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Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators

 

CPI for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. City Average, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, and Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, July 2022 (1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted) (PDF format: not updated until mid-morning on release day)
Item and group U.S. City Average
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land
Index Percent change
Index Percent change
Index Percent change
Jul.
2022
12-
month
1-
month
2-
month
Jul.
2022
12-
month
1-
month
2-
month
Jul.
2022
12-
month
1-
month
2-
month

All items

296.276 8.5 0.0 1.4 277.005 9.4   1.0        

Food and beverages

306.278 10.5 1.1 2.1 307.220 12.2   2.0        

Food

308.532 10.9 1.1 2.2 302.627 13.0   2.1        

Food at home

292.972 13.1 1.4 2.5 259.676 15.5 1.9 1.7 269.562 15.3 1.0 1.4

Cereals and bakery products

332.968 15.0 2.0 4.1 299.302 13.1   1.2        

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

318.141 10.9 0.6 1.0 319.096 15.6   4.5        

Dairy and related products

265.638 14.9 1.7 3.1 233.823 15.5   1.5        

Fruits and vegetables

341.839 9.3 0.4 0.1 213.303 12.7   -5.6        

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(1)

204.944 13.8 2.0 2.9 229.262 18.4   6.5        

Other food at home

257.295 15.8 2.1 4.0 248.796 17.3   2.5        

Food away from home

331.342 7.6 0.7 1.7 366.109 10.0   2.6        

Alcoholic beverages

274.344 4.2 0.3 0.8 361.785 2.3   0.5        

Housing

302.327 7.4 0.5 1.5 272.042 10.0   2.4        

Shelter

354.935 5.7 0.6 1.2 298.028 7.5 0.6 1.2 290.632 5.2 0.0 0.5

Rent of primary residence

370.448 6.3 0.7 1.5 324.536 9.2 1.3 1.7 287.239 6.0 0.5 0.7

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(2)

363.311 5.8 0.6 1.4 319.516 6.8 0.6 1.1 271.942 5.7 0.7 1.6

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(2)

363.359 5.8 0.6 1.4 319.516 6.8 0.6 1.1 271.942 5.7 0.7 1.6

Fuels and utilities

305.797 16.6 -0.2 3.6 338.087 31.1   11.7        

Household energy

261.643 20.5 -0.3 4.4 326.246 42.8 8.4 15.4 223.104 26.6 -0.9 -0.9

Energy Services

262.731 18.8 0.3 5.5 321.856 43.2 8.6 15.8 218.997 26.3 -0.9 -0.9

Electricity

262.347 15.2 1.9 6.0 306.957 47.3 13.1 19.4 226.778 28.5 0.0 0.0

Utility (piped) gas service

258.666 30.5 -3.9 3.9 310.929 23.8 -11.5 -1.1        

Household furnishings & operations

144.291 10.1 0.5 1.1 135.384 6.1   -0.1        

Apparel

125.188 5.1 -1.1 -1.4 112.110 5.7   -4.1        

Transportation

278.958 16.4 -2.0 1.7 272.281 17.8   -0.7        

Private transportation

277.502 16.6 -1.7 2.2 279.365 18.1   0.4        

New and used motor vehicles(3)

131.074 9.2 0.5 2.5 139.430 10.0   2.1        

New vehicles(1)

173.618 10.4 0.6 1.3 223.366 4.7   1.2        

Used cars and trucks(1)

213.683 6.6 0.3 2.5 500.696 7.0   2.4        

Motor fuel

399.682 44.5 -7.6 1.5 380.841 43.8 -13.1 -3.6 364.660 48.3 -9.8 -0.6

Gasoline (all types)

396.952 44.0 -7.7 1.5 377.041 43.2 -13.3 -3.6 363.484 47.7 -9.9 -0.4

Motor vehicle insurance(1)

609.585 7.4 0.9 2.5                

Medical care

549.562 4.8 0.5 1.1 499.554 3.7   0.6        

Recreation(3)

131.087 4.4 0.3 0.6 123.216 -0.9   -1.8        

Education and communication(3)

143.150 0.5 -0.1 0.0 131.565 -2.8   -0.4        

Tuition, other school fees, and childcare(1)

806.644 2.6 0.2 0.6 1,297.449 1.6   0.1        

Other goods and services

507.204 6.3 0.4 0.8                

SPECIAL INDEXES (CPI-U)

Energy

325.407 32.9 -4.5 2.7 354.394 43.2 -4.1 4.6 285.587 37.7 -6.0 -0.7

All items less shelter

276.416 9.9 -0.3 1.4 268.185 10.4   1.0        

All items less food and energy

295.646 5.9 0.3 1.1 271.294 5.7   0.4        

All items (1967 = 100)

887.511       868.949              

CPI FOR URBAN WAGE EARNERS
AND CLERICAL WORKERS (CPI-W)

All items

292.219 9.1 -0.1 1.5 287.111 10.2   1.1        

All items (1967 = 100)

870.432       885.355              

Footnotes
(1) For Dallas, indexes on a February 1978=100 base. For Houston, indexes on an April 1978=100 base.
(2) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(3) Indexes on a December 1997=100 base.

Note: The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban households. The indexes for food at home, energy, and shelter are compiled monthly for Dallas and Houston. Full surveys, which produce the All Items Indexes and major components, are compiled every two months. These full surveys are published for the odd-numbered months for Dallas and for the even-numbered months for Houston.

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