August 2009 CPI Up 0.4%, Core CPI Up 0.1%

From BLS News Service at BLS.gov: "On a seasonally adjusted basis, the CPI-U increased 0.4 percent in August after being unchanged in July. The index for all items less food and energy increased 0.1 percent in August, the same increase as in July."

CPI percent change values for the last 13 months.

             2008           |                2009
  aug  sep  oct   nov   dec  jan   feb  mar  apr  may  jun  jul  aug
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  -.1  .0  -1.0  -1.7   -.7  0.3   0.4  0.1   .0  0.1  0.7   .0  0.4
                              core cpi:      0.3  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.1
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Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 16 September 2009

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