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Consumer Price Index m/m

Country: United States
Sector: Prices
Medium 0.5% 0.1%
0.4%
Last release Importance Actual Forecast
Previous
0.1%
0.5%
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The Consumer Price Index m/m measures changes in prices of a basket of consumer goods and services in the given month compared to the previous one. The index shows price changes from the perspective of the consumer.

The index is calculated using the comparison to the prices of 1982, which is set as the base period for the CPI calculation.

The Consumer Price Index is the key indicator to measure the US inflation. Readings above expectations are seen as positive for the US dollar.

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Date (GMT)
Reference
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Sep 2017
0.5%
0.1%
0.4%
Aug 2017
0.4%
0.0%
0.1%
Jul 2017
0.1%
-0.1%
0.0%
Jun 2017
0.0%
-0.2%
-0.1%
May 2017
-0.1%
0.0%
0.2%
Apr 2017
0.2%
-0.1%
-0.3%
Mar 2017
-0.3%
0.1%
Feb 2017
0.1%
0.6%
Jan 2017
0.6%
0.3%
Dec 2016
0.3%
0.2%