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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
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018

All items

257.346 1.8 257.966 1.9     257.616 1.0 270.348 1.5 247.423 1.3

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

770.895   745.248       770.507   425.715   401.354  

Food and beverages

259.284 2.0 239.360 1.9     263.097 1.0 265.226 1.8 256.171 2.0

Food

259.632 2.1 239.717 2.0     262.568 1.0 265.790 2.0 257.388 1.9

Food at home

242.340 1.0 241.510 1.5 246.053 1.6 232.677 -0.8 251.386 1.1 240.171 0.8

Cereals and bakery products

276.470 1.5 302.314 0.5     285.320 -2.7 294.753 2.1 282.606 1.7

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

250.592 1.1 269.248 1.7     229.877 0.4 252.590 0.9 245.609 1.2

Dairy and related products

220.738 1.8 208.657 5.3     238.557 2.8 230.748 0.9 223.121 1.9

Fruits and vegetables

301.318 0.9 276.035 1.6     281.552 2.9 318.688 1.7 284.349 -0.3

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

170.842 0.8 159.807 1.8     166.172 -6.8 177.088 1.5 168.471 0.6

Other food at home

211.492 0.6 216.665 0.2     208.403 -1.8 223.231 -0.1 211.199 0.5

Food away from home

286.791 3.3 231.582 2.6     306.359 3.1 290.713 3.1 285.649 3.3

Alcoholic beverages

253.207 1.0 231.661 0.0     267.661 1.2 256.910 0.2 238.832 2.2

Housing

267.794 2.9 269.076 2.7     260.818 0.0 288.158 1.5 246.044 3.0

Shelter

320.762 3.3 336.156 2.7 335.266 1.3 309.014 0.0 359.999 2.3 284.575 3.1

Rent of primary residence

334.680 3.7 312.856 2.9 369.559 2.4 363.532 0.9 364.141 2.9 298.053 3.4

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

328.762 3.3 344.573 3.2 342.696 1.6 323.649 1.3 372.237 2.1 286.876 3.3

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

328.805 3.3 344.573 3.2 342.696 1.6 323.649 1.3 371.941 2.1 286.885 3.3

Fuels and utilities

242.207 0.7 212.996 3.0     223.087 -3.0 222.250 -2.5 239.578 1.8

Household energy

199.089 -0.1 174.313 2.3 186.916 5.7 194.389 -3.8 194.836 -3.5 191.880 1.7

Energy services

202.556 0.4 183.773 3.9 191.491 5.8 208.408 -3.4 191.649 -2.3 192.120 1.8

Electricity

212.829 0.4 178.283 2.1 218.610 0.0 196.137 -4.6 196.035 -4.1 190.541 1.6

Utility (piped) gas service

169.138 0.2 180.596 6.9 130.739 29.0 180.178 9.2 169.593 1.4 186.591 3.4

Household furnishings and operations

124.256 1.8 115.167 1.6     120.778 2.8 119.838 -0.6 125.581 3.0

Apparel

126.154 -2.3 109.944 2.1     122.678 -15.0 132.042 -1.5 132.967 -3.5

Transportation

210.487 -1.4 211.840 -1.8     198.690 -2.7 204.991 -1.7 208.663 -2.7

Private transportation

206.070 -1.6 210.394 -2.1     196.909 -3.2 196.710 -2.2 207.334 -2.9

New and used motor vehicles(5)

98.684 0.3 99.214 1.9     94.856 -2.5 95.380 0.7 101.221 0.1

New vehicles(3)

145.726 0.1 179.138 0.4     190.927 -3.8 142.586 0.0 152.337 -0.1

Used cars and trucks(3)

