Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest

 
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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Annual
average
2016
Apr
2017
May
2017
Percent change
Annual
average
2015 to
2016
12 months
ended
Apr
2017
May
2017

U.S. City Average

240.007 244.524 244.733 1.3 2.2 1.9

South(1)

232.692 236.728 236.774 1.1 2.0 1.7

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 1.5 million)

235.744 239.722 239.996 1.4 2.1 1.8

B/C (50,000-1.5 million)(2)

147.311 149.998 149.962 0.9 2.1 1.7

D (less than 50,000)

236.979 240.313 239.934 0.5 1.6 1.0

Metropolitan areas

Dallas-Fort Worth, TX(3)

220.677   225.264 1.5   2.1

Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX(3)

216.414 219.852   1.6 2.0  

Footnotes
(1) The South region 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) 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.