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
2016
Percent change from
Jun
2015
Jun
2016
Percent change from
Jun
2015
Jun
2016
Percent change from
Jun
2015

All Items

241.038 1.0 255.532 0.8    

All Items (1967 = 100) (1)

722.043   402.384      

Food and Beverages

247.207 0.4 251.811 0.0    

Food

247.482 0.3 251.891 0.0    

Food at home

238.430 -1.3 244.570 -1.9 245.603 -0.7

Food away from home

262.529 2.6 266.064 2.6    

Alcoholic beverages

242.133 1.3 249.592 0.4    

Housing

244.280 2.4 269.752 1.7    

Shelter

288.069 3.5 333.809 2.9 313.503 3.4

Rent of primary residence (2)

295.902 3.8 333.885 2.9 321.506 3.1

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

294.702 3.2 345.267 2.8 333.578 3.3

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

294.665 3.2 344.991 2.8 333.578 3.3

Fuels and utilities

231.941 -1.4 209.618 -3.6    

Household energy

194.481 -3.0 184.895 -5.1 201.016 -1.0

Energy services (2) (4)

199.691 -2.5 187.310 -3.0 214.457 4.5

Electricity (2)

213.474 -1.8 199.940 -3.5 254.179 3.8

Utility (piped) gas service (2)

155.914 -5.0 147.273 -1.1 138.403 8.8

Household furnishings and operations

121.769 -1.1 122.032 -2.1    

Apparel

125.472 0.4 129.357 0.4    

Transportation

200.262 -3.7 199.495 -3.5    

Private transportation

194.261 -3.8 189.906 -3.9    

Motor fuel

207.389 -15.4 199.089 -14.8 198.769 -15.0

Gasoline

206.681 -15.4 198.374 -14.7 196.773 -14.9

Medical Care

462.543 3.6 486.391 4.1    

Recreation (5)

117.582 1.0 121.264 -0.3    

Education and Communication (5)

138.898 1.1 140.844 2.0    

Other Goods and Services

422.915 1.9 459.081 1.6    

Energy

200.035 -9.4 190.756 -9.7 198.591 -7.7

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
2016
Percent change from
Jun
2015
Jun
2016
Percent change from
Jun
2015
Jun
2016
Percent change from
Jun
2015

All Items

235.308 0.6 251.646 0.4    

All Items (1967 = 100) (1)

700.912   393.057      

Food and Beverages

246.438 0.3 250.578 0.0    

Food

246.432 0.2 250.556 -0.1    

Food at home

237.570 -1.4 243.266 -1.8 239.297 -0.8

Food away from home

262.742 2.7 266.696 2.9    

Alcoholic beverages

245.514 1.6 249.066 0.7    

Housing

240.424 2.3 267.208 1.6    

Shelter

280.841 3.4 329.841 2.9 316.999 3.1

Rent of primary residence (2)

292.990 3.7 329.383 3.0 321.506 3.1

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

266.216 3.2 304.049 2.9 293.157 3.3

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

266.206 3.2 304.074 2.9 293.157 3.3

Fuels and utilities

230.960 -1.3 210.845 -3.3    

Household energy

193.366 -2.9 186.049 -4.6 200.272 0.8

Energy services (2) (4)

198.890 -2.5 187.672 -3.1 211.281 4.2

Electricity (2)

210.826 -1.9 200.906 -3.5 254.180 3.8

Utility (piped) gas service (2)

155.364 -5.2 146.782 -1.5 138.406 8.8

Household furnishings and operations

116.695 -1.4 113.913 -3.1    

Apparel

124.786 0.3 128.797 0.6    

Transportation

198.802 -4.1 200.353 -3.7    

Private transportation

194.521 -4.2 192.718 -4.0    

Motor fuel

208.483 -15.3 199.283 -14.8 198.770 -15.0

Gasoline

207.859 -15.3 198.681 -14.7 196.776 -14.9

Medical Care

466.574 3.9 485.348 4.5    

Recreation (5)

113.280 0.9 121.643 -0.9    

Education and Communication (5)

129.777 0.8 129.886 1.4    

Other Goods and Services

459.075 2.1 524.144 1.8    

Energy

199.500 -9.9 190.899 -9.8 195.341 -7.4

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.