CONUS COLA Living Pattern Survey
This Living Pattern Survey is used to measure shopping patterns of Uniformed Service members stationed in the continental United States (CONUS). Data collected will assist in the determination of Overseas and CONUS Cost of Living Allowances (COLA). Participation is voluntary, but strongly encouraged to ensure aggregate data accurately represents the shopping patterns of Service members in CONUS.
The most recent survey closed on March 31, 2021. The next survey opens January 1, 2024.