138.407 1.4 255.555 1.9     239.217 1.9 144.517 1.8 139.689 1.3

Motor fuel

236.346 -7.4 240.552 -9.8 237.768 -9.4 216.612 -11.9 223.918 -9.8 212.504 -12.3

Gasoline

235.168 -7.3 237.105 -9.8 235.061 -9.5 211.722 -12.0 222.797 -9.9 211.143 -12.4

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

571.975 -0.2 712.845 -1.6     853.690 5.4 619.421 -0.6 960.817 0.5

Medical care

506.100 4.3 546.358 3.7     487.569 14.3 535.250 5.4 476.689 3.2

Recreation(5)

120.982 1.8 122.272 3.9     129.671 5.7 125.822 1.8 121.488 2.5

Education and communication(5)

138.529 0.5 132.661 1.5     149.558 3.9 145.951 2.6 133.408 0.1

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

772.258 2.4 1,052.538 2.4     1,240.153 5.3 1,289.693 3.8 1,356.623 2.2

Other goods and services

455.225 2.5 554.639 3.3     421.060 0.8 503.443 3.2 434.357 1.4

Energy

216.351 -4.2 198.140 -3.6 213.083 -2.5 209.635 -8.3 206.786 -6.5 197.145 -6.2

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
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018
Oct
2019
Percent change from
Oct
2018

All items

250.894 1.6 258.257 1.9     255.587 0.8 266.128 1.3 242.824 1.1

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

747.336   750.151       761.911   415.677   393.281  

Food and beverages

258.143 2.0 244.704 2.0     259.230 1.1 263.901 1.9 255.020 2.0

Food

258.129 2.0 244.352 2.0     259.338 1.1 264.316 2.0 255.647 1.9

Food at home

241.670 1.1 245.773 1.5 244.970 1.3 234.570 -0.6 250.521 1.2 238.987 0.9

Cereals and bakery products

277.800 1.7 305.093 0.8     277.669 -2.6 294.976 2.3 281.998 1.8

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

250.738 0.9 272.965 1.1     237.394 0.6 252.248 0.8 244.201 0.8

Dairy and related products

219.069 1.7 209.546 5.8     225.128 2.8 229.589 1.0 220.512 1.8

Fruits and vegetables

299.364 1.2 273.068 2.0     293.928 3.1 319.643 2.0 285.749 0.2

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

170.872 0.8 165.704 1.9     165.326 -6.8 178.432 1.8 167.231 0.6

Other food at home

210.519 0.8 218.242 0.2     199.553 -1.9 222.485 0.0 210.030 0.7

Food away from home

286.886 3.3 234.015 2.7     301.236 3.3 291.803 3.1 284.475 3.3

Alcoholic beverages

257.353 1.2 239.550 0.7     263.029 1.3 255.372 0.3 246.718 2.9

Housing

263.786 2.9 270.484 2.8     268.625 0.4 285.894 1.5 246.262 3.0

Shelter

313.599 3.4 342.675 2.8 336.688 1.6 321.879 0.6 356.029 2.3 285.542 3.3

Rent of primary residence

331.276 3.8 312.856 2.9 369.559 2.4 363.532 0.9 359.342 2.9 296.369 3.4

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

296.783 3.3 306.435 3.2 312.332 1.6 293.580 1.3 327.497 2.1 266.757 3.4

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

296.812 3.3 306.435 3.2 312.332 1.6 293.580 1.3 327.530 2.1 266.740 3.4

Fuels and utilities

240.374 0.7 211.416 3.3     213.614 -3.0 222.888 -2.4 239.947 1.8

Household energy

197.359 -0.1 173.798 2.7 191.961 5.6 184.825 -3.8 195.432 -3.5 190.729 1.6

Energy services

201.460 0.3 185.682 3.9 196.283 5.6 205.633 -3.4 192.890 -2.5 192.016 1.7

Electricity

209.986 0.3 178.282 2.1 218.610 0.0 196.136 -4.6 196.673 -4.5 188.320 1.4

Utility (piped) gas service

169.025 0.2 180.592 6.9 130.740 29.0 180.177 9.2 170.968 1.5 191.105 4.1

Household furnishings and operations

118.392 1.3 107.713 1.1     107.681 2.8 112.633 -0.4 117.460 2.1

Apparel

126.099 -2.1 115.122 4.7     125.888 -14.6 130.981 -1.6 131.686 -3.7

Transportation

209.985 -1.8 222.680 -1.9     199.978 -2.7 207.252 -2.1 206.049 -3.3

Private transportation

206.473 -1.9 220.683 -2.1     199.135 -3.1 200.051 -2.5 204.585 -3.4

New and used motor vehicles(5)

