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-
Brockton-
Nashua
Jun
2017
Percent change from
Jun
2016
Jun
2017
Percent change from
Jun
2016
Jun
2017
Percent change from
Jun
2016

All Items

244.955 1.6 259.335 1.5    

All Items (1967 = 100)(1)

733.775   408.373      

Food and Beverages

249.398 0.9 254.878 1.2    

Food

249.653 0.9 254.968 1.2    

Food at home

238.300 -0.1 245.729 0.5 247.814 0.9

Food away from home

268.225 2.2 272.129 2.3    

Alcoholic beverages

244.597 1.0 252.521 1.2    

Housing

251.629 3.0 275.597 2.2    

Shelter

297.446 3.3 340.804 2.1 321.591 2.6

Rent of primary residence(2)

307.314 3.9 342.498 2.6 331.388 3.1

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

304.218 3.2 352.080 2.0 341.209 2.3

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

304.206 3.2 351.811 2.0 341.209 2.3

Fuels and utilities

241.940 4.3 219.462 4.7    

Household energy

203.481 4.6 194.376 5.1 220.479 9.7

Energy services(2)(4)

208.852 4.6 196.977 5.2 236.436 10.2

Electricity(2)

218.865 2.5 204.883 2.5 277.650 9.2

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

175.807 12.8 166.297 12.9 156.959 13.4

Household furnishings and operations

121.025 -0.6 121.533 -0.4    

Apparel

124.630 -0.7 129.609 0.2    

Transportation

201.263 0.5 200.687 0.6    

Private transportation

195.670 0.7 191.246 0.7    

Motor fuel

206.760 -0.3 205.060 3.0 198.133 -0.3

Gasoline

205.881 -0.4 204.234 3.0 195.895 -0.4

Medical Care

474.360 2.7 493.415 1.7    

Recreation(5)

118.518 0.8 124.041 2.3    

Education and Communication(5)

135.497 -2.4 139.480 -1.0    

Other Goods and Services

433.121 2.4 477.410 4.0    

Energy

204.646 2.3 198.853 4.2 209.178 5.3

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-Brockton-Nashua includes the PMSAs of Boston, Brockton, Fitchburg-Leominster, Lawrence, Lowell, Manchester, Nashua, New Bedford, Portsmouth-Rochester, and Worcester.

 

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-
Brockton-
Nashua
Jun
2017
Percent change from
Jun
2016
Jun
2017
Percent change from
Jun
2016
Jun
2017
Percent change from
Jun
2016

All Items

238.813 1.5 255.462 1.5    

All Items (1967 = 100)(1)

711.352   399.017      

Food and Beverages

248.534 0.9 253.663 1.2    

Food

248.474 0.8 253.659 1.2    

Food at home

237.463 0.0 244.490 0.5 241.175 0.8

Food away from home

268.450 2.2 273.127 2.4    

Alcoholic beverages

248.510 1.2 251.822 1.1    

Housing

247.854 3.1 273.357 2.3    

Shelter

290.183 3.3 336.842 2.1 325.206 2.6

Rent of primary residence(2)

304.172 3.8 337.881 2.6 331.388 3.1

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

274.697 3.2 309.993 2.0 299.864 2.3

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

274.701 3.2 310.023 2.0 299.864 2.3

Fuels and utilities

240.628 4.2 221.311 5.0    

Household energy

201.992 4.5 196.226 5.5 220.475 10.1

Energy services(2)(4)

207.749 4.5 198.372 5.7 233.221 10.4

Electricity(2)

216.105 2.5 206.178 2.6 277.651 9.2

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

175.445 12.9 167.578 14.2 156.963 13.4

Household furnishings and operations

115.688 -0.9 113.418 -0.4    

Apparel

123.892 -0.7 128.688 -0.1    

Transportation

199.469 0.3 201.807 0.7    

Private transportation

195.318 0.4 193.984 0.7    

Motor fuel

207.304 -0.6 204.730 2.7 198.133 -0.3

Gasoline

206.532 -0.6 204.031 2.7 195.897 -0.4

Medical Care

478.772 2.7 493.263 2.0    

Recreation(5)

114.237 0.8 125.362 3.1    

Education and Communication(5)

124.738 -3.9 127.015 -2.2    

Other Goods and Services

472.297 2.9 548.869 4.7    

Energy

203.380 1.9 199.042 4.3 206.260 5.6

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-Brockton-Nashua includes the PMSAs of Boston, Brockton, Fitchburg-Leominster, Lawrence, Lowell, Manchester, Nashua, New Bedford, Portsmouth-Rochester, and Worcester.