Retail prices index

Details of the monthly Retail Prices Index (RPI) dating back to 1948 outlined in a table.

The Retail Price Index (RPI) is one measure of consumer inflation. It is produced by the UK's Office for National Statistics (ONS). Introduced in 1947, it measures certain types of cost escalation. RPI was replaced by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) as the primary measure of inflation in 2023.

Year  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2024 378.0 381.0                    
2023 360.3 364.5 367.2 372.8 375.3 376.4 374.2 376.6 378.4 377.8 377.3 379.0
2022 317.7 320.2 323.5 334.6 337.1 340.0  343.2 345.2  347.6 356.2 358.3 360.4
2021 294.6 296.0 296.9 301.1 301.9 304.0 305.5 307.4 308.6 312.0 314.3 317.7
2020 290.6 292.0 292.6 292.6 292.2 292.7 294.2 293.3 294.3 294.3 293.5 295.4
2019 283.0 285.0 285.1 289.2 289.6 289.5 291.7 291.0 291.0 290.4 291.0 291.9
2018 276.0 278.1 278.3 279.7 280.7 281.5 281.7 284.2 284.1 284.5 284.6 285.6
2017 265.5 268.4 269.3 270.6 271.7 272.3 272.9 274.7 275.1 275.3 275.8 278.1
2016 258.8 260.0 261.1 261.4 262.1 263.1 263.4 263.4 264.9 264.8 265.5 267.1
2015 255.4 256.7 257.1 258.0 258.5 258.9 258.6 259.8 259.6 259.5 259.8 260.6
2014 252.6 254.2 254.8 255.7 255.9 256.3 256.0 257.0 257.6 257.7 257.1 257.5
2013 245.8 247.6 248.7 249.5 250.0 249.7 249.7 251.0 251.9 251.9 252.1 253.4
2012 238.0 239.9 240.8 242.5 242.4 241.8 242.1 243.0 244.2 245.6 245.6 246.8
2011 229.0 231.3 232.5 234.4 235.2 235.2 234.7 236.1 237.9 238.0 238.5 239.4
2010 217.9 219.2 220.7 222.8 223.6 224.1 223.6 224.5 225.3 225.8 226.8 228.4
2009 210.1 211.4 211.3 211.5 212.8 213.4 213.4 214.4 215.3 216.0 216.6 218.0
2008 209.8 211.4 212.1 214.0 215.1 216.8 216.5 217.2 218.4 217.7 216.0 212.9
2007 201.6 203.1 204.4 205.4 206.2 207.3 206.1 207.3 208.0 208.9 209.7 210.9
2006 193.4 194.2 195.0 196.5 197.7 198.5 198.5 199.2 200.1 200.4 201.1 202.7
2005 188.9 189.6 190.5 191.6 192.0 192.2 192.2 192.6 193.1 193.3 193.6 194.1
2004 183.1 183.8 184.6 185.7 186.5 186.8 186.8 187.4 188.1 188.6 189.0 189.9
2003 178.4 179.3 179.9 181.2 181.5 181.3 181.3 181.6 182.5 182.6 182.7 183.5
2002 173.3 173.8 174.5 175.7 176.2 176.2 175.9 176.4 177.6 177.9 178.2 178.5
2001 171.1 172.0 172.2 173.1 174.2 174.4 173.3 174.0 174.6 174.3 173.6 173.4
2000 166.6 167.5 168.4 170.1 170.7 171.1 170.5 170.5 171.7 171.6 172.1 172.2
1999 163.4 163.7 164.1 165.2 165.6 165.6 165.1 165.5 166.2 166.5 166.7 167.3
1998 159.5 160.3 160.8 162.6 163.5 163.4 163.0 163.7 164.4 164.5 164.4 164.4
1997 154.4 155.0 155.4 156.3 156.9 157.5 157.5 158.5 159.3 159.5 159.6 160.0
1996 150.2 150.9 151.5 152.6 152.9 153.0 152.4 153.1 153.8 153.8 153.9 154.4
1995 146.0 146.9 147.5 149.0 149.6 149.8 149.1 149.9 150.6 149.8 149.8 150.7
1994 141.3 142.1 142.5 144.2 144.7 144.7 144.0 144.7 145.0 145.2 145.3 146.0
1993 137.9 138.8 139.3 140.6 141.1 141.0 140.7 141.3 141.9 141.8 141.6 141.9
1992 135.6 136.3 136.7 138.8 139.3 139.3 138.8 138.9 139.4 139.9 139.7 139.2
1991 130.2 130.9 131.4 133.1 133.5 134.1 133.8 134.1 134.6 135.1 135.6 135.7
1990 119.5 120.2 121.4 125.1 126.2 126.7 126.8 128.1 129.3 130.3 130.0 129.9
1989 111.0 111.8 112.3 114.3 115.0 115.4 115.5 115.8 116.6 117.5 118.5 118.8