97.285 0.4 102.637 2.1     92.402 -2.9 96.536 0.8 98.956 0.1

New vehicles(3)

146.977 0.0 186.407 0.4     186.216 -3.8 142.687 0.0 151.940 -0.3

Used cars and trucks(3)

139.308 1.5 255.544 1.9     239.230 1.9 144.403 1.9 140.691 1.3

Motor fuel

236.882 -7.4 240.459 -9.8 237.851 -9.5 216.399 -12.0 223.474 -9.8 212.050 -12.5

Gasoline

235.838 -7.4 237.104 -9.8 235.062 -9.5 211.733 -12.0 222.500 -9.8 210.817 -12.5

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

577.815 -0.4 712.852 -1.6     853.701 5.4 614.562 -0.6 978.213 0.4

Medical care

511.994 4.7 534.535 4.5     494.394 15.8 536.032 5.6 486.477 3.6

Recreation(5)

115.847 1.5 118.370 4.1     116.939 5.4 126.087 1.2 116.685 2.5

Education and communication(5)

126.085 0.0 122.310 1.4     134.800 3.2 131.894 2.3 118.901 -0.7

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

742.282 2.7 1,024.558 2.6     1,199.164 5.0 1,278.352 3.9 1,252.118 2.1

Other goods and services

499.520 2.9 611.893 2.4     517.137 0.9 581.931 3.1 471.796 2.0

Energy

215.943 -4.4 196.052 -3.4 219.692 -3.5 199.183 -8.4 206.755 -6.7 196.324 -6.8

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. 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
Oct 2019 from --
Sep
2019
Oct
2019
Oct
2018
Aug
2019
Sep
2019

U.S. city average

256.759 257.346 1.8 0.3 0.2

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

242.393 243.236 1.8 0.5 0.3

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

276.054 278.075 3.2 1.3 0.7

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

279.338 279.255 1.5 -0.1 0.0

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

281.603        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

239.815        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

270.974        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

251.416        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

106.412        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

301.033        

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

229.219        

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

265.500        

Urban Hawaii

282.106        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  245.860 3.0 -0.2  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  257.616 1.0 0.1  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  238.838 2.4 1.0  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  230.041 0.9 0.3  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  271.381 1.5 0.4  

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

  257.966 1.9 -0.4  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  145.833 3.8 1.4  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  298.443 3.0 1.0  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  278.682 2.2 -0.6  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  231.653 0.5 -0.5  

Urban Alaska

  227.552 -0.3 -1.2  

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
Oct 2019 from --
Sep
2019
Oct
2019
Oct
2018
Aug
2019
Sep
2019

U.S. city average

250.251 250.894 1.6 0.3 0.3

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

233.881 234.696 1.7 0.4 0.3

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

266.517 269.314 3.6 1.7 1.0

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

273.722 273.474 1.3 -0.2 -0.1

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

279.876        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

245.411        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

260.022        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

244.838        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

106.473        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

284.107        

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

226.631        

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

260.870        

Urban Hawaii

278.876        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  242.086 2.4 -0.1  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  255.587 0.8 0.0  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  233.721 2.2 0.9  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  224.596 0.2 0.0  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  266.510 1.1 0.2  

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

  258.257 1.9 -0.3  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  144.494 3.9 1.7  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  291.707 3.0 1.1  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  274.358 1.7 -0.1  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  229.321 0.4 -0.7  

Urban Alaska

  225.143 -0.2 -0.7  

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