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Table A6
Consumer Price Indexes* for the United States
and the Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston-Galveston-Brazoria
Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Areas**(CMSAs):
1975 to 2001

  United States Dallas-
Fort Worth CMSA
Houston-Galveston-
Brazoria CMSA
Average of
Texas CMSAs
Year Index Change(%) Index Change(%) Index Change(%) Index Change(%)
1975 53.8 9.1 50.2 8.8 51.3 11.6 50.8 10.2
1976 56.9 5.8 53.3 6.0 55.2 7.5 54.2 6.8
1977 60.6 6.5 57.2 7.4 59.2 7.3 58.2 7.4
1978 65.2 7.6 61.6 7.7 64.8 9.4 63.2 8.6
1979 72.6 11.3 69.4 12.7 73.3 13.2 71.4 12.9
1980 82.4 13.5 81.2 16.9 82.6 12.6 81.9 14.7
1981 90.9 10.4 90.5 11.5 90.8 10.0 90.7 10.7
1982 96.5 6.2 95.7 5.8 97.2 7.0 96.4 6.4
1983 99.6 3.2 99.3 3.7 99.8 2.7 99.5 3.2
1984 103.9 4.4 103.9 4.7 102.5 2.7 103.2 3.7
1985 107.6 3.5 107.8 3.7 104.7 2.1 106.2 2.9
1986 109.6 1.9 109.5 1.6 103.7 -0.9 106.6 0.3
1987 113.6 3.6 112.8 3.1 106.5 2.6 109.7 2.9
1988 118.3 4.1 116.1 2.9 109.6 2.9 112.8 2.9
1989 124.0 4.8 119.5 3.0 114.1 4.1 116.8 3.5
1990 130.7 5.4 125.1 4.7 120.6 5.7 122.9 5.2
1991 136.2 4.2 130.8 4.5 125.1 3.8 128.0 4.2
1992 140.3 3.0 133.9 2.4 129.1 3.2 131.5 2.8
1993 144.5 3.0 137.3 2.6 133.5 3.4 135.4 3.0
1994 148.2 2.6 141.3 2.8 137.9 3.3 139.6 3.1
1995 152.4 2.8 145.0 2.6 140.0 1.5 142.5 2.1
1996 156.9 2.9 148.9 2.6 142.7 2.0 145.8 2.3
1997 160.5 2.3 151.4 1.7 145.4 1.9 148.4 1.8
1998 163.0 1.6 153.6 1.4 146.8 1.0 150.2 1.2
1999 166.6 2.2 158.0 2.9 148.8 1.3 153.4 2.1
2000 172.2 3.4 164.7 4.2 154.2 3.7 159.5 4.0
Jan 168.8 2.7 160.4 3.5 151.2 3.3 155.8 3.4
Feb 169.8 3.2 161.8 3.9 152.1 3.8 157.0 3.8
Mar 171.2 3.8 163.1 4.3 152.5 3.4 157.8 3.8
Apr 171.3 3.1 163.2 4.0 152.8 3.0 158.0 3.6
May 171.5 3.2 163.2 3.8 153.5 3.5 158.3 3.6
Jun 172.4 3.7 164.7 4.4 154.1 3.9 159.4 4.2
Jul 172.8 3.7 166.2 5.0 154.3 3.8 160.2 4.4
Aug 172.8 3.4 166.6 4.7 154.4 3.7 160.5 4.2
Sep 173.7 3.5 166.9 4.4 155.8 3.8 161.3 4.1
Oct 174.0 3.4 166.9 4.3 157.1 3.9 162.0 4.1
Nov 174.1 3.4 166.8 4.2 156.7 3.9 161.7 4.1
Dec 174.0 3.4 167.1 4.2 156.2 3.9 161.6 4.1
2001
Jan 175.1 3.7 167.3 4.3 157.4 4.1 162.4 4.2
Feb 175.8 3.5 168.1 3.9 158.6 4.3 163.4 4.1
Mar 176.2 2.9 168.9 3.6 159.1 4.3 164.0 3.9
Apr 176.9 3.3 169.2 3.7 159.5 4.4 164.3 4.0
May 177.7 3.6 169.4 3.8 159.6 4.0 164.5 3.9
Jun 178.0 3.2 NA NA 159.6 3.6 NA NA

* Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), Calendar Year Averages, 1982-84=100. Values are not seasonally adjusted.

** The Dallas-Fort Worth CMSA includes the Dallas and Fort Worth-Arlington Primary Metropolitan Statistical Areas (PMSAs). The Houston-Galveston-Brazoria CMSA includes the Houston, Galveston-Texas City and Brazoria PMSAs.

SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.