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
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016

All items(2)

246.819 2.2     160.293 1.7 260.875 1.9 239.649 2.4

All items (1967 = 100)(3)

739.359           410.799   388.744  

Food and beverages(2)

250.735 1.2     159.027 1.4 255.434 1.1 248.735 1.1

Food(2)

250.993 1.2     160.622 1.5 255.539 1.1 249.981 1.0

Food at home

239.128 0.4 236.608 -1.0 147.630 0.6 245.539 0.4 237.646 0.2

Food away from home(4)

270.353 2.4     174.627 2.6 273.880 2.2 271.240 2.1

Alcoholic beverages(4)

245.884 1.3     136.727 0.0 252.882 0.3 230.979 1.7

Housing(2)

252.984 2.8     174.155 1.6 276.269 2.0 233.926 2.7

Shelter

299.844 3.2 319.583 2.0 186.540 1.8 342.873 2.0 267.797 3.3

Rent of primary residence(2)(5)

310.268 3.8 297.460 2.5 208.288 2.6 344.669 2.5 278.236 3.9

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

307.106 3.2 327.228 1.8 185.643 1.4 354.088 1.8 269.658 3.1

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

307.106 3.2 327.228 1.8 185.634 1.4 353.839 1.8 269.649 3.1

Fuels and utilities

241.574 2.8     197.332 1.1 218.548 4.5 241.219 2.3

Household energy

202.677 2.7 167.234 -0.8 185.945 1.0 193.353 5.1 197.042 2.3

Energy services(5)

207.339 2.2 178.205 -2.1 179.028 0.8 193.496 3.6 197.501 2.2

Electricity(5)

218.117 1.7 186.285 -4.2 190.471 -1.0 202.494 2.2 195.888 1.3

Utility (piped) gas service(5)

172.111 3.8 153.070 2.8 127.830 8.7 160.742 7.8 191.980 8.5

Household furnishings and operations

120.014 -0.9     86.990 0.3 118.693 -1.7 120.091 -1.3

Apparel(2)

128.150 -0.2     109.650 0.5 136.152 -0.4 135.036 -0.6

Transportation(2)

204.775 4.8     143.871 4.1 203.650 4.6 208.467 6.6

Private transportation

200.487 5.2     142.078 4.0 196.104 5.1 207.300 7.0

Motor fuel

232.076 19.2 250.847 27.7 230.523 20.3 234.782 25.7 230.813 23.6

Gasoline

231.182 19.3 247.463 27.7 230.558 20.5 233.951 25.8 229.894 23.7

Medical care(2)

476.485 1.6     189.131 2.4 496.216 1.6 457.560 1.8

Recreation(7)

118.870 1.6     113.904 -0.8 124.367 2.6 117.769 1.3

Education and communication(7)

136.189 -2.1     151.819 0.2 139.831 -1.5 132.253 -3.4

Other goods and services(2)

434.057 2.0     178.513 -0.7 478.584 2.4 420.135 0.9

Energy(2)

215.711 10.1 197.146 10.2 204.166 9.2 210.049 13.3 207.849 11.8

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
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016
Sep
2017
Percent change from
Sep
2016

All items(2)

240.939 2.3     160.197 1.8 257.297 2.0 235.707 2.5

All items (1967 = 100)(3)

717.684           401.884   381.753  

Food and beverages(2)

249.890 1.2     157.838 1.3 254.353 1.2 247.712 1.0

Food(2)

249.836 1.2     158.992 1.4 254.376 1.3 248.514 0.9

Food at home

238.392 0.4 240.492 -1.1 147.271 0.4 244.559 0.6 236.601 0.2

Food away from home(4)

270.556 2.4     173.093 2.6 274.989 2.4 269.996 2.0

Alcoholic beverages(4)

249.755 1.6     141.777 0.1 252.057 0.3 236.138 2.2

Housing(2)

249.261 2.8     179.145 1.5 273.838 2.1 234.397 2.8

Shelter

292.658 3.3 325.677 2.1 190.330 1.9 338.674 1.9 268.133 3.4

Rent of primary residence(2)(5)

307.166 3.8 297.460 2.5 208.473 2.7 340.000 2.5 276.762 4.0

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

277.317 3.2 291.010 1.8 185.002 1.4 311.664 1.7 250.689 3.2

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

277.329 3.2 291.010 1.8 184.994 1.4 311.699 1.7 250.653 3.2

Fuels and utilities

240.158 2.7     194.344 0.4 219.897 4.8 241.648 2.2

Household energy

201.114 2.6 166.946 -0.9 182.619 0.1 194.706 5.4 195.914 2.1

Energy services(5)

