Inflation Tracker

NAA Inflation Tracker

NAA Inflation Tracker: August 2021

August, 2021 | Updated May, 2022

CPI, Latest Release, July 2021 5.3% The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 5.3% on a year-over-year basis, the same rate as the prior month. Prices excluding food and energy (core CPI) moderated somewhat, rising 4.2%.  Breaking down the data on a monthly basis reveals core CPI increasing at its…

NAA Inflation Tracker: July 2021

July, 2021 | Updated May, 2022

NAA Inflation Tracker CPI, Latest Release, June 2021 5.3% The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 5.3% on a year-over-year basis while prices excluding food and energy (core CPI) rose 4.5%.  CPI hit higher levels during the Great Recession, but we have to go back to the 1990/1991 recession to see a…