United States Consumer Price Index (CPI)  1950-2018 | Data | Chart

Consumer Price Index CPI in the United States increased to 251.85 Index Points in August from 251.29 Index Points in July of 2018. Consumer Price Index CPI in the United States averaged 111.08 Index Points from 1950 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 251.85 Index Points in August of 2018 and a record low of 23.51 Index Points in January of 1950.

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United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.70 2.90 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.20 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 251.85 251.29 251.85 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 258.14 257.93 258.14 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.20 2.40 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 110.25 109.37 110.25 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 116.30 116.40 116.40 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.80 3.30 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 127.30 127.40 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 127.40 128.20 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.40 1.40 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 259.88 259.27 259.88 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 213.48 214.04 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 110.12 109.95 110.12 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 115.30 115.40 115.40 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 108.31 108.18 108.31 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 3.00 2.98 3.40 2.42 percent [+]


United States Consumer Price Index (CPI)

In the United States, the Consumer Price Index or CPI measures changes in the prices paid by consumers for a basket of goods and services. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Consumer Price Index (CPI) - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Consumer Price Index (CPI) - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
251.85 251.29 251.85 23.51 1950 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
1982-1984=100, SA




consumer price index cpi by Country
Country Last
Argentina 155.10 Aug/18
Australia 113.00 Jun/18
Brazil 5056.56 Aug/18
Canada 134.30 Jul/18
China 102.30 Aug/18
Euro Area 103.78 Aug/18
France 103.78 Aug/18
Germany 111.70 Aug/18
India 140.40 Aug/18
Indonesia 134.07 Aug/18
Italy 103.10 Aug/18
Japan 101.00 Jul/18
Mexico 100.49 Aug/18
Netherlands 104.62 Aug/18
Russia 564.30 Aug/18
Saudi Arabia 107.50 Jul/18
Singapore 99.90 Jul/18
South Africa 108.40 Aug/18
South Korea 104.91 Aug/18
Spain 103.78 Aug/18
Switzerland 101.81 Aug/18
Turkey 367.66 Aug/18
United Kingdom 106.50 Aug/18
United States 251.85 Aug/18


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