Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the USA, January 1960 - August 2021
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from January 1960 to August 2021. The average value for the USA during that period was 131.91 index points with a minimum of 29.3 index points in January 1960 and a maximum of 273.57 index points in August 2021.
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Measure: index points
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Definition: The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the changes in the cost of a basket of goods and services consumed by the average urban household.