Percent change for the month of December 2019 for the urban wage earners and clerical indices, as reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

Chicago Monthly -0.2 -0.2
Chicago 12-Month  2.2  2.4

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

St. Louis, 1st Half 2019 (6-mth)

0.9

1.0

St. Louis, 1st Half 2019 (12-mth)

1.2

1.1

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

U.S. Monthly -0.1  -0.1
U.S. 12-Month   2.3   2.3