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Gasoline prices decrease 8.6 percent for the year ended January 2021

February 17, 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 1.4 percent over the year ending in January 2021. Over that period, prices for all items less food and energy rose 1.4 percent, food prices rose 3.8 percent, and energy prices declined 3.6 percent.

 12-month percent change in Consumer Price Index for all items, U.S city average, January 2000 to January 2021
Month 12 month percent change

Jan 2000

2.7%

Feb 2000

3.2

Mar 2000

3.8

Apr 2000

3.1

May 2000

3.2

Jun 2000

3.7

Jul 2000

3.7

Aug 2000

3.4

Sep 2000

3.5

Oct 2000

3.4

Nov 2000

3.4

Dec 2000

3.4

Jan 2001

3.7

Feb 2001

3.5

Mar 2001

2.9

Apr 2001

3.3

May 2001

3.6

Jun 2001

3.2

Jul 2001

2.7

Aug 2001

2.7

Sep 2001

2.6

Oct 2001

2.1

Nov 2001

1.9

Dec 2001

1.6

Jan 2002

1.1

Feb 2002

1.1

Mar 2002

1.5

Apr 2002

1.6

May 2002

1.2

Jun 2002

1.1

Jul 2002

1.5

Aug 2002

1.8

Sep 2002

1.5

Oct 2002

2.0

Nov 2002

2.2

Dec 2002

2.4

Jan 2003

2.6

Feb 2003

3.0

Mar 2003

3.0

Apr 2003

2.2

May 2003

2.1

Jun 2003

2.1

Jul 2003

2.1

Aug 2003

2.2

Sep 2003

2.3

Oct 2003

2.0

Nov 2003

1.8

Dec 2003

1.9

Jan 2004

1.9

Feb 2004

1.7

Mar 2004

1.7

Apr 2004

2.3

May 2004

3.1

Jun 2004

3.3

Jul 2004

3.0

Aug 2004

2.7

Sep 2004

2.5

Oct 2004

3.2

Nov 2004

3.5

Dec 2004

3.3

Jan 2005

3.0

Feb 2005

3.0

Mar 2005

3.1

Apr 2005

3.5

May 2005

2.8

Jun 2005

2.5

Jul 2005

3.2

Aug 2005

3.6

Sep 2005

4.7

Oct 2005

4.3

Nov 2005

3.5

Dec 2005

3.4

Jan 2006

4.0

Feb 2006

3.6

Mar 2006

3.4

Apr 2006

3.5

May 2006

4.2

Jun 2006

4.3

Jul 2006

4.1

Aug 2006

3.8

Sep 2006

2.1

Oct 2006

1.3

Nov 2006

2.0

Dec 2006

2.5

Jan 2007

2.1

Feb 2007

2.4

Mar 2007

2.8

Apr 2007

2.6

May 2007

2.7

Jun 2007

2.7

Jul 2007

2.4

Aug 2007

2.0

Sep 2007

2.8

Oct 2007

3.5

Nov 2007

4.3

Dec 2007

4.1

Jan 2008

4.3

Feb 2008

4.0

Mar 2008

4.0

Apr 2008

3.9

May 2008

4.2

Jun 2008

5.0

Jul 2008

5.6

Aug 2008

5.4

Sep 2008

4.9

Oct 2008

3.7

Nov 2008

1.1

Dec 2008

0.1

Jan 2009

0.0

Feb 2009

0.2

Mar 2009

-0.4

Apr 2009

-0.7

May 2009

-1.3

Jun 2009

-1.4

Jul 2009

-2.1

Aug 2009

-1.5

Sep 2009

-1.3

Oct 2009

-0.2

Nov 2009

1.8

Dec 2009

2.7

Jan 2010

2.6

Feb 2010

2.1

Mar 2010

