United States Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD in May 2005 (Not Seas Adj.)
Updated on November 10, 2022.

According to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in May 2005, the United States not seasonally adjusted Consumer Price Index for all urban consumers (CPI-U): Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD was 185.7 and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) was 6.4%. The following item categories had the highest not seasonally adjusted 12-month percent change in CPI-U:

  1. Motor fuel: 10.7%
  2. Food away from home: 6.8%
  3. Rent of primary residence: 5.7%

The first chart below shows the 12-month percent change in CPI-U for a selected group of item categories, and the second chart shows the CPI-U for the selected group of item categories. You can also use the control below to select your own categories to see on the chart (at most 10). The table below have data on the CPI-U: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) for many more item categories in May 2005.

See links at the bottom of this page for similar information for other months. You can also see the monthly links for many other years here and for other US geographic areas here.

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the change in prices paid by consumers for goods and services. The CPI of all urban consumers (CPI-U) reflects the spending patterns of all urban consumers which represents about 93 percent of the total US population. The CPI-U is based on the expenditures of almost all residents of urban or metropolitan areas, including professionals, the self-employed, the poor, the unemployed, and retired people, as well as urban wage earners and clerical workers.

All items
Energy
All items less food and energy
All items less medical care
Food
Food away from home
Rent of primary residence
Motor fuel
12-Month Percent Change of US CPI-U: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD of Selected Categories in May 2005 (Not Seas Adj.)
Motor fuel
Food
Food away from home
All items less medical care
Energy
All items
Rent of primary residence
All items less food and energy
US CPI-U: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD in May 2005 (Not Seas Adj.) (%)
Rent of primary residence
Food away from home
Food
All items less food and energy
All items
Motor fuel
All items less medical care
Energy
Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD of Selected categories in May 2005 (Not Seas Adj.)
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Item CPI-U 12-month % change (Inflation Rate)
All items 185.7 6.4
Energy 144 6.6
All items less food and energy 191.8 4.8
All items less shelter 176.6 5.4
All items less medical care 181.3 6.7
All items less energy 192.3 5.4
Apparel 109 0.7
Commodities 154.6 6.0
Commodities less food 135.5 4.6
Commodities less food and beverages 133.6 4.6
Durables 109 -3.9
Education and communication 110.7 0.6
Food and beverages 195.7 8.3
Food 196.6 8.6
Food at home 191.2 2.0
Alcoholic beverages 184 3.4
Other goods and services 317.1 4.3
Housing 179.7 6.6
Shelter 213 5.5
Fuels and utilities 128.3 1.0
Household energy 114.9 2.4
Household furnishings and operations 122.4 -2.4
Medical care 276.5 2.2
Nondurables 175.9 9.7
Nondurables less food 159.2 10.3
Nondurables less food and beverages 157.6 10.8
Recreation 115.8 2.1
Services 219.4 6.7
Services less rent of shelter 232.6 4.4
Services less medical care services 213.7 7.0
Transportation 163.1 11.6
Private transportation 162.5 12.7
Food away from home 204.5 6.8
Rent of primary residence 224.1 5.7
Owners' equivalent rent of residences 220.2 5.1
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence 220.2 5.1
Energy services 125.3 1.1
Electricity 118.1 0.3
Utility (piped) gas service 185.1 6.7
Motor fuel 183.9 10.7
Gasoline (all types) 180.7 10.1
Gasoline, unleaded regular 184.1 9.3
Gasoline, unleaded midgrade 185.1 12.1
Gasoline, unleaded premium 173.5 11.5

U.S. CPI-U: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD and 12-Month Percent Change for other Months and Years

Use the links below to see the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI-U): Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD and 12-month percent change (inflation rate) for other months and years. Also, You can see the monthly links for many more years here.
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2022