Percent change for the month of January 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 0.6 0.5
Chicago 12-Month 0.8  0.6

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  0.2  0.1
U.S. 12-Month   1.6   1.3