2015 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 2015 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 = Municipal Cost Index
CCI = Construction Cost Index
CPI = Consumer Price Index
PPI = Producer Price Index

 

  MCI % change by MCI components Market basket**
Month Year CCI CPI* PPI*
January 2015 233.5 -0.41 1.27 256.6 237.7 197.6 VIEW PDF
February 2015 231.4 -.9 .09 256.3 234.7 192.1 VIEW PDF
March 2015 231.4 0.0 -0.56 256.5 235.2 191.1  
April 2015 231.9 0.22 -0.73 257.0 235.7 191.6  
May 2015 232.1 0.09 -1.1 258.0 236.0 190.7  
June 2015 233.1 0.43 -0.72 258.0 237.0 192.9  
July 2015 233.8 0.3 -0.68 258.0 237.8 194.7  
August 2015 233.7 -0.04 -0.76 258.1 238.1 194.0  
September 2015 233.5 -0.09 -0.76 258.9 237.9 192.2  
October 2015 233.0 -0.21 -1.10 260.1 237.6 189.1  
November 2015 232.6 -0.17 -1.06 259.7 238.0 187.7  
December 2015 232.1 -0.21 -1.0 259.7 238.1 185.9  

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

** The market basket displays a group of selected items from the producer price index of specific interest to state and local governments.