Consumer Price Indexes and Inflation

This database provides monthly, semi-annual, and annual data on changes in the prices paid by all urban consumers (87% of total population) for a representative basket of goods and services. More spectific baskets of goods and services can be selected using the drop down boxes below. This database is extract monthly from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Price Index database.

A few tips abouts this web app:

  • For the location drop down, locations marked with an * are directly applicible to New Mexico. New Mexico is in the South region for CPI calculations and does not have any class A cities (population greater than 1.5 million).
  • Seasonlly adjusted values are only applicible to monthly periods.
  • Not all goods have data for all locations.

UNM Bureau of Business and Economic Research • Onate Hall at The University of New Mexico
303 Girard Blvd. NE, Suite 116; Albuquerque, NM 87106 • 505.277.2216 Main • 505.277.6626 Data Bank