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Average Retail Food and Energy Prices, U.S. and Midwest Region

Average retail food and energy prices, U.S. city average and Midwest region
Item and unit U.S. city average Midwest region(1)
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Cereals and bakery products

Flour, white, all purpose, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.433 0.432 0.417 -3.7 -3.5 0.429 0.379      

Rice, white, long grain, uncooked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.711 0.773 0.721 1.4 -6.7          

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.196 1.178 1.231 2.9 4.5          

Bread, white, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.274 1.325 1.361 6.8 2.7 1.173 1.177 1.246 6.2 5.9

Bread, whole wheat, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.945 1.948 1.943 -0.1 -0.3 1.964 1.769 1.807 -8.0 2.1

Cookies, chocolate chip, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.527 3.602 3.603 2.2 0.0     3.414    

Meats, poultry, fish and eggs

Beef and veal

Ground chuck, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.745 4.027 3.993 6.6 -0.8 3.669 3.866 3.901 6.3 0.9

Ground beef, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.781 3.841 3.812 0.8 -0.8 3.931 3.750 3.571 -9.2 -4.8

Ground beef, lean and extra lean, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.245 5.463 5.475 4.4 0.2          

All uncooked ground beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.166 4.262 4.241 1.8 -0.5 4.113 4.123 4.037 -1.8 -2.1

Chuck roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Chuck roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.222 5.131 5.404 3.5 5.3          

Round roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.806 4.988 5.211 8.4 4.5 4.430        

Round roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

All Uncooked Beef Roasts, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.170 5.277 5.376 4.0 1.9 4.807 5.029 5.081 5.7 1.0

Steak, round, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.681 5.774 5.793 2.0 0.3 5.124 5.412 5.122 0.0 -5.4

Steak, round, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Steak, sirloin, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Steak, sirloin, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

8.375 8.225 8.318 -0.7 1.1 9.775 8.339 8.369 -14.4 0.4

Beef for stew, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.518 5.566 5.792 5.0 4.1          

All Uncooked Beef Steaks, per lb. (453.6 gm)

7.572 7.667 7.535 -0.5 -1.7 7.289 7.377 7.133 -2.1 -3.3

All Uncooked Other Beef (Excluding Veal), per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.835 4.941 5.032 4.1 1.8 4.572 5.228 5.193 13.6 -0.7

Pork

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.392 5.653 5.505 2.1 -2.6 5.477 5.800 5.795 5.8 -0.1

Chops, center cut, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.736 3.773 3.850 3.1 2.0          

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.734 3.715 3.786 1.4 1.9 3.539 3.909 3.889 9.9 -0.5

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.306 3.238 3.399 2.8 5.0 3.318 3.304 3.468 4.5 5.0

Ham, rump or shank half, bone-in, smoked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Ham, boneless, excluding canned, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.863 4.464 4.253 10.1 -4.7 3.231 3.604 3.819 18.2 6.0

All Ham (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.010 3.431 3.180 5.6 -7.3 3.032 3.165 3.121 2.9 -1.4

All Other Pork (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.614 2.716 2.740 4.8 0.9 2.653 2.789 2.948 11.1 5.7

Other meats

Bologna, all beef or mixed, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.642                  

Poultry

Chicken, fresh, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.501 1.538 1.430 -4.7 -7.0 1.617 1.702 1.712 5.9 0.6

Chicken breast, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Chicken breast, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.052 2.948 2.940 -3.7 -0.3 3.001 2.644 2.652 -11.6 0.3

Chicken legs, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.385 1.429 1.488 7.4 4.1 1.444 1.443 1.485 2.8 2.9

Turkey, frozen, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.400 1.601 1.412 0.9 -11.8          

Eggs

Eggs, grade A, large, per doz.

