Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New England

 
Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., Northeast, and Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
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Annual
average
2016
Feb
2017
Mar
2017
Percent change
Annual
average
2015 to
2016
12 months
ended
Feb
2017
Mar
2017

U.S. City Average

240.007 243.603 243.801 1.3 2.7 2.4

Northeast region(1)

254.850 258.768 258.510 1.1 2.6 2.2

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

257.868 261.935 261.728 1.1 2.6 2.3

B/C (50,000-1.5 million)(2)

150.100 152.244 152.004 0.9 2.5 2.1

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT metropolitan area

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT(3)

260.496   265.070 1.5   2.5

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) Published in alternate months.

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