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-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017

All items

252.038 2.2     261.120 1.3     265.487 1.9 243.484 1.9

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

754.992       770.900       418.060   394.964  

Food and beverages

254.262 1.4     248.224 0.9     260.165 1.6 251.631 1.2

Food

254.379 1.4     252.996 0.8     260.486 1.7 252.744 1.2

Food at home

239.352 0.4 237.630 0.3 239.973 0.1 231.316 -0.5 248.204 0.9 238.032 0.3

Cereals and bakery products

273.240 1.3     316.939 -0.3     290.822   278.637  

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

247.954 0.4     255.519 0.5     250.984   242.231  

Dairy and related products

215.896 -0.5     233.161 0.5     227.607   220.979  

Fruits and vegetables

296.362 -0.1     263.213 -3.1     311.019   285.236  

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

167.891 1.0     204.193 0.8     172.694   165.199  

Other food at home

210.407 0.4     199.176 2.1     222.785   210.312  

Food away from home

278.306 2.6     270.445 1.5     282.244 2.6 277.422 2.3

Alcoholic beverages

251.326 1.8     202.159 2.1     254.841 0.7 235.796 1.9

Housing

260.473 2.9     272.186 1.1     283.660 2.5 239.757 2.5

Shelter

310.950 3.2 324.087 1.6 330.214 1.5 307.305 3.2 351.890 2.5 276.653 2.8

Rent of primary residence

323.968 3.6 304.293 2.2 361.400 1.9 360.724 4.5 354.649 2.5 289.481 3.2

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

319.338 3.3 333.962 2.0 337.752 1.7 319.938 2.6 365.388 2.8 278.984 2.8

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

319.352 3.3 333.962 2.0 337.752 1.7 319.938 2.6 365.097 2.8 278.980 2.8

Fuels and utilities

239.691 1.4     224.116 -2.6     228.761 3.9 237.051 1.1

Household energy

197.632 0.5 171.916 2.2 173.765 -4.2 202.531 -4.7 202.792 4.1 189.242 0.0

Energy services

200.148 0.0 178.673 0.7 177.675 -4.3 216.058 -5.8 197.834 2.4 189.142 -0.2

Electricity

209.339 0.6 176.805 -2.5 206.331 -1.2 204.685 -5.5 200.395 2.3 187.395 0.4

Utility (piped) gas service

169.821 -2.1 170.283 6.3 114.885 -13.3 175.234 -8.9 178.279 2.5 185.026 -3.8

Household furnishings and operations

121.778 1.7     103.211 1.7     119.170 0.5 122.283 2.0

Apparel

124.935 -0.4     165.956 7.3     128.267 -0.8 134.732 0.7

Transportation

209.924 2.9     216.747 1.8     205.639 1.6 209.816 2.4

Private transportation

205.769 3.2     214.310 2.1     198.184 1.8 208.661 2.6

New and used motor vehicles(5)

98.900 1.4     93.968 1.4     94.811 0.1 101.541 1.2

New vehicles(3)

145.826 0.3     196.752 0.1     141.826 -1.7 152.461 0.4

Used cars and trucks(3)

138.010 2.3     294.430 2.4     143.578 2.5 139.751 2.6

Motor fuel

236.934 5.2 242.629 0.1 244.078 3.8 219.043 0.0 234.717 4.8 220.347 3.8

Gasoline

235.381 5.0 238.846 -0.1 241.155 3.7 213.928 -0.4 233.474 4.7 218.687 3.6

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

573.338 5.5     862.279 0.3     622.117   957.014  

Medical care

486.886 2.0     450.290 0.4     508.360 1.9 464.243 1.9

Recreation(5)

119.147 0.6     115.723 3.5     124.174 0.8 119.058 1.5

Education and communication(5)

136.981 0.2     150.041 -3.2     142.042 1.2 132.510 -0.3

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

754.358 2.7     1,359.223 -0.9     1,244.334   1,326.933  

Other goods and services

445.480 2.1     411.772 2.7     488.435 1.6 429.039 1.6

Energy

215.910 3.1 197.434 1.3 208.559 0.0 215.052 -2.2 215.922 4.5 199.670 2.2

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1982=100.
(5) December 1997=100.

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

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-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017
Nov
2018
Percent change from
Nov
2017

