Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card

Monthly and Bimonthly Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
average
Philadelphia-
Wilmington-
Atlantic City
Washington-
Baltimore(1)
Northeast
region
South
region
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016

All items(2)

243.801 2.4     158.558 1.3 258.510 2.2 236.154 2.2

All items (1967 = 100)(3)

730.320           407.074   383.075  

Food and beverages(2)

248.967 0.5     156.842 0.2 253.835 0.6 246.783 0.2

Food(2)

249.165 0.5     158.154 0.1 253.854 0.6 247.977 0.1

Food at home

238.256 -0.9 238.133 -0.3 146.365 -1.2 244.742 -0.6 236.434 -1.2

Food away from home(4)

267.055 2.4     170.597 1.7 270.806 2.5 268.034 1.9

Alcoholic beverages(4)

244.978 1.1     138.426 1.8 252.397 0.1 229.795 1.4

Housing(2)

248.978 3.1     172.136 1.3 273.929 2.5 229.760 2.8

Shelter

295.044 3.5 316.368 2.1 184.226 1.1 339.146 2.7 263.164 3.0

Rent of primary residence(2)(5)

304.868 3.9 293.477 1.6 205.233 2.1 340.886 2.7 272.418 3.4

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(5)(6)

302.259 3.5 325.456 2.2 184.114 1.4 351.089 2.6 265.005 3.0

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(5)(6)

302.242 3.5 325.456 2.2 184.106 1.4 350.803 2.6 264.997 3.0

Fuels and utilities

232.714 3.9     194.404 3.7 216.094 4.5 230.947 4.0

Household energy

193.703 4.0 167.231 0.4 182.851 3.5 191.099 4.9 186.651 4.3

Energy services(5)

197.709 3.4 178.345 -1.5 175.481 3.0 191.240 2.7 186.891 4.2

Electricity(5)

205.692 1.6 183.751 -4.6 185.243 0.7 196.727 -0.3 184.429 2.8

Utility (piped) gas service(5)

170.755 10.3 158.150 6.0 129.319 13.3 166.105 11.0 187.970 14.5

Household furnishings and operations

121.548 -0.7     87.015 -0.2 120.941 -1.5 121.710 0.2

Apparel(2)

128.250 0.6     101.528 1.5 134.409 1.2 136.803 0.1

Transportation(2)

200.091 4.6     143.199 5.4 198.829 4.2 200.798 5.2

Private transportation

194.890 4.9     141.474 5.9 190.246 4.7 198.933 5.5

Motor fuel

205.155 19.9 212.555 25.6 200.725 22.0 200.558 24.2 194.889 19.0

Gasoline

204.217 19.9 209.553 25.6 200.511 22.0 199.687 24.2 193.873 18.9

Medical care(2)

474.561 3.5     187.934 2.2 493.595 2.9 457.812 4.8

Recreation(7)

118.573 1.3     113.371 -5.9 124.153 2.3 117.628 -0.4

Education and communication(7)

136.234 -2.2     151.435 -1.1 140.072 -0.8 132.337 -3.5

Other goods and services(2)

428.336 1.8     178.363 0.4 475.234 3.4 417.968 1.6

Energy(2)

198.597 10.9 183.652 9.3 189.961 10.9 195.085 12.0 186.386 10.6

Footnotes
(1) For Washington-Baltimore, Dec. 1997=100 unless otherwise noted.
(2) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1996=100.
(3) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(4) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1997=100.
(5) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(6) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, and South, Dec. 1982 = 100.
(7) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md., CMSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va., CMSA includes the District of Columbia; Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, and Washington Counties and Baltimore City in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Fairfax, Fauquier, King George, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Berkeley and Jefferson Counties in West Virginia.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City Washington-Baltimore(1) Northeast region South region
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016
Mar
2017
Percent change from
Mar
2016

All items(2)

237.656 2.3     158.532 1.5 254.725 2.3 231.920 2.2

All items (1967 = 100)(3)

707.906           397.867   375.621  

Food and beverages(2)

