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Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U. S. city average, by expenditure category

Table 1. Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U): U.S. city average, by expenditure category, June 2015
[1982-84=100, unless otherwise noted]
Expenditure category Relative
importance
May
2015
Unadjusted indexes Unadjusted percent change Seasonally adjusted percent change
Jun.
2014
May
2015
Jun.
2015
Jun.
2014-
Jun.
2015
May
2015-
Jun.
2015
Mar.
2015-
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2015-
May
2015
May
2015-
Jun.
2015

All items

100.000 238.343 237.805 238.638 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.3

Food

14.090 242.326 246.187 246.680 1.8 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3

Food at home

8.271 239.147 241.019 241.494 1.0 0.2 -0.2 -0.2 0.4

Cereals and bakery products

1.136 270.860 273.595 274.479 1.3 0.3 -0.3 -0.1 0.5

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

1.959 252.865 257.106 261.189 3.3 1.6 -0.7 -0.5 1.4

Dairy and related products(1)

0.853 224.522 221.039 219.696 -2.1 -0.6 -0.8 -0.7 -0.6

Fruits and vegetables

1.341 295.139 293.011 288.968 -2.1 -1.4 0.2 0.3 -0.4

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials

0.942 164.700 166.795 166.824 1.3 0.0 0.5 -0.2 0.1

Other food at home

2.041 205.996 209.272 209.787 1.8 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3

Food away from home(1)

5.818 248.445 255.322 255.846 3.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Energy

8.101 259.858 214.330 220.861 -15.0 3.0 -1.3 4.3 1.7

Energy commodities

4.381 322.920 242.315 247.867 -23.2 2.3 -1.9 9.6 3.1

Fuel oil(1)

0.123 370.317 272.874 267.649 -27.7 -1.9 -8.4 0.7 -1.9

Motor fuel

4.173 319.692 239.141 245.147 -23.3 2.5 -1.7 10.2 3.3

Gasoline (all types)

4.110 318.334 238.170 244.226 -23.3 2.5 -1.7 10.4 3.4

Energy services(2)

3.720 211.038 197.083 204.843 -2.9 3.9 -0.5 -1.0 0.2

Electricity(2)

2.951 217.529 207.683 217.468 0.0 4.7 0.0 -1.2 0.2

Utility (piped) gas service(2)

0.768 188.769 162.639 164.205 -13.0 1.0 -2.6 0.0 0.3

All items less food and energy

77.810 238.157 242.119 242.354 1.8 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2

Commodities less food and energy commodities

19.413 147.087 147.014 146.444 -0.4 -0.4 0.1 -0.1 -0.1

Apparel

3.385 127.302 127.083 124.954 -1.8 -1.7 -0.3 -0.5 -0.1

New vehicles

3.539 146.067 147.889 147.845 1.2 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.1

Used cars and trucks

1.668 151.978 150.713 150.970 -0.7 0.2 0.6 -0.4 -0.4

Medical care commodities

1.774 343.224 354.647 354.524 3.3 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.0

Alcoholic beverages

1.006 236.569 239.800 238.911 1.0 -0.4 0.0 0.2 -0.2

Tobacco and smoking products

0.712 907.216 920.372 929.542 2.5 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.8

Services less energy services

58.397 293.668 300.264 301.040 2.5 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Shelter

32.768 270.314 277.563 278.461 3.0 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

Rent of primary residence(2)

7.153 275.321 284.245 285.031 3.5 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(2)(3)

24.305 277.256 284.473 285.436 3.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4

Medical care services

5.974 464.960 476.800 475.546 2.3 -0.3 0.9 0.2 -0.2

Physicians' services(2)

1.586 359.056 365.214 366.541 2.1 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.2

Hospital services(2)(4)

1.892 278.695 292.257 288.959 3.7 -1.1 1.9 0.5 -1.1

Transportation services

5.678 289.018 292.994 293.930 1.7 0.3 0.1 0.7 0.4

Motor vehicle maintenance and repair(1)

1.163 265.656 270.764 270.981 2.0 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.1

Motor vehicle insurance

2.312 435.654 456.995 457.774 5.1 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.3

Airline fare

0.771 342.697 319.401 324.953 -5.2 1.7 -1.3 5.7 2.0

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series were calculated using a geometric means estimator.
(3) Indexes on a December 1982=100 base.
(4) Indexes on a December 1996=100 base.

NOTE: Index applies to a month as a whole, not to any specific date.

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Last Modified Date: July 17, 2015
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