Price indices, percentage changes and weights for the different measures of Consumer Price Inflation (CPI). Internationally, CPI is known as the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP).

Publications

Data

  • Consumer price inflation

    Measures of inflation data including CPIH, CPI and RPI. These tables complement the Consumer Price Inflation time series datasets available on our website.

  • Consumer price inflation item indices and price quotes

    Price quote data and item indices that underpin consumer price inflation statistics are now published, giving users unprecedented access to the detailed data that is used in the construction of the UK's inflation figures. With effect from January 2017 Consumer price inflation publication, these data are published on a monthly basis showing the latest month.

  • Consumer Price Inflation time series dataset

    Comprehensive database of time series covering measures of inflation data including CPIH, CPI and RPI.

Pre-release access list for UK consumer price inflation: May 2017

The phrase 'Pre-release Access' refers to the practice whereby official statistics in their final form, and any accompanying written commentary, are made available to an eligible person in advance of their publication. The rules and principles which govern pre-release access are featured within the Pre-release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008.

Besides ONS staff, the following persons are given pre-release access by the period indicated before release.