Consumer Price Index: Average prices in Honolulu rose 2.1% in April, May

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Prices are going up.

Average prices for goods in Honolulu rose just over 2% over the months of April and May, according to the Consumer Price Index.

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Food saw a small increase while car prices jumped more than 7%. Energy costs were also up 6%.

Officials say a lot of the price increases have to do with gas prices going up 8.4%.

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