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Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New England

 
Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., Northeast, New England, and Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area

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data
Annual
average
2019
Aug
2020
Sep
2020
Percent change
Annual
average
2018 to
2019
12 months
ended
Aug
2020
Sep
2020

U.S. City Average

255.657 259.918 260.280 1.8 1.3 1.4

Northeast region(1)

269.392 273.597 273.925 1.6 1.1 1.2

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (over 2.5 million)

272.841 277.194 277.897 1.8 1.1 1.4

B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

158.441 160.844 160.756 1.4 1.1 1.0

New England division(3)

New England(4)

103.875 104.864 104.923 1.9 0.7 0.6

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH metropolitan area

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH(5)

281.082   283.391 1.9   0.6

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 New England division includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
(4) December 2017=100.
(5) Published in alternate months.

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