247.976 0.4     155.567 0.1 252.529 0.6 245.713 0.1

Food(2)

247.881 0.4     156.552 0.0 252.475 0.6 246.519 0.0

Food at home

237.272 -0.9 241.684 -0.2 145.740 -1.3 243.448 -0.5 235.180 -1.2

Food away from home(4)

267.172 2.3     169.298 1.9 271.677 2.5 267.057 1.9

Alcoholic beverages(4)

248.560 1.3     143.132 1.3 251.538 -0.1 234.052 1.4

Housing(2)

245.098 3.1     177.286 1.5 271.736 2.6 229.902 3.0

Shelter

287.929 3.5 322.462 2.0 188.119 1.5 335.464 2.7 263.298 3.1

Rent of primary residence(2)(5)

301.684 3.8 293.477 1.6 205.387 2.2 336.353 2.7 270.792 3.4

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(5)(6)

272.932 3.4 289.435 2.2 183.495 1.5 309.204 2.6 246.326 3.0

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(5)(6)

272.934 3.4 289.435 2.2 183.486 1.5 309.229 2.6 246.288 3.0

Fuels and utilities

231.172 3.7     192.057 3.5 217.646 4.5 230.970 3.9

Household energy

192.074 3.8 167.029 0.3 180.296 3.1 192.631 4.9 185.226 4.0

Energy services(5)

196.589 3.3 180.423 -1.5 174.659 2.3 192.660 3.1 186.475 4.0

Electricity(5)

203.080 1.6 183.751 -4.6 180.690 0.3 198.102 -0.3 182.146 2.8

Utility (piped) gas service(5)

170.551 10.5 158.147 6.0 131.644 13.3 167.053 12.3 192.291 14.6

Household furnishings and operations

116.383 -0.9     83.471 -1.9 112.687 -2.3 115.885 0.3

Apparel(2)

127.740 0.4     106.807 1.4 133.621 0.7 136.982 0.2

Transportation(2)

198.359 5.0     143.137 5.0 200.143 4.8 197.414 5.5

Private transportation

194.445 5.2     141.862 5.2 192.958 5.2 195.581 5.7

Motor fuel

205.894 19.9 212.493 25.6 200.928 22.0 200.426 24.0 194.630 19.0

Gasoline

205.068 19.8 209.552 25.6 200.629 22.0 199.667 24.1 193.694 19.0

Medical care(2)

479.285 3.6     187.488 2.5 493.494 3.1 465.588 5.0

Recreation(7)

114.095 1.0     109.097 -3.9 125.482 3.0 113.566 -0.3

Education and communication(7)

125.753 -3.4     130.728 -2.2 127.748 -2.1 120.162 -5.2

Other goods and services(2)

465.732 2.0     207.454 0.7 545.941 4.1 449.811 1.8

Energy(2)

197.594 11.2 181.593 9.8 190.564 11.2 195.162 12.4 185.252 10.9

Footnotes
(1) For Washington-Baltimore, Dec. 1997=100 unless otherwise noted.
(2) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1996=100.
(3) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(4) For Washington-Baltimore, Nov. 1997=100.
(5) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(6) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, and South, Dec. 1984 = 100.
(7) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md., CMSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va., CMSA includes the District of Columbia; Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Calvert, Carroll, Charles, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, and Washington Counties and Baltimore City in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Fairfax, Fauquier, King George, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Berkeley and Jefferson Counties in West Virginia.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Mar 2017 from --
Feb
2017
Mar
2017
Mar
2016
Jan
2017
Feb
2017

U.S. city average

243.603 243.801 2.4 0.4 0.1


Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

232.491 232.225 2.0 0.0 -0.1

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

253.815 254.525 2.7 0.9 0.3

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

267.662 267.582 2.3 0.2 0.0


Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

  265.070 2.5 0.1  

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

  222.849 1.3 0.3  

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

  223.782 2.2 0.3  

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va.(1)

  158.558 1.3 0.3  


Atlanta, Ga.

