Chart A. 2-month and 12-month percent changes ended May 2009 for the major categories of the CPI-U for the Washington-Baltimore area, not seasonally adjusted
Major category 2-month percent change 12-month percent change
All items 0.5 -0.2

Transportation

3.0 -16.0

Housing

0.4 2.5

Other goods and services

1.3 5.7

Education and communication

0.2 3.4

Medical care

0.1 1.0

Food and beverages

-0.8 2.9

Apparel

-0.7 5.9

Recreation

-0.1 -2.5

 

Last Modified Date: September 23, 2009