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Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card

Monthly and Bimonthly Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019

All items

258.678 2.3 259.694 2.6     259.121 1.8 273.080 2.4 248.412 1.9

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

774.886   750.243       775.010   430.018   402.958  

Food and beverages

261.487 1.7 241.721 2.8     265.763 1.2 267.618 2.0 257.795 1.4

Food

261.876 1.8 242.456 2.8     265.351 1.2 268.208 2.1 259.024 1.4

Food at home

244.054 0.8 244.607 2.4 250.351 1.5 234.132 -1.0 253.418 1.1 241.229 0.6

Cereals and bakery products

276.641 0.2 307.863 1.1     288.334 -1.9 299.794 0.9 281.414 0.4

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

253.396 1.9 273.584 5.8     232.050 2.6 254.913 1.9 247.291 1.9

Dairy and related products

224.443 3.6 207.872 6.5     234.638 0.7 236.802 4.6 223.818 1.9

Fruits and vegetables

299.817 -1.6 270.196 -3.2     277.825 -3.8 313.377 -1.2 283.229 -2.9

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

173.194 0.4 165.201 4.0     172.116 -5.2 178.921 1.2 170.485 0.3

Other food at home

213.215 1.0 223.455 2.2     211.114 0.2 226.117 0.7 213.100 1.5

Food away from home

289.781 3.0 233.956 3.5     311.010 3.7 293.687 3.3 288.107 2.3

Alcoholic beverages

254.831 0.9 228.575 2.8     268.804 1.1 259.053 1.6 240.292 1.6

Housing

270.281 2.7 270.445 2.3     262.891 0.9 291.976 2.0 247.815 2.6

Shelter

324.254 3.3 339.116 3.1 338.262 2.4 310.636 1.1 364.396 2.8 287.476 3.0

Rent of primary residence

338.616 3.8 315.622 3.0 373.658 3.3 367.044 1.5 367.584 3.0 301.558 3.6

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

332.177 3.3 346.809 2.8 345.850 2.3 326.985 2.2 376.663 2.6 289.347 3.1

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

332.220 3.3 346.809 2.8 345.850 2.3 326.985 2.2 376.352 2.6 289.360 3.1

Fuels and utilities

242.951 0.6 210.237 -1.0     232.431 -0.1 228.767 -1.4 237.961 0.2

Household energy

199.117 -0.2 169.575 -3.5 182.604 -1.2 203.091 -0.9 201.073 -2.3 189.566 -0.6

Energy services

202.712 0.0 179.912 -2.4 186.710 -1.4 217.325 -0.9 200.046 -1.6 189.692 -0.6

Electricity

212.180 0.6 180.168 -0.9 211.953 1.1 203.372 -1.8 205.296 -0.4 188.118 -0.4

Utility (piped) gas service

171.469 -2.0 167.409 -5.2 130.396 -7.9 194.755 6.6 175.007 -4.3 184.500 -2.1

Household furnishings and operations

124.636 0.7 114.859 -0.3     121.349 0.9 120.218 -1.0 125.751 1.7

Apparel

124.438 -0.9 112.123 7.8     134.724 2.5 130.779 0.7 132.851 -2.3

Transportation

207.772 1.7 210.335 1.5     202.302 2.9 205.178 1.7 206.599 1.4

Private transportation

203.291 1.7 208.996 1.2     198.849 1.7 196.774 1.4 205.275 1.3

New and used motor vehicles(5)

99.028 -0.5 97.894 -0.9     96.955 -1.5 95.935 -0.8 101.455 -0.5

New vehicles(3)

147.803 0.4 177.997 -1.1     196.453 -1.9 145.294 -0.2 154.110 0.2

Used cars and trucks(3)

