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Consumer Price Index

Updated seasonal factors to be introduced February 8, 2021

Each year with the release of the January CPI, seasonal adjustment factors are recalculated to reflect price movements from the just-completed calendar year. This routine annual recalculation may result in revisions to seasonally adjusted indexes for the previous 5 years. Recalculated seasonally adjusted indexes as well as recalculated seasonal adjustment factors for the period January 2016 through December 2020 will be made available on Monday, February 8, 2021. The revised indexes and seasonal factors will be available at Seasonal Adjustment in the CPI. For seasonally adjusted series specifically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, additional information will be made available at the same time.