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Northeast Consumer Price Index Card

 
Consumer Price Indexes for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), U.S. city average and selected areas, not seasonally adjusted
(1982-84=100 unless otherwise noted)
Item U.S. city
average
Northeast
region
New England division(1) Boston-
Cambridge-
Newton
Middle Atlantic division(1) New York-
Newark-
Jersey City
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023
Jan
2024
Percent change from
Jan
2023

All items

308.417 3.1 318.133 2.5 121.182 2.0 330.746 2.0 122.321 2.7 328.006 3.1

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

923.881   500.963       961.323       948.219  

Food and beverages

324.782 2.6 327.728 2.4 128.077 2.6 347.112 4.7 127.676 2.4 336.611 2.3

Food

327.327 2.6 330.070 2.4 128.954 2.6 351.809 4.7 128.412 2.3 338.232 2.3

Food at home

305.037 1.2 309.247 1.1 123.709 0.9 318.986 3.1 126.185 1.2 317.847 0.7

Food away from home

363.249 5.1 366.928 5.1 137.489 6.4 412.066 8.3 131.588 4.6 378.685 5.3

Alcoholic beverages

288.758 2.3 295.446 3.1 117.405 2.6 299.844 4.8 117.309 3.3 308.137 2.0

Housing

328.222 4.6 345.324 3.9 125.580 3.0 359.030 3.5 123.908 4.3 355.317 4.4

Shelter

391.896 6.0 424.528 6.2 125.152 7.2 420.771 7.0 122.674 5.8 444.186 5.3

Rent of primary residence(3)

412.019 6.1 426.573 5.7 126.929 7.1 441.301 7.3 121.773 5.3 453.146 4.6

Owners' equivalent rent of residences(3)(4)

402.965 6.2 439.046 6.2 124.444 6.7 452.404 6.5 122.819 6.0 456.358 5.7

Fuels and utilities

313.469 -0.7 299.492 -6.2 142.456 -13.2 413.937 -14.7 130.635 -2.8 257.695 0.3

Household energy

263.599 -2.4 268.337 -7.8 143.953 -15.1 346.992 -16.9 131.510 -4.1 249.184 0.0

Energy services(3)

267.475 -2.0 262.967 -7.0 143.286 -15.5 368.776 -18.8 130.171 -3.0 235.768 1.8

Electricity(3)

276.698 3.8 274.352 -2.2 147.075 -16.3 401.423 -23.8 133.596 5.3 235.251 9.1

Utility (piped) gas service(3)

234.515 -17.8 222.316 -16.5 133.696 -13.4 294.911 -6.1 122.845 -17.5 222.155 -10.6

Household furnishings and operations

147.673 0.2 143.500 -0.8 111.442 -3.6 151.274 -2.2 126.124 0.1 133.504 0.9

Apparel

127.946 0.1 130.013 -2.1 104.365 1.0 139.259 -0.5 105.280 -2.7 131.085 -1.3

Transportation

262.110 1.6 256.583 2.7 121.943 1.5 228.874 0.8 129.006 3.2    

Private transportation

261.899 1.9 255.959 3.1 125.045 1.7 238.568 1.3 134.046 3.7 277.409 4.4

Motor fuel

277.709 -6.6 275.692 -5.6 124.290 -5.0 281.930 -5.3 125.618 -5.9 257.794 -5.4

Gasoline

276.003 -6.4 274.708 -5.4 124.715 -4.5 279.030 -5.1 125.601 -5.7 256.613 -5.4

Medical care

557.215 1.1 561.852 -2.6 115.530 -0.5 721.428 -4.8 111.374 -3.4 564.674 -1.3

Recreation(5)

137.800 2.8 140.023 1.5 108.454 -1.4 114.882 -5.6 115.119 2.4 149.438 3.6

Education and communication(5)

145.370 0.0 155.018 0.2 106.399 -1.4 175.115 -0.2 112.121 0.8 159.955 0.3

Other goods and services

551.140 5.7 602.977 6.0 130.710 7.3 640.772 8.2 123.388 5.4 497.457 3.7

Energy

270.420 -4.6 272.000 -7.3 135.254 -11.9 316.231 -13.8 129.494 -5.1 257.051 -2.3

All items less food and energy

313.623 3.9 327.723 3.5 118.716 3.5 336.290 3.0 120.722 3.5 339.836 3.7

Footnotes
(1) Index is on a December 2017=100 base.
(2) For the Northeast, December 1977=100.
(3) This index series was calculated using a Laspeyres estimator. All other item stratum index series converted to a geometric means estimator in January, 1999.
(4) Index is on a December 1982=100 base.
(5) Index is on a December 1997=100 base.

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

New England division includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH, includes Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, and Suffolk Counties in Massachusetts and Rockingham and Strafford Counties in New Hampshire.

Middle Atlantic division includes the states of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA, includes Bronx, Dutchess, Kings, Nassau, New York, Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties in New York; Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, and Union Counties in New Jersey; and Pike County in Pennsylvania.