2.3

Apr 2010

2.2

May 2010

2.0

Jun 2010

1.1

Jul 2010

1.2

Aug 2010

1.1

Sep 2010

1.1

Oct 2010

1.2

Nov 2010

1.1

Dec 2010

1.5

Jan 2011

1.6

Feb 2011

2.1

Mar 2011

2.7

Apr 2011

3.2

May 2011

3.6

Jun 2011

3.6

Jul 2011

3.6

Aug 2011

3.8

Sep 2011

3.9

Oct 2011

3.5

Nov 2011

3.4

Dec 2011

3.0

Jan 2012

2.9

Feb 2012

2.9

Mar 2012

2.7

Apr 2012

2.3

May 2012

1.7

Jun 2012

1.7

Jul 2012

1.4

Aug 2012

1.7

Sep 2012

2.0

Oct 2012

2.2

Nov 2012

1.8

Dec 2012

1.7

Jan 2013

1.6

Feb 2013

2.0

Mar 2013

1.5

Apr 2013

1.1

May 2013

1.4

Jun 2013

1.8

Jul 2013

2.0

Aug 2013

1.5

Sep 2013

1.2

Oct 2013

1.0

Nov 2013

1.2

Dec 2013

1.5

Jan 2014

1.6

Feb 2014

1.1

Mar 2014

1.5

Apr 2014

2.0

May 2014

2.1

Jun 2014

2.1

Jul 2014

2.0

Aug 2014

1.7

Sep 2014

1.7

Oct 2014

1.7

Nov 2014

1.3

Dec 2014

0.8

Jan 2015

-0.1

Feb 2015

0.0

Mar 2015

-0.1

Apr 2015

-0.2

May 2015

0.0

Jun 2015

0.1

Jul 2015

0.2

Aug 2015

0.2

Sep 2015

0.0

Oct 2015

0.2

Nov 2015

0.5

Dec 2015

0.7

Jan 2016

1.4

Feb 2016

1.0

Mar 2016

0.9

Apr 2016

1.1

May 2016

1.0

Jun 2016

1.0

Jul 2016

0.8

Aug 2016

1.1

Sep 2016

1.5

Oct 2016

1.6

Nov 2016

1.7

Dec 2016

2.1

Jan 2017

2.5

Feb 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

2.4

Apr 2017

2.2

May 2017

1.9

Jun 2017

1.6

Jul 2017

1.7

Aug 2017

1.9

Sep 2017

2.2

Oct 2017

2.0

Nov 2017

2.2

Dec 2017

2.1

Jan 2018

2.1

Feb 2018

2.2

Mar 2018

2.4

Apr 2018

2.5

May 2018

2.8

Jun 2018

2.9

Jul 2018

2.9

Aug 2018

2.7

Sep 2018

2.3

Oct 2018

2.5

Nov 2018

2.2

Dec 2018

1.9

Jan 2019

1.6

Feb 2019

1.5

Mar 2019

1.9

Apr 2019

2.0

May 2019

1.8

Jun 2019

1.6

Jul 2019

1.8

Aug 2019

1.7

Sep 2019

1.7

Oct 2019

1.8

Nov 2019

2.1

Dec 2019

2.3

Jan 2020

2.5

Feb 2020

2.3

Mar 2020

1.5

Apr 2020

0.3

May 2020

0.1

Jun 2020

0.6

Jul 2020

1.0

Aug 2020

1.3

Sep 2020

1.4

Oct 2020

1.2

Nov 2020

1.2

Dec 2020

1.4

Jan 2021

1.4

From January 2020 to January 2021, gasoline prices fell 8.6 percent, following a 15.2-percent decrease for the year ended December 2020. Gasoline prices have decreased over the year for every month since March 2020.

 12-month percent change in Consumer Price Index for gasoline, all types, by area, January 2000 to January 2021
Month U.S city average Northeast Midwest South West

