Consumer Price Index

Appendix 1: Major Group - Housing

Appendix 1: Item structure 1987 and 1998
1987-97 item structure 1998 item structure
MAJOR GROUP: HOUSING MAJOR GROUP: HOUSING
SHELTER SHELTER
Pure rent-renter occupied Rent of primary residence
Rent of dwelling Rent of primary residence
Lodging while out of town Lodging away from home
Lodging while at school Housing at school, excluding board
Other lodging away from home
including hotels and motels
Rental equivalence and household
insurance
Owners' equivalent rent of primary
residence
Owners' equivalent rent Owners' equivalent rent of primary
residence
Unsampled household insurance
Tenants' insurance Tenants' and household insurance
Tenants' insurance Tenants' and household insurance
Maintenance and repair services
Property maintenance and repair
services
Maintenance and repair commodities
Materials, supplies, equipment for
home repairs
Other property maintenance
commodities
FUELS AND UTILITIES FUELS AND UTILITIES
FUELS FUELS
Fuel oil and other fuels Fuel oil and other fuels
Fuel oil Fuel oil
Other fuels Other household fuels
Gas (piped) and electricity Gas (piped) and electricity
Electricity Electricity
Utility natural gas service Utility natural gas service
Other utilities and public services Water and sewer and trash collection
services
Telephone services, local charges Water and sewerage maintenance
Water and sewerage maintenance Garbage and trash collection
Community antenna and cable
television
Garbage and trash collection
Interstate telephone services
Intrastate telephone services
HOUSEHOLD FURNISHINGS AND
OPERATIONS
HOUSEHOLD FURNISHINGS AND
OPERATIONS
Textile house furnishings Window and floor coverings and other
linens
Linens, curtains, drapes, sewing
materials
Floor coverings
Window coverings
Other linens
Furniture and bedding Furniture and bedding
Bedroom furniture Bedroom furniture
Sofas Living room, kitchen, and dining room
furniture
Living room chairs and tables Other furniture
Other furniture Unsampled furniture
Household appliances Appliances
Refrigerators and home freezers Major appliances
Laundry equipment Other appliances
Stoves, ovens, portable dishwashers,
window air conditioners
Unsampled appliances
Other household equipment and
furnishings
Other household equipment and
furnishings
Floor/window coverings, outdoor/
infant/laundry equipment
Clocks, lamps, and decorator items
Clocks, lamps, and decorator items Indoor plants and flowers
Tableware, serving pieces, nonelectric
kitchenware
Dishes and flatware
Lawn and garden equipment, tools,
hardware
Nonelectric cookware and tableware
Small kitchen appliances, sewing
machines, portable heating/cooling
equipment
Tools, hardware, outdoor equipment
and supplies
Indoor plants and fresh cut flowers Tools, hardware and supplies
Unsampled household equipment
parts, small furnishings
Outdoor equipment and supplies
Unsampled tools, hardware, outdoor
equipment and supplies
Housekeeping supplies Housekeeping supplies
Laundry and cleaning products Household cleaning products
Household paper products, including
stationery
Household paper products
Other household products, lawn and
garden supplies
Miscellaneous household products
Housekeeping services Household operations
Postage Housekeeping services
Unsampled baby-sitting Gardening and lawn care services
Domestic service Moving, storage, freight expense
Other household services Repair of household items
Appliance and furniture repair Unsampled household operations
Care of invalids, elderly, and
convalescents in the home
Unsampled rent/repair of household
equipment, sound equipment
Television and sound equipment
Television sets
Video cassette recorders, disc players,
and tapes
Audio components, radios, recordings,
and other
Unsampled accessories for electric
equipment
Information processing equipment
Information processing equipment
Note: Items in capital bold indicate INTERMEDIATE AGGREGATE.
Items in bold indicate Expenditure class.
Other items are item strata.

Last Modified Date: October 16, 2001

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