Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New York-New Jersey

 
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., Northeast, Middle Atlantic, and a metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
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Annual
average
2018
Apr
2019
May
2019
Percent change
Annual
average
2017 to
2018
12 months
ended
Apr
2019
May
2019

U.S. City Average

251.107 255.548 256.092 2.4 2.0 1.8

Northeast region(1)

265.139 269.070 269.744 2.2 1.7 1.5

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (greater than 2,500,000)

268.112 272.375 272.832 2.0 1.8 1.7

B/C (2,500,000 or less)

156.258 158.357 158.925 2.5 1.5 1.2

Middle Atlantic(2)

101.578 102.898 103.153   1.5 1.3

Metropolitan area

New York-Newark-Jersey City

273.641 277.441 278.068 1.9 1.6 1.5

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
(2) The Middle Atlantic division includes New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

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