137.452 -1.3 255.120 -0.6     238.809 -0.6 143.849 -0.9 138.769 -1.5

Motor fuel

219.677 5.5 231.383 3.0 227.031 4.6 206.690 4.4 216.622 4.6 200.417 4.0

Gasoline

218.373 5.6 228.129 3.3 224.309 4.7 202.110 4.7 215.507 4.7 199.037 4.1

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

576.450 0.3 741.786 2.0     908.685 9.1 635.676 1.9 965.423 0.8

Medical care

513.923 4.6 554.549 2.9     457.298 3.6 544.627 6.0 482.705 3.0

Recreation(5)

122.067 1.5 126.383 5.2     129.114 2.1 127.218 1.8 122.065 0.8

Education and communication(5)

139.256 1.5 133.173 1.4     152.048 3.2 147.120 3.3 133.869 1.2

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

773.944 2.4 1,055.951 1.7     1,247.158 4.3 1,300.223 3.8 1,358.635 2.6

Other goods and services

460.144 2.7 556.761 2.3     430.662 2.6 509.062 3.2 437.594 1.7

Energy

208.354 2.8 191.830 -0.6 205.894 1.7 209.568 1.9 207.448 0.6 190.334 1.8

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1982=100.
(5) December 1997=100.

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019
Feb
2020
Percent change from
Feb
2019

All items

251.935 2.3 260.059 2.7     257.613 1.9 268.726 2.3 243.593 1.9

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

750.436   755.386       767.953   419.735   394.526  

Food and beverages

260.285 1.7 247.574 3.1     263.667 2.0 266.182 2.0 256.551 1.4

Food

260.264 1.7 247.498 3.1     263.951 2.0 266.491 2.0 257.198 1.3

Food at home

243.305 0.9 249.386 2.8 248.935 1.3 238.727 0.4 252.329 1.1 239.944 0.6

Cereals and bakery products

277.898 0.3 310.819 1.0     281.275 -0.9 299.692 0.8 280.745 0.5

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

253.471 1.8 275.971 5.1     244.498 5.1 255.204 2.0 246.087 1.7

Dairy and related products

222.794 3.7 207.037 6.1     221.156 0.9 235.249 4.7 221.518 2.1

Fruits and vegetables

297.789 -1.4 272.309 -0.6     295.872 -1.9 313.568 -0.9 284.043 -2.7

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

173.094 0.3 172.044 4.4     173.235 -4.5 179.766 0.7 169.087 0.2

Other food at home

212.113 1.0 224.561 2.0     201.680 0.1 225.127 0.9 211.623 1.5

Food away from home

289.821 2.9 236.452 3.6     306.619 4.1 294.606 3.1 286.912 2.3

Alcoholic beverages

259.617 1.2 238.252 2.3     264.451 1.7 259.303 1.9 247.862 1.7

Housing

266.227 2.8 271.586 2.1     271.639 1.3 289.740 1.9 247.990 2.6

Shelter

317.026 3.4 345.304 3.0 339.913 2.6 324.457 1.5 360.242 2.7 288.468 3.2

Rent of primary residence

335.134 3.8 315.622 3.0 373.658 3.3 367.045 1.5 362.743 3.0 299.815 3.6

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

299.879 3.3 308.424 2.8 315.207 2.3 296.607 2.2 331.419 2.6 269.057 3.2

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

299.910 3.3 308.424 2.8 315.207 2.3 296.607 2.2 331.460 2.6 269.035 3.2

Fuels and utilities

240.876 0.5 208.227 -1.2     222.816 0.0 229.654 -1.4 237.957 0.2

Household energy

197.160 -0.3 169.382 -3.1 187.097 -1.4 193.564 -0.6 202.035 -2.2 188.021 -0.7

Energy services

201.297 -0.1 181.936 -2.3 191.193 -1.4 214.679 -0.7 200.925 -1.8 189.216 -0.6

Electricity

209.026 0.4 180.167 -0.9 211.953 1.1 203.371 -1.8 205.580 -0.6 185.700 -0.5

Utility (piped) gas service

171.280 -2.0 167.406 -5.2 130.397 -7.9 194.755 6.6 176.290 -4.3 187.718 -1.9

Household furnishings and operations

118.862 0.7 107.655 -1.4     108.302 0.6 113.089 -0.4 117.852 1.4

Apparel

123.970 -1.5 121.312 14.8     132.219 -0.9 130.703 1.5 131.340 -2.9

Transportation

206.648 1.8 220.634 1.1     203.203 2.7 207.263 1.8 203.588 1.4

Private transportation

203.056 1.8 218.720 0.9     201.273 1.9 200.089 1.7 202.015 1.3

New and used motor vehicles(5)

