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November 14, 2018

Consumer Price Index October 2018

Source: NYSUT Research and Educational Services

The United States City Average Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) for October 2018 was 252.855 — representing a change of 2.5 percent over the index for October 2017.

The Northeast Area Consumer Price Index for October 2018 was 266.464 — representing a change of 2.3 percent over the index for October 2017.

The New York-Northern New Jersey Area Consumer Price Index for October 2018 was 275.101 — representing a change of 2.0 percent over the index for October 2017.

The November 2018 CPI will be available December 12, 2018.

Future projections of the CPI by businesses and economic organizations are found in the complete document. CPI increases are projected at 2.5 percent for 2018 and 2.2 percent for 2019.


Released on November 15, 2018
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