New England Consumer Price Index Card

 
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
Northeast
region
Boston-
Cambridge-
Newton
Jun
2019
Percent change from
Jun
2018
Jun
2019
Percent change from
Jun
2018
Jun
2019
Percent change from
Jun
2018

All Items

256.143 1.6 270.133 1.6    

All Items (1967 = 100)(1)

767.291   425.377      

Food and Beverages

257.778 1.9 263.945 1.7    

Food

258.064 1.9 264.562 1.9    

Food at home

241.407 0.9 251.013 1.1 251.377 1.0

Food away from home

284.316 3.1 288.223 2.8    

Alcoholic beverages

252.538 1.5 254.995 0.2    

Housing

266.461 3.0 288.767 2.0    

Shelter

318.300 3.5 359.255 2.5 347.912 3.7

Rent of primary residence(2)

330.648 3.9 361.358 3.0 359.676 3.5

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

325.189 3.4 369.402 2.2 370.348 4.0

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(2)(3)

325.227 3.4 369.099 2.1 370.348 4.0

Fuels and utilities

244.703 0.1 228.663 -0.9    

Household energy

202.402 -0.9 201.520 -1.6 240.501 1.8

Energy services(2)(4)

206.219 -0.7 199.478 -1.1 250.211 3.3

Electricity(2)

217.947 -0.3 206.863 -1.2 303.614 2.9

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

168.628 -2.1 171.916 -0.9 161.961 4.3

Household furnishings and operations

124.237 2.3 120.883 1.5    

Apparel

123.749 -1.3 128.893 0.7    

Transportation

213.073 -0.7 209.993 -0.9    

Private transportation

208.319 -0.9 201.448 -1.2    

Motor fuel

243.163 -5.4 237.616 -6.2 236.420 -7.2

Gasoline

242.043 -5.4 236.565 -6.3 233.709 -7.2

Medical Care

495.563 2.0 522.800 3.6    

Recreation(5)

120.145 0.8 126.575 2.1    

Education and Communication(5)

137.344 0.6 142.817 1.3    

Other Goods and Services

449.345 1.5 495.992 1.4    

Energy

221.373 -3.4 216.394 -3.8 236.987 -2.3

Footnotes
(1) For the Northeast, December 1977 = 100.
(2) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(3) Index is on a December 1982=100 base.
(4) This index series was formerly titled Gas (piped) and electricity.
(5) Indexes are on a December 1997=100 base.

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

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH includes Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, and Suffolk Counties in Massachusetts and Rockingham and Strafford Counties in New Hampshire.

 

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
Northeast
region
Boston-
Cambridge-
Newton
Jun
2019
Percent change from
Jun
2018
Jun
2019
Percent change from
Jun
2018
Jun
2019
Percent change from
Jun
2018

All Items

249.747 1.4 265.927 1.3    

All Items (1967 = 100)(1)

743.920   415.363      

Food and Beverages

256.634 1.9 262.694 1.7    

Food

256.582 1.9 263.184 1.8    

Food at home

240.642 1.0 250.193 1.1 245.168 1.3

Food away from home

284.511 3.1 289.302 2.8    

Alcoholic beverages

256.485 1.6 253.028 0.0    

Housing

262.337 2.9 286.375 2.0    

Shelter

310.848 3.6 355.004 2.6 352.531 3.7

Rent of primary residence(2)

327.314 3.9 356.662 3.1 359.676 3.5

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

293.620 3.4 325.039 2.1 325.472 4.0

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(2)(3)

293.648 3.4 325.067 2.1 325.472 4.0

Fuels and utilities

242.970 0.0 229.334 -1.3    

Household energy

200.768 -0.9 202.259 -2.0 238.697 2.6

Energy services(2)(4)

205.192 -0.7 200.694 -1.5 249.283 3.3

Electricity(2)

215.122 -0.3 207.573 -1.6 303.616 2.9

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

168.286 -2.3 172.893 -1.4 161.965 4.3

Household furnishings and operations

118.374 2.0 113.293 2.1    

Apparel

122.907 -1.7 126.508 -1.0    

Transportation

212.711 -1.0 212.395 -1.1    

Private transportation

209.001 -1.2 205.072 -1.4    

Motor fuel

243.949 -5.5 237.159 -6.2 236.415 -7.2

Gasoline

242.960 -5.5 236.239 -6.2 233.712 -7.2

Medical Care

500.198 2.1 522.197 3.5    

Recreation(5)

114.973 0.7 126.824 1.5    

Education and Communication(5)

125.321 -0.1 129.365 1.0    

Other Goods and Services

491.560 1.8 574.210 1.7    

Energy

221.237 -3.6 216.639 -4.1 234.152 -2.5

Footnotes
(1) For the Northeast, December 1977 = 100.
(2) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(3) Index is on a December 1982=100 base.
(4) This index series was formerly titled Gas (piped) and electricity.
(5) Indexes are on a December 1997=100 base.

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

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH includes Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, and Suffolk Counties in Massachusetts and Rockingham and Strafford Counties in New Hampshire.