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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

260.474 261.582 263.014 264.877 2.6 1.3 0.7 1.7 1.0 0.5

West region(1)

276.593 277.238 278.702 280.625 2.4 1.2 0.7 1.6 0.8 0.5

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

285.258 285.948 287.470 289.308 2.3 1.2 0.6 1.4 0.8 0.5

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

160.840 161.199 162.042 163.257 2.6 1.3 0.7 1.8 0.7 0.5

Mountain(3)

107.489 107.854 108.386 109.308 2.5 1.3 0.9 1.5 0.8 0.5

Pacific(3)

107.471 107.680 108.262 108.947 2.4 1.2 0.6 1.6 0.7 0.5

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

279.560 280.178 281.347 282.648 2.2 0.9 0.5 1.0 0.6 0.4

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

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

145.660   147.186         1.0 1.0  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

302.948   304.387         1.6 0.5  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

283.409   286.950         1.7 1.2  

Urban Alaska

227.259   229.478         1.3 1.0  

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

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  109.550   110.981 3.6 1.3        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  307.688   315.035 4.1 2.4        

Urban Hawaii

  287.634   290.361 1.8 0.9        

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

254.081 255.296 256.843 258.935 3.0 1.4 0.8 1.9 1.1 0.6

West region(1)

268.282 269.125 270.740 272.841 2.9 1.4 0.8 2.0 0.9 0.6

West - Size Class A (over 2.5 million)

275.500 276.575 278.288 280.294 2.8 1.3 0.7 1.8 1.0 0.6

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

160.507 160.888 161.823 163.169 2.9 1.4 0.8 2.1 0.8 0.6

Mountain(3)

107.850 108.310 108.905 110.009 3.1 1.6 1.0 2.1 1.0 0.5

Pacific(3)

107.640 107.939 108.605 109.363 2.8 1.3 0.7 1.9 0.9 0.6

Metropolitan areas published monthly

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

270.167 271.129 272.816 274.097 2.7 1.1 0.5 1.4 1.0 0.6

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

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

144.665   146.173         1.3 1.0  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

295.687   297.170         1.8 0.5  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

279.308   282.795         1.7 1.2  

Urban Alaska

226.615   229.145         2.0 1.1  

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

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(3)

  110.204   111.823 4.1 1.5        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

  291.490   298.292 4.5 2.3        

Urban Hawaii

  284.959   288.147 1.9 1.1        

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.