Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, special aggregate indexes

Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, special aggregate indexes, April 2016 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Special aggregate indexes Relative
importance
Mar.
2016
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Apr.
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2015-
Apr.
2016
Mar.
2016-
Apr.
2016
Jan.
2016-
Feb.
2016
Feb.
2016-
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2016-
Apr.
2016

All items less food

86.075 235.125 236.602 237.837 1.2 0.5 -0.2 0.1 0.4

All items less shelter

66.747 223.446 222.363 223.693 0.1 0.6 -0.4 0.1 0.5

All items less food and shelter

52.822 217.530 215.747 217.278 -0.1 0.7 -0.5 0.1 0.5

All items less food, shelter, and energy

46.213 222.365 224.802 225.434 1.4 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.1

All items less food, shelter, energy, and used cars and trucks

44.072 226.729 229.479 230.055 1.5 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.2

All items less medical care

91.542 226.479 227.545 228.660 1.0 0.5 -0.2 0.1 0.4

All items less energy

93.391 241.769 245.913 246.515 2.0 0.2 0.3 0.0 0.2

Commodities

36.694 182.533 178.437 179.941 -1.4 0.8 -0.9 0.0 0.6

Commodities less food, energy, and used cars and trucks

17.589 147.776 147.024 147.086 -0.5 0.0 0.3 -0.2 -0.1

Commodities less food

22.769 153.753 147.528 149.373 -2.8 1.3 -1.5 0.1 0.9

Commodities less food and beverages

21.809 150.735 144.277 146.157 -3.0 1.3 -1.6 0.1 1.0

Services

63.306 290.063 297.024 297.797 2.7 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Services less rent of shelter(1)

30.401 314.401 319.935 320.871 2.1 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Services less medical care services

56.680 275.951 282.437 283.167 2.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3

Durables

9.664 110.212 108.525 108.676 -1.4 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.2

Nondurables

27.030 218.244 212.806 215.135 -1.4 1.1 -1.2 -0.4 0.8

Nondurables less food

13.105 194.292 183.308 187.105 -3.7 2.1 -2.5 -0.3 1.7

Nondurables less food and beverages

12.145 191.485 179.677 183.682 -4.1 2.2 -2.7 -0.3 1.8

Nondurables less food, beverages, and apparel

8.949 235.013 216.383 222.720 -5.2 2.9 -4.3 0.0 2.5

Nondurables less food and apparel

9.909 234.235 217.611 223.382 -4.6 2.7 -3.9 -0.1 2.2

Housing

42.295 236.777 241.485 241.790 2.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2

Education and communication(2)

7.091 137.707 139.279 139.316 1.2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Education(2)

3.169 238.003 244.876 245.206 3.0 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3

Communication(2)

3.923 80.422 80.088 80.039 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1 -0.2

Information and information processing(2)

3.782 76.584 76.199 76.200 -0.5 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.1

Information technology, hardware and services(3)

1.225 8.212 7.919 7.917 -3.6 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.3

Recreation(2)

5.767 116.045 117.071 117.515 1.3 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3

Video and audio(2)

1.887 100.249 101.510 101.676 1.4 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.1

Pets, pet products and services(2)

0.963 166.727 168.942 169.637 1.7 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.3

Photography(2)

0.088 75.452 74.233 73.540 -2.5 -0.9 -0.3 -0.6 -1.5

Food and beverages

14.885 245.746 247.677 248.095 1.0 0.2 0.2 -0.2 0.2

Domestically produced farm food

6.813 249.585 248.842 248.912 -0.3 0.0 0.2 -0.5 0.1

Other services

11.966 337.847 345.176 345.693 2.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

Apparel less footwear

2.489 121.723 120.371 120.536 -1.0 0.1 1.7 -1.2 -0.4

Fuels and utilities

4.900 228.304 223.918 223.529 -2.1 -0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.2

Household energy

3.739 193.157 186.198 185.549 -3.9 -0.3 -0.1 0.1 0.0

Medical care

8.458 446.663 458.620 459.994 3.0 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.3

Transportation

15.135 200.245 191.257 195.491 -2.4 2.2 -2.5 0.4 1.6

Private transportation

13.998 194.906 185.706 189.744 -2.6 2.2 -2.7 0.5 1.8

New and used motor vehicles(2)

6.658 101.680 101.180 101.410 -0.3 0.2 0.2 -0.1 -0.2

Utilities and public transportation

9.959 213.651 213.433 214.017 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.1

Household furnishings and operations

4.141 123.451 122.389 122.012 -1.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.4

Other goods and services

3.173 412.231 420.632 420.977 2.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

Personal care

2.519 219.852 223.241 223.553 1.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a December 1997=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a December 1988=100 base.

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

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