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United States Inflation Data: Rate, CPI, Food, Harmonised

United States Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 269 index points May/21
Food Inflation 2.2 % May/21
Inflation Rate YoY 5 % May/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.6 % May/21
Core Consumer Prices 276 Index Points May/21
Core Inflation Rate 3.8 % May/21
CPI Housing Utilities 279 Index Points May/21
CPI Transportation 230 Index Points May/21
Inflation Expectations 4 % May/21


Latest data on Consumer Price Index (CPI) (index points)

Consumer Price Index (CPI)
                     United States - Historical Data (index points)

What is CPI Index in United States?

  • Consumer Price Index in United States increased to 269 index points in May 2021. The maximum level was 269 index points and minimum was 23.51 index points.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (index points) by years

Data
Period
Date
269 May/21 10.06.2021
267 Apr/21 12.05.2021
265 Mar/21 13.04.2021
263 Feb/21 10.03.2021
262 Jan/21 10.02.2021
262 Dec/20 13.01.2021
261 Nov/20 10.12.2020
260 Oct/20 12.11.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (index points)

Consumer Price Index (CPI) in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 244.1600 250.5400 250.5400 243.7500 2.61%
Barack Obama 20.01.2009 - 20.01.2017 211.9300 242.8200 242.8200 211.9300 14.58%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 175.6000 211.4000 219.0200 175.6000 20.39%
Bill Clinton 20.01.1993 - 20.01.2001 142.8000 174.6000 174.6000 142.8000 22.27%
George H. W. Bush 20.01.1989 - 20.01.1993 121.2000 142.3000 142.3000 121.2000 17.41%
Ronald Reagan 20.01.1981 - 20.01.1989 87.2000 120.7000 120.7000 87.2000 38.42%
Jimmy Carter 20.01.1977 - 20.01.1989 58.7000 120.7000 120.7000 58.7000 105.62%
Gerald Ford 20.01.1974 - 20.01.1977 46.8000 58.4000 58.4000 46.8000 24.79%
Richard Nixon 20.01.1969 - 20.01.1974 35.7000 46.3000 46.3000 35.7000 29.69%


Latest data on Food Inflation (%)

Food Inflation
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is Food Inflation in United States?

  • Food Inflation in United States increased by 2.2 % in May 2021 over the same month in the previous year. The maximum level was 36.7 % and minimum was -34.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
1.2 May/18 19.06.2018
1.3 Mar/18 11.04.2018
1.4 Feb/18 13.03.2018
1.7 Jan/18 15.02.2018
1.6 Dec/17 13.01.2018
1.4 Nov/17 13.12.2017
1.3 Oct/17 15.11.2017
1.2 Sep/17 13.10.2017


Historical Chart by YoY presidents (%)

Food Inflation in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - -0.2000 1.2000 1.7000 -0.2000 -700.00%
Barack Obama 20.01.2009 - 20.01.2017 5.3000 -0.2000 5.3000 -0.7000 -103.77%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 2.9000 5.9000 6.3000 0.9000 103.45%
Bill Clinton 20.01.1993 - 20.01.2001 1.9000 2.8000 4.4000 1.4000 47.37%
George H. W. Bush 20.01.1989 - 20.01.1993 5.6000 1.5000 6.8000 0.1000 -73.21%
Ronald Reagan 20.01.1981 - 20.01.1989 10.1000 5.2000 10.5000 1.2000 -48.51%
Jimmy Carter 20.01.1977 - 20.01.1989 1.5000 5.2000 13.1000 1.2000 246.67%
Gerald Ford 20.01.1974 - 20.01.1977 19.6000 0.5000 20.1000 0.5000 -97.45%
Richard Nixon 20.01.1969 - 20.01.1974 4.3000 20.3000 20.3000 1.5000 372.09%


Latest data on Inflation Rate YoY (%)

Inflation Rate YoY
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is Inflation Rate in United States?

  • Inflation Rate in United States increased by 5 % in May 2021 over the same month in the previous year. The maximum level was 23.7 % and minimum was -15.8 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
2.8 May/18 21.06.2018
1.6 Jun/17 30.06.2017
1.9 May/17 31.05.2017
2.2 Apr/17 30.04.2017
2.4 Mar/17 31.03.2017
2.7 Feb/17 28.02.2017
2.5 Jan/17 31.01.2017
2.1 Dec/16 31.12.2016


Historical Chart by YoY presidents (%)

Inflation Rate YoY in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 2.5000 2.8000 2.8000 1.6000 12.00%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 3.7000 0.1000 5.6000 0.1000 -97.30%
Bill Clinton 20.01.1993 - 20.01.2001 3.3000 3.4000 3.8000 1.4000 3.03%
George H. W. Bush 20.01.1989 - 20.01.1993 4.7000 2.9000 6.3000 2.6000 -38.30%
Ronald Reagan 20.01.1981 - 20.01.1989 11.8000 4.4000 11.8000 1.1000 -62.71%
Jimmy Carter 20.01.1977 - 20.01.1989 5.2000 4.4000 14.8000 1.1000 -15.38%
Gerald Ford 20.01.1974 - 20.01.1977 9.4000 4.9000 12.3000 4.9000 -47.87%
Richard Nixon 20.01.1969 - 20.01.1974 4.4000 8.7000 8.7000 2.7000 97.73%


Latest data on Inflation Rate Mom (%)

Inflation Rate Mom
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is inflation rate in United States 2021?

