2006 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 2006 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 2006 188.4 -0.5% 5.1% 198.3 197.6 163.6
February 2006 188.1 -0.2% 5.4% 198.6 196.8 163.0
March 2006 189.2 0.6% 5.8% 199.2 198.3 164.6
April 2006 188.6 -0.3% 5.0% 199.1 198.7 161.9
May 2006 189.0 0.2% 4.3% 199.3 199.8 162.0
June 2006 190.0 0.5% 4.2% 199.1 201.5 163.8
July 2006 190.8 0.4% 4.6% 199.4 202.5 165.3
August 2006 191.4 0.3% 5.0% 200.0 202.9 165.9
September 2006 191.9 0.3% 4.5% 200.1 203.5 167.1
October 2006 192.7 0.4% 4.3% 201.1 203.9 167.9
November 2006 192.8 0.1% 2.9% 204.0 202.9 165.4
December 2006 191.9 -0.5% 1.4% 204.9 201.8 162.0

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