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Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card

Monthly and Bimonthly Indexes

Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022

All items

306.746 3.4 306.386 3.9     306.379 2.1 316.143 2.6 298.754 3.7

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

918.875   885.133       916.355   497.828   484.621  

Food and beverages

322.933 2.7 297.129 3.4     329.541 2.5 325.301 2.5 318.261 2.8

Food

325.409 2.7 299.842 3.6     329.687 2.5 327.483 2.4 322.047 2.8

Food at home

303.005 1.3 305.691 3.5 292.077 1.0 292.696 1.7 306.005 1.0 301.283 1.3

Cereals and bakery products

353.844 2.6 409.270 1.2 379.908 1.7 355.060 0.7 382.875 2.5 361.553 2.3

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

320.143 -0.1 331.090 -0.5 308.360 -4.5 295.366 -2.6 307.787 -1.0 314.436 -0.4

Dairy and related products

267.889 -1.3 235.968 1.0 290.354 -0.3 283.004 3.6 279.241 -0.1 267.504 -1.9

Fruits and vegetables

350.250 0.3 308.844 2.5 301.947 0.8 327.227 3.0 357.766 -0.7 332.370 0.8

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

215.872 2.6 219.832 17.4 259.859 2.4 221.943 3.8 217.392 5.2 214.046 2.2

Other food at home

270.223 2.8 291.448 2.4 248.967 5.5 271.210 3.7 276.835 1.7 271.398 3.2

Food away from home

361.564 5.2 283.337 3.7     380.543 4.0 365.615 5.3 357.099 5.6

Alcoholic beverages

287.873 2.5 255.743 0.2     323.362 2.2 295.183 3.3 265.499 2.0

Housing

325.640 4.8 326.394 5.4     310.417 4.1 342.437 4.2 305.736 5.4

Shelter

389.433 6.2 404.011 7.2 384.565 4.8 364.235 5.2 422.128 6.5 356.550 6.7

Rent of primary residence

410.606 6.5 380.329 7.1 414.254 2.9 423.139 6.5 425.176 6.1 383.455 7.3

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

400.828 6.3 417.246 7.5 397.212 5.8 384.851 5.2 437.360 6.4 359.642 6.9

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

400.888 6.3 417.246 7.5 397.212 5.8 384.851 5.2 436.925 6.4 359.626 6.9

Fuels and utilities

306.768 -0.2 262.231 -4.6     311.183 5.2 290.304 -6.7 296.959 0.9

Household energy

257.327 -1.7 214.554 -6.0     276.017 4.7 258.519 -8.5 242.513 -0.1

Energy services

260.877 -1.1 221.904 -6.2     296.329 5.8 252.083 -7.6 242.361 0.1

Electricity

269.170 3.3 223.302 -1.5     280.395 9.3 260.114 -1.8 238.439 2.3

Utility (piped) gas service

230.862 -13.8 202.255 -16.4 152.189 -20.4 221.315 -21.0 218.772 -18.3 248.447 -11.7

Household furnishings and operations

146.600 0.4 144.493 2.3     134.895 -5.2 142.213 -0.8 147.449 0.9

Apparel

125.794 1.0 103.515 -2.9     117.480 -6.1 127.171 0.7 136.490 1.7

Transportation

263.375 2.9 268.086 3.8     268.340 0.0 257.472 2.5 264.898 3.3

Private transportation

263.427 3.4 279.668 4.8     274.843 0.1 256.584 2.8 267.562 3.8

New and used motor vehicles(5)

125.975 0.2 134.562 2.2     136.382 -0.7 124.402 -0.7 128.090 0.1

New vehicles(3)

178.269 1.0 238.372 1.5     276.829 0.2 174.597 1.7 186.222 1.0

Used cars and trucks(3)

186.383 -1.3 349.301 -1.3     326.969 -1.3 198.313 -0.7 186.322 -1.6

Motor fuel

282.246 -2.3 307.964 -4.6 302.368 -2.6 279.233 -1.2 285.602 -4.0 255.895 -2.2

Gasoline

280.289 -1.9 303.929 -4.6 297.967 -2.4 272.095 -0.8 284.588 -3.7 253.841 -1.7

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

780.284 20.3                    

Medical care

553.485 0.5 590.775 -1.5     495.950 -3.2 551.897 -4.3 523.349 0.4

Recreation(5)

136.811 2.7 137.882 3.8     145.291 5.1 141.161 2.7 136.841 2.7

Education and communication(5)

144.806 -0.1 136.416 1.0     161.884 1.0 154.568 0.2 140.071 0.1

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

846.897 2.7 1,158.191 4.5     1,368.306 4.0 1,410.104 2.5 1,488.507 3.0

Other goods and services

546.784 5.5 686.615 11.3     520.672 2.4 599.255 5.9 518.206 3.4

Energy

269.375 -2.0 250.376 -5.4     287.472 2.0 270.482 -6.8 243.798 -1.1

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1982=100.
(5) December 1997=100.

