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Thursday, August 18, 2011

Consumer Price Index News Release

Bureau of Labor Statistics
The latest Consumer Price Index news release has been posted on the BLS website at http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/cpi.pdf and also archived at http://www.bls.gov/news.release/archives/cpi_08182011.pdf. Highlights are below.

Consumer prices rise 0.5% in July as gas, food, and shelter prices rise


On a seasonally adjusted basis, the CPI-U increased 0.5 percent in July after falling 0.2 percent in June. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.2 percent in July after increasing 0.3 percent in June.

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