Jan 2000

32.4% 33.9% 36.7% 35.4% 22.4%

Feb 2000

41.2 40.5 50.5 44.1 28.0

Mar 2000

52.6 53.6 53.7 58.2 42.8

Apr 2000

27.4 36.1 24.7 36.4 12.9

May 2000

26.6 29.1 29.9 32.7 12.8

Jun 2000

40.3 39.6 59.8 40.7 19.6

Jul 2000

32.9 39.8 31.4 38.6 21.2

Aug 2000

19.1 26.9 12.6 24.8 11.9

Sep 2000

22.4 22.8 22.0 22.6 22.2

Oct 2000

20.9 18.4 20.8 18.8 26.5

Nov 2000

21.6 19.9 21.8 19.1 27.0

Dec 2000

13.9 14.9 11.2 11.8 19.0

Jan 2001

12.4 11.3 13.7 10.4 15.1

Feb 2001

8.1 7.8 5.3 7.5 12.3

Mar 2001

-5.8 -4.6 -8.7 -6.5 -2.1

Apr 2001

3.8 -0.1 12.1 2.1 1.2

May 2001

14.4 13.3 22.0 9.7 14.3

Jun 2001

2.2 5.8 -7.7 1.3 14.0

Jul 2001

-7.8 -4.7 -13.7 -11.6 2.3

Aug 2001

-5.1 -7.0 4.1 -10.2 -5.2

Sep 2001

-2.7 -9.1 8.2 -5.5 -5.2

Oct 2001

-12.6 -13.4 -12.4 -13.4 -11.2

Nov 2001

-21.5 -20.8 -23.0 -22.7 -18.8

Dec 2001

-24.9 -26.3 -21.1 -26.0 -25.9

Jan 2002

-22.7 -23.8 -22.6 -22.4 -22.2

Feb 2002

-23.0 -23.0 -23.6 -24.4 -20.6

Mar 2002

-13.1 -15.8 -9.0 -13.9 -14.6

Apr 2002

-9.0 -8.4 -10.9 -7.8 -9.7

May 2002

-17.3 -16.2 -22.5 -13.8 -16.9

Jun 2002

-15.4 -17.4 -16.3 -13.1 -16.2

Jul 2002

-3.7 -10.6 6.5 -2.4 -9.6

Aug 2002

-0.2 -2.2 -1.5 1.5 0.3

Sep 2002

-7.3 -0.5 -15.5 -4.8 -6.2

Oct 2002

7.2 6.6 13.7 10.0 -2.4

Nov 2002

19.3 18.3 22.6 24.2 10.1

Dec 2002

24.8 29.0 18.1 28.4 23.7

Jan 2003

29.3 32.8 26.6 31.4 26.4

Feb 2003

43.1 41.8 46.4 44.4 40.2

Mar 2003

37.6 37.9 34.3 34.8 43.9

Apr 2003

15.8 17.0 8.1 11.9 27.2

May 2003

8.1 8.9 4.8 3.8 16.5

Jun 2003

8.4 8.0 10.4 5.2 10.7

Jul 2003

8.1 8.2 6.6 7.6 10.0

Aug 2003

14.5 9.8 16.5 13.5 17.1

Sep 2003

21.0 23.0 17.9 16.7 27.7

Oct 2003

9.8 15.8 5.3 4.0 17.8

Nov 2003

5.5 9.1 4.9 1.4 8.9

Dec 2003

6.8 6.7 8.7 4.7 8.0

Jan 2004

8.3 6.7 10.5 7.3 8.8

Feb 2004

2.0 3.3 0.5 1.1 3.5

Mar 2004

1.6 3.7 0.6 2.5 0.4

Apr 2004

11.0 9.2 17.9 11.6 6.1

May 2004

30.0 26.7 35.9 31.8 25.2

Jun 2004

33.4 37.4 27.1 36.0 33.2

Jul 2004

26.5 30.7 24.3 27.8 24.2

Aug 2004

16.5 22.8 14.1 18.6 11.8

Sep 2004

9.6 8.0 10.0 14.7 4.1

Oct 2004

26.6 19.2 28.4 31.0 24.9

Nov 2004

30.9 25.8 28.0 34.5 32.9

Dec 2004

26.1 24.2 24.9 27.9 26.1

Jan 2005

14.3 15.7 12.6 14.9 14.1

Feb 2005

14.7 14.7 14.9 16.9 11.7

Mar 2005

16.8 15.0 19.9 19.7 11.7

Apr 2005

24.2 23.9 23.7 27.5 21.0

May 2005

10.3 11.7 5.9 11.9 11.1

Jun 2005

6.9 4.4 10.1 8.3 4.2

Jul 2005

19.5 17.7 21.4 20.5 17.6

Aug 2005

31.3 27.4 32.7 33.8 29.5

Sep 2005

54.8 60.6 56.0 58.7 44.4

Oct 2005

37.0 36.3 33.1 45.9 29.3

