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What does CPI-U stand for?

CPI-U stands for Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumer

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The personal consumption expenditures price index from BEA and the consumer price index for all urban consumers (CPI) from the Bureau of Labor Statistics are widely followed measured of consumer prices.
Given Western Asset Management Company's current outlook for inflation, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), as well as the current yield-curve environment, the Fund currently anticipates that it will be able to deliver better long-term performance with a more flexible and opportunistic approach to leverage utilization.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics began publishing a new price index called the Chained Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers, effective with release of July data on August 16, 2002.