12-month percentage change, Consumer Price Index, selected categories

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12-month percentage change, Consumer Price Index, selected categories, August 2018, not seasonally adjusted
Category 12-month percent change, Aug 2018

All items

2.7%

Food

1.4%

Food at home

0.5%

Cereals and bakery products

0.3%

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

1.1%

Dairy and related products

0.0%

Fruits and vegetables

0.9%

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

0.2%

Other food at home

0.1%

Food away from home

2.6%

Full service meals and snacks

2.4%

Limited service meals and snacks

2.7%

Energy

10.2%

Energy commodities

20.4%

Fuel oil

30.9%

Gasoline (all types)

20.3%

Energy services

-0.4%

Electricity

-0.5%

Natural gas (piped)

0.1%

All items less food and energy

2.2%

Commodities less food and energy commodities

-0.2%

Apparel

-1.4%

New vehicles

0.3%

Used cars and trucks

1.3%

Medical care commodities

0.3%

Alcoholic beverages

1.4%

Tobacco and smoking products

3.3%

Services less energy services

3.0%

Shelter

3.4%

Rent of primary residence

3.6%

Owners' equivalent rent of residences

3.3%

Medical care services

1.9%

Physicians' services

0.3%

Hospital services

4.2%

Transportation services

3.9%

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair

2.3%

Motor vehicle insurance

6.4%

Airline fare

-1.3%