United States Core Inflation Rate
Core consumer prices in the United States increased 3.80 percent in May of 2021 over the same month in the previous year. Core Inflation Rate in the United States averaged 3.57 percent from 1957 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 13.60 percent in June of 1980 and a record low of 0 percent in May of 1957. In the United States, the core inflation rate tracks changes in prices that consumers pay for a basket of goods which excludes volatile food and fuel costs. This page provides – United States Core Inflation Rate – actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.