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Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic

 
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., Northeast, and South, and selected metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area

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Annual
average
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020
Percent change
Annual
average
2018 to
2019
12 months
ended
Jan
2020
Feb
2020

U.S. City Average

255.657 257.971 258.678 1.8 2.5 2.3

Northeast region(1)

269.392 272.316 273.080 1.6 2.3 2.4

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (over 2.5 million)

272.841 276.250 277.040 1.8 2.6 2.5

B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

158.441 159.824 160.261 1.4 2.0 2.2

South region(3)

246.265 248.005 248.412 1.5 2.3 1.9

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 2.5 million)

251.110 252.646 253.216 1.7 2.2 1.9

B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

155.489 156.673 156.872 1.3 2.3 1.9

Metropolitan areas

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD(4)

256.621   259.694 2.0   2.6

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(4)(5)

264.777 266.433   1.3 1.6  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(4)(5)

256.887   259.121 1.4   1.8

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) The South region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
(4) Published in alternate months.
(5) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.

Source: Consumer Price Index
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban households.