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Jun 16, 2016

BLS News Release on June 16, 2016: CPI for all Increases 0.2% in May as Energy, Shelter Increases Outweigh Food Decline

  Bureau of Labor Statistics

CPI for all items increases 0.2% in May as energy, shelter increases outweigh food decline


On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.2 percent in May after rising 0.4 percent in April. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.2 percent in May, the same increase as in April.