Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, special aggregate indexes

Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, special aggregate indexes, April 2018 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Special aggregate indexes Relative
importance
Mar.
2018
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Apr.
2017
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2017-
Apr.
2018
Mar.
2018-
Apr.
2018
Jan.
2018-
Feb.
2018
Feb.
2018-
Mar.
2018
Mar.
2018-
Apr.
2018

All items less food

86.719 243.708 249.102 250.117 2.6 0.4 0.2 -0.1 0.2

All items less shelter

67.248 227.223 230.692 231.735 2.0 0.5 0.1 -0.3 0.2

All items less food and shelter

53.967 221.301 224.927 226.011 2.1 0.5 0.2 -0.4 0.1

All items less food, shelter, and energy

46.331 227.133 229.717 229.888 1.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.1

All items less food, shelter, energy, and used cars and trucks

43.893 232.396 235.187 235.421 1.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0

All items less medical care

91.321 233.531 238.305 239.339 2.5 0.4 0.2 -0.1 0.2

All items less energy

92.365 250.662 255.275 255.750 2.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1

Commodities

37.451 182.041 183.780 185.271 1.8 0.8 -0.1 -0.6 0.4

Commodities less food, energy, and used cars and trucks

17.499 146.909 146.274 146.444 -0.3 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.1

Commodities less food

24.170 151.688 152.962 154.606 1.9 1.1 -0.1 -1.0 0.4

Commodities less food and beverages

23.201 148.439 149.663 151.325 1.9 1.1 -0.1 -1.0 0.4

Services

62.549 306.142 314.337 314.807 2.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1

Services less rent of shelter(1)

30.169 327.518 334.676 334.681 2.2 0.0 0.5 0.2 -0.1

Services less medical care services

55.605 291.018 298.978 299.443 2.9 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.2

Durables

10.104 106.397 105.046 104.891 -1.4 -0.1 -0.4 0.0 -0.5

Nondurables

27.347 220.132 223.953 226.564 2.9 1.2 0.2 -0.7 0.7

Nondurables less food

14.065 194.939 199.529 203.427 4.4 2.0 0.2 -1.5 1.3

Nondurables less food and beverages

13.097 191.787 196.477 200.568 4.6 2.1 0.2 -1.6 1.4

Nondurables less food, beverages, and apparel

9.919 235.616 243.131 249.354 5.8 2.6 -0.1 -1.7 1.1

Nondurables less food and apparel

10.887 235.364 242.432 248.132 5.4 2.4 0.0 -1.5 1.0

Housing

41.678 249.514 256.388 256.969 3.0 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

Education and communication(2)

6.595 135.781 136.029 135.943 0.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 0.0

Education(2)

2.987 251.001 255.609 255.564 1.8 0.0 0.2 -0.1 0.2

Communication(2)

3.608 74.834 73.883 73.808 -1.4 -0.1 -0.6 -0.3 -0.2

Information and information processing(2)

3.500 70.974 69.988 69.916 -1.5 -0.1 -0.6 -0.3 -0.2

Information technology, hardware and services(3)

1.208 7.698 7.438 7.420 -3.6 -0.2 -1.1 -0.8 -0.6

Recreation(2)

5.712 118.639 119.281 118.966 0.3 -0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.4

Video and audio(2)

1.849 104.350 104.921 104.412 0.1 -0.5 -0.2 -0.3 -0.5

Pets, pet products and services(2)

1.011 170.475 171.011 171.781 0.8 0.5 -0.2 0.2 0.4

Photography(2)

0.074 75.901 74.728 75.392 -0.7 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.6

Food and beverages

14.250 249.538 252.182 252.999 1.4 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.3

Domestically produced farm food

6.109 246.842 247.165 248.373 0.6 0.5 -0.2 0.1 0.4

Other services

11.522 346.244 350.476 350.431 1.2 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Apparel less footwear

2.485 121.069 121.481 122.435 1.1 0.8 1.5 -1.1 0.6

Fuels and utilities

4.668 233.827 239.786 238.857 2.2 -0.4 1.0 -0.2 -0.2

Household energy

3.596 194.763 199.657 198.418 1.9 -0.6 1.2 -0.3 -0.4

Medical care

8.679 473.582 483.984 484.034 2.2 0.0 -0.1 0.4 0.1

Transportation

16.724 202.389 207.845 210.734 4.1 1.4 0.0 -1.2 0.2

Private transportation

15.547 196.926 203.343 206.149 4.7 1.4 0.0 -1.3 0.4

New and used motor vehicles(2)

7.081 99.901 99.552 99.117 -0.8 -0.4 -0.2 -0.1 -0.9

Utilities and public transportation

9.460 215.176 216.906 216.712 0.7 -0.1 0.8 0.0 -0.3

Household furnishings and operations

4.258 121.322 121.484 122.031 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.5

Other goods and services

3.184 432.175 439.269 442.553 2.4 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.8

Personal care

2.541 226.557 230.011 231.585 2.2 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.7

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a December 1997=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a December 1988=100 base.

NOTE: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.

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