Percent change for the month of October 2018 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 0.0  0.0
Chicago 12-Month  2.0  2.4

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

St. Louis, 1st Half 2018 (6-mth)

1.1

1.2

St. Louis, 1st Half 2018 (12-mth)

2.0

2.4

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

U.S. Monthly  0.2  0.2
U.S. 12-Month   2.5   2.7