United States Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA in May 2009 (Not Seas Adj.)
Updated on September 13, 2022.

According to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in May 2009, the United States not seasonally adjusted Consumer Price Index for all urban consumers (CPI-U): Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA was 222.522 and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) was -1.8%. The following item categories had the highest not seasonally adjusted 12-month percent change in CPI-U:

  1. Food away from home: 4.1%
  2. Rent of primary residence: 2.9%
  3. Owners' equivalent rent of residences: 1.8%

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: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) for many more item categories in May 2009.

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
Owners' equivalent rent of residences
12-Month Percent Change of US CPI-U: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA of Selected Categories in May 2009 (Not Seas Adj.)
Food away from home
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Owners' equivalent rent of residenc...
All items less food and energy
All items
All items less medical care
Energy
US CPI-U: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA in May 2009 (Not Seas Adj.) (%)
Owners' equivalent rent of residenc...
Rent of primary residence
All items less food and energy
Food
All items
All items less medical care
Food away from home
Energy
Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA of Selected categories in May 2009 (Not Seas Adj.)
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Item CPI-U 12-month % change (Inflation Rate)
All items 222.522 -1.8
Energy 205.169 -30.7
All items less food and energy 226.742 0.9
All items less shelter 199.044 -3.8
All items less medical care 215.978 -2.0
All items less energy 225.738 1.1
Apparel 105.645 -3.2
Commodities 165.47 -5.7
Commodities less food 138.057 -9.5
Commodities less food and beverages 134.153 -9.7
Durables 103.057 -1.3
Education and communication 128.911 3.6
Food and beverages 223.85 2.0
Food 222.935 2.3
Food at home 233.19 0.8
Alcoholic beverages 223.619 -2.1
Other goods and services 353.758 4.0
Housing 245.426 0.6
Shelter 276.159 1.5
Fuels and utilities 232.233 -10.2
Household energy 222.813 -16.4
Household furnishings and operations 129.597 2.6
Medical care 362.141 2.8
Nondurables 195.357 -7.5
Nondurables less food 170.261 -15.3
Nondurables less food and beverages 165.09 -16.1
Recreation 112.636 -2.4
Services 272.634 0.7
Services less rent of shelter 274.76 -0.5
Services less medical care services 264.741 0.5
Transportation 174.03 -13.3
Private transportation 168.751 -13.2
Food away from home 207.227 4.1
Rent of primary residence 281.284 2.9
Owners' equivalent rent of residences 288.563 1.8
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence 288.563 1.8
Energy services 223.011 -15.7
Electricity 273.181 4.7
Utility (piped) gas service 154.3 -48.9
Motor fuel 194.836 -36.9
Gasoline (all types) 191.3 -36.6
Gasoline, unleaded regular 190.428 -37.1
Gasoline, unleaded midgrade 182.245 -35.9
Gasoline, unleaded premium 185.478 -35.2

U.S. CPI-U: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA and 12-Month Percent Change for other Months and Years

Use the links below to see the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI-U): Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 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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