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
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016

All items(2)

245.519 1.9 248.919 1.4     259.508 1.6 237.892 1.9

All items (1967 = 100)(3)

735.466   719.113       408.647   385.894  

Food and beverages(2)

250.212 1.1 233.252 0.5     255.542 1.3 248.255 0.9

Food(2)

250.493 1.1 233.030 0.5     255.701 1.3 249.549 0.9

Food at home

238.843 0.3 238.332 -0.4 147.150 0.5 246.165 0.6 237.375 0.2

Food away from home(4)

269.522 2.2 220.341 1.8     273.329 2.3 270.563 2.0

Alcoholic beverages(4)

245.042 1.3 232.882 0.5     252.291 0.6 229.753 1.1

Housing(2)

252.615 2.9 256.472 1.9     276.330 2.1 233.398 2.7

Shelter

299.157 3.3 319.906 2.3 184.886 0.9 343.129 2.0 266.850 3.2

Rent of primary residence(2)(5)

309.479 3.9 297.212 2.0 207.319 2.4 344.403 2.7 277.156 3.8

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

306.201 3.3 327.425 1.8 185.032 1.2 353.634 2.0 268.791 3.1

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

306.198 3.3 327.425 1.8 185.021 1.2 353.382 2.0 268.782 3.2

Fuels and utilities

241.936 3.2 201.570 0.4     217.229 4.8 242.139 3.2

Household energy

203.169 3.2 167.072 0.2 191.334 4.1 191.943 5.3 198.075 3.4

Energy services(5)

208.454 2.9 179.972 -0.1 184.670 4.1 193.794 4.6 198.670 3.3

Electricity(5)

219.078 2.3 186.099 -3.2 193.284 1.3 202.525 3.0 196.849 2.3

Utility (piped) gas service(5)

173.646 5.4 158.351 7.2 140.676 15.9 161.586 9.1 194.451 10.7

Household furnishings and operations

120.236 -0.7 112.779 0.0     119.127 -0.9 120.043 -1.2

Apparel(2)

124.147 -0.6 113.485 3.5     130.769 -0.6 130.746 -0.9

Transportation(2)

200.652 2.8 207.656 4.5     199.211 2.2 202.213 3.8

Private transportation

196.210 3.1 206.742 5.0     191.503 2.6 200.731 4.0

Motor fuel

209.881 10.3 224.479 18.1 203.522 10.2 208.871 14.0 199.441 10.2

Gasoline

209.000 10.4 221.331 18.1 203.426 10.2 208.022 14.0 198.505 10.2

Medical care(2)

476.869 1.8 510.778 -0.4     495.072 1.4 457.722 2.1

Recreation(7)

118.875 1.5 122.740 0.9     124.053 2.5 117.923 0.5

Education and communication(7)

135.702 -2.6 129.279 -3.2     139.020 -1.8 132.004 -3.8

Other goods and services(2)

433.328 2.2 530.322 1.4     476.618 2.2 419.118 0.9

Energy(2)

205.894 6.4 187.750 7.1 196.062 6.6 198.899 8.8 194.532 6.4

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
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016
Aug
2017
Percent change from
Aug
2016

All items(2)

239.448 1.9 250.152 1.5     255.723 1.7 233.691 1.8

All items (1967 = 100)(3)

713.243   726.608       399.426   378.489  

Food and beverages(2)

249.417 1.1 238.497 0.7     254.506 1.4 247.370 0.9

Food(2)

249.377 1.1 237.522 0.7     254.557 1.5 248.215 0.9

Food at home

238.096 0.4 242.526 -0.3 146.768 0.3 245.196 0.9 236.490 0.2

Food away from home(4)

269.816 2.3 222.800 2.4     274.373 2.5 269.390 1.9

Alcoholic beverages(4)

249.053 1.5 242.698 0.8     251.735 0.7 235.005 1.8

Housing(2)

