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

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12-month percentage change, Consumer Price Index, selected categories, March 2021, not seasonally adjusted
Category 12-month percent change, Mar 2021

All items

2.6%

Food

3.5%

Food at home

3.3%

Cereals and bakery products

2.6%

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

5.4%

Dairy and related products

1.6%

Fruits and vegetables

3.8%

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

3.2%

Other food at home

2.2%

Food away from home

3.7%

Full service meals and snacks

3.2%

Limited service meals and snacks

6.5%

Energy

13.2%

Energy commodities

22.0%

Fuel oil

20.2%

Gasoline (all types)

22.5%

Energy services

4.1%

Electricity

2.5%

Natural gas (piped)

9.8%

All items less food and energy

1.6%

Commodities less food and energy commodities

1.7%

Apparel

-2.5%

New vehicles

1.5%

Used cars and trucks

9.4%

Medical care commodities

-2.4%

Alcoholic beverages

2.0%

Tobacco and smoking products

6.3%

Services less energy services

1.6%

Shelter

1.7%

Rent of primary residence

1.8%

Owners' equivalent rent of residences

2.0%

Medical care services

2.7%

Physicians' services

5.3%

Hospital services

2.9%

Transportation services

-1.6%

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair

3.5%

Motor vehicle insurance

-2.5%

Airline fare

-15.1%