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Average Retail Food and Energy Prices, U.S. City Average and West Region

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

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

0.448 0.461 0.468 4.5 1.5 0.394   0.422 7.1  

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

0.801 0.748 0.749 -6.5 0.1          

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.192 1.260 1.280 7.4 1.6 1.306 1.516 1.537 17.7 1.4

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

1.280 1.412 1.474 15.2 4.4 1.564 1.757 1.735 10.9 -1.3

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

1.905 2.075 2.118 11.2 2.1 1.936        

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

3.504 3.617 3.717 6.1 2.8   3.817 3.894   2.0

Meats, poultry, fish and eggs

Beef and veal

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

3.951 4.789 5.330 34.9 11.3          

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

3.812 4.461 4.737 24.3 6.2 4.099   4.905 19.7  

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

5.428 6.101 6.314 16.3 3.5 5.239 5.855 5.993 14.4 2.4

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

4.231 4.931 5.291 25.1 7.3 4.366   5.287 21.1  

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)

5.517 7.049 7.165 29.9 1.6 5.693        

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

5.401 6.906 6.546 21.2 -5.2   6.724 7.198   7.0

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

                   

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

5.627 7.068 7.057 25.4 -0.2 5.780 7.000 7.455 29.0 6.5

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

5.882 7.301 7.394 25.7 1.3 5.939 6.914 7.422 25.0 7.3

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)

8.133 9.480 10.423 28.2 9.9 8.242 9.337 10.972 33.1 17.5

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

5.647 6.308 6.752 19.6 7.0          

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

7.679 8.957 9.518 23.9 6.3 7.778 8.700 9.980 28.3 14.7

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

4.976 5.691 6.071 22.0 6.7 5.122 5.455 6.161 20.3 12.9

Pork

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm)

5.878 5.348 5.772 -1.8 7.9 5.276 4.677 5.334 1.1 14.0

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

3.941 4.371 4.544 15.3 4.0          

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.690 4.409 4.689 27.1 6.4 3.666 4.194 4.747 29.5 13.2

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.312 3.972 4.189 26.5 5.5 3.505   4.174 19.1  

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

                   

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

4.235 4.549 4.608 8.8 1.3 4.055        

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

3.130         3.244        

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

2.718 3.085 3.152 16.0 2.2 2.865   3.496 22.0  

Other meats

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

2.837                  

Poultry

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

1.590   1.747 9.9   1.658 1.651 1.619 -2.4 -1.9

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

                   

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

3.051 3.348 3.349 9.8 0.0 3.137   3.442 9.7  

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

1.415 1.581 1.602 13.2 1.3 1.339 1.460 1.475 10.2 1.0

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

1.574                  

Eggs

Eggs, grade A, large, per doz.

1.203 1.640 1.554 29.2 -5.2          

Dairy products

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

3.054 3.210 3.198 4.7 -0.4 3.057 3.294 3.396 11.1 3.1

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

                   

American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm)

3.844 4.097 4.222 9.8 3.1 3.620 3.685 3.661 1.1 -0.7

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

5.254 5.558 5.619 6.9 1.1 5.160 5.212 5.320 3.1 2.1

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

4.633 4.934 5.088 9.8 3.1 5.082 5.734 5.888 15.9 2.7

Fruits and vegetables

Fresh fruits and vegetables

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

                   

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.574 0.589 0.588 2.4 -0.2 0.636 0.665 0.681 7.1 2.4

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.296 1.209 1.296 0.0 7.2 1.280 1.318 1.396 9.1 5.9

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm)

4.647                  

Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.336         1.291        

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

2.675   2.117 -20.9   2.518        

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.066         2.070   1.929 -6.8  

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.134         2.126        

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.614                  

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

2.066 2.174 2.020 -2.2 -7.1 2.039   2.628 28.9  

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm)

0.743 0.855 0.854 14.9 -0.1 0.703 0.856 0.882 25.5 3.0

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.083         0.986        

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm)

2.115         1.938        

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

1.812 1.851 1.922 6.1 3.8 1.779 1.890 1.991 11.9 5.3

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm)

1.944                  

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)

2.364                  

Processed fruits and vegetables

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

2.486 2.375 2.360 -5.1 -0.6          

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

1.316   1.422 8.1   1.199        

Other foods at home

Sugar and sweets

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

0.586 0.647 0.626 6.8 -3.2 0.648 0.741 0.690 6.5 -6.9

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

0.569 0.622 0.597 4.9 -4.0          

Fats and oils

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

                   

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

1.689                  

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)

  4.466 4.517   1.1   4.915 4.873   -0.9

Other prepared foods

Potato chips, per 16 oz.

4.452 4.985 5.087 14.3 2.0 5.059 5.412 5.474 8.2 1.1

Alcoholic beverages at home

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

1.433 1.494 1.484 3.6 -0.7 1.566 1.668 1.634 4.3 -2.0

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

11.952 12.547 12.176 1.9 -3.0 12.201 13.122 13.252 8.6 1.0

Energy (residential)

Fuel oil #2 per gallon (3.785 liters)

2.946 1.905 2.057 -30.2 8.0          

Utility (piped) gas per therm

1.035 1.037 1.037 0.2 0.0 1.145 1.275 1.284 12.1 0.7

Electricity per KWH

0.139 0.134 0.137 -1.4 2.2 0.157 0.156 0.155 -1.3 -0.6

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

2.814 1.946 2.141 -23.9 10.0 3.456 2.435 2.637 -23.7 8.3

Gasoline, unleaded regular, per gallon/3.785 liters

2.752 1.879 2.076 -24.6 10.5 3.405 2.370 2.575 -24.4 8.6

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.080 2.222 2.420 -21.4 8.9 3.648 2.640 2.829 -22.5 7.2

Gasoline, unleaded premium, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.328 2.490 2.673 -19.7 7.3 3.726 2.749 2.937 -21.2 6.8

Automotive diesel fuel, per gallon/3.785 liters

3.104 2.515 2.508 -19.2 -0.3 3.562 2.866 2.879 -19.2 0.5

Footnotes
(1) West region: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
(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.