Treasury's Inflation-Indexed Securities Reference CPI Numbers and Daily Index Ratios
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Office of Financing
April 1, 1999 (202) 219-3350
Public Debt announced today the reference Consumer Price
Index (CPI) numbers and the daily index ratios for the
month of April for the 30-year Treasury inflation-indexed
bonds of April 2029. This information is based on the
non-seasonally adjusted U.S. City Average All Items Consumer
Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) published by the
Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor.
In addition to the publication of the reference CPI numbers
(Ref CPI's) and index ratios, this release provides the
non-seasonally adjusted CPI-U for the prior three-month period.
This information is available through the Treasury's Office
of Public Affairs automated fax system by calling 202-622-2040
and requesting document number 3059.
The information for May is expected to be released on
April 13, 1999.