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

248.991 249.554 250.546 251.588 2.8 0.8 0.4 2.5 0.6 0.4

West region(1)

259.986 260.994 262.037 263.240 3.5 0.9 0.5 3.2 0.8 0.4

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

268.106 269.271 270.283 271.302 3.7 0.8 0.4 3.6 0.8 0.4

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

151.200 151.702 152.350 153.201 3.0 1.0 0.6 2.6 0.8 0.4

Mountain(3)

100.905 101.196 101.800 102.497   1.3 0.7   0.9 0.6

Pacific(3)

101.070 101.499 101.831 102.214   0.7 0.4   0.8 0.3

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

263.012 264.158 265.095 266.148 4.1 0.8 0.4 4.0 0.8 0.4

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

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

136.774   138.406           1.2  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

281.308   283.422         3.2 0.8  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

268.031   270.309         3.3 0.8  

Urban Alaska

221.679   222.485           0.4  

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

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  101.897   102.929   1.0        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  290.810   289.243   -0.5        

Urban Hawaii

  275.408   276.359   0.3        

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

242.988 243.463 244.607 245.770 3.0 0.9 0.5 2.6 0.7 0.5

West region(1)

251.704 252.644 253.933 255.316 3.7 1.1 0.5 3.5 0.9 0.5

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

257.891 258.983 260.258 261.608 4.1 1.0 0.5 3.9 0.9 0.5

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

150.911 151.404 152.203 153.069 3.1 1.1 0.6 2.7 0.9 0.5

Mountain(3)

101.084 101.358 102.223 102.953   1.6 0.7   1.1 0.9

Pacific(3)

101.055 101.474 101.853 102.338   0.9 0.5   0.8 0.4

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

253.243 254.451 255.379 256.652 4.3 0.9 0.5 4.1 0.8 0.4

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

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

134.439   136.443           1.5  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

275.699   278.039         3.4 0.8  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

264.477   266.720         3.5 0.8  

Urban Alaska

219.714   220.624           0.4  

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

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  101.909   103.025   1.1        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  272.813   273.534   0.3        

Urban Hawaii

  272.021   272.866   0.3        

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.