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city average Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Washington-Arlington-Alexandria(1) Baltimore-Columbia-Towson(1) Northeast region South region
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022
Dec
2023
Percent change from
Dec
2022

All items

300.728 3.3 307.441 3.6     301.121 1.9 313.824 2.6 293.791 3.7

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

895.777   893.013       897.651   490.176   475.827  

Food and beverages

322.610 2.8 305.691 3.9     326.586 2.2 324.007 2.6 317.759 2.9

Food

324.158 2.8 307.247 4.2     326.474 2.2 325.684 2.5 320.317 2.9

Food at home

302.702 1.3 316.153 4.0 288.445 0.2 295.414 0.5 305.508 1.0 299.395 1.2

Cereals and bakery products

355.872 2.5 420.489 2.3 358.093 0.5 343.342 0.5 382.205 2.7 361.283 2.3

Meats, poultry, fish, and eggs

321.032 0.0 339.199 0.8 303.070 -4.6 309.353 -3.2 307.185 -1.4 312.621 -0.4

Dairy and related products

265.541 -1.3 237.497 0.8 284.721 -0.7 263.349 3.9 278.059 -0.3 262.746 -1.8

Fruits and vegetables

346.928 0.2 295.782 -1.8 308.381 0.9 337.135 1.6 357.958 -0.7 330.010 0.4

Nonalcoholic beverages and beverage materials(3)

215.957 2.5 234.529 18.4 272.326 2.6 224.232 4.2 217.786 4.4 212.841 2.3

Other food at home

269.916 2.9 299.923 3.4 245.460 6.1 253.259 1.2 278.611 2.1 270.023 3.3

Food away from home

362.474 5.4 286.066 4.4     378.420 3.9 366.923 5.6 356.442 5.6

Alcoholic beverages

294.838 2.8 270.805 0.7     329.521 3.3 295.274 3.8 275.509 1.8

Housing

322.160 4.8 327.428 5.0     320.885 4.5 342.174 4.1 307.092 5.5

Shelter

382.037 6.2 412.218 7.3 382.469 4.1 378.467 5.2 417.869 6.5 359.172 6.8

Rent of primary residence

408.605 6.6 380.329 7.1 414.254 2.9 423.139 6.5 419.553 6.2 381.163 7.3

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(4)

361.767 6.3 371.065 7.5 362.019 5.8 349.097 5.2 384.578 6.4 334.395 6.9

Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence(4)

361.785 6.3 371.065 7.5 362.019 5.8 349.097 5.2 384.620 6.4 334.368 6.9

Fuels and utilities

304.275 0.1 257.922 -5.3     301.562 5.8 290.217 -6.6 297.679 1.2

Household energy

254.966 -1.3 212.985 -6.4     264.056 5.2 258.458 -8.4 241.218 0.3

Energy services

259.287 -0.9 223.349 -6.6     292.956 5.3 252.367 -7.8 242.715 0.5

Electricity

265.965 3.4 223.301 -1.5     280.393 9.3 261.330 -1.0 235.482 1.9

Utility (piped) gas service

228.613 -14.9 202.251 -16.4 152.190 -20.4 221.315 -21.0 218.094 -19.4 258.470 -10.5

Household furnishings and operations

140.150 0.1 139.212 5.1     122.821 -1.8 138.517 0.0 137.873 1.4

Apparel

125.665 0.9 115.092 -2.1     120.851 -5.6 128.216 1.0 135.377 0.9

Transportation

267.106 3.3 284.251 3.5     256.180 -0.1 262.824 3.0 263.615 3.8

Private transportation

266.572 3.7 291.981 4.2     260.441 0.1 260.385 3.2 264.719 4.2

New and used motor vehicles(5)

125.558 0.0 137.053 2.1     131.803 -1.3 123.120 -0.8 124.354 -0.1

New vehicles(3)

