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Consumer Price Index (CPI)

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The Consumer Price Index (CPI), sometimes called the cost-of-living index, measures the average change in prices that typical American wage earners pay for basic goods and services, such as food, clothing, shelter, transportation, and medical care. It is expressed as a percentage of the cost of the same goods and services in a base period.

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http://www.referenceforbusiness.com/encyclopedia/Con-Cos/Consumer-Price-Index-CPI.html

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