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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
Nov
2023
Percent change from
Nov
2022
Nov
2023
Percent change from
Nov
2022
Nov
2023
Percent change from
Nov
2022
Nov
2023
Percent change from
Nov
2022
Nov
2023
Percent change from
Nov
2022
Nov
2023
Percent change from
Nov
2022

All items

307.051 3.1 316.252 2.5 120.745 2.0 328.362 2.4 121.486 2.8 324.520 3.0

All items (1967 = 100)(2)

919.789   498.000       954.393       938.141  

Food and beverages

322.703 2.9 325.397 2.8 128.056 3.9 344.848 5.4 126.430 2.4 334.719 2.7

Food

325.172 2.9 327.572 2.7 128.942 3.8 349.388 5.3 127.074 2.3 336.151 2.7

Food at home

303.224 1.7 306.717 1.4 124.015 2.6 315.048 3.6 124.621 1.0 316.301 1.2

Food away from home

360.383 5.3 364.256 5.3 136.614 6.5 411.791 8.8 130.607 4.9 375.272 5.6

Alcoholic beverages

287.731 2.9 295.374 4.0 117.037 4.4 299.016 6.2 117.427 3.9 309.241 3.3

Housing

324.735 5.2 341.316 4.3 123.801 3.4 352.782 3.7 122.601 4.7 350.578 4.3

Shelter

387.892 6.5 419.375 6.4 122.966 6.8 413.372 7.1 121.439 6.2 439.950 5.6

Rent of primary residence(3)

408.838 6.9 423.237 6.5 125.653 7.7 436.186 8.1 120.929 6.1 450.553 5.5

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

399.032 6.7 435.554 6.6 123.497 7.3 448.099 7.1 121.845 6.4 453.289 6.0

Fuels and utilities

306.379 0.1 294.997 -5.9 141.526 -10.2 406.958 -14.3 128.143 -3.8 246.875 -4.0

Household energy

256.961 -1.4 263.481 -7.5 142.704 -11.9 339.990 -16.6 128.536 -5.3 236.981 -5.1

Energy services(3)

259.944 -0.1 255.200 -4.0 140.484 -10.0 360.407 -16.4 125.763 -1.3 220.556 -0.4

Electricity(3)

267.545 3.4 263.322 2.0 141.687 -8.7 385.429 -20.3 128.009 7.4 217.450 5.6

Utility (piped) gas service(3)

231.976 -10.4 221.491 -15.0 136.945 -13.1 298.910 -7.5 120.998 -15.8 213.154 -10.1

Household furnishings and operations

147.190 1.1 142.503 0.8 111.527 -2.5 148.439 -1.8 125.016 2.0 130.144 1.2

Apparel

128.093 1.1 128.189 0.1 103.292 4.4 132.579 4.0 103.630 -1.0 120.547 -2.8

Transportation

267.035 0.9 261.067 2.5 125.023 0.8 233.421 0.5 130.828 3.2    

Private transportation

266.755 1.4 259.919 3.0 127.971 1.2 243.645 1.3 135.656 3.7 278.580 4.5

Motor fuel

299.696 -9.2 299.039 -8.0 135.324 -9.6 305.745 -8.7 136.034 -7.4 280.762 -7.9

Gasoline

297.598 -8.9 298.096 -7.7 135.867 -9.0 302.759 -8.5 136.066 -7.1 279.504 -7.7

Medical care

551.769 0.2 550.861 -4.7 114.843 -0.9 723.438 -2.9 108.494 -6.2 550.119 -4.5

Recreation(5)

136.292 2.5 140.427 1.9 107.936 -3.4 116.031 -3.1 115.822 3.8 152.634 7.3

Education and communication(5)

144.743 -0.1 154.627 0.0 106.373 -2.3 175.124 -1.5 111.707 0.8 158.448 0.1

Other goods and services

547.960 5.6 599.697 5.4 130.574 7.3 640.511 7.2 122.525 4.6 488.705 2.2

Energy

277.029 -5.4 278.696 -7.8 139.444 -11.0 322.526 -14.0 132.269 -6.2 257.063 -6.4

All items less food and energy

311.606 4.0 325.031 3.5 117.818 3.2 333.123 3.4 119.699 3.7 335.666 3.9

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.