  • Inflation Rate in United States increased by 0.6 % in May 2021 over the previous month. The maximum level was 1.8 % and minimum was -1.8 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.6 May/21 10.06.2021
0.8 Apr/21 12.05.2021
0.6 Mar/21 13.04.2021
0.4 Feb/21 10.03.2021
0.3 Jan/21 10.02.2021
0.4 Dec/20 13.01.2021
0.2 Nov/20 10.12.2020
0 Oct/20 12.11.2020


Historical Chart by MoM presidents (%)

Inflation Rate Mom in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 0.2000 0.2000 0.2000 0.2000 0.00%


Latest data on Core Consumer Prices (Index Points)

Core Consumer Prices
                     United States - Historical Data (Index Points)

What is Core CPI in United States?

  • Core Consumer Prices in United States increased to 276 Index Points in May 2021. The maximum level was 276 Index Points and minimum was 28.5 Index Points.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Index Points) by years

Data
Period
Date
276 May/21 12.06.2021
274 Apr/21 12.05.2021
271 Mar/21 13.04.2021
270 Feb/21 10.03.2021
270 Jan/21 10.02.2021
270 Dec/20 13.01.2021
270 Nov/20 10.12.2020
269 Oct/20 12.11.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (Index Points)

Core Consumer Prices in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Core Inflation Rate (%)

Core Inflation Rate
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is United States Core Inflation Rate?

  • Core Inflation Rate in United States increased by 3.8 % in May 2021. The maximum level was 13.6 % and minimum was 0 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.8 May/21 10.06.2021
3 Apr/21 12.05.2021
1.6 Mar/21 13.04.2021
1.3 Feb/21 10.03.2021
1.4 Jan/21 10.02.2021
1.6 Dec/20 13.01.2021
1.6 Nov/20 10.12.2020
1.6 Oct/20 12.11.2020


Historical Chart by YoY presidents (%)

Core Inflation Rate in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on CPI Housing Utilities (Index Points)

CPI Housing Utilities
                     United States - Historical Data (Index Points)

What is United States CPI Index for Housing Utilities?

  • CPI Housing Utilities in United States increased to 279 Index Points in May 2021. The maximum level was 279 Index Points and minimum was 30.5 Index Points.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Index Points) by years

Data
Period
Date
279 May/21 10.06.2021
277 Apr/21 12.05.2021
276 Mar/21 17.04.2021
275 Feb/21 10.03.2021
274 Jan/21 10.02.2021
274 Dec/20 13.01.2021
273 Nov/20 10.12.2020
273 Oct/20 12.11.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (Index Points)

CPI Housing Utilities in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on CPI Transportation (Index Points)

CPI Transportation
                     United States - Historical Data (Index Points)

What is United States CPI Index for Transportation?

  • CPI Transportation in United States increased to 230 Index Points in May 2021. The maximum level was 230 Index Points and minimum was 22.3 Index Points.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Index Points) by years

Data
Period
Date
230 May/21 10.06.2021
223 Apr/21 12.05.2021
216 Mar/21 17.04.2021
209 Feb/21 10.03.2021
206 Jan/21 10.02.2021
204 Dec/20 13.01.2021
203 Nov/20 10.12.2020
203 Oct/20 12.11.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (Index Points)

CPI Transportation in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Inflation Expectations (%)

Inflation Expectations
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is United States Inflation Expectations in 2021?

  • Inflation Expectations in United States increased by 4 % in May 2021. The maximum level was 4 % and minimum was 2.33 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
4 May/21 14.06.2021
3.4 Apr/21 10.05.2021
3.2 Mar/21 12.04.2021
3.09 Feb/21 08.03.2021
3.05 Jan/21 08.02.2021
3 Dec/20 11.01.2021
2.96 Nov/20 14.12.2020
2.84 Oct/20 09.11.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Inflation Expectations in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other inflation indicators in United States

Index Updated Actual Previous
Gasoline Prices May/21 0.79 USD/Liter 0.75
GDP Deflator 1Q/21 116 in. pt. 114
Producer Prices May/21 125 in. pt. 124
PCE Price Index  Apr/21 114 in. pt. 113

Inflation Rate YoY in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia May/21 3.3 % 1.95
Panama Apr/21 1.71 % 0.3
Puerto Rico Feb/21 0.5 % 0.1
Honduras May/21 4.84 % 3.96
Brazil May/21 8.06 % 6.76
Chile May/21 3.6 % 3.3
Paraguay May/21 3.7 % 2.5
Argentina May/21 48.8 % 46.3
Canada May/21 3.6 % 3.4
Ecuador May/21 -1.13 % -1.47
Mexico May/21 5.89 % 6.08
Peru May/21 2.45 % 2.38
United States May/21 5 % 4.2
Uruguay May/21 6.64 % 6.76
Jamaica May/21 5 % 3.8
Suriname Mar/21 50.4 % 61.9
Venezuela May/21 2720 % 2941
Belize Mar/21 1.5 % 1.3
Cameroon Mar/21 1.97 % 1.89
Cape Verde May/21 1.3 % 0
Cuba 2019 5.7 % 5.3
Dominican Republic May/21 10.48 % 9.65
El Salvador May/21 2.59 % 2.79
Guyana Apr/21 2.73 % 2.03
Haiti Feb/21 17.9 % 18.7
Nicaragua Mar/21 4.11 % 3.77
Trinidad and Tobago Mar/21 0.8 % 0.8