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

240.007 243.603 243.801 1.3 2.7 2.4

Northeast region(1)

254.850 258.768 258.510 1.1 2.6 2.2

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

257.868 261.935 261.728 1.1 2.6 2.3

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

150.100 152.244 152.004 0.9 2.5 2.1

South region(3)

232.692 236.052 236.154 1.1 2.8 2.2

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

235.744 239.026 239.112 1.4 2.7 2.2

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

147.311 149.643 149.675 0.9 3.0 2.3

D (less than 50,000)

236.979 238.958 239.476 0.5 2.1 1.7

Metropolitan areas

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

245.290 248.345   0.6 2.1  

Pittsburgh, PA(5)

244.559     1.6    

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

157.180   158.558 1.2   1.3

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.