Western Consumer Price Index Card

Monthly and Bimonthly Indexes

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): Selected areas, all items index, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
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U.S. City Average

252.146 252.439 252.885 252.038 2.2 -0.2 -0.3 2.5 0.3 0.2

West region(1)

264.395 265.105 266.195 265.658 3.3 0.2 -0.2 3.5 0.7 0.4

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

272.606 273.414 274.630 273.769 3.4 0.1 -0.3 3.8 0.7 0.4

West - Size Class B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

153.797 154.158 154.729 154.625 3.1 0.3 -0.1 2.9 0.6 0.4

Mountain(3)

102.488 102.812 103.126 103.042   0.2 -0.1   0.6 0.3

Pacific(3)

102.831 103.090 103.553 103.299   0.2 -0.2   0.7 0.4

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

266.665 268.032 269.482 268.560 3.6 0.2 -0.3 4.1 1.1 0.5

Metropolitan areas published in January, March, May, July, September, and November

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

139.554   140.517           0.7  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

287.664   289.673         4.4 0.7  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

271.625   272.805         3.1 0.4  

Urban Alaska

228.716   228.170           -0.2  

Metropolitan areas published in February, April, June, August, October, and December

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  103.241   103.616   0.4        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  295.883   293.858 2.8 -0.7        

Urban Hawaii

  279.113   279.700 2.0 0.2        

Footnotes
(1) The West region includes the Mountain and Pacific divisions.
The Mountain division includes Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Pacific division includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) December 2017=100.
(4) December 2001=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.

 

Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W): Selected areas, all items index, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
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U.S. City Average

246.336 246.565 247.038 245.933 2.2 -0.3 -0.4 2.7 0.3 0.2

West region(1)

256.311 256.950 258.149 257.604 3.5 0.3 -0.2 3.7 0.7 0.5

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

262.699 263.373 264.795 263.924 3.8 0.2 -0.3 4.2 0.8 0.5

West - Size Class B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

153.625 153.998 154.611 154.456 3.1 0.3 -0.1 3.0 0.6 0.4

Mountain(3)

102.994 103.344 103.624 103.443   0.1 -0.2   0.6 0.3

Pacific(3)

102.881 103.100 103.662 103.428   0.3 -0.2   0.8 0.5

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

257.318 258.246 259.899 259.064 3.8 0.3 -0.3 4.3 1.0 0.6

Metropolitan areas published in January, March, May, July, September, and November

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

138.241   139.062           0.6  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

281.536   283.183         4.4 0.6  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

267.757   269.719         3.3 0.7  

Urban Alaska

224.691   225.686           0.4  

Metropolitan areas published in February, April, June, August, October, and December

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  103.109   103.737   0.6        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  280.827   278.473 3.8 -0.8        

Urban Hawaii

  275.861   276.213 2.4 0.1        

Footnotes
(1) The West region includes the Mountain and Pacific divisions.
The Mountain division includes Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
The Pacific division includes Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) December 2017=100.
(4) December 2001=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.