2003 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 2003 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 2003 163.0 -0.1% 2.3% 169.2 181.3 133.2
February 2003 163.0 0.0% 2.5% 169.6 180.9 133.0
March 2003 164.4 0.9% 3.3% 170.8 181.7 135.5
April 2003 165.4 0.6% 3.4% 170.5 183.1 137.8
May 2003 166.8 0.8% 4.0% 170.7 184.2 141.4
June 2003 165.5 -0.8% 2.5% 170.9 183.8 136.8
July 2003 165.8 0.2% 2.7% 172.1 183.5 136.7
August 2003 166.3 0.3% 2.5% 172.2 183.7 138.0
September 2003 166.8 0.3% 2.8% 173.3 183.9 137.8
October 2003 167.1 0.2% 2.8% 173.5 184.6 138.0
November 2003 167.8 0.4% 3.1% 174.4 185.2 138.5
December 2003 168.3 0.3% 3.2% 175.1 185.0 139.4

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