1.596 1.282 1.405 -12.0 9.6 1.439 1.152 1.253 -12.9 8.8

Dairy products

Milk, fresh, whole, fortified, per gal. (3.8 lit)

2.877 3.119 3.189 10.8 2.2 1.965 2.324 2.469 25.6 6.2

Butter, salted, grade AA, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm)

- 3.821 3.917   2.5 - 3.671 3.372   -8.1

Cheddar cheese, natural, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.229 5.277 5.309 1.5 0.6 5.180 4.949 4.809 -7.2 -2.8

Ice cream, prepackaged, bulk, regular, per 1/2 gal. (1.9 lit)

4.786 4.940 4.935 3.1 -0.1 4.604 4.784 4.441 -3.5 -7.2

Fruits and vegetables

Fresh fruits and vegetables

Apples, Red Delicious, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.566 0.573 0.573 1.2 0.0 0.512 0.553 0.543 6.1 -1.8

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.437 1.470 1.429 -0.6 -2.8 1.399 1.530 1.435 2.6 -6.2

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.371 1.421 1.324 -3.4 -6.8   1.305 1.182   -9.4

Grapes, Thompson Seedless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.060 1.954 2.097 1.8 7.3 1.965 1.810      

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.452 2.062 2.014 -17.9 -2.3 2.325 2.063 2.059 -11.4 -0.2

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.513                  

Strawberries, dry pint, per 12 oz. (340.2 gm)

2.502 2.402 2.604 4.1 8.4 2.540 2.299      

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.725 0.785 0.764 5.4 -2.7 0.717 0.709 0.681 -5.0 -3.9

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.007 1.134 1.337 32.8 17.9     1.274    

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.170 2.203 2.214 2.0 0.5          

Tomatoes, field grown, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.057 1.779 1.903 -7.5 7.0          

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.954 2.044 2.065 5.7 1.0          

Cabbage, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Carrots, short trimmed and topped, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Celery, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Peppers, sweet, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.485 2.228 2.307 -7.2 3.5          

Processed fruits and vegetables

Orange juice, frozen concentrate, 12 oz. can, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

2.475 2.369 2.264 -8.5 -4.4          

Beans, dried, any type, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.364 1.347 1.410 3.4 4.7          

Other foods at home

Sugar and sweets

Sugar, white, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.602 0.589 0.589 -2.2 0.0          

Sugar, white, 33-80 oz. pkg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.582 0.575 0.562 -3.4 -2.3          

Fats and oils

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Margarine, soft, tubs, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.564 1.728                

Peanut butter, creamy, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Nonalcoholic beverages

Cola, nondiet, per 2 liters (67.6 oz)(2)

                   

Coffee, 100%, ground roast, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

  4.174 4.197   0.6          

Other prepared foods

Potato chips, per 16 oz.

4.590 4.389 4.692 2.2 6.9 4.335 4.207 4.305 -0.7 2.3

Alcoholic beverages at home

Malt beverages, all types, all sizes, any origin, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

1.446 1.437 1.418 -1.9 -1.3 1.318 1.381 1.427 8.3 3.3

Wine, red and white table, all sizes, any origin, per 1 liter (33.8 oz)

12.085 12.119 12.203 1.0 0.7 10.087 10.043 10.579 4.9 5.3

Energy (residential)

Fuel oil #2 per gallon (3.785 liters)

3.286 3.008 3.355 2.1 11.5          

Utility (piped) gas per therm

1.020 1.041 1.058 3.7 1.6 0.820 0.808 0.843 2.8 4.3

Electricity per KWH

0.134 0.136 0.133 -0.7 -2.2 0.128 0.131 0.126 -1.6 -3.8

Gasoline, all types, per gallon/3.785 liters(3)

2.733 2.741 2.687 -1.7 -2.0 2.513 2.598 2.500 -0.5 -3.8

Gasoline, unleaded regular, per gallon/3.785 liters

2.671 2.673 2.620 -1.9 -2.0 2.467 2.552 2.455 -0.5 -3.8

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade, per gallon/3.785 liters

2.975 3.025 2.955 -0.7 -2.3 2.760 2.886 2.757 -0.1 -4.5

Gasoline, unleaded premium, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.251 3.297 3.254 0.1 -1.3 3.071 3.167 3.053 -0.6 -3.6

Automotive diesel fuel, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.292 3.086 3.090 -6.1 0.1 3.149 2.924 2.907 -7.7 -0.6

Footnotes
(1) Midwest region: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
(2) Deposit may be included in price.
(3) Also includes types of gasoline not shown separately.

Note: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.