Nov 2005

16.1 14.6 15.2 19.0 14.3

Dec 2005

16.1 13.5 21.8 18.3 10.0

Jan 2006

27.4 28.3 28.7 29.6 22.3

Feb 2006

20.6 22.3 18.5 21.2 20.2

Mar 2006

17.0 18.2 19.8 18.0 12.3

Apr 2006

21.5 25.4 24.0 24.5 12.6

May 2006

33.4 35.7 34.9 34.3 29.3

Jun 2006

34.0 35.2 33.3 34.1 33.3

Jul 2006

29.6 29.8 32.2 30.7 25.3

Aug 2006

19.6 22.5 20.0 19.5 17.4

Sep 2006

-11.9 -14.0 -15.1 -14.3 -3.7

Oct 2006

-18.3 -16.4 -17.8 -23.4 -12.8

Nov 2006

-4.2 -4.1 0.4 -6.4 -5.1

Dec 2006

6.4 6.6 4.3 4.6 10.7

Jan 2007

-2.7 -2.7 -8.0 -6.2 7.5

Feb 2007

-1.4 -4.4 1.2 -4.5 2.9

Mar 2007

7.2 8.2 3.0 4.5 14.2

Apr 2007

3.2 0.6 0.7 0.7 11.2

May 2007

6.0 1.2 12.3 5.1 5.2

Jun 2007

5.0 3.3 8.3 5.3 2.9

Jul 2007

-1.1 -2.2 -0.1 -0.7 -1.6

Aug 2007

-6.4 -7.0 -4.6 -6.2 -7.8

Sep 2007

8.7 4.1 20.5 10.7 -0.3

Oct 2007

23.4 21.4 26.8 26.3 18.2

Nov 2007

37.1 37.2 37.4 39.7 33.4

Dec 2007

29.6 31.1 28.9 30.7 27.6

Jan 2008

34.5 33.1 40.6 38.6 25.2

Feb 2008

32.7 35.7 31.3 38.8 24.1

Mar 2008

26.0 24.6 26.9 30.2 20.6

Apr 2008

20.7 21.5 23.1 22.3 15.7

May 2008

20.8 25.4 18.0 24.3 15.5

Jun 2008

32.8 33.7 28.8 33.6 34.9

Jul 2008

37.9 38.0 33.6 37.6 42.3

Aug 2008

35.6 34.8 31.8 35.3 40.4

Sep 2008

31.7 31.3 26.9 35.3 31.9

Oct 2008

12.0 13.2 8.4 13.0 12.8

Nov 2008

-29.4 -24.6 -34.1 -30.8 -26.6

Dec 2008

-43.1 -40.9 -43.9 -43.3 -43.7

Jan 2009

-40.4 -42.4 -37.9 -42.1 -38.8

Feb 2009

-35.6 -36.2 -36.6 -37.4 -31.6

Mar 2009

-39.3 -38.2 -38.9 -40.5 -38.7

Apr 2009

-39.5 -38.5 -40.4 -40.4 -38.1

May 2009

-39.4 -39.4 -39.0 -40.8 -37.8

Jun 2009

-34.6 -34.9 -32.0 -35.7 -35.1

Jul 2009

-37.3 -36.1 -38.1 -38.2 -36.1

Aug 2009

-30.0 -29.2 -30.5 -31.2 -28.4

Sep 2009

-29.7 -26.2 -33.6 -34.2 -21.9

Oct 2009

-17.9 -17.8 -16.8 -20.6 -15.1

Nov 2009

23.6 18.1 31.1 24.6 20.4

Dec 2009

53.5 47.1 55.6 53.2 57.0

Jan 2010

51.3 54.7 45.5 53.7 50.7

Feb 2010

36.8 39.0 35.9 38.6 33.6

Mar 2010

41.4 40.9 40.4 43.1 40.3

Apr 2010

38.3 38.0 40.6 38.7 35.9

May 2010

27.0 28.2 24.4 27.9 27.1

Jun 2010

3.9 4.8 0.2 4.2 5.9

Jul 2010

7.4 4.8 9.8 6.7 8.4

Aug 2010

4.4 2.0 4.9 4.3 6.1

Sep 2010

5.1 0.3 11.7 7.5 0.6

Oct 2010

9.5 9.5 12.1 11.0 5.7

Nov 2010

7.3 8.3 7.9 6.5 7.3

Dec 2010

13.8 14.8 15.7 13.9 11.4

Jan 2011

13.4 14.5 14.1 13.8 11.2

Feb 2011

19.2 18.5 22.2 18.6 18.0

Mar 2011

27.5 27.1 27.7 28.0 26.7

Apr 2011

33.1 33.0 34.2 34.0 31.0

May 2011

36.9 36.8 41.4 37.4 32.3

Jun 2011

35.6 37.7 40.0 36.3 29.2

Jul 2011

33.6 36.8 36.3 37.1 23.9

Aug 2011

