United States Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Northeast in December 2004 (Not Seas Adj.)
Updated on November 10, 2022.

According to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in December 2004, the United States not seasonally adjusted Consumer Price Index for all urban consumers (CPI-U): Northeast was 201.9 and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) was 3.6%. The following item categories had the highest not seasonally adjusted 12-month percent change in CPI-U:

  1. Motor fuel: 24.2%
  2. Household energy: 10.1%
  3. Rent of primary residence: 3.9%

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: Northeast and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) for many more item categories in December 2004.

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
Household energy
Rent of primary residence
Motor fuel
12-Month Percent Change of US CPI-U: Northeast of Selected Categories in December 2004 (Not Seas Adj.)
Motor fuel
Energy
Household energy
Rent of primary residence
All items
All items less medical care
Food
All items less food and energy
US CPI-U: Northeast in December 2004 (Not Seas Adj.) (%)
Rent of primary residence
All items less food and energy
All items
All items less medical care
Food
Motor fuel
Energy
Household energy
Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Northeast of Selected categories in December 2004 (Not Seas Adj.)
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Item CPI-U 12-month % change (Inflation Rate)
All items 201.9 3.6
Energy 155.5 15.8
All items less food 203.9 3.6
All items less food and energy 213.4 2.6
All items less shelter 185.2 3.8
All items less medical care 195.8 3.6
All items less energy 208.8 2.7
Apparel 119.6 1.6
Commodities 159.6 4.1
Energy commodities 165.6 26.9
Commodities less food 141.6 4.7
Commodities less food and beverages 139.2 4.7
Commodities less food and energy commodities 142.8 0.9
Durables 114 -0.1
Education and communication 113.6 1.5
Food and beverages 192.2 3.2
Food 191.6 3.2
Food at home 192.8 3.4
Alcoholic beverages 199.5 3.5
Other goods and services 334 3.5
Housing 210.3 3.8
Shelter 251.6 3.3
Fuels and utilities 162.1 9.6
Household energy 150.7 10.1
Household furnishings and operations 128.5 1.2
Medical care 334.9 4.1
Medical care commodities 286.6 2.5
Medical care services 346.9 4.6
Nondurables 176.2 5.5
Nondurables less food 161.7 7.8
Nondurables less food and beverages 159.3 8.2
Nondurables less food, beverages, and apparel 191.5 11.3
Nondurables less food and apparel 191.1 10.5
Recreation 110.6 1.2
Services 243.4 3.3
Rent of shelter 262.9 3.3
Other services 280.8 2.9
Transportation services 215.2 1.8
Services less rent of shelter 242.9 3.3
Services less medical care services 235.6 3.2
Services less energy services 251.8 3.2
Transportation 166.5 5.6
Private transportation 161.5 6.2
Food away from home 192.5 2.8
Rent of primary residence 237.9 3.9
Owners' equivalent rent of residences 264.5 2.8
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence 264.5 2.8
Energy services 157.5 4.7
Electricity 136.5 0.7
Utility (piped) gas service 199.6 10.5
Professional services 284.8 3.0
New and used motor vehicles 95 0.7
New vehicles 138.3 0.3
Used cars and trucks 140 4.6
Motor fuel 161.1 24.2
Gasoline (all types) 160.2 24.2
New cars 135.1 0.0
New cars and trucks 96.1 0.2
Gasoline, unleaded regular 160.8 24.7
Gasoline, unleaded midgrade 163.4 23.2
Gasoline, unleaded premium 156.6 22.9

U.S. CPI-U: Northeast and 12-Month Percent Change for other Months and Years

Use the links below to see the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI-U): Northeast and 12-month percent change (inflation rate) for other months and years. Also, You can see the monthly links for many more years here.
2020
2021
2022