248.900 3.0 257.977 1.7     273.903 2.3 233.934 2.8

Shelter

291.965 3.4 325.876 2.1 189.190 1.4 338.939 2.1 267.255 3.3

Rent of primary residence(2)(5)

306.333 3.9 297.212 2.0 207.491 2.4 339.746 2.6 275.680 3.8

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

276.477 3.2 291.186 1.8 184.363 1.2 311.249 1.9 249.891 3.2

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

276.489 3.2 291.186 1.8 184.357 1.2 311.282 1.9 249.857 3.2

Fuels and utilities

240.587 3.1 201.054 0.4     218.731 5.0 242.547 3.0

Household energy

201.665 3.1 166.916 0.2 187.509 3.0 193.480 5.6 196.915 3.1

Energy services(5)

207.388 2.9 182.063 -0.1 182.663 2.9 194.849 5.2 198.477 3.0

Electricity(5)

216.362 2.3 186.098 -3.2 187.401 0.4 203.725 3.4 194.559 2.2

Utility (piped) gas service(5)

173.112 5.5 158.348 7.2 143.206 15.9 162.174 9.9 198.606 10.6

Household furnishings and operations

114.956 -0.8 106.657 -0.2     111.267 -0.6 113.838 -1.6

Apparel(2)

123.258 -0.5 118.993 3.8     130.541 -0.3 128.995 -1.2

Transportation(2)

199.574 3.1 220.525 3.7     201.091 2.6 199.422 4.1

Private transportation

196.076 3.3 219.228 3.8     194.382 2.8 197.821 4.2

Motor fuel

210.585 10.2 224.423 18.1 203.786 10.3 208.362 13.6 199.358 10.3

Gasoline

209.814 10.2 221.330 18.1 203.560 10.4 207.654 13.6 198.487 10.3

Medical care(2)

481.530 1.9 496.393 -0.4     495.250 1.6 465.300 2.1

Recreation(7)

114.299 1.5 120.875 1.6     125.528 3.4 113.386 0.5

Education and communication(7)

124.732 -4.0 118.794 -5.3     126.222 -3.2 119.307 -5.7

Other goods and services(2)

472.148 2.5 580.640 2.5     547.429 2.2 451.273 1.1

Energy(2)

204.783 6.5 185.895 7.4 195.862 6.3 198.996 9.0 193.427 6.4

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
Aug 2017 from --
Jul
2017
Aug
2017
Aug
2016
Jun
2017
Jul
2017

U.S. city average

244.786 245.519 1.9 0.2 0.3


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

233.514 234.200 2.3 0.3 0.3

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

256.023 256.739 2.8 0.6 0.3

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

268.051 268.657 1.7 0.0 0.2


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

266.429        

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

223.529        

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

225.613        

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

158.850        


Atlanta, Ga.

  235.818 3.5 0.8  

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

  226.759 1.3 0.1  

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

  221.255 2.2 0.2  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

  255.898 2.3 0.3  

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

  248.919 1.4 0.5  

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

  275.893 3.0 0.2  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

  263.333 2.5 -0.2  

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
Aug 2017 from --
Jul
2017
Aug
2017
Aug
2016
Jun
2017
Jul
2017

U.S. city average

238.617 239.448 1.9 0.3 0.3


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

224.942 225.642 1.9 0.4 0.3

Los Angeles-Riverside-Orange County, Calif.

246.681 247.260 2.9 0.6 0.2

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

262.577 263.489 2.0 0.1 0.3


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

265.002        

Cleveland-Akron, Ohio

213.214        

Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas

230.395        

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

158.624        


Atlanta, Ga.

  232.927 3.5 1.0  

Detroit-Ann Arbor-Flint, Mich.

  221.213 1.1 0.0  

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Texas

  216.384 2.0 0.3  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

  251.206 1.9 0.1  

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

  250.152 1.5 0.5  

San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Calif.

  269.827 2.9 0.1  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, Wash.

  259.528 2.8 0.0  

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.