FIGURE 4-14 - Prices Paid by U.S. Households for Transportation Services: January 1996-June 2008

FIGURE 4-14 - Prices Paid by U.S. Households for Transportation Services: January 1996-June 2008

Monthly data, seasonally adjustedConsumer price indices for transportation, U.S. city average

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Index: January 1992 = 100

  All items Transportation Private transportation Public transportation
Jan-96 111.9 112.7 112.3 116.3
Feb-96 112.1 113.1 112.6 118.7
Mar-96 112.4 113.6 113.1 118.3
Apr-96 112.9 114.7 114.3 118.6
May-96 113.1 115.2 114.7 120.2
Jun-96 113.3 115.1 114.4 122.0
Jul-96 113.5 114.8 114.2 121.0
Aug-96 113.7 114.8 114.1 121.8
Sep-96 114.0 115.2 114.4 123.9
Oct-96 114.4 115.5 114.6 125.1
Nov-96 114.8 116.1 115.1 126.3
Dec-96 115.0 116.9 115.7 129.7
Jan-97 115.3 116.9 115.9 126.5
Feb-97 115.5 116.5 116.0 122.5
Mar-97 115.5 116.4 115.6 124.6
Apr-97 115.6 115.8 114.9 125.4
May-97 115.6 115.0 114.0 125.7
Jun-97 115.8 115.2 114.3 124.6
Jul-97 116.0 115.0 114.0 125.0
Aug-97 116.3 115.7 115.0 122.7
Sep-97 116.6 116.2 115.3 124.7
Oct-97 116.8 116.1 115.1 127.5
Nov-97 116.9 115.5 114.5 125.6
Dec-97 117.0 115.3 114.3 126.1
Jan-98 117.1 114.8 113.7 127.3
Feb-98 117.1 114.3 113.0 128.2
Mar-98 117.1 113.6 112.2 128.3
Apr-98 117.3 113.1 111.8 127.9
May-98 117.6 113.3 112.1 127.0
Jun-98 117.7 113.5 112.4 125.9
Jul-98 118.0 113.7 112.6 127.0
Aug-98 118.1 113.6 112.3 128.7
Sep-98 118.2 113.3 112.1 127.6
Oct-98 118.5 113.5 112.3 126.7
Nov-98 118.7 113.4 112.2 126.8
Dec-98 118.9 113.1 111.8 128.5
Jan-99 119.1 113.0 111.6 129.4
Feb-99 119.1 112.4 110.8 129.4
Mar-99 119.2 112.9 111.3 131.8
Apr-99 120.0 115.2 113.7 133.6
May-99 120.0 115.1 113.5 132.4
Jun-99 120.0 114.8 113.5 128.7
Jul-99 120.5 116.1 114.6 132.8
Aug-99 120.8 117.1 115.8 131.3
Sep-99 121.3 118.0 116.9 130.3
Oct-99 121.5 118.5 117.0 135.0
Nov-99 121.8 118.4 116.8 137.1
Dec-99 122.1 119.4 117.9 137.0
Jan-00 122.4 119.7 118.3 135.7
Feb-00 122.9 120.4 118.9 137.3
Mar-00 123.6 123.3 121.8 139.4
Apr-00 123.6 122.1 120.6 138.8
May-00 123.8 122.0 120.5 140.1
Jun-00 124.5 124.4 122.9 141.4
Jul-00 124.9 124.1 122.7 140.9
Aug-00 124.9 123.0 121.3 143.1
Sep-00 125.5 124.6 123.1 142.5
Oct-00 125.7 124.2 122.8 139.7
Nov-00 126.0 124.4 122.9 142.3
Dec-00 126.2 124.5 122.9 142.7
Jan-01 127.0 124.7 123.1 143.3
Feb-01 127.3 124.6 123.0 143.0
Mar-01 127.3 123.8 122.3 140.3
Apr-01 127.5 124.2 122.9 139.2
May-01 128.2 126.5 125.3 139.2
Jun-01 128.5 126.2 124.8 142.9
Jul-01 128.3 123.6 122.0 141.9
Aug-01 128.3 123.1 121.5 141.2
Sep-01 128.8 125.2 123.7 141.9
Oct-01 128.4 122.7 121.2 140.6