229.493        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

224.957        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

219.061        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

256.890        

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

248.345        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

271.626        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

259.503        

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Mar 2017 from --
Feb
2017
Mar
2017
Mar
2016
Jan
2017
Feb
2017

U.S. city average

237.477 237.656 2.3 0.3 0.1


Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

224.141 223.928 1.9 -0.1 -0.1

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

244.254 244.932 2.4 0.9 0.3

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

262.086 262.165 2.4 0.3 0.0


Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

  263.888 2.6 0.1  

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

  212.802 1.4 0.2  

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

  228.407 2.2 0.3  

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va.(1)

  158.532 1.5 0.2  


Atlanta, Ga.

226.214        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

219.319        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

214.667        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

252.875        

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

249.740        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

265.569        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

255.471        

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.

 

Semiannual Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), semiannual averages for the United States and Pittsburgh, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
average
Pittsburgh
2nd half 2016 Percent
change from
2nd half 2015
2nd half 2016 Percent
change from
2nd half 2015

All items

241.237 1.5 246.118 1.7

All items (1967 = 100)

722.638   751.021  

Food and beverages

247.429 -0.1 255.191 -0.1

Food

247.669 -0.2 254.791 -0.1

Food at home

237.659 -2.0 247.271 -1.8

Food away from home

264.177 2.5 267.783 2.3

Alcoholic beverages

242.856 1.3 261.312 0.4

Housing

245.978 2.8 248.010 1.7

Shelter

290.800 3.5 282.229 2.4

Rent of primary residence(1)

299.744 3.8 240.441 1.9

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(1)(2)

298.099 3.4 281.849 2.4

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(1)(2)

298.068 3.4 281.849 2.4

Fuels and utilities

232.013 1.2 245.032 0.6

Household energy

194.068 0.5 215.799 -1.5

Energy services(1)

199.082 0.7 213.895 -1.0

Electricity(1)

209.221 -0.1 193.968 -1.1

Utility (piped) gas service(1)

165.863 3.7 191.719 -0.4

Household furnishings and operations

121.093 -1.0 146.495 -2.3

Apparel

126.112 0.2 177.586 11.0

Transportation

195.932 -1.2 181.111 -0.6

Private transportation

190.902 -1.1 177.381 -0.5

Motor fuel

194.900 -6.9 215.703 -4.7

Gasoline

194.038 -6.9 218.025 -4.6

Medical care

468.285 4.3 477.752 2.6

Recreation(3)

116.907 0.8 123.636 2.7

Education and communication(3)

139.070 0.1 149.734 1.4

Other goods and services

425.294 2.0 466.271 5.6

Energy

194.135 -3.1 222.225 -3.0

Footnotes
(1) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(2) Indexes are on the Dec. 1982=100 base.
(3) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Pittsburgh, Pa. MSA includes Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland Counties.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), semiannual averages for the United States and Pittsburgh, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
Average
Pittsburgh
2nd half 2016 Percent
change from
2nd half 2015
2nd half 2016 Percent
change from
2nd half 2015

All items

235.251 1.2 237.729 1.5

All items (1967 = 100)

700.741   707.046  

Food and beverages

246.581 -0.2 255.997 -0.4

Food

246.537 -0.3 254.652 -0.5

Food at home

236.806 -2.1 246.673 -1.9

Food away from home

264.327 2.5 271.464 1.9

Alcoholic beverages

246.296 1.5 266.547 1.0

Housing

242.180 2.7 226.795 1.6

Shelter

283.736 3.5 246.434 2.4

Rent of primary residence(1)

296.717 3.7 240.441 1.9

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(1)(2)

269.263 3.4 261.873 2.4

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(1)(2)

269.259 3.4 261.873 2.4

Fuels and utilities

230.683 1.1 252.966 0.3

Household energy

192.604 0.4 225.334 -1.6

Energy services(1)

198.014 0.6 217.510 -1.0

Electricity(1)

206.545 -0.1 193.968 -1.1

Utility (piped) gas service(1)

