The personal consumption expenditure (PCE) price index in the United States rose 0.2 percent month-over-month in March of 2019, following a 0.1 percent gain in January. Prices for services went up 0.2 percent, unchanged from the previous month and cost of goods advanced 0.2 percent, after being flat in February, of which nondurables (0.6 percent compared to 0.1 percent) while durables (-0.5 percent compared to -0.3 percent). Excluding food and energy, PCE prices were flat, after a 0.1 percent increase in February. Year-on-year, the PCE price index increased 1.5 percent, above 1.3 percent in February and the core index advanced 1.6 percent, lower than 1.7 percent in February. Pce Price Index in the United States averaged 58.13 Index Points from 1959 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 109.22 Index Points in March of 2019 and a record low of 16.07 Index Points in January of 1959.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-04-29 12:30 PM PCE Price Index MoM 0.1% 0% 0.2%
2019-04-29 12:30 PM PCE Price Index YoY 1.3% 1.4% 1.4%
2019-04-29 12:30 PM PCE Price Index YoY 1.5% 1.3% 1.6%
2019-04-29 12:30 PM PCE Price Index MoM 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
2019-05-31 12:30 PM PCE Price Index YoY 1.5% 1.6%
2019-05-31 12:30 PM PCE Price Index MoM 0.2% 0.3%
2019-06-28 12:30 PM PCE Price Index MoM


United States Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 2.00 1.90 23.70 -15.80 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.40 1.80 -1.80 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 254.96 254.15 254.96 23.51 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 261.74 261.37 261.74 28.50 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 2.10 2.00 13.60 0.00 percent [+]
GDP Deflator 111.37 111.19 111.37 12.85 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 118.10 117.90 118.10 100.20 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 2.20 2.20 19.57 -6.86 percent [+]
Export Prices 127.30 127.00 135.30 82.40 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 126.90 126.60 147.50 75.00 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.80 2.10 36.70 -34.30 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 264.45 263.89 264.45 30.50 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 214.14 208.84 223.54 22.30 Index Points [+]
Core Pce Price Index 111.13 111.08 111.13 16.73 Index Points [+]
Core Producer Prices 117.30 117.20 117.30 99.90 Index Points [+]
Pce Price Index 109.22 109.00 109.22 16.07 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 2.60 2.82 3.40 2.42 percent [+]


United States Personal Consumption Expenditure Price Index

In the United States, the Personal Consumption Expenditure Price Index provides a measure of the prices paid for domestic purchases of goods and services. While the Consumer Price Index assumes a fixed basket of goods and uses expenditure weights that do not change over time for several years, the Personal Consumption Expenditure Price Index uses a chain index and resorts on expenditure data from the current period and the preceding period (known as Fisher Price Index). This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Personal Consumption Expenditure Price Index - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Personal Consumption Expenditure Price Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
109.22 109.00 109.22 16.07 1959 - 2019 Index Points Monthly
2012=100; SA




Country Last Previous
United States 109.22 Mar/19


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