On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers decreased 0.2 percent in August after rising 0.1 percent in July. The index for all items less food and energy was unchanged in August after rising 0.1 percent in July.
Real average hourly earnings rose 0.4 percent in August, seasonally adjusted. Average hourly earnings rose 0.2 percent and the CPI-U fell 0.2 percent. Real average weekly earnings rose 0.4 percent over the month.