Nov-01 128.3 120.5 118.9 139.8
Dec-01 128.3 119.7 118.1 139.5
Jan-02 128.5 119.8 118.1 140.5
Feb-02 128.7 119.3 117.6 140.3
Mar-02 129.1 120.8 119.2 139.5
Apr-02 129.6 122.4 120.8 140.5
May-02 129.8 122.6 121.0 140.7
Jun-02 129.9 122.6 121.2 138.7
Jul-02 130.2 123.0 121.8 137.0
Aug-02 130.5 123.6 122.2 138.2
Sep-02 130.7 123.8 122.5 137.7
Oct-02 131.0 124.8 123.6 137.0
Nov-02 131.2 124.7 123.5 137.8
Dec-02 131.5 124.6 123.4 138.6
Jan-03 132.0 126.8 125.7 138.2
Feb-03 132.8 129.1 128.0 138.0
Mar-03 133.0 129.1 128.0 139.0
Apr-03 132.5 126.6 125.4 138.5
May-03 132.2 123.9 122.5 140.1
Jun-03 132.4 124.1 122.7 140.6
Jul-03 132.8 125.0 123.6 141.1
Aug-03 133.4 127.0 125.7 141.1
Sep-03 133.8 128.3 127.1 141.3
Oct-03 133.7 126.4 125.0 142.1
Nov-03 133.8 125.9 124.5 141.5
Dec-03 134.1 126.3 125.0 140.7
Jan-04 134.6 128.2 126.9 141.1
Feb-04 135.0 129.1 127.8 141.2
Mar-04 135.3 128.7 127.5 141.7
Apr-04 135.5 128.3 127.1 141.5
May-04 136.1 129.6 128.5 139.7
Jun-04 136.6 130.7 129.7 139.0
Jul-04 136.7 130.4 129.4 139.2
Aug-04 136.9 130.7 129.7 138.4
Sep-04 137.2 131.2 130.3 137.5
Oct-04 138.0 134.0 133.3 138.7
Nov-04 138.5 135.4 134.5 141.7
Dec-04 138.6 134.9 134.1 140.7
Jan-05 138.6 134.0 133.2 139.9
Feb-05 139.0 135.2 134.4 139.8
Mar-05 139.5 135.6 134.6 141.8
Apr-05 140.1 137.0 136.1 143.8
May-05 139.9 134.9 133.8 144.7
Jun-05 140.0 135.3 134.2 145.6
Jul-05 140.9 138.5 137.6 146.6
Aug-05 141.9 142.4 141.6 147.3
Sep-05 143.7 150.2 149.8 148.0
Oct-05 144.0 148.3 147.8 149.6
Nov-05 143.4 142.4 141.4 149.8
Dec-05 143.3 141.7 140.7 149.0
Jan-06 144.2 144.0 143.1 150.6
Feb-06 144.1 143.2 142.3 150.3
Mar-06 144.3 142.5 141.6 150.4
Apr-06 145.0 145.3 144.3 150.8
May-06 145.6 146.5 145.6 152.3
Jun-06 146.0 147.1 146.2 153.3
Jul-06 146.7 149.9 149.1 153.9
Aug-06 147.4 151.0 150.3 154.5
Sep-06 146.7 145.7 144.6 153.9
Oct-06 146.0 141.0 139.9 152.3
Nov-06 146.1 140.8 139.8 149.4
Dec-06 147.0 143.8 143.0 149.2
Jan-07 147.2 142.8 141.7 151.5
Feb-07 147.6 142.5 141.4 152.2
Mar-07 148.3 145.1 144.1 152.7
Apr-07 148.8 146.0 145.1 152.4
May-07 149.5 148.1 147.3 151.8
Jun-07 149.9 148.3 147.5 152.7
Jul-07 150.2 148.7 148.0 152.8
Aug-07 150.2 147.9 147.0 153.6
Sep-07 150.8 148.9 148.0 154.7
Oct-07 151.2 149.4 148.4 156.2
Nov-07 152.5 154.7 153.9 158.3
Dec-07 153.1 156.2 155.5 159.8
Jan-08 153.7 157.1 156.3 160.4
Feb-08 153.7 156.0 155.2 160.1
Mar-08 154.2 157.1 156.1 164.2
Apr-08 154.6 156.1 155.1 163.5
May-08 155.6 159.3 158.2 167.4
Jun-08 157.2 165.3 164.2 173.1

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Consumer Price Index, available at http://www.bls.gov/cpi/ as of August 2008.