178.296 0.8 248.044 1.5     269.999 0.2 171.974 1.4 183.444 1.0

Used cars and trucks(3)

187.661 -1.3 349.286 -1.3     326.987 -1.3 198.217 -0.8 187.816 -1.5

Motor fuel

282.660 -2.2 308.701 -4.6 299.377 -3.2 282.467 -1.2 285.054 -4.3 254.046 -2.1

Gasoline

281.028 -1.8 303.929 -4.6 297.969 -2.4 272.108 -0.8 284.467 -3.7 252.490 -1.6

Motor vehicle insurance(3)

790.169 20.8                    

Medical care

560.562 0.1 581.277 -1.9     497.624 -3.7 542.089 -6.2 537.914 0.5

Recreation(5)

129.491 1.9 135.379 5.9     125.570 3.3 142.776 3.2 129.121 1.5

Education and communication(5)

129.835 -0.8 122.896 -0.7     145.462 0.6 138.532 -0.5 121.977 -1.0

Tuition, other school fees, and child care(3)

810.007 2.7 1,109.506 4.7     1,329.230 3.9 1,402.684 2.4 1,350.441 3.0

Other goods and services

602.765 5.3 718.129 4.3     690.762 3.0 697.110 5.7 564.965 3.2

Energy

267.514 -1.8 247.471 -5.6     275.006 1.8 269.809 -6.6 241.457 -0.9

Footnotes
(1) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(2) For the Northeast and the South, Dec. 1977=100.
(3) For Washington, Nov. 1977=100. For Baltimore, March 1978=100. For Philadelphia, December 1977=100.
(4) For the U.S., Philadelphia, Northeast, & South, Dec. 1982 = 100. For Washington & Baltimore, Nov. 1984=100.
(5) December 1997=100.

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, CBSA includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV, CBSA includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, Prince George's in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park Cities in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD, CBSA includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford, Howard, Queen Anne's Counties in Maryland.

Northeast region includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

South region includes the District of Columbia and the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Dec 2023 from --
Nov
2023
Dec
2023
Dec
2022
Oct
2023
Nov
2023

U.S. city average

307.051 306.746 3.4 -0.3 -0.1

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

283.859 283.760 3.3 -0.5 0.0

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

323.341 323.456 3.5 -0.3 0.0

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

324.520 324.691 2.9 -0.2 0.1

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

328.362        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

293.591        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

323.598        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

295.511        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

131.372        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

366.343        

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(2)

295.029        

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

308.419        

Urban Hawaii

331.428        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  305.978 3.6 -0.1  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  306.379 2.1 -0.3  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  283.757 4.5 0.0  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  270.133 4.5 -0.1  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  340.459 5.7 -0.2  

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

  306.386 3.9 0.0  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  179.733 2.7 -0.9  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  339.915 2.6 -0.4  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  344.982 4.4 -0.3  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  276.991 2.8 -0.2  

Urban Alaska

  261.178 1.8 -1.1  

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.

 

Consumer Price Indexes and percent changes for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W), all items, U.S. city averages and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area Index Percent change to
Dec 2023 from --
Nov
2023
Dec
2023
Dec
2022
Oct
2023
Nov
2023

U.S. city average

301.224 300.728 3.3 -0.4 -0.2

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

275.026 274.995 3.4 -0.4 0.0

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

311.684 311.427 3.0 -0.5 -0.1

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

319.611 319.627 3.1 -0.2 0.0

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

331.142        

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

303.666        

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

315.775        

Minneapolis-St.Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI

291.459        

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA(1)

131.963        

San Diego-Carlsbad, CA

347.878        

Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL(2)

291.625        

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(3)

303.920        

Urban Hawaii

330.577        

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

  299.257 4.1 -0.3  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(3)

  301.121 1.9 -0.5  

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI

  278.596 3.7 -0.1  

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

  265.718 4.6 -0.3  

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

  335.138 6.1 -0.4  

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

  307.441 3.6 0.0  

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ(4)

  179.593 2.7 -1.1  

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

  335.597 2.8 -0.6  

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

  338.852 4.3 -0.4  

St. Louis, MO-IL

  275.066 3.1 -0.3  

Urban Alaska

  258.598 1.4 -1.0  

Footnotes
(1) December 2017=100.
(2) 1987=100.
(3) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.
(4) December 2001=100.