Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, by expenditure category

Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, by expenditure category, June 2016 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Expenditure category Relative
importance
May
2016
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Jun.
2015
May
2016
Jun.
2016
Jun.
2015-
Jun.
2016
May
2016-
Jun.
2016
Mar.
2016-
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2016-
May
2016
May
2016-
Jun.
2016

All items

100.000 238.638 240.236 241.038 1.0 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.2

Food

13.796 246.680 247.860 247.482 0.3 -0.2 0.2 -0.2 -0.1

Food at home

8.035 241.494 239.354 238.430 -1.3 -0.4 0.1 -0.5 -0.3

Cereals and bakery products

1.080 274.479 273.074 273.379 -0.4 0.1 0.3 -0.4 0.1

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

1.802 261.189 248.989 248.016 -5.0 -0.4 -0.1 -0.5 -0.7

Dairy and related products

0.815 219.696 216.122 214.815 -2.2 -0.6 0.4 -0.6 -0.3

Fruits and vegetables

1.363 288.968 295.974 292.733 1.3 -1.1 -0.5 -0.7 -0.1

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

0.960 166.824 167.053 165.940 -0.5 -0.7 0.3 -0.1 -0.7

Other food at home

2.015 209.787 210.280 210.392 0.3 0.1 0.5 -0.5 0.0

Food away from home(1)

5.761 255.846 262.074 262.529 2.6 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Energy

7.051 220.861 192.673 200.035 -9.4 3.8 3.4 1.2 1.3

Energy commodities

3.477 247.867 201.355 209.953 -15.3 4.3 7.8 2.4 3.3

Fuel oil(1)

0.091 267.649 208.488 215.295 -19.6 3.3 1.9 6.2 3.3

Motor fuel

3.304 245.147 198.667 207.389 -15.4 4.4 8.0 2.3 3.3

Gasoline (all types)

3.258 244.226 198.011 206.681 -15.4 4.4 8.1 2.3 3.3

Energy services(2)

3.574 204.843 193.152 199.691 -2.5 3.4 -0.1 0.2 -0.5

Electricity(2)

2.834 217.468 205.038 213.474 -1.8 4.1 -0.3 -0.2 -0.5

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

0.740 164.205 154.994 155.914 -5.0 0.6 0.6 1.7 -0.4

All items less food and energy

79.153 242.354 247.554 247.821 2.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Commodities less food and energy commodities

19.541 146.444 146.251 145.574 -0.6 -0.5 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2

Apparel

3.177 124.954 127.758 125.472 0.4 -1.8 -0.3 0.8 -0.4

New vehicles

3.705 147.845 147.646 147.245 -0.4 -0.3 -0.3 -0.1 -0.2

Used cars and trucks

2.137 150.970 147.223 146.303 -3.1 -0.6 -0.3 -1.3 -1.1

Medical care commodities

1.816 354.524 362.439 366.033 3.2 1.0 0.5 -0.2 1.1

Alcoholic beverages

0.953 238.911 242.430 242.133 1.3 -0.1 0.2 -0.1 0.1

Tobacco and smoking products

0.648 929.542 953.769 962.838 3.6 1.0 0.1 0.2 0.6

Services less energy services

59.612 301.040 309.771 310.685 3.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Shelter

33.162 278.461 286.924 288.069 3.5 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3

Rent of primary residence(2)

7.713 285.031 295.036 295.902 3.8 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4

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

24.151 285.436 293.759 294.702 3.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Medical care services

6.619 475.546 493.291 493.503 3.8 0.0 0.3 0.5 0.2

Physicians' services(2)

1.682 366.541 376.263 377.678 3.0 0.4 -0.1 1.0 0.3

Hospital services(2)(4)

2.210 288.959 301.713 301.277 4.3 -0.1 0.3 0.7 0.1

Transportation services

5.949 293.930 302.381 302.768 3.0 0.1 0.7 0.3 0.3

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair(1)

1.159 270.981 275.331 275.563 1.7 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1

Motor vehicle insurance

2.405 457.774 487.021 487.631 6.5 0.1 1.2 0.9 0.2

Airline fare

0.732 324.953 309.540 309.679 -4.7 0.0 1.1 -1.5 1.6

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series were calculated using a geometric means estimator.
(3) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(4) Indexes on a December 1996=100 base.

NOTE: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.

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