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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Continued improvement in U.S. labor market in 2014

This article summarizes changes in key labor market measures during 2014.
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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Nonfarm employment recovers in 2014

U.S. nonfarm payroll employment grew steadily in 2014, adding 3.1 million jobs, according to the Current Employment Statistics survey.
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BEYOND THE NUMBERS

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

A look