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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)
Area

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U.S. City Average

257.797 259.101 259.918 260.280 1.4 0.5 0.1 1.3 0.8 0.3

West region(1)

274.155 275.597 276.443 276.422 1.6 0.3 0.0 1.9 0.8 0.3

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

283.590 284.994 285.441 284.925 1.3 0.0 -0.2 2.0 0.7 0.2

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

158.857 159.752 160.528 160.846 2.0 0.7 0.2 1.8 1.1 0.5

Mountain(3)

107.226 107.573 107.719 107.735 1.8 0.2 0.0 2.1 0.5 0.1

Pacific(3)

106.277 106.914 107.309 107.292 1.5 0.4 0.0 1.8 1.0 0.4

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

278.121 279.899 280.116 279.366 1.2 -0.2 -0.3 2.0 0.7 0.1

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

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

145.849   146.395         1.8 0.4  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

300.032   300.182         1.6 0.0  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

281.055   284.905         1.6 1.4  

Urban Alaska

225.245   226.984         -1.5 0.8  

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

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  107.640   108.201 1.7 0.5        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  305.611   304.443 1.1 -0.4        

Urban Hawaii

  285.725   287.529 1.9 0.6        

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

251.054 252.636 253.597 254.004 1.5 0.5 0.2 1.4 1.0 0.4

West region(1)

265.222 266.881 268.075 268.261 1.9 0.5 0.1 2.2 1.1 0.4

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

273.125 274.770 275.518 275.247 1.6 0.2 -0.1 2.3 0.9 0.3

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

158.229 159.255 160.249 160.629 2.1 0.9 0.2 2.0 1.3 0.6

Mountain(3)

107.213 107.623 107.934 107.989 2.0 0.3 0.1 2.1 0.7 0.3

Pacific(3)

106.221 106.969 107.503 107.584 1.8 0.6 0.1 2.2 1.2 0.5

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

268.118 270.012 270.563 270.257 1.4 0.1 -0.1 2.2 0.9 0.2

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

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

144.415   145.127         2.2 0.5  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

292.420   293.062         1.6 0.2  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

276.244   281.131         2.4 1.8  

Urban Alaska

224.914   226.874         0.1 0.9  

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

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  108.055   108.684 2.1 0.6        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  288.956   287.515 1.2 -0.5        

Urban Hawaii

  282.809   284.455 2.0 0.6        

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.