32.4 36.1 35.2 36.4 21.7

Sep 2011

33.3 37.6 32.2 34.3 29.7

Oct 2011

23.5 25.1 20.1 23.8 25.1

Nov 2011

19.7 18.3 17.9 20.7 20.9

Dec 2011

9.9 9.4 9.1 9.9 11.2

Jan 2012

9.7 9.5 8.8 10.4 9.8

Feb 2012

12.6 13.3 9.4 15.1 11.3

Mar 2012

9.0 8.0 10.4 8.0 9.9

Apr 2012

3.2 4.2 1.7 3.5 3.4

May 2012

-4.0 -4.3 -7.0 -6.2 2.7

Jun 2012

-4.3 -5.9 -5.2 -7.5 2.5

Jul 2012

-5.5 -5.1 -5.8 -8.1 -1.4

Aug 2012

1.8 0.6 3.8 -0.3 4.3

Sep 2012

6.8 6.9 7.6 7.0 5.5

Oct 2012

9.1 10.5 9.3 7.1 11.0

Nov 2012

1.9 7.3 1.3 -0.1 1.5

Dec 2012

1.7 6.0 1.4 1.0 -0.1

Jan 2013

-1.5 2.2 -4.3 -0.8 -2.9

Feb 2013

3.3 3.4 6.7 1.9 2.7

Mar 2013

-3.1 -1.5 -3.6 -2.6 -4.6

Apr 2013

-8.3 -8.7 -6.8 -9.7 -7.1

May 2013

-4.1 -6.5 1.8 -4.5 -6.8

Jun 2013

2.8 0.6 7.3 4.0 -1.2

Jul 2013

5.2 3.8 3.2 6.4 6.2

Aug 2013

-2.4 -0.8 -5.3 -2.3 -1.0

Sep 2013

-7.5 -6.5 -8.4 -8.6 -5.6

Oct 2013

-10.1 -11.0 -8.7 -8.2 -13.3

Nov 2013

-5.8 -8.5 -5.7 -3.0 -8.1

Dec 2013

-1.0 -1.6 -3.5 1.3 -1.8

Jan 2014

0.1 -0.6 2.0 -1.0 0.6

Feb 2014

-8.1 -6.1 -8.9 -8.4 -8.2

Mar 2014

-4.7 -3.5 -2.6 -6.2 -5.0

Apr 2014

2.4 2.1 1.7 3.6 1.8

May 2014

2.3 5.3 -3.7 4.7 2.2

Jun 2014

2.0 4.5 -2.0 3.7 1.3

Jul 2014

0.8 1.8 -0.4 0.9 1.1

Aug 2014

-2.8 -3.4 -4.3 -3.4 -0.1

Sep 2014

-3.6 -4.7 -4.2 -3.4 -2.5

Oct 2014

-5.0 -4.3 -5.1 -5.4 -4.8

Nov 2014

-10.5 -10.3 -8.8 -11.9 -10.0

Dec 2014

-21.0 -19.7 -20.9 -22.8 -19.3

Jan 2015

-35.4 -32.9 -38.9 -36.4 -32.7

Feb 2015

-32.8 -34.4 -33.1 -33.6 -29.8

Mar 2015

-29.2 -31.3 -32.8 -31.4 -21.2

Apr 2015

-31.7 -32.0 -33.6 -34.0 -26.1

May 2015

-25.0 -26.9 -27.8 -28.3 -16.1

Jun 2015

-23.3 -25.0 -25.5 -24.9 -17.7

Jul 2015

-22.3 -25.2 -23.0 -25.8 -14.2

Aug 2015

-23.3 -26.9 -21.8 -27.8 -15.4

Sep 2015

-29.6 -31.5 -29.8 -33.5 -22.1

Oct 2015

-27.8 -31.7 -23.3 -31.5 -23.1

Nov 2015

-24.1 -26.3 -23.8 -26.8 -18.5

Dec 2015

-19.7 -22.6 -22.3 -22.3 -11.1

Jan 2016

-7.3 -13.3 -7.8 -12.2 5.0

Feb 2016

-20.7 -18.3 -26.9 -23.4 -13.2

Mar 2016

-20.9 -21.8 -18.7 -20.3 -22.9

Apr 2016

-13.8 -12.2 -12.9 -14.9 -14.1

May 2016

-16.9 -14.4 -13.2 -15.7 -22.6

Jun 2016

-15.4 -14.7 -11.2 -15.8 -18.6

Jul 2016

-19.9 -17.8 -19.1 -19.2 -22.8

Aug 2016

-17.8 -15.7 -17.4 -14.9 -23.3

Sep 2016

-6.5 -5.9 -6.8 -2.5 -11.7

Oct 2016

-0.9 1.2 -7.6 3.2 -2.1

Nov 2016

1.0 4.3 -4.9 2.8 0.9

Dec 2016

9.1 10.1 15.1 12.0 0.4

Jan 2017

20.3 23.4 28.4 25.6 6.0

Feb 2017

30.7 30.1 38.5 32.5 23.1

Mar 2017

19.9 24.2 17.6 18.9 20.2

Apr 2017

14.3 15.0 14.5 15.7 11.9

May 2017

