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Average retail food and energy prices, U.S. city average and Midwest region
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Cereals and bakery products

Flour, white, all purpose, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.530 0.547 0.532 0.4 -2.7
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0.523 0.535 0.470 -10.1 -12.1

Rice, white, long grain, uncooked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.702 0.750 0.739 5.3 -1.5

Spaghetti and macaroni, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.371 1.241 1.301 -5.1 4.8
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1.367 1.335 1.265 -7.5 -5.2

Bread, white, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.401 1.388 1.401 0.0 0.9
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1.339 1.335 1.298 -3.1 -2.8

Bread, whole wheat, pan, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.071 2.092 2.016 -2.7 -3.6
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2.185 2.107 1.956 -10.5 -7.2

Cookies, chocolate chip, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.428 3.579 3.391 -1.1 -5.3
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Meats, poultry, fish and eggs

Beef and veal

Ground chuck, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.461 3.886 3.849 11.2 -1.0
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3.282 3.774 3.666 11.7 -2.9

Ground beef, 100% beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.311 3.808 3.856 16.5 1.3
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2.992 3.409 3.211 7.3 -5.8

Ground beef, lean and extra lean, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.861 5.423 5.356 10.2 -1.2
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All uncooked ground beef, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.750 4.226 4.213 12.3 -0.3
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3.554 4.046 3.974 11.8 -1.8

Chuck roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.162 4.843 4.763 14.4 -1.7
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Chuck roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.475 5.073 5.014 12.0 -1.2
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4.434 5.028 4.874 9.9 -3.1

Round roast, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.601 5.160 5.166 12.3 0.1
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4.406 5.144 5.192 17.8 0.9

Round roast, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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All Uncooked Beef Roasts, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.707 5.374 5.339 13.4 -0.7
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4.480 5.183 5.087 13.5 -1.9

Steak, round, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.804 5.522 5.629 17.2 1.9
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4.513 5.458 5.598 24.0 2.6

Steak, round, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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5.016 5.565 5.522 10.1 -0.8
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Steak, sirloin, graded and ungraded, excluding USDA Prime and Choice, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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6.009
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Steak, sirloin, USDA Choice, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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6.791 7.356 7.588 11.7 3.2
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6.229 6.802 7.064 13.4 3.9

Beef for stew, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.553 5.221 5.119 12.4 -2.0
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4.528 4.965 4.831 6.7 -2.7

All Uncooked Beef Steaks, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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6.369 6.974 6.941 9.0 -0.5
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6.359 6.848 6.869 8.0 0.3

All Uncooked Other Beef (Excluding Veal), per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.079 4.433 4.438 8.8 0.1
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4.385 4.184 4.304 -1.8 2.9

Pork

Bacon, sliced, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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5.092 5.690 6.048 18.8 6.3
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5.109 5.360 5.507 7.8 2.7

Chops, center cut, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.631 4.200 4.308 18.6 2.6
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3.805 4.190 10.1

Chops, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.058 4.363 4.444 9.5 1.9
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3.969 4.297 4.290 8.1 -0.2

All Pork Chops, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.552 4.044 4.106 15.6 1.5
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3.775 3.999 4.114 9.0 2.9

Ham, rump or shank half, bone-in, smoked, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.315 2.296 -0.8
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Ham, boneless, excluding canned, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.944 4.131 4.198 6.4 1.6
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3.885 3.731 3.972 2.2 6.5

All Ham (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.743 2.847 2.976 8.5 4.5
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2.827 2.615 2.912 3.0 11.4

All Other Pork (Excluding Canned Ham and Luncheon Slices), per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.447 2.904 2.963 21.1 2.0
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2.554 3.126 3.075 20.4 -1.6

Other meats

Bologna, all beef or mixed, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.054 3.013 3.011 -1.4 -0.1
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2.862

Poultry

Chicken, fresh, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.466 1.530 1.556 6.1 1.7
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1.486 1.487 1.548 4.2 4.1

Chicken breast, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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Chicken breast, boneless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.429 3.392 3.474 1.3 2.4
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3.461 3.578 3.629 4.9 1.4

Chicken legs, bone-in, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.609 1.538 1.559 -3.1 1.4
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1.461 1.406 1.414 -3.2 0.6

Turkey, frozen, whole, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.654 1.610 1.602 -3.1 -0.5
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1.945 1.841 1.867 -4.0 1.4

Eggs

Eggs, grade A, large, per doz.

