Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, by expenditure category

Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, by expenditure category, July 2019 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Expenditure category Relative
importance
Jun.
2019
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Jul.
2018
Jun.
2019
Jul.
2019
Jul.
2018-
Jul.
2019
Jun.
2019-
Jul.
2019
Apr.
2019-
May
2019
May
2019-
Jun.
2019
Jun.
2019-
Jul.
2019

All items

100.000 252.006 256.143 256.571 1.8 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3

Food

13.232 253.746 258.064 258.274 1.8 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.0

Food at home

7.189 239.820 241.407 241.359 0.6 0.0 0.3 -0.2 -0.1

Cereals and bakery products

0.952 273.258 276.891 277.490 1.5 0.2 0.4 -0.6 0.3

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

1.579 250.042 249.231 250.033 0.0 0.3 0.8 -0.7 0.1

Dairy and related products

0.718 215.622 217.433 217.626 0.9 0.1 0.7 0.3 -0.3

Fruits and vegetables

1.262 297.632 298.611 299.350 0.6 0.2 -0.8 -0.5 0.3

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

0.861 166.577 170.230 169.685 1.9 -0.3 1.2 -0.6 -0.4

Other food at home

1.817 210.736 212.056 210.941 0.1 -0.5 0.0 0.7 -0.7

Food away from home(1)

6.043 276.125 284.316 284.891 3.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Energy

7.748 227.107 221.373 222.492 -2.0 0.5 -0.6 -2.3 1.3

Energy commodities

4.373 257.338 246.818 248.629 -3.4 0.7 -0.4 -3.5 2.4

Fuel oil

0.108 296.602 277.244 278.773 -6.0 0.6 -0.3 -2.3 0.6

Motor fuel

4.196 253.424 243.163 245.042 -3.3 0.8 -0.5 -3.6 2.5

Gasoline (all types)

4.108 252.232 242.043 244.000 -3.3 0.8 -0.5 -3.6 2.5

Energy services

3.375 207.091 206.219 206.651 -0.2 0.2 -0.8 -0.7 0.0

Electricity

2.645 217.900 217.947 219.083 0.5 0.5 -0.8 -0.8 0.6

Utility (piped) gas service

0.729 172.062 168.628 167.074 -2.9 -0.9 -1.0 -0.3 -1.8

All items less food and energy

79.021 257.867 263.177 263.566 2.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3

Commodities less food and energy commodities

19.346 143.861 144.461 144.448 0.4 0.0 -0.1 0.4 0.2

Apparel

2.980 122.831 123.749 122.161 -0.5 -1.3 0.0 1.1 0.4

New vehicles

3.684 146.526 147.417 147.035 0.3 -0.3 0.1 0.1 -0.2

Used cars and trucks

2.392 140.687 140.823 142.756 1.5 1.4 -1.4 1.6 0.9

Medical care commodities

1.680 381.954 379.462 380.278 -0.4 0.2 -0.4 -0.2 0.2

Alcoholic beverages

0.959 248.469 252.538 253.129 1.9 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.4

Tobacco and smoking products

0.664 1,062.895 1,109.099 1,120.066 5.4 1.0 0.4 0.1 1.0

Services less energy services

59.675 328.641 337.197 337.867 2.8 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3

Shelter

33.318 308.393 318.300 319.136 3.5 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Rent of primary residence

7.931 319.351 330.648 331.605 3.8 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.3

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(2)

23.972 315.391 325.189 326.023 3.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Medical care services

6.978 518.277 532.956 535.515 3.3 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5

Physicians' services

1.711 380.404 382.702 383.047 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2

Hospital services(3)

2.296 334.033 335.078 336.604 0.8 0.5 0.5 -0.1 0.5

Transportation services

5.940 322.842 326.667 325.105 0.7 -0.5 0.1 0.0 0.3

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair(1)

1.129 286.067 295.670 295.377 3.3 -0.1 -0.2 0.4 -0.1

Motor vehicle insurance

2.353 565.547 569.079 569.011 0.6 0.0 -0.4 0.3 0.3

Airline fares

0.738 264.994 283.001 268.314 1.3 -5.2 2.0 -0.9 2.3

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a December 1996=100 base.

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