Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic

 
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., Northeast, and South, and selected metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
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U.S. City Average

245.120 246.669 246.524 2.1 2.2 2.1

Northeast region(1)

259.538 260.630 260.791 1.8 1.6 1.7

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

262.852 263.917 263.913 1.9 1.7 1.7

B/C (50,000-1.5 million)(2)

152.475 153.181 153.547 1.6 1.4 1.7

South region(3)

237.456 238.861 238.512 2.0 2.1 1.8

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

240.890 242.880 242.530 2.2 2.3 2.1

B/C (50,000-1.5 million)(2)

150.334 151.121 150.825 2.1 2.1 1.7

D (less than 50,000)

240.256 240.014 240.384 1.4 0.9 1.2

Metropolitan areas

Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-NJ-DE-MD(4)

248.423   248.617 1.3   0.8

Pittsburgh, PA(5)

250.050     2.2    

Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV(4)(6)

159.202 160.157   1.3 1.6  

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) The South region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
(4) Published in alternate months.
(5) Published only as semi-annual (6-month) average.
(6) November 1996=100

Source: Consumer Price Index
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban households.