December 2006 CPI Up 0.5%, Core CPI Up 0.2%

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) was up 0.5% in December 2006, compared to last month's 0.0%. The core CPI, which excludes food and energy prices, was up 0.2%, compared to 0.0% last month.

CPI values from December-2005 to December-2006.

  dec  jan  feb  mar  apr  may  jun  jul  aug  sep  oct   nov  dec
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  -.1   .7   .1   .4   .6   .4   .2   .4   .2  -.5   -.5   .0   .5
Exercises
  1. Calculate the CPI for the last 12 months.

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Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 19 January 2007

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