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1.870 2.119 1.996 6.7 -5.8
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1.503 1.955 1.746 16.2 -10.7

Dairy products

Milk, fresh, whole, fortified, per gal. (3.8 lit)

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3.441 3.687 3.735 8.5 1.3
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3.144 3.382 3.310 5.3 -2.1

Butter, salted, grade AA, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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American processed cheese, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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4.065 4.535 4.515 11.1 -0.4
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3.703 4.359 4.278 15.5 -1.9

Cheddar cheese, natural, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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5.559 5.733 5.586 0.5 -2.6
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6.246 6.252 6.077 -2.7 -2.8

Ice cream, prepackaged, bulk, regular, per 1/2 gal. (1.9 lit)

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4.831 5.011 4.911 1.7 -2.0
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4.514 4.708 4.572 1.3 -2.9

Fruits and vegetables

Fresh fruits and vegetables

Apples, Red Delicious, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.406 1.356 1.393 -0.9 2.7
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1.583

Bananas, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.603 0.597 0.603 0.0 1.0
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0.537 0.540 0.513 -4.5 -5.0

Oranges, Navel, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.048 1.261 1.342 28.1 6.4
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1.073 1.306 1.336 24.5 2.3

Oranges, Valencia, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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Cherries, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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Grapefruit, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.979 1.021 1.006 2.8 -1.5
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1.000 0.975 0.931 -6.9 -4.5

Grapes, Thompson Seedless, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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3.008 3.059 3.158 5.0 3.2
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2.868 2.867 2.807 -2.1 -2.1

Lemons, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.566 1.743 1.818 16.1 4.3
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1.661 1.728 1.587 -4.5 -8.2

Peaches, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.433

Pears, Anjou, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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Strawberries, dry pint, per 12 oz. (340.2 gm)

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1.647 1.713 1.892 14.9 10.4
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1.454 1.642 1.633 12.3 -0.5

Potatoes, white, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.636 0.672 0.678 6.6 0.9
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0.479 0.572 0.572 19.4 0.0

Lettuce, iceberg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.924 0.896 0.993 7.5 10.8
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0.839 0.720 0.890 6.1 23.6

Lettuce, romaine, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.457 1.569 1.600 9.8 2.0
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Tomatoes, field grown, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.454 1.622 1.629 12.0 0.4
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1.271 1.328 1.409 10.9 6.1

Broccoli, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.664 1.739 1.770 6.4 1.8
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1.649 1.717 1.657 0.5 -3.5

Cabbage, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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Carrots, short trimmed and topped, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.935

Celery, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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Peppers, sweet, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.363 2.399 2.645 11.9 10.3
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2.364

Processed fruits and vegetables

Orange juice, frozen concentrate, 12 oz. can, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

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2.606 2.426 2.571 -1.3 6.0
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2.515 2.446 2.444 -2.8 -0.1

Beans, dried, any type, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.389 1.481 1.457 4.9 -1.6
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Other foods at home

Sugar and sweets

Sugar, white, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.664 0.599 0.607 -8.6 1.3
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0.653 0.546 0.527 -19.3 -3.5

Sugar, white, 33-80 oz. pkg, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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0.674 0.612 0.610 -9.5 -0.3
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0.660 0.527 -20.2

Fats and oils

Margarine, stick, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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1.372
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Margarine, soft, tubs, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.083 2.072 2.176 4.5 5.0
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1.890

Peanut butter, creamy, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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2.639 2.666 2.492 -5.6 -6.5
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Nonalcoholic beverages

Cola, nondiet, per 2 liters (67.6 oz) (2)

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Coffee, 100%, ground roast, all sizes, per lb. (453.6 gm)

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5.678 5.204 5.153 -9.2 -1.0
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Other prepared foods

Potato chips, per 16 oz.

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4.510 4.419 4.372 -3.1 -1.1
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4.497 4.031 4.311 -4.1 6.9

Alcoholic beverages at home

Malt beverages, all types, all sizes, any origin, per 16 oz. (473.2 ml)

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1.263 1.331 1.239 -1.9 -6.9
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1.189 1.183 1.133 -4.7 -4.2

Wine, red and white table, all sizes, any origin, per 1 liter (33.8 oz)

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10.015 12.303 10.996 9.8 -10.6
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12.520 11.166 12.692 1.4 13.7

Energy (residential)

Fuel oil #2 per gallon (3.785 liters)

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3.599 3.830 3.815 6.0 -0.4
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3.716 3.768 3.676 -1.1 -2.4

Utility (piped) gas per therm

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1.036 1.137 1.111 7.2 -2.3
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0.878 1.019 0.997 13.6 -2.2

Electricity per KWH

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0.131 0.131 0.136 3.8 3.8
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0.123 0.123 0.125 1.6 1.6

Gasoline, all types, per gallon/3.785 liters (3)

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3.682 3.717 3.745 1.7 0.8
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3.897 3.754 3.733 -4.2 -0.6

Gasoline, unleaded regular, per gallon/3.785 liters

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3.623 3.659 3.691 1.9 0.9
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3.848 3.695 3.686 -4.2 -0.2

Gasoline, unleaded midgrade, per gallon/3.785 liters

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3.781 3.830 3.852 1.9 0.6
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3.937 3.847 3.818 -3.0 -0.8

Gasoline, unleaded premium, per gallon/3.785 liters

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3.936 3.986 4.020 2.1 0.9
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4.175 4.056 4.023 -3.6 -0.8

Automotive diesel fuel, per gallon/3.785 liters

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3.886 3.969 3.932 1.2 -0.9
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3.961 3.975 3.913 -1.2 -1.6

Footnotes
(1) Midwest region: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
(2) Deposit may be included in price.
(3) Also includes types of gasoline not shown separately.

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

Last Modified Date: June 17, 2014

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