New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card

 
Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): Indexes and percent changes for selected periods, New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item and Group Indexes Percent change from-
Mar
2019
Apr
2019
May
2019
May
2018
Mar
2019
Apr
2019

Expenditure category

All items

276.570 277.441 278.068 1.5 0.5 0.2

All items (1967=100)

799.526 802.042 803.857      

Food and beverages

270.636 270.123 269.707 1.4 -0.3 -0.2

Food

270.756 270.294 269.643 1.3 -0.4 -0.2

Food at home

259.546 258.348 256.611 0.7 -1.1 -0.7

Cereals and bakery products

306.981 300.794 306.056 2.1 -0.3 1.7

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

254.454 254.478 249.685 -0.1 -1.9 -1.9

Dairy and related products

225.649 227.752 224.001 1.0 -0.7 -1.6

Fruits and vegetables

334.342 325.386 328.599 0.0 -1.7 1.0

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(1)

248.616 255.104 251.206 3.1 1.0 -1.5

Other food at home

230.412 229.749 226.441 -0.3 -1.7 -1.4

Food away from home

293.993 294.575 295.465 2.2 0.5 0.3

Alcoholic beverages

264.415 263.215 266.044 3.0 0.6 1.1

Housing

301.791 302.413 302.192 1.4 0.1 -0.1

Shelter

382.414 384.220 384.085 2.2 0.4 0.0

Rent of primary residence

396.754 398.932 399.681 3.1 0.7 0.2

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(2)

388.962 389.944 389.868 1.8 0.2 0.0

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(2)

388.481 389.461 389.385 1.8 0.2 0.0

Fuels and utilities

196.239 192.664 190.433 -4.8 -3.0 -1.2

Household energy

187.523 183.483 181.053 -5.9 -3.5 -1.3

Energy services

178.718 174.095 171.555 -6.7 -4.0 -1.5

Electricity

178.798 175.302 172.359 -7.5 -3.6 -1.7

Utility (piped) gas service

168.262 162.164 160.395 -5.2 -4.7 -1.1

Household furnishings and operations

109.961 109.450 110.371 0.4 0.4 0.8

Apparel

125.298 120.552 122.042 -4.9 -2.6 1.2

Transportation

218.283 223.336 226.897 0.4 3.9 1.6

Private transportation

205.715 210.603 212.972 0.3 3.5 1.1

New and used motor vehicles(3)

91.127 91.015 90.026 -1.7 -1.2 -1.1

New vehicles(1)

204.123 204.534 204.301 1.7 0.1 -0.1

Used cars and trucks(1)

269.956 270.612 267.819 0.6 -0.8 -1.0

Motor fuel

208.752 225.223 238.052 -0.7 14.0 5.7

Gasoline (all types)

207.720 224.169 236.979 -0.7 14.1 5.7

Gasoline, unleaded regular(4)

206.468 223.441 236.450 -0.7 14.5 5.8

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade(4)(5)

216.774 228.991 241.485 -0.5 11.4 5.5

Gasoline, unleaded premium(4)

218.523 231.591 242.951 0.0 11.2 4.9

Motor vehicle insurance(1)

763.145 763.145 761.868 2.4 -0.2 -0.2

Medical care

504.067 504.551 505.462 4.3 0.3 0.2

Recreation(3)

124.499 125.593 126.044 3.1 1.2 0.4

Education and communication(3)

143.612 144.143 144.380 2.3 0.5 0.2

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(1)

1,204.282 1,204.276 1,205.871 3.4 0.1 0.1

Other goods and services

434.964 433.891 435.631 1.8 0.2 0.4

Commodity and service group

All items

276.570 277.441 278.068 1.5 0.5 0.2

Commodities

190.914 191.104 192.610 0.1 0.9 0.8

Commodities less food and beverages

143.120 143.619 145.914 -1.1 2.0 1.6

Nondurables less food and beverages

182.224 183.761 187.698 -1.6 3.0 2.1

Durables

93.649 92.979 93.358 0.2 -0.3 0.4

Services

348.744 350.122 350.182 2.0 0.4 0.0

Special aggregate indexes

All items less medical care

266.692 267.579 268.195 1.3 0.6 0.2

All items less shelter

234.608 235.082 236.055 1.0 0.6 0.4

Commodities less food

147.646 148.097 150.422 -0.8 1.9 1.6

Nondurables

227.768 228.375 230.352 0.0 1.1 0.9

Nondurables less food

187.203 188.594 192.480 -1.3 2.8 2.1

Services less rent of shelter(2)

323.287 324.226 324.505 1.8 0.4 0.1

Services less medical care services

335.584 336.972 336.934 1.6 0.4 0.0

Energy

198.185 201.948 205.330 -3.6 3.6 1.7

All items less energy

286.132 286.722 287.082 1.9 0.3 0.1

All items less food and energy

290.772 291.529 292.048 1.9 0.4 0.2

Footnotes
(1) Index is on a December 1977=100 base.
(2) Index is on a December 1982=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a December 1997=100 base.
(4) Special index based on a substantially smaller sample.
(5) Indexes on a December 1993=100 base.