All items

245.933 2.2     257.293 1.5     261.794 1.9 239.179 1.9

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

732.561       770.564       408.907   387.376  

Food and beverages

253.207 1.4     248.679 1.1     258.850 1.6 250.482 1.2

Food

253.025 1.4     252.118 0.9     259.027 1.7 251.090 1.1

Food at home

238.631 0.5 240.743 0.0 239.208 0.4 232.442 -0.9 247.150 1.1 236.745 0.2

Cereals and bakery products

274.330 1.4     304.570 -0.8     290.612   277.701  

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

248.293 0.3     250.251 0.3     251.197   241.273  

Dairy and related products

214.473 -0.5     231.448 0.3     226.054   218.584  

Fruits and vegetables

294.107 -0.1     269.931 -2.6     311.557   285.688  

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

167.933 1.2     214.941 2.5     173.737   164.302  

Other food at home

209.225 0.5     196.328 2.3     221.534   208.854  

Food away from home

278.498 2.6     271.193 1.6     283.206 2.6 276.344 2.3

Alcoholic beverages

255.204 1.7     217.777 4.4     253.984 0.6 242.484 2.2

Housing

256.739 2.9     273.466 1.1     281.593 2.5 240.039 2.4

Shelter

304.028 3.3 331.266 1.8 331.119 1.6 319.345 3.3 348.200 2.5 277.400 2.8

Rent of primary residence

320.627 3.6 304.293 2.2 361.400 1.9 360.724 4.5 349.999 2.5 287.930 3.2

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

288.276 3.3 296.999 2.0 307.827 1.7 290.214 2.6 321.607 2.8 259.178 2.7

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

288.301 3.3 296.999 2.0 307.827 1.7 290.214 2.6 321.645 2.8 259.152 2.7

Fuels and utilities

237.880 1.3     230.331 -2.7     228.971 3.4 237.180 1.2

Household energy

195.756 0.4 170.725 1.7 178.327 -4.1 192.584 -4.5 202.950 3.5 187.705 0.0

Energy services

199.172 0.0 180.630 0.6 182.219 -4.2 213.091 -5.9 199.062 2.2 188.738 -0.1

Electricity

206.576 0.5 176.804 -2.5 206.331 -1.2 204.684 -5.5 201.295 2.1 185.047 0.4

Utility (piped) gas service

170.296 -1.8 170.280 6.3 114.886 -13.3 175.234 -8.9 179.272 2.4 188.365 -4.6

Household furnishings and operations

116.390 1.7     93.824 0.2     111.501 0.6 115.122 1.4

Apparel

124.731 0.0     177.528 10.0     127.589 -0.8 133.466 0.9

Transportation

209.488 3.2     227.838 1.8     208.572 2.1 207.555 2.7

Private transportation

206.138 3.4     222.747 2.0     201.981 2.2 206.158 2.8

New and used motor vehicles(5)

97.431 1.5     95.080 1.1     95.979 0.3 99.258 1.4

New vehicles(3)

147.139 0.4     196.339 0.1     141.810 -1.9 152.190 0.5

Used cars and trucks(3)

138.838 2.2     294.524 2.4     143.463 2.5 140.704 2.5

Motor fuel

237.010 4.9 242.472 0.0 244.037 3.7 218.694 -0.2 234.604 5.1 219.734 3.7

Gasoline

235.620 4.7 238.845 -0.1 241.157 3.7 213.938 -0.4 233.525 5.0 218.263 3.5

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

580.284 5.8     862.257 0.3     617.441   974.680  

Medical care

490.909 2.0     455.663 0.5     508.210 1.7 472.107 1.9

Recreation(5)

114.290 0.3     112.093 5.1     124.907 0.2 114.288 1.3

Education and communication(5)

124.982 -0.5     123.087 -5.0     128.725 1.0 118.597 -1.3

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

723.342 2.5     1,279.259 -3.5     1,232.222   1,226.827  

Other goods and services

486.618 2.2     439.560 2.4     564.732 2.1 463.443 1.8

Energy

215.267 3.1 194.931 1.0 216.169 0.5 204.220 -2.2 215.856 4.4 198.909 2.2

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1984=100.
(5) December 1997=100.

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

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
Nov 2018 from --
Oct
2018
Nov
2018
Nov
2017
Sep
2018
Oct
2018

U.S. city average

252.885 252.038 2.2 -0.2 -0.3

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

238.892 237.511 1.0 -0.6 -0.6

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

269.482 268.560 3.6 0.2 -0.3

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

275.101 274.478 1.9 -0.4 -0.2

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

  277.632 3.2 -0.4  

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

  234.487 2.2 0.0  

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

  263.679 2.0 0.0  

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

  244.235 1.3 -1.2  

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

  103.616   0.4  

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  293.858 2.8 -0.7  

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

  225.247 2.3 -0.3  

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

  261.120 1.3 -0.7  

Urban Hawaii

  279.700 2.0 0.2  

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

238.673        

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

255.140        

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

233.134        

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

228.070        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

267.280        

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

253.040        

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

140.517        

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

289.673        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

272.805        

St. Louis, MO-IL

230.552        

Urban Alaska

228.170        

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.

 

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
Nov 2018 from --
Oct
2018
Nov
2018
Nov
2017
Sep
2018
Oct
2018

U.S. city average

247.038 245.933 2.2 -0.3 -0.4

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

230.836 228.942 0.9 -0.8 -0.8

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

259.899 259.064 3.8 0.3 -0.3

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

269.879 269.154 1.9 -0.4 -0.3

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

  277.413 3.3 -0.1  

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

  239.416 2.3 -0.3  

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

  254.211 2.5 -0.2  

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

  237.605 1.1 -1.9  

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

  103.737   0.6  

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  278.473 3.8 -0.8  

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

  223.577 2.3 -0.2  

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

  257.293 1.5 -0.9  

Urban Hawaii

  276.213 2.4 0.1  

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

236.308        

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

253.571        

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

228.652        

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

224.175        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

263.642        

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

253.329        

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

139.062        

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

283.183        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

269.719        

St. Louis, MO-IL

228.508        

Urban Alaska

225.686        

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.