5.8 7.5 2.4 4.9 8.6

Jun 2017

-0.4 3.0 -7.3 -1.4 4.7

Jul 2017

3.0 5.7 2.4 2.3 2.6

Aug 2017

10.4 14.0 7.3 10.2 10.7

Sep 2017

19.3 25.8 12.5 23.7 14.3

Oct 2017

10.8 16.3 9.0 10.2 9.2

Nov 2017

16.5 14.9 25.0 14.1 14.3

Dec 2017

10.7 10.6 10.1 7.7 15.4

Jan 2018

8.5 7.6 8.9 6.5 11.4

Feb 2018

12.6 12.4 11.9 12.5 13.2

Mar 2018

11.1 12.1 10.1 11.1 11.2

Apr 2018

13.4 13.3 10.6 12.3 17.3

May 2018

21.8 20.3 23.2 21.3 22.3

Jun 2018

24.3 23.6 25.2 24.1 24.3

Jul 2018

25.4 23.9 25.4 25.8 25.9

Aug 2018

20.3 19.7 19.4 20.0 21.6

Sep 2018

9.1 6.5 13.6 3.5 15.6

Oct 2018

16.1 12.2 14.8 14.2 22.6

Nov 2018

5.0 4.7 -4.6 3.6 15.5

Dec 2018

-2.1 -0.6 -10.2 -6.7 10.4

Jan 2019

-10.1 -8.8 -19.1 -13.8 2.3

Feb 2019

-9.1 -9.9 -9.5 -12.2 -3.3

Mar 2019

-0.7 -2.1 0.7 -0.4 -1.3

Apr 2019

3.1 0.4 4.5 1.8 5.8

May 2019

-0.2 -1.4 -1.6 -3.5 6.7

Jun 2019

-5.4 -6.3 -5.3 -9.4 1.0

Jul 2019

-3.3 -4.2 -2.5 -4.9 -0.8

Aug 2019

-7.1 -6.9 -6.4 -10.4 -2.6

Sep 2019

-8.2 -10.0 -8.3 -11.4 -2.2

Oct 2019

-7.3 -9.9 -7.8 -12.4 2.1

Nov 2019

-1.2 -4.6 0.1 -4.5 4.6

Dec 2019

7.9 1.8 14.7 9.3 5.2

Jan 2020

12.8 9.1 20.5 14.6 7.7

Feb 2020

5.6 4.7 5.6 4.1 8.4

Mar 2020

-10.2 -7.8 -17.3 -13.9 -0.6

Apr 2020

-32.0 -24.4 -42.5 -34.3 -25.5

May 2020

-33.8 -29.4 -35.3 -35.7 -32.7

Jun 2020

-23.4 -22.3 -23.5 -23.7 -23.6

Jul 2020

-20.3 -20.6 -22.1 -21.5 -17.0

Aug 2020

-16.8 -18.4 -19.2 -17.4 -13.0

Sep 2020

-15.4 -14.6 -18.8 -15.0 -13.9

Oct 2020

-18.0 -15.0 -18.8 -16.6 -21.0

Nov 2020

-19.3 -16.3 -19.9 -18.6 -21.7

Dec 2020

-15.2 -12.8 -16.4 -14.9 -16.3

Jan 2021

-8.6 -7.5 -8.5 -8.3 -9.8

Gasoline prices decreased in all U.S. regions over the year ended January 2021. The largest percentage decrease occurred in the West as gasoline prices fell 9.8 percent. Gasoline prices fell in the Northeast (−7.5 percent), the Midwest (−8.5 percent), and the South (−8.3 percent) during the same period.  

These data are from the Consumer Price Index program and are not seasonally adjusted. For more information, see "Consumer Price Index — January 2021." We also have more charts on consumer prices.

SUGGESTED CITATION

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, The Economics Daily, Gasoline prices decrease 8.6 percent for the year ended January 2021 at https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2021/gasoline-prices-decrease-8-6-percent-for-the-year-ended-january-2021.htm (visited March 08, 2021).

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