2005 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 2005 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 2005 179.2 0.2% 6.7% 189.3 191.0 151.3
February 2005 178.5 -0.4% 6.1% 189.0 190.3 150.1
March 2005 178.9 0.2% 5.2% 189.0 190.7 150.9
April 2005 179.6 0.4% 5.0% 189.4 191.8 151.6
May 2005 181.2 0.9% 5.1% 190.8 193.3 153.6
June 2005 182.4 0.7% 5.0% 191.9 194.6 155.0
July 2005 182.4 0.0% 4.1% 192.3 194.4 154.4
August 2005 182.3 -0.1% 3.8% 192.4 194.5 154.1
September 2005 183.7 0.8% 4.2% 193.6 195.4 156.2
October 2005 184.7 0.5% 4.0% 194.5 196.4 157.3
November 2005 187.3 1.4% 5.3% 195.9 198.8 161.9
December 2005 189.3 1.1% 5.9% 197.8 199.2 166.0

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