97.512 -0.6 101.311 -0.7     94.453 -1.8 97.222 -0.6 99.129 -0.6

New vehicles(3)

149.131 0.4 185.219 -1.1     191.606 -1.9 145.524 0.0 153.763 0.3

Used cars and trucks(3)

138.371 -1.3 255.108 -0.6     238.822 -0.6 143.877 -0.8 139.825 -1.5

Motor fuel

220.156 5.6 231.412 3.1 227.056 4.7 206.558 4.6 216.150 4.6 199.644 4.1

Gasoline

218.983 5.7 228.128 3.3 224.310 4.7 202.120 4.7 215.184 4.7 198.383 4.2

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

581.574 0.1 741.793 2.0     908.697 9.1 630.690 1.8 982.489 0.8

Medical care

520.943 5.1 542.633 3.4     461.488 4.2 546.395 6.4 493.589 3.5

Recreation(5)

116.757 1.3 121.596 4.9     114.206 -0.4 127.637 1.6 117.022 0.9

Education and communication(5)

126.879 1.3 123.110 1.8     137.084 2.3 133.065 3.2 119.302 0.6

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

744.799 2.5 1,028.875 2.1     1,205.862 4.0 1,292.961 4.1 1,254.386 2.3

Other goods and services

504.209 3.1 612.967 1.4     530.305 3.0 586.241 2.7 474.380 2.0

Energy

207.313 3.1 189.997 -0.4 211.714 2.0 199.039 2.1 207.037 0.9 188.934 2.0

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1984=100.
(5) December 1997=100.

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Feb 2020 from --
Jan
2020
Feb
2020
Feb
2019
Dec
2019
Jan
2020

U.S. city average

257.971 258.678 2.3 0.7 0.3

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

244.361 244.407 2.0 1.0 0.0

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

277.755 278.657 3.4 1.1 0.3

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

282.020 282.577 2.4 1.0 0.2

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

285.181        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

238.935        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

270.952        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

252.447        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

107.143        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

302.564        

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(2)

231.258        

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

266.433        

Urban Hawaii

283.683        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  247.042 2.9 0.8  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  259.121 1.8 0.5  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  238.634 2.6 0.5  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  230.147 1.5 0.6  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  272.044 1.4 0.4  

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

  259.694 2.6 1.0  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  145.746 4.4 0.6  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  299.690 2.9 0.9  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  282.115 2.5 1.0  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  233.374 2.1 0.8  

Urban Alaska

  226.510 -0.3 0.0  

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Feb 2020 from --
Jan
2020
Feb
2020
Feb
2019
Dec
2019
Jan
2020

U.S. city average

251.361 251.935 2.3 0.6 0.2

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

235.518 235.557 2.1 0.9 0.0

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

268.127 268.938 3.5 1.0 0.3

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

276.077 276.412 2.3 0.9 0.1

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

284.382        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

244.510        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

260.936        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

244.990        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

107.580        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

284.272        

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(2)

228.106        

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

262.064        

Urban Hawaii

280.946        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  243.207 2.7 0.8  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  257.613 1.9 0.4  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  233.377 3.0 0.4  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  224.841 1.4 0.7  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  267.329 1.3 0.3  

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

  260.059 2.7 0.8  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  144.346 4.8 0.7  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  292.010 2.5 0.9  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  278.081 2.6 1.1  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  231.384 2.3 0.8  

Urban Alaska

  224.731 0.3 0.2  

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.