Percent change for the month of February 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 0.1 0.4
Chicago 12-Month 1.5  1.7

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

St. Louis, 2nd Half 2018 (6-mth)

0.5

0.6

St. Louis, 2nd Half 2018 (12-mth)

1.6

1.8

All Urban (CPI-U)

Workers (CPI-W)

U.S. Monthly  0.6  0.6
U.S. 12-Month   1.9   1.8