

1.994 145.457 140.015 139.519 -4.1 -0.4 -0.2 -0.7 -0.5

Medical care commodities

1.848 366.784 376.182 380.302 3.7 1.1 0.4 0.7 1.0

Alcoholic beverages

0.943 242.032 244.597 244.706 1.1 0.0 -0.3 0.2 0.1

Tobacco and smoking products

0.685 962.630 1,028.777 1,030.729 7.1 0.2 0.1 -0.4 -0.1

Services less energy services

60.081 311.072 318.345 318.674 2.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Shelter

33.716 288.780 297.446 297.919 3.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1

Rent of primary residence(2)

7.880 296.862 307.314 308.173 3.8 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

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

24.529 295.554 304.218 305.037 3.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Medical care services

6.656 495.431 505.813 506.681 2.3 0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.3

Physicians' services(2)

1.656 380.083 377.747 377.989 -0.6 0.1 -0.2 -0.4 0.1

Hospital services(2)(4)

2.287 302.161 318.313 319.387 5.7 0.3 0.1 0.9 0.5

Transportation services

6.020 300.823 312.012 310.567 3.2 -0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair(1)

1.153 276.058 279.294 279.605 1.3 0.1 0.1 -0.4 0.1

Motor vehicle insurance

2.545 489.064 525.397 526.394 7.6 0.2 1.1 1.0 0.3

Airline fares

0.687 283.501 296.384 276.308 -2.5 -6.8 -2.7 -2.7 0.7

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: August 11, 2017