2002 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 2002 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 2002 159.3 -0.1% 0.5% 165.2 177.4 130.1
February 2002 159.0 -0.2% 0.3% 166.5 176.7 128.0
March 2002 159.2 0.1% -0.4% 166.5 177.1 128.5
April 2002 159.9 0.4% 0.3% 167.5 177.8 128.6
May 2002 160.4 0.3% 0.6% 166.9 178.8 129.9
June 2002 161.4 0.6% 0.9% 167.9 179.8 131.0
July 2002 161.4 0.0% 0.5% 167.9 179.8 131.0
August 2002 162.3 0.6% 0.6% 170.1 179.9 131.1
September 2002 162.2 -0.1% 1.1% 169.7 180.1 131.2
October 2002 162.6 0.2% 1.4% 169.9 180.7 131.5
November 2002 162.7 0.1% 1.3% 169.6 181.0 132.0
December 2002 163.1 0.2% 2.3% 169.6 181.3 133.1

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