U.S. Consumer Prices for Airfares in April

The following table shows the consumer price index for airline fares from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

        April  March   Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Nov.   Oct.  Sept.   Aug.
         2013   2013   2013   2013   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012
MoM%   -0.68%  0.61% -0.32%  1.08%  0.78%  0.93%  1.87%  1.32% -1.39%
YoY%    1.91%  3.77%  3.62%  3.78%  2.14%  0.90% -0.49% -2.55% -3.04%
NOTE: MoM% change is SA, YoY% is NSA. Base period 1982-84=100
Includes all regularly scheduled domestic & international commercial airline
trips on certified carriers from each of the 87 cities in the CPI sample.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor

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