1980 Municipal Cost Index Archive


The Municipal Cost Index, developed exclusively by American City & County, is designed to show the effects of inflation on the cost of providing municipal services. This archive of 1980 Municipal Cost Index data includes monthly data from the Cost Construction Index, Consumer Price Index and Producer Price Index.

Learn more about the Municipal Cost Index, including its history and the factors included in its monthly calculation.

Abbreviations
MCI = Muncipal Cost Index
CCI = Construction Cost Index
CPI = Consumer Price Index
PPI = Producer Price Index

  MCI % change by MCI components
Month Year CCI CPI* PPI*
January 1980 247.3 -2.8% 12.0% 285.7 225.4 223.7
February 1980 248.9 0.6% 12.2% 286.4 227.5 225.9
March 1980 250.0 0.4% 12.3% 285.1 229.4 227.8
April 1980 253.1 1.2% 12.8% 286.0 233.2 232.1
May 1980 256.3 1.3% 13.3% 286.1 236.4 235.4
June 1980 259.4 1.2% 13.8% 288.8 239.8 238.2
July 1980 260.8 0.5% 13.2% 286.9 242.5 240.0
August 1980 261.7 0.3% 12.8% 285.9 244.9 241.0
September 1980 265.0 1.3% 12.2% 290.7 247.6 242.6
October 1980 267.2 0.8% 11.7% 296.1 247.8 246.6
November 1980 269.3 0.8% 11.2% 299.7 249.4 249.0
December 1980 271.3 0.7% 6.6% 301.7 251.7 248.9

* The consumer and producer price indexes are published monthly by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics.