Cost of Living

The CPI-W (Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers) increased 0.4% in June prior to seasonal adjustment. In the past year, the index has increased at a rate of 0.6% before seasonal adjustment.  

 

Unadjusted Indexes This Month (June) Last Month (May)

Inflation Rate

(% Change from Last Year)

CPI-W All Items Current Base

(1982-1984=100)

235.308 234.444  0.6

CPI-W Medical Care

(1982-1984=100)

466.574 465.314  3.9

 

Source:  U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Consumer Price Index Release

 

Updated 7/28/16 by IAM&AW Strategic Resources Department