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, December 2017 [1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Special aggregate indexes Relative
importance
Nov.
2017
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Dec.
2016
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017
Dec.
2016-
Dec.
2017
Nov.
2017-
Dec.
2017
Sep.
2017-
Oct.
2017
Oct.
2017-
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2017-
Dec.
2017

All items less food

86.400 240.513 246.009 245.785 2.2 -0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1

All items less shelter

66.098 224.099 228.096 227.582 1.6 -0.2 0.0 0.5 0.0

All items less food and shelter

52.498 218.028 222.111 221.397 1.5 -0.3 0.0 0.6 0.0

All items less food, shelter, and energy

45.036 224.952 226.928 226.578 0.7 -0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2

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

43.128 230.304 232.615 232.147 0.8 -0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2

All items less medical care

91.504 230.494 235.605 235.426 2.1 -0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1

All items less energy

92.538 248.172 252.400 252.510 1.7 0.0 0.2 0.1 0.3

Commodities

36.101 178.700 181.847 180.946 1.3 -0.5 -0.2 0.7 -0.1

Commodities less food, energy, and used cars and trucks

16.740 145.048 144.942 144.064 -0.7 -0.6 0.0 -0.2 0.1

Commodities less food

22.501 148.119 151.017 149.683 1.1 -0.9 -0.4 1.1 -0.3

Commodities less food and beverages

21.556 144.851 147.715 146.359 1.0 -0.9 -0.4 1.2 -0.3

Services

63.899 303.272 310.555 311.138 2.6 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3

Services less rent of shelter(1)

30.334 324.846 330.682 331.010 1.9 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2

Services less medical care services

57.249 288.309 295.501 296.110 2.7 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3

Durables

8.916 105.431 103.714 104.083 -1.3 0.4 -0.1 0.3 0.5

Nondurables

27.185 215.401 221.698 219.981 2.1 -0.8 -0.3 0.9 -0.2

Nondurables less food

13.585 188.440 196.834 193.495 2.7 -1.7 -0.4 1.7 -0.7

Nondurables less food and beverages

12.640 185.035 193.703 190.183 2.8 -1.8 -0.5 1.8 -0.8

Nondurables less food, beverages, and apparel

9.603 228.046 240.539 237.687 4.2 -1.2 -0.5 3.1 -1.0

Nondurables less food and apparel

10.549 228.307 239.964 237.357 4.0 -1.1 -0.5 2.8 -0.9

Housing

42.808 246.795 253.177 253.845 2.9 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Education and communication(2)

6.720 139.076 136.717 136.671 -1.7 0.0 0.2 0.3 0.1

Education(2)

3.207 251.466 256.721 256.469 2.0 -0.1 0.3 0.4 0.1

Communication(2)

3.513 78.135 74.295 74.314 -4.9 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1

Information and information processing(2)

3.376 74.321 70.440 70.458 -5.2 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.1

Information technology, hardware and services(3)

1.125 7.693 7.533 7.511 -2.4 -0.3 -0.2 -0.1 0.0

Recreation(2)

5.631 116.559 118.420 118.336 1.5 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.1

Video and audio(2)

1.873 100.714 104.390 103.844 3.1 -0.5 -0.4 -0.1 -0.3

Pets, pet products and services(2)

0.935 169.853 169.828 170.000 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.4 0.1

Photography(2)

0.087 76.051 76.676 74.837 -1.6 -2.4 0.1 0.3 -1.7

Food and beverages

14.545 247.134 250.694 251.024 1.6 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1

Domestically produced farm food

6.519 244.411 246.651 246.920 1.0 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.2

Other services

11.686 347.337 349.179 349.586 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

Apparel less footwear

2.365 114.878 118.448 113.320 -1.4 -4.3 0.0 -1.6 -0.5

Fuels and utilities

4.995 229.492 236.410 237.423 3.5 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.3

Household energy

3.813 190.931 196.686 197.705 3.5 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.3

Medical care

8.496 469.447 477.198 477.802 1.8 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.3

Transportation

15.586 196.252 204.014 203.023 3.5 -0.5 -0.5 1.9 -0.2

Private transportation

14.512 191.417 199.421 198.757 3.8 -0.3 -0.6 2.2 -0.2

New and used motor vehicles(2)

6.197 98.656 97.553 98.327 -0.3 0.8 0.1 0.6 0.9

Utilities and public transportation

9.695 214.037 215.239 214.951 0.4 -0.1 0.3 0.2 0.0

Household furnishings and operations

3.911 120.712 119.733 119.778 -0.8 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0

Other goods and services

3.178 427.159 436.352 435.831 2.0 -0.1 0.5 0.1 -0.1

Personal care

2.484 225.796 227.997 227.736 0.9 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0

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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