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, September 2017 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Special aggregate indexes Relative
importance
Aug.
2017
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Sep.
2016
Aug.
2017
Sep.
2017
Sep.
2016-
Sep.
2017
Aug.
2017-
Sep.
2017
Jun.
2017-
Jul.
2017
Jul.
2017-
Aug.
2017
Aug.
2017-
Sep.
2017

All items less food

86.357 240.415 244.740 246.163 2.4 0.6 0.1 0.5 0.6

All items less shelter

66.168 224.934 227.274 228.825 1.7 0.7 0.1 0.4 0.7

All items less food and shelter

52.525 218.913 221.191 222.978 1.9 0.8 0.1 0.5 0.8

All items less food, shelter, and energy

45.153 225.549 226.459 226.824 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0

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

43.173 230.561 231.773 232.332 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.0

All items less medical care

91.470 230.502 234.419 235.793 2.3 0.6 0.1 0.4 0.6

All items less energy

92.628 247.919 251.467 251.950 1.6 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1

Commodities

36.054 179.850 180.763 182.903 1.7 1.2 0.0 0.5 1.1

Commodities less food, energy, and used cars and trucks

16.833 146.569 145.074 145.584 -0.7 0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.2

Commodities less food

22.411 149.432 149.711 152.380 2.0 1.8 -0.1 0.8 1.8

Commodities less food and beverages

21.469 146.212 146.433 149.136 2.0 1.8 -0.1 0.8 1.8

Services

63.946 302.153 309.334 309.830 2.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Services less rent of shelter(1)

30.455 324.989 330.451 330.718 1.8 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Services less medical care services

57.285 287.212 294.305 294.785 2.6 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.2

Durables

9.060 106.410 104.900 104.175 -2.1 -0.7 -0.4 -0.2 -0.4

Nondurables

26.994 216.577 219.112 223.085 3.0 1.8 0.4 0.7 1.7

Nondurables less food

13.351 190.055 192.537 199.202 4.8 3.5 0.6 1.5 3.3

Nondurables less food and beverages

12.409 186.790 189.272 196.273 5.1 3.7 0.6 1.6 3.5

Nondurables less food, beverages, and apparel

9.388 227.400 234.055 243.070 6.9 3.9 0.4 2.4 5.1

Nondurables less food and apparel

10.330 227.650 233.906 242.167 6.4 3.5 0.3 2.3 4.7

Housing

42.913 246.127 252.615 252.984 2.8 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2

Education and communication(2)

6.701 139.176 135.702 136.189 -2.1 0.4 -0.1 -0.1 0.1

Education(2)

3.185 250.469 253.805 255.783 2.1 0.8 0.1 -0.1 0.3

Communication(2)

3.516 78.503 74.011 73.994 -5.7 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.0

Information and information processing(2)

3.378 74.683 70.161 70.145 -6.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.0

Information technology, hardware and services(3)

1.136 7.744 7.574 7.542 -2.6 -0.4 -0.4 -0.2 -0.4

Recreation(2)

5.679 116.945 118.875 118.870 1.6 0.0 0.3 0.2 0.2

Video and audio(2)

1.890 100.231 104.861 104.994 4.8 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.4

Pets, pet products and services(2)

0.944 170.392 170.757 170.500 0.1 -0.2 0.4 0.1 -0.1

Photography(2)

0.087 76.437 76.312 76.839 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.7

Food and beverages

14.585 247.645 250.212 250.735 1.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1

Domestically produced farm food

6.561 246.171 247.082 247.431 0.5 0.1 0.3 -0.3 -0.1

Other services

11.688 347.017 347.624 348.502 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2

Apparel less footwear

2.346 121.325 116.968 121.273 0.0 3.7 0.7 0.2 -0.1

Fuels and utilities

5.135 235.057 241.936 241.574 2.8 -0.1 -0.2 0.1 0.1

Household energy

3.957 197.425 203.169 202.677 2.7 -0.2 -0.2 0.1 0.1

Medical care

8.530 469.154 476.869 476.485 1.6 -0.1 0.4 0.1 -0.1

Transportation

15.401 195.402 200.652 204.775 4.8 2.1 -0.1 1.4 2.8

Private transportation

14.345 190.487 196.210 200.487 5.2 2.2 -0.1 1.5 3.0

New and used motor vehicles(2)

6.304 99.537 98.772 97.831 -1.7 -1.0 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4

Utilities and public transportation

9.834 216.773 217.301 217.150 0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.3

Household furnishings and operations

3.946 121.126 120.236 120.014 -0.9 -0.2 -0.2 0.1 -0.3

Other goods and services

3.170 425.494 433.328 434.057 2.0 0.2 0.1 -0.1 0.2

Personal care

2.486 225.434 227.105 227.454 0.9 0.2 0.2 -0.1 0.1

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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Last Modified Date: October 13, 2017