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Consumer Price Index
Appendix 6. Items for which average price data is published, by area
Average price item code Item title Publiushed for U.S. city average Publiushed for U.S. size classes Publiushed for regions Publiushed for region size classes Publiushed for metro areas and divisions

72511

Fuel oil #2 per gallon Y Y Y Y

72610

Average price per KWH of electricity Y Y Y Y Y

72620

Average price per therm of utility (piped) gas Y Y Y Y Y

74714

Gasoline unleaded regular Y Y Y Y Y

74715

Gasoline unleaded midgrade Y Y Y Y Y

74716

Gasoline unleaded premium Y Y Y Y Y

74717

Automotive diesel fuel Y Y Y Y

701111

Flour, white, all purpose, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

701312

Rice, white, long grain, uncooked, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

701322

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

702111

Bread, white, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

702212

Bread, whole wheat, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

702421

Cookies, chocolate chip, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703111

Ground chuck, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703112

Ground beef, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

703113

Ground beef, lean and extra lean, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703212

Chuck roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703213

Chuck roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703311

Round roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703312

Round roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703431

Short ribs, any primal source, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703432

Beef for stew, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703511

Steak, round, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703512

Steak, round, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703612

Steak, sirloin, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

703613

Steak, sirloin, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

704111

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

704211

Chops, center cut, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

704212

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

704311

Ham, rump or shank half, bone-in, smoked, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

704312

Ham, boneless, excluding canned, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

705111

Frankfurters, all meat or all beef, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

705121

Bologna, all beef or mixed, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

706111

Chicken, fresh, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

706211

Chicken breast, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

706212

Chicken legs, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

706311

Turkey, frozen, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

707111

Tuna, light, chunk, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

708111

Eggs, Grade A, large, per doz. Y Y

708112

Eggs, Grade AA, large, per doz. Y

709112

Milk, fresh, whole, fortified, per gal. (3.8 lit) Y Y

710111

Butter, salted, grade AA, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

710211

American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

710212

Cheddar cheese, natural, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

710411

Ice cream, prepackaged, bulk, regular, per 1/2 gal. (1.9 lit) Y Y

711111

Apples, Red Delicious, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711211

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm). Y Y

711311

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711312

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711411

Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711412

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711413

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711414

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711415

Strawberries, dry pint, per 12 oz. (340.2 gm) Y Y

711417

Grapes, Thompson Seedless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

711418

Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712112

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712211

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712311

Tomatoes, field grown, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712401

Cabbage, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712402

Celery, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712403

Carrots, short trimmed and topped, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712406

Peppers, sweet, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

712412

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

713111

Orange juice, frozen concentrate, 12 oz. can, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml) Y Y

714221

Corn, canned, any style, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

714231

Tomatoes, canned, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

714233

Beans, dried, any type, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

715211

Sugar, white, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

715212

Sugar, white, 33-80 oz. pkg, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

716114

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

716116

Margarine, soft, tubs, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

716141

Peanut butter, creamy, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

717114

Cola, nondiet, per 2 liters (67.6 oz.) Y Y

717311

Coffee, 100%, ground roast, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

718311

Potato chips, per 16 oz. (453.6 gm) Y Y

720111

Malt beverages, all types, all sizes, any origin, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml) Y Y

720222

Vodka, all types, all sizes, any origin, per 1 liter (33.8 oz.) Y Y

720311

Wine, red and white table, all sizes, any origin, per 1 liter (33.8 oz.) Y Y

7471A

Gasoline all types Y Y Y Y Y

FC1101

All uncooked ground beef, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FC2101

All Uncooked Beef Roasts, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FC3101

All Uncooked Beef Steaks, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FC4101

All Uncooked Other Beef (Excluding Veal), per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FD2101

All Ham (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FD3101

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FD4101

All Other Pork (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FF1101

Chicken breast, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FL2101

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm) Y Y

FJ1101

Milk, low-fat, reduced fat, skim, gallon container Y Y

FJ4101

Yogurt, per 8 ounce Y Y

FN1101

All soft drinks, 2 liter Y Y

FN1102

All soft drinks, 12 ounce, 12 pack Y Y

FS1101

Butter, in sticks, per pound Y Y

Note: Dash indicates that data is not published for that item–area combination.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Last Modified Date: September 23, 2020