January CPI Up 0.7%; Core Rate Rises 0.2%

Ackerman, Andrew
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/23/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32325, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that the seasonally adjusted index of consumer prices (CPI) increased 0.7%, while the core rate rose by 0.2% in January 2006. The data released by the U.S. Labor Department showed that all categories reported higher prices in January 2006. Increases in housing costs, food prices, medical care prices and transportation prices were reported.


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