CPI and RPI Basket of Goods and Services

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Business & Economy

The 'shopping basket' of items making up the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and Retail Prices Index (RPI) are reviewed every year. Some items are taken out of the basket, some are brought in, to reflect changes in the market and to make sure the CPI and RPI are up to date and representative of consumer spending patterns. This article describes the review process and explains how and why the various items in the CPI and RPI baskets are chosen.

Source agency: Office for National Statistics

Designation: National Statistics

Language: English

Alternative title: Basket of Goods

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Data Package

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Data Resources (9)

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Consumer Prices Index and Retail Prices Index: The 2004 Basket of Goods and Services
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Consumer Prices Index and Retail Prices Index: The 2005 Basket of Goods and Services
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Consumer Prices Index: Goods and Services Indices and Special Aggregates
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Consumer Prices Index and Retail Prices Index: The 2006 Basket of Goods and Services
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Consumer Prices Index and Retail Prices Index: The 2009 Basket of Goods and Services
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Consumer Prices Index and Retail Prices Index: The 2010 Basket of Goods and Services

Additional Information

Added to data.gov.uk 10/12/2011
Theme Business & Economy
Geographic coverage United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland)
National statistic yes
ONS category Economy
Mandate No value
Temporal coverage No value
Schema/Vocabulary No value
Code list No value
Service Level No value