The New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA consolidated area comprises the five boroughs of New York City, Dutchess, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties in New York; Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, and Union Counties in New Jersey; and Pike County in Pennsylvania.

 

Table 2. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): Selected areas, all items index, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
CPI-U Indexes Percent change to May 2019 from- Percent change to Apr 2019 from-
Feb
2019
Mar
2019
Apr
2019
May
2019
May
2018
Mar
2019
Apr
2019
Apr
2018
Feb
2019
Mar
2019

U.S. city average

252.776 254.202 255.548 256.092 1.8 0.7 0.2 2.0 1.1 0.5

U.S. city average (1967=100)

757.204 761.477 765.507 767.138            

Region(1)

Northeast

266.706 268.025 269.070 269.744 1.5 0.6 0.3 1.7 0.9 0.4

New England(2)

102.640 103.517 103.956 104.225 1.9 0.7 0.3 2.1 1.3 0.4

Middle Atlantic(2)

102.137 102.511 102.898 103.153 1.3 0.6 0.2 1.5 0.7 0.4

Midwest

235.444 236.793 237.510 238.219 1.3 0.6 0.3 1.5 0.9 0.3

East North Central(2)

102.212 102.656 102.928 103.246 1.3 0.6 0.3 1.5 0.7 0.3

West North Central(2)

101.940 102.818 103.209 103.496 1.4 0.7 0.3 1.7 1.2 0.4

South

243.856 245.554 246.847 246.667 1.4 0.5 -0.1 1.8 1.2 0.5

South Atlantic(2)

102.769 103.564 104.134 104.045 1.9 0.5 -0.1 2.3 1.3 0.6

East South Central(2)

101.712 102.336 102.541 102.455 0.3 0.1 -0.1 0.7 0.8 0.2

West South Central(2)

101.522 102.123 102.775 102.732 1.0 0.6 0.0 1.4 1.2 0.6

West

266.215 267.370 269.522 270.880 2.9 1.3 0.5 2.9 1.2 0.8

Mountain(2)

102.685 103.339 104.090 105.048 2.5 1.7 0.9 2.2 1.4 0.7

Pacific(2)

103.727 104.100 104.967 105.336 3.1 1.2 0.4 3.1 1.2 0.8

Selected local areas(1)

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI(3)

239.669 240.019 239.726 241.758 1.2 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.0 -0.1

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA(3)

269.608 271.311 273.945 274.479 3.1 1.2 0.2 3.3 1.6 1.0

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA(3)

275.823 276.570 277.441 278.068 1.5 0.5 0.2 1.6 0.6 0.3

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH(4)

  280.393   280.937 2.3 0.2        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX(4)

  236.495   237.485 1.5 0.4        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO(4)

  264.332   266.280 1.6 0.7        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI(4)

  248.706   251.171 2.3 1.0        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(4)

  104.749   105.959 2.9 1.2        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA(4)

  297.226   300.303 3.8 1.0        

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(4)(5)

  226.927   229.018 2.2 0.9        

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(4)(6)

  264.257   265.967 1.6 0.6        

Urban Hawaii(4)

  280.263   282.271 2.1 0.7        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA(7)

240.072   243.383         2.5 1.4  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(6)(7)

254.433   258.816         2.6 1.7  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI(7)

232.549   234.022         1.0 0.6  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX(7)

226.804   229.261         1.8 1.1  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL(7)

268.288   270.553         2.2 0.8  

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD(7)

253.218   256.528         1.9 1.3  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(7)(8)

139.660   141.642         2.3 1.4  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA(7)

291.227   294.801         4.0 1.2  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA(7)

275.304   276.765         2.4 0.5  

St. Louis, MO-IL(7)

228.528   230.900         1.0 1.0  

Urban Alaska(7)

227.183   228.553         2.7 0.6  

Footnotes
(1) In January 2018, BLS introduced a new geographic area sample for the Consumer Price Index (CPI), based on data from the most recent Decennial Census. For additional information on the geographic revision, go to: www.bls.gov/cpi/additional-resources/geographic-revision-2018.htm.
(2) Index on a December 2017=100 base.
(3) Area data published monthly.
(4) Area data published for January, March, May, July, September, and November.
(5) 1987=100.
(6) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(7) Area data published for February, April, June, August, October, and December.
(8) December 2001=100.

