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Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast

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

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data
Annual
average
2020
Feb
2021
Mar
2021
Percent change
Annual
average
2019 to
2020
12 months
ended
Feb
2021
Mar
2021

U.S. City Average

258.811 263.014 264.877 1.2 1.7 2.6

South region(1)

248.639 253.386 255.319 1.0 2.0 2.9

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 2.5 million)

253.282 257.802 259.712 0.9 1.8 2.8

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

157.077 160.195 161.438 1.0 2.1 3.0

South divisions

South Atlantic(3)(4)

105.252 107.243 107.943 1.3 2.1 2.9

East South Central(3)(5)

103.042 105.706 106.817 0.7 2.9 4.0

West South Central(3)(6)

102.983 104.684 105.565 0.4 1.5 2.4

Metropolitan areas

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA(7)

246.653 252.972   1.2 2.4  

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

272.097 275.849   0.9 1.4  

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(7)(8)

233.844   242.910 2.5   4.9

Footnotes
(1) The South includes Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) December 2017=100.
(4) The South Atlantic division includes Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
(5) The East South Central division includes Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
(6) The West South Central division includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.
(7) Published in alternate months.
(8) 1987=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.