Gross Domestic Purchases Price Index

Quarterly - Percent Change from Preceding Quarter
Q3 2021 (3rd) +5.6 %
Q2 2021 (3rd) +5.8 %

The gross domestic purchases price index is BEA's featured measure of inflation in the U.S. economy. The index measures the prices of goods and services purchased by U.S. residents, regardless of where the goods and services were produced.

  • Current release: December 22, 2021
  • Next release: January 27, 2022

What is the Gross Domestic Purchases Price Index?

A measure of inflation in the prices paid by consumers, businesses, and governments in the United States, including the imports they buy. The gross domestic purchases price index is BEA's broadest gauge of prices inside the country.

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