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Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic

 
Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, all items, in the U.S., Northeast, and South, and selected metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Area

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data
Annual
average
2021
Jan
2022
Feb
2022
Percent change
Annual
average
2020 to
2021
12 months
ended
Jan
2022
Feb
2022

U.S. City Average

270.970 281.148 283.716 4.7 7.5 7.9

Northeast region(1)

283.557 292.644 294.605 3.9 6.3 6.6

Northeast City Size Class (population)

A (over 2.5 million)

286.322 295.017 296.239 3.4 5.7 5.7

B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

167.427 173.177 174.884 4.5 7.0 7.6

South region(3)

261.259 271.634 274.688 5.1 7.8 8.4

South City Size Class (population)

A (over 2.5 million)

265.307 276.223 279.536 4.7 7.7 8.4

B/C (2.5 million or less)(2)

165.362 171.790 173.657 5.3 7.8 8.4

Metropolitan areas

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD(4)

269.371   281.402 4.0   7.3

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV(4)(5)

277.728 286.678   4.0 6.0  

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD(4)(5)

270.207   286.243 4.1   9.3

Footnotes
(1) The Northeast region includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
(2) December 1996=100.
(3) The South region includes Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.
(4) Published in alternate months.
(5) 1998-2017 indexes based on a substantially smaller sample.

Source: Consumer Price Index
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban households.