1988 103.3 103.7 104.1 105.8 106.2 106.6 106.7 107.9 108.4 109.5 110.0 110.3
1987 100.0 100.4 100.6 101.8 101.9 101.9 101.8 102.1 102.4 102.9 103.4 103.3
1986 96.25 96.60 96.73 97.67 97.85 97.79 97.52 97.82 98.30 98.45 99.29 99.62
1985 91.20 91.94 92.80 94.78 95.21 95.41 95.23 95.49 95.44 95.59 95.92 96.05
1984 86.84 87.20 87.48 88.64 88.97 89.20 89.10 89.94 90.11 90.67 90.95 90.87
1983 82.61 82.97 83.12 84.28 84.64 84.84 85.30 85.68 86.06 86.36 86.67 86.89
1982 78.73 78.76 79.44 81.04 81.62 81.85 81.88 81.90 81.85 82.26 82.66 82.51
1981 70.29 70.93 71.99 74.07 74.55 74.98 75.31 75.87 76.30 76.98 77.79 78.28
1980 62.18 63.07 63.93 66.11 66.72 67.35 67.91 68.06 68.49 68.92 69.48 69.86
1979 52.52 52.95 53.38 54.30 54.73 55.67 58.07 58.53 59.11 59.72 60.25 60.68
1978 48.04 48.31 48.62 49.33 49.61 49.99 50.22 50.54 50.75 50.98 51.33 51.76
1977 43.70 44.13 44.56 45.70 46.06 46.54 46.59 46.82 47.07 47.28 47.50 47.76
1976 37.49 37.97 38.17 38.91 39.34 39.54 39.62 40.18 40.71 41.44 42.03 42.59
1975 30.39 30.90 31.51 32.72 34.09 34.75 35.11 35.31 35.61 36.12 36.55 37.01
1974 25.35 25.78 26.01 26.89 27.28 27.55 27.81 27.83 28.14 28.69 29.20 29.63
1973 22.64 22.78 22.92 23.35 23.52 23.64 23.75 23.81 24.03 24.50 24.69 24.87
1972 21.01 21.12 21.18 21.38 21.49 21.63 21.70 21.87 21.99 22.29 22.37 22.49
1971 19.43 19.53 19.69 20.11 20.25 20.39 20.51 20.52 20.55 20.67 20.79 20.89
1970 17.91 18.00 18.10 18.38 18.44 18.49 18.62 18.61 18.70 18.90 19.03 19.16
1969 17.06 17.15 17.22 17.40 17.38 17.46 17.46 17.42 17.47 17.60 17.64 17.16
1968 16.07 16.15 16.20 16.49 16.51 16.57 16.59 16.61 16.62 16.70 16.74 16.97
1967 15.66 15.67 15.67 15.79 15.78 15.85 15.75 15.71 15.70 15.82 15.91 16.02
1966 15.11 15.12 15.14 15.33 15.44 15.48 15.41 15.50 15.48 15.51 15.61 15.63
1965 14.47 14.47 14.52 14.80 14.85 14.89 14.89 14.92 14.93 14.95 15.01 15.08
1964 13.84 13.85 13.90 14.02 14.14 14.19 14.19 14.25 14.25 14.26 14.38 14.43
1963 13.57 13.69 13.70 13.74 13.73 13.73 13.65 13.61 13.65 13.70 13.74 13.77
1962 13.22 13.23 13.28 13.46 13.51 13.60 13.54 13.43 13.41 13.40 13.45 13.52
1961 12.63 12.63 12.68 12.74 12.78 12.89 12.89 13.01 12.99 13.01 13.15 13.17
1960 12.36 12.36 12.34 12.42 12.41 12.47 12.50 12.42 12.43 12.53 12.59 12.62
1959 12.42 12.41 12.41 12.32 12.27 12.29 12.26 12.29 12.23 12.28 12.37 12.39
1958 12.16 12.10 12.19 12.33 12.28 12.39 12.20 12.18 12.19 12.30 12.35 12.39
1957 11.74 11.73 11.71 11.75 11.76 11.89 11.99 11.97 11.93 12.05 12.11 12.17
1956 11.25 11.25 11.39 11.55 11.53 11.52 11.47 11.51 11.48 11.55 11.60 11.63
1955 10.71 10.71 10.71 10.78 10.78 11.00 11.00 10.93 11.00 11.15 11.29 11.29
1954 10.27 10.27 10.34 10.41 10.34 10.41 10.63 10.56 10.49 10.56 10.63 10.63
1953 10.12 10.19 10.27 10.34 10.27 10.34 10.34 10.27 10.27 10.27 10.27 10.27
1952 9.68 9.75 9.75 9.90 9.90 10.12 10.12 10.05 9.97 10.12 10.12 10.12
1951 8.58 8.65 8.73 8.87 9.09 9.17 9.24 9.31 9.39 9.46 9.46 9.53
1950 8.29 8.29 8.29 8.36 8.36 8.36 8.36 8.29 8.36 8.43 8.51 8.51
1949 7.99 7.99 7.99 7.99 8.14 8.14 8.14 8.14 8.21 8.21 8.21 8.29
1948 7.63 7.77 7.77 7.92 7.92 8.07 7.92 7.92 7.92 7.92 7.99 7.99

Values based on index = 100 in January 1987