Regions and divisions are defined as follows:
Northeast Region- Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont;
Middle Atlantic Division- New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania;
New England Division- Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont;
South Region- Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia;
East South Central Division- Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee;
South Atlantic Division- Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia;
West South Central Division- Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas;
Midwest Region- Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin;
East North Central Division- Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin;
West North Central Division- Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota;
West Region- Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming;
Mountain Division- Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming; and
Pacific Division- Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

 

Table 3. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W): Selected areas, all items index, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
CPI-W Indexes Percent change to May 2019 from- Percent change to Apr 2019 from-
Feb
2019
Mar
2019
Apr
2019
May
2019
May
2018
Mar
2019
Apr
2019
Apr
2018
Feb
2019
Mar
2019

U.S. city average

246.218 247.768 249.332 249.871 1.7 0.8 0.2 1.9 1.3 0.6

U.S. city average (1967=100)

733.407 738.024 742.683 744.288            

Region(1)

Northeast

262.620 263.917 264.971 265.678 1.3 0.7 0.3 1.5 0.9 0.4

New England(2)

102.510 103.399 103.793 104.047 1.9 0.6 0.2 1.9 1.3 0.4

Middle Atlantic(2)

101.967 102.362 102.776 103.057 1.2 0.7 0.3 1.4 0.8 0.4

Midwest

229.110 230.728 231.726 232.396 1.3 0.7 0.3 1.6 1.1 0.4

East North Central(2)

102.114 102.704 103.131 103.471 1.3 0.7 0.3 1.6 1.0 0.4

West North Central(2)

101.731 102.739 103.219 103.426 1.1 0.7 0.2 1.5 1.5 0.5

South

239.130 241.036 242.558 242.359 1.3 0.5 -0.1 1.8 1.4 0.6

South Atlantic(2)

102.666 103.547 104.183 104.071 1.8 0.5 -0.1 2.2 1.5 0.6

East South Central(2)

101.805 102.513 102.797 102.651 0.6 0.1 -0.1 1.1 1.0 0.3

West South Central(2)

101.278 102.038 102.825 102.797 0.9 0.7 0.0 1.3 1.5 0.8

West

257.519 258.617 261.149 262.608 2.9 1.5 0.6 2.8 1.4 1.0

Mountain(2)

102.923 103.508 104.502 105.572 2.5 2.0 1.0 2.2 1.5 1.0

Pacific(2)

103.589 103.972 104.997 105.389 3.0 1.4 0.4 3.1 1.4 1.0

Selected local areas(1)

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI(3)

230.814 231.627 231.596 233.528 1.2 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.3 0.0

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA(3)

259.734 261.278 264.469 265.283 3.4 1.5 0.3 3.6 1.8 1.2

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA(3)

270.250 271.123 271.992 272.726 1.4 0.6 0.3 1.5 0.6 0.3

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH(4)

  279.451   279.579 2.2 0.0        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX(4)

  241.763   243.774 1.8 0.8        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO(4)

  254.616   256.352 1.4 0.7        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI(4)

  242.202   244.698 2.0 1.0        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(4)

  104.769   106.159 3.0 1.3        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA(4)

  279.093   281.727 3.0 0.9        

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(4)(5)

  225.496   226.885 2.2 0.6        

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(4)(6)

  259.906   262.018 1.4 0.8        

Urban Hawaii(4)

  276.462   278.551 2.1 0.8        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA(7)

236.898   240.294         2.4 1.4  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(6)(7)

252.854   257.256         2.6 1.7  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI(7)

226.675   229.133         1.3 1.1  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX(7)

221.664   225.023         1.6 1.5  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL(7)

263.874   266.713         2.1 1.1  

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD(7)

253.291   256.881         1.8 1.4  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(7)(8)

137.722   140.153         2.7 1.8  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA(7)

284.758   288.266         3.7 1.2  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA(7)

271.039   272.393         2.1 0.5  

St. Louis, MO-IL(7)

226.206   228.690         0.8 1.1  

Urban Alaska(7)

223.971   225.713         2.3 0.8  

Footnotes
(1) In January 2018, BLS introduced a new geographic area sample for the Consumer Price Index (CPI), based on data from the most recent Decennial Census. For additional information on the geographic revision, go to: www.bls.gov/cpi/additional-resources/geographic-revision-2018.htm.
(2) Index on a December 2017=100 base.
(3) Area data published monthly.
(4) Area data published for January, March, May, July, September, and November.
(5) 1987=100.
(6) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(7) Area data published for February, April, June, August, October, and December.
(8) December 2001=100.

Regions and divisions are defined as follows:
Northeast Region- Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont;
Middle Atlantic Division- New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania;
New England Division- Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont;
South Region- Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia;
East South Central Division- Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee;
South Atlantic Division- Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia;
West South Central Division- Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas;
Midwest Region- Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin;
East North Central Division- Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin;
West North Central Division- Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota;
West Region- Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming;
Mountain Division- Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming; and
Pacific Division- Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.