American Inflation Rate

USA Inflation summary for January 2017

Release Date: February 15, 2017

Next Release Date: March 15, 2017

Current USA Inflation Rate

January 2017
2.5%
The Consumer Price Index for United States of America is 242.839 for the month of January 2017. The inflation rate year over year is 2.5% (compared to 2.075% for the previous month). Inflation from December 2016 to January 2017 was 0.583%.

Previous USA Inflation Rate

December 2016
2.075%

Month-to-Month USA Inflation Rate

December 2016 to January 2017
0.583%

Additional resources:
Historical Inflation Rates for USA
Historical CPI data for USA

Recent Inflation Rates for USA

Yearjanfebmaraprmayjunjulaugsepoctnovdecann
20172.5%
20161.373%1.018%0.853%1.125%1.022%1.006%0.835%1.063%1.464%1.636%1.693%2.075%1.263%
2015-0.089%-0.025%-0.074%-0.2%-0.04%0.124%0.17%0.195%-0.036%0.171%0.502%0.73%0.119%
20141.579%1.126%1.512%1.953%2.127%2.072%1.992%1.7%1.658%1.664%1.322%0.756%1.622%
20131.595%1.978%1.474%1.063%1.362%1.754%1.961%1.518%1.185%0.964%1.237%1.502%1.465%

The current inflation rate is a Year-over-Year calculation. The previous period's inflation rate is a Year-over-Year calculation. The Month-over-Month inflation rate is the inflation rate from month to month.

All Inflation Rates are calculated using the United States Consumer Price Index (CPI) numbers available on this site. See United States CPI.