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Movements in retail prices of goods and services commonly purchased by metropolitan wage and salary earner households. The goods and services are divided into the following groups: food; clothing; housing; household equipment and operation; transportation; tobacco and alcohol; health and personal care; recreation and education. Indexes for each of these groups and for `All Groups' are published for each of the State capitals, Canberra and Darwin and for the weighted average of the eight capital cities. Details are also shown for about 50 sub-groups and special series, for the weighted average of the eight capital cities. Also refer to Information Paper: Change in Format of the Quarterly Publication 'Consumer Price Index' (6401.0.00.001).
Note: This product includes the following separate special data services: CPI.01 (Food group) CPI.02 (Clothing group) CPI.03 (Housing group) CPI.04 (Household Equipment and Operation Group) CPI.05 (Transportation group) CPI.06 (Tobacco and Alcohol group) CPI.07 (Health and Personal Care group) CPI.08 (Recreation and Education group) CPI.09 (Special series) CPI.10 (Sydney) CPI.11 (Melbourne) CPI.12 (Brisbane) CPI.13 (Adelaide) CPI.14 (Perth) CPI.15 (Hobart) CPI.16 (Canberra) CPI.17 (Darwin) CPI.18 (Eight Capital Cities) CPI.19 (CPI.10 - CPI.18) CPI.20 (Historical series - 1948-1980)