1 edition of Consumer Price Index found in the catalog.
|Statement||For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.|
|Publishers||For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 99 p. :|
|Number of Pages||63|
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The CPI measures items in food and beverages, housing, apparel, transportation, medical care, recreation, education, communication, and other personal goods and services such as tobacco and smoking products, haircuts, and funerals. Regional population data are sometimes used for this purpose, but need adjustment to allow for regional differences in living standards and consumption patterns. For example, the CPI-U for the years 2004 and 2005 uses expenditure weights drawn from the 2001—2002 Consumer Expenditure Surveys.
However, it would not be reflected in CPI-U and CPI-W until January of the next even-numbered year. There is a large technical economics literature on which would approximate this and which can be shown to approximate what economic theorists call a true. Most elementary aggregate indices are necessarily 'unweighted' averages for the sample of products within the sampled outlets.
In the US the CPI is usually reported by the. Not relevant for the CPI series. To learn more about the basket update, consult. In the period 1901-1913 it was based on the Cost Consumer Price Index Living Index of Oslo, calculated by a local statistical office in Oslo.
But in actuality the BLS set the index to an average for the period from 1982 through 1984 inclusive equal to 100, so there is no specific date when it was exactly 100.
If you check the chart below you will see it was somewhere between July and August of 1983. There have not been any calculations done to measure errors caused by non-representative weights. GDP which equals production minus intermediate consumption.
If you are renting a property for a year or more, the landlord likely will want an annual rent increase.
The classification is according to use, developed in a national accounting context.
The new basket weight reference period is 2020, based on national HFCE data, in addition to data from the Survey of Household Spending and provincial HFCE series.