Consumer Price Index for all Urban Consumers (CPI-U, 2002-2008

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					Economic Factors                                                           2009 Statistical Digest

3.6 Consumer Price Index (CPI-U)
The Consumer Price Index for all Urban Consumers (Cost of Living Index) increased 3.8% in 2008,
up from 2.8% in 2007.

Figure 3-8
Consumer Price Index for all Urban Consumers (CPI-U, 2002-2008)

                                  2002           2003     2004    2005     2006       2007      2008
U.S. City Average                 179.9          184.0    188.9   195.3    201.6     207.342   215.303
  % Change from Previous          1.6%           2.3%     2.7%    3.4%     3.2%       2.8%      3.8%
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics




Figure 3-9
Annual Change in the Consumer Price Index (CPI-U, 2002-2008)

                   Consumer Price Index - All Urban Consumers (CPI-U)
                                       2002-2008
  4.0%

  3.0%

  2.0%

  1.0%

  0.0%
       2002            2003               2004           2005       2006           2007        2008
                                                         Year

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics




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