CivMetrics collects key economic data for the largest cities in the United States. In this post, we look at the latest CPI release and the 12 cities tracked in this release. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact EBallantine@CivMetrics.com. Data is from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, released February 14, 2023.
New CPI data illuminates inflation in 12 major cities, and how they compare to the national city average.
CPI increased 0.5% nationally (all urban consumers) in January; and 6.4% over the last 12 months ending January 2023, according to the new data.
The new release includes individual data for 12 cities:
Below, find a sortable chart of the 12 cities and the yearly and monthly % change.