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Annual Average Consumer Price Index Research Series Using Current Methods (CPI-U-RS)
- All Items: 1947 to 2002
Note: Data users can compute the percentage changes in prices between earlier years' data and 2002 by dividing the annual average Consumer Price Index (CPI-U-RS) for 2002 by the annual average for the earlier year(s).
For more information on the CPI-U-RS go to www.bls.gov/cpi/cpirsdc.htm