165.410 3.6 191.720 -0.4

Household furnishings and operations

115.996 -1.2 130.840 -3.0

Apparel

125.123 0.0 181.116 10.4

Transportation

194.223 -1.5 192.414 -0.8

Private transportation

190.422 -1.4 191.114 -0.8

Motor fuel

195.646 -6.9 215.883 -4.7

Gasoline

194.887 -7.0 218.020 -4.6

Medical care

472.533 4.6 466.570 2.9

Recreation(3)

112.444 0.6 123.752 1.2

Education and communication(3)

129.546 -0.3 137.267 1.0

Other goods and services

462.222 2.3 527.107 8.5

Energy

192.958 -3.4 221.759 -3.3

Footnotes
(1) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(2) Indexes are on the Dec. 1984=100 base.
(3) Indexes are on the Dec. 1997=100 base.

Pittsburgh, Pa. MSA includes Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland Counties.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change from
2nd half 2016 2nd half 2015 1st half 2016

U.S. city average

241.237 1.5 1.0


Anchorage, Alaska

218.660 0.9 0.8

Atlanta, Ga.

227.438 1.9 1.8

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

261.803 1.8 1.0

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

229.941 0.7 0.6

Cincinnati-Hamilton, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

227.927 1.9 1.4


Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

221.264 0.3 0.3

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

222.132 2.1 1.3

Denver-Boulder-Greeley, Colo.

248.095 2.6 1.2

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

223.732 1.8 1.4

Honolulu, Hawaii

266.528 1.5 0.9


Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

217.592 1.6 1.1

Kansas City, Mo.-Kans.

225.156 0.9 1.0

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

250.184 1.7 0.8

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

251.424 2.0 1.3

Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.

228.624 0.7 0.7


Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.-Wis.

235.514 1.6 1.2

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

264.641 1.3 1.0

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

246.295 0.9 0.8

Phoenix-Mesa, Ariz.(1)

131.112 1.8 1.6

Pittsburgh, Pa.

246.118 1.7 1.3


Portland-Salem, Ore.-Wash.

251.710 2.6 1.8

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill.

222.357 1.0 1.2

San Diego, Calif.

276.837 2.0 1.5

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

268.777 3.2 1.8

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

256.651 2.2 1.4


Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Fla.(2)

215.572 1.8 1.4

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va.(3)

157.591 1.1 0.5

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Dec. 2001=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a 1987=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change from
2nd half 2016 2nd half 2015 1st half 2016

U.S. city average

235.251 1.2 1.0


Anchorage, Alaska

216.266 0.7 0.8

Atlanta, Ga.

224.456 1.6 1.8

Boston-Brockton-Nashua, Mass.-N.H.-Maine-Conn.

260.297 1.7 1.0

Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, Ill.-Ind.-Wis.

222.051 0.5 0.7

Cincinnati-Hamilton, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

221.379 1.9 1.5


Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

211.174 0.2 0.3

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

226.587 1.8 1.3

Denver-Boulder-Greeley, Colo.

237.407 2.5 1.3

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

218.500 1.5 1.4

Honolulu, Hawaii

261.772 1.5 1.1


Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

213.000 1.4 1.2

Kansas City, Mo.-Kans.

215.325 0.7 1.0

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

240.881 1.3 0.6

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

247.540 1.7 1.3

Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.

231.299 0.0 0.5


Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.-Wis.

228.738 1.6 1.3

New York-Northern N.J.-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa.

258.938 1.3 0.9

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md.

247.421 0.9 0.8

Phoenix-Mesa, Ariz.(1)

128.884 1.5 1.3

Pittsburgh, Pa.

237.729 1.5 1.4


Portland-Salem, Ore.-Wash.

242.014 2.2 1.8

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill.

220.082 0.5 1.1

San Diego, Calif.

259.893 1.9 1.4

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

262.946 2.8 1.6

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

252.277 2.2 1.4


Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Fla.(2)

214.375 1.5 1.2

Washington-Baltimore, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va.(3)

157.272 1.0 0.5

Footnotes
(1) Indexes on a Dec. 2001=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a 1987=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a Nov. 1996=100 base.