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

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12-month percentage change, Consumer Price Index, selected categories, August 2019, not seasonally adjusted
Category 12-month percent change, Aug 2019

All items

1.7%

Food

1.7%

Food at home

0.5%

Cereals and bakery products

1.2%

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

-0.6%

Dairy and related products

1.1%

Fruits and vegetables

0.3%

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

1.7%

Other food at home

0.3%

Food away from home

3.2%

Full service meals and snacks

3.4%

Limited service meals and snacks

3.1%

Energy

-4.4%

Energy commodities

-7.1%

Fuel oil

-8.4%

Gasoline (all types)

-7.1%

Energy services

-0.8%

Electricity

-0.1%

Natural gas (piped)

-3.5%

All items less food and energy

2.4%

Commodities less food and energy commodities

0.8%

Apparel

1.0%

New vehicles

0.2%

Used cars and trucks

2.1%

Medical care commodities

0.1%

Alcoholic beverages

2.0%

Tobacco and smoking products

5.6%

Services less energy services

2.9%

Shelter

3.4%

Rent of primary residence

3.7%

Owners' equivalent rent of residences

3.3%

Medical care services

4.3%

Physicians' services

0.7%

Hospital services

2.1%

Transportation services

0.9%

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair

3.8%

Motor vehicle insurance

0.7%

Airline fare

1.6%