206.327 2.2 180.256 -2.1 177.452 -0.2 194.677 4.2 197.374 2.0

Electricity(5)

215.383 1.8 186.284 -4.2 184.609 -1.8 203.763 2.6 193.552 1.2

Utility (piped) gas service(5)

171.817 3.9 153.067 2.8 130.125 8.7 161.593 8.7 196.852 8.5

Household furnishings and operations

114.750 -1.2     82.928 -1.5 110.767 -1.6 113.950 -1.7

Apparel(2)

127.265 -0.2     113.544 2.2 135.487 0.0 133.143 -1.1

Transportation(2)

204.314 5.4     144.551 4.1 206.116 5.2 206.555 7.4

Private transportation

200.906 5.7     143.182 4.0 199.505 5.6 205.162 7.6

Motor fuel

232.769 19.1 250.840 27.7 231.188 20.5 234.133 25.3 230.688 23.9

Gasoline

231.984 19.1 247.462 27.7 231.016 20.6 233.472 25.4 229.811 24.0

Medical care(2)

480.807 1.5     188.853 2.7 496.461 1.8 465.153 1.8

Recreation(7)

114.409 1.7     108.828 -0.4 125.939 3.5 113.326 1.2

Education and communication(7)

125.076 -3.5     130.159 -0.8 126.930 -2.8 119.455 -5.1

Other goods and services(2)

472.994 2.3     207.810 0.7 549.312 2.4 452.277 1.0

Energy(2)

215.126 10.5 195.595 10.7 205.445 9.5 210.568 13.9 207.496 12.3

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
Sep 2017 from --
Aug
2017
Sep
2017
Sep
2016
Jul
2017
Aug
2017

U.S. city average

245.519 246.819 2.2 0.8 0.5


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

234.200 235.177 2.1 0.7 0.4

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

256.739 257.890 3.1 0.7 0.4

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

268.657 270.059 2.1 0.7 0.5


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

  269.757 2.7 1.2  

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

  224.879 1.8 0.6  

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

  229.056 3.2 1.5  

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

  160.293 1.7 0.9  


Atlanta, Ga.

235.818        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

226.759        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

221.255        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

255.898        

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

248.919        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

275.893        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

263.333        

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
Sep 2017 from --
Aug
2017
Sep
2017
Sep
2016
Jul
2017
Aug
2017

U.S. city average

239.448 240.939 2.3 1.0 0.6


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

225.642 226.524 1.9 0.7 0.4

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

247.260 248.550 3.2 0.8 0.5

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

263.489 265.291 2.4 1.0 0.7


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

  267.760 2.8 1.0  

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

  214.373 1.7 0.5  

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

  233.845 3.3 1.5  

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

  160.197 1.8 1.0  


Atlanta, Ga.

232.927        

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

221.213        

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

216.384        

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

251.206        

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

250.152        

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

269.827        

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

259.528        

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
1st half 2017 Percent
change from
1st half 2016
1st half 2017 Percent
change from
1st half 2016

All items

244.076 2.2 249.284 2.6

All items (1967 = 100)

731.143   760.683  

Food and beverages

249.054 0.5 254.302 -0.3

Food

249.268 0.4 253.965 -0.4

Food at home

238.270 -0.9 248.920 -0.5

Food away from home

267.294 2.3 263.067 -0.1

Alcoholic beverages

244.833 1.1 259.527 -0.1

Housing

249.522 3.1 252.293 3.0

Shelter

295.451 3.4 286.322 3.0

Rent of primary residence(1)

305.286 3.9 244.335 3.0

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

302.587 3.4 285.131 2.6

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

302.571 3.4 285.131 2.6

Fuels and utilities

235.217 4.2 255.688 6.2

Household energy

196.384 4.4 225.471 6.0

Energy services(1)

200.744 4.0 223.209 5.5

Electricity(1)

208.903 2.0 198.632 1.9

Utility (piped) gas service(1)

173.224 11.5 209.894 15.8

Household furnishings and operations

121.345 -0.6 147.679 -0.7

Apparel

126.163 0.1 171.673 -0.4

Transportation

200.732 3.5 184.879 3.4

Private transportation

195.427 3.9 180.530 3.6

Motor fuel

207.618 14.2 232.209 16.7

Gasoline

206.713 14.1 234.658 16.7

Medical care

473.710 3.2 510.483 8.2

Recreation(3)

118.337 1.1 121.697 0.0

Education and communication(3)

136.819 -1.7 148.935 0.6

Other goods and services

430.193 2.2 473.931 6.2

Energy

201.175 8.8 235.066 10.2

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
1st half 2017 Percent
change from
1st half 2016
1st half 2017 Percent
change from
1st half 2016

All items

237.974 2.2 240.702 2.6

All items (1967 = 100)

708.851   715.889  

Food and beverages

248.063 0.4 254.818 -0.7

Food

247.979 0.3 253.454 -0.8

Food at home

237.257 -0.9 248.048 -0.7

Food away from home

267.461 2.3 265.562 -0.9

Alcoholic beverages

248.467 1.2 265.645 0.3

Housing

245.665 3.2 231.030 3.1

Shelter

288.296 3.4 250.033 3.0

Rent of primary residence(1)

302.125 3.8 244.335 3.0

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

273.220 3.3 264.923 2.6

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

273.222 3.3 264.923 2.6

Fuels and utilities

233.681 4.0 264.078 6.2

Household energy

194.738 4.2 235.501 6.0

Energy services(1)

199.564 3.9 227.105 5.7

Electricity(1)

206.181 2.0 198.632 1.9

Utility (piped) gas service(1)

173.041 11.6 209.896 15.8

Household furnishings and operations

116.130 -0.9 132.302 -0.6

Apparel

125.363 -0.2 175.949 -0.3

Transportation

199.060 3.9 196.514 3.9

Private transportation

195.077 4.1 194.920 4.1

Motor fuel

208.282 14.1 232.394 16.7

Gasoline

207.486 14.0 234.654 16.7

Medical care

478.271 3.3 500.327 8.8

Recreation(3)

113.900 0.9 121.738 -0.7

Education and communication(3)

126.485 -2.8 135.795 -0.2

Other goods and services

468.529 2.6 541.613 10.6

Energy

200.111 8.9 234.637 10.3

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
1st half 2017 1st half 2016 2nd half 2016

U.S. city average

244.076 2.2 1.2


Anchorage, Alaska

218.616 0.7 0.0

Atlanta, Ga.

230.519 3.1 1.4

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

265.594 2.5 1.4

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

232.798 1.8 1.2

Cincinnati-Hamilton, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

229.335 2.0 0.6


Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

222.734 1.0 0.7

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

224.203 2.3 0.9

Denver-Boulder-Greeley, Colo.

252.760 3.1 1.9

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

225.738 2.3 0.9

Honolulu, Hawaii

270.738 2.5 1.6


Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

219.513 2.0 0.9

Kansas City, Mo.-Kans.

227.427 2.0 1.0

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

254.439 2.5 1.7

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

255.916 3.1 1.8

Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.

232.123 2.2 1.5


Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.-Wis.

238.152 2.3 1.1

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

267.826 2.2 1.2

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

247.946 1.5 0.7

Phoenix-Mesa, Ariz.(1)

132.653 2.7 1.2

Pittsburgh, Pa.

249.284 2.6 1.3


Portland-Salem, Ore.-Wash.

258.055 4.4 2.5

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill.

223.685 1.8 0.6

San Diego, Calif.

281.561 3.3 1.7

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

273.306 3.6 1.7

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

260.656 3.0 1.6


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

218.529 2.8 1.4

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

158.666 1.2 0.7

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
1st half 2017 1st half 2016 2nd half 2016

U.S. city average

237.974 2.2 1.2


Anchorage, Alaska

216.398 0.9 0.1

Atlanta, Ga.

227.087 3.0 1.2

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

264.307 2.6 1.5

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

224.483 1.8 1.1

Cincinnati-Hamilton, Ohio-Ky.-Ind.

222.965 2.2 0.7


Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

212.694 1.1 0.7

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

228.879 2.3 1.0

Denver-Boulder-Greeley, Colo.

241.689 3.2 1.8

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

220.312 2.3 0.8

Honolulu, Hawaii

265.787 2.7 1.5


Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

214.961 2.1 0.9

Kansas City, Mo.-Kans.

217.374 2.0 1.0

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

244.899 2.3 1.7

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

251.620 3.0 1.6

Milwaukee-Racine, Wis.

234.463 1.9 1.4


Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.-Wis.

231.581 2.6 1.2

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

262.363 2.3 1.3

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

249.203 1.5 0.7

Phoenix-Mesa, Ariz.(1)

130.063 2.3 0.9

Pittsburgh, Pa.

240.702 2.6 1.3


Portland-Salem, Ore.-Wash.

247.871 4.2 2.4

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill.

221.049 1.5 0.4

San Diego, Calif.

264.456 3.2 1.8

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

267.426 3.4 1.7

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

256.646 3.2 1.7


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

216.884 2.4 1.2

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

158.627 1.4 0.9

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