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created Feb 18, 2011

updated May 11, 2011

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Provides Real gasoline pump prices on an annual basis back to 1919 and monthly prices for gasoline, heating oil, diesel fuel, and imported refiners acquistion cost of crude oil from January 1980 through the end of the forecast. Monthly Real Petroleum Prices are computed by dividing the nominal price in a given month by the ratio of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in that month to the CPI in the current STEO month, the "base" period. Example: The current base period for the August 2009 data is August 2009. The base period for the annual data is the previous year, in this case is 2008. So the real annual prices are in 2008 dollars. The base period for the annual data will be updated in January 2010.

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oil price forecasts, real diesel fuel prices, real gasoline prices, Department of Energy, DOE, crude oil price forecasts, real crude oil prices, heating oil price projections, diesel price projections
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Energy Information Administration
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Dataset Summary
Agency
Department of Energy
Sub-Agency
Energy Information Administration
Date Released
06/01/04
Date Updated
8/11/2009; Updated monthly
Time Period
Monthly Data updates
Frequency
Monthly
High Value Dataset
N
Suggested by Public
N
Dataset Information
Data.gov Data Category Type
Raw Data Catalog
Specialized Data Category Designation
Statistical
Unique ID
861
Extended Type
Raw Data
Dataset Coverage
Unit of Analysis
Monthly Prices
Geographic Coverage
U.S.
Data Description
Collection Mode
1919 - 1979: Bureau of Labor Statistics leaded regular,1980 - 1981: Bureau of Labor Statistics unleaded regular, 1982 -1994: Energy Information Administration (EIA) data extrapolated using BLS survey data, 1995 - Present: EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report, weekly EIA-878 "Motor Gasoline Price Survey"
Data Collection Instrument
http://www.eia.doe.gov/pub/oil_gas/petroleum/survey_forms/eia878f.pdf
Data Dictionary
http://www.eia.doe.gov/pub/oil_gas/petroleum/survey_forms/eia878i.pdf
Data Quality
Data Quality Certification
Yes
Privacy and Confidentiality
Yes
Applicable Information Quality Guideline Designation
Energy Information Administration.
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Data.gov Program Management Office Data.gov Program Management Office

created Feb 18, 2011

updated May 11, 2011

Description

Provides Real gasoline pump prices on an annual basis back to 1919 and monthly prices for gasoline, heating oil, diesel fuel, and imported refiners acquistion cost of crude oil from January 1980 through the end of the forecast. Monthly Real Petroleum Prices are computed by dividing the nominal price in a given month by the ratio of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in that month to the CPI in the current STEO month, the "base" period. Example: The current base period for the August 2009 data is August 2009. The base period for the annual data is the previous year, in this case is 2008. So the real annual prices are in 2008 dollars. The base period for the annual data will be updated in January 2010.

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Current value: 0.0 out of 5
Your Rating
Current value: out of 5
Raters
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Comments
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Energy and Utilities
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Public
Tags
oil price forecasts, real diesel fuel prices, real gasoline prices, Department of Energy, DOE, crude oil price forecasts, real crude oil prices, heating oil price projections, diesel price projections
Licensing and Attribution
Data Provided By
Energy Information Administration
Source Link
(none)
Dataset Summary
Agency
Department of Energy
Sub-Agency
Energy Information Administration
Date Released
06/01/04
Date Updated
8/11/2009; Updated monthly
Time Period
Monthly Data updates
Frequency
Monthly
High Value Dataset
N
Suggested by Public
N
Dataset Information
Data.gov Data Category Type
Raw Data Catalog
Specialized Data Category Designation
Statistical
Unique ID
861
Extended Type
Raw Data
Dataset Coverage
Unit of Analysis
Monthly Prices
Geographic Coverage
U.S.
Data Description
Collection Mode
1919 - 1979: Bureau of Labor Statistics leaded regular,1980 - 1981: Bureau of Labor Statistics unleaded regular, 1982 -1994: Energy Information Administration (EIA) data extrapolated using BLS survey data, 1995 - Present: EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report, weekly EIA-878 "Motor Gasoline Price Survey"
Data Collection Instrument
http://www.eia.doe.gov/pub/oil_gas/petroleum/survey_forms/eia878f.pdf
Data Dictionary
http://www.eia.doe.gov/pub/oil_gas/petroleum/survey_forms/eia878i.pdf
Data Quality
Data Quality Certification
Yes
Privacy and Confidentiality
Yes
Applicable Information Quality Guideline Designation
Energy Information Administration.