United States Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA in March 2002 (Not Seas Adj.)
Updated on September 13, 2022.

According to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in March 2002, the United States not seasonally adjusted Consumer Price Index for all urban consumers (CPI-U): Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA was 148 and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) was -9.3%. The following item categories had the highest not seasonally adjusted 12-month percent change in CPI-U:

  1. Food at home: 5%
  2. Rent of primary residence: 4.4%
  3. Owners' equivalent rent of residences: 4.2%

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: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA and the 12-month percent change (inflation rate) for many more item categories in March 2002.

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.

Energy
Food at home
Rent of primary residence
Owners' equivalent rent of residences
12-Month Percent Change of US CPI-U: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA of Selected Categories in March 2002 (Not Seas Adj.)
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US CPI-U: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA in March 2002 (Not Seas Adj.) (%)
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Consumer Price Index (CPI-U) and Inflation Rate: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA of Selected categories in March 2002 (Not Seas Adj.)
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Item CPI-U 12-month % change (Inflation Rate)
Energy 148 -9.3
Food at home 187.3 5.0
Shelter 215.9 3.7
Household energy 161.2 -0.2
Rent of primary residence 209.1 4.4
Owners' equivalent rent of residences 224.5 4.2
Owners' equivalent rent of primary residence 224.5 4.2
Energy services 194.8 -0.3
Electricity 202.7 3.2
Utility (piped) gas service 147.6 -7.8
Motor fuel 135 -17.4
Gasoline (all types) 137.5 -17.5
Gasoline, unleaded regular 147.7 -18.6
Gasoline, unleaded midgrade 107.9 -17.1
Gasoline, unleaded premium 127.5 -16.4

U.S. CPI-U: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA and 12-Month Percent Change for other Months and Years

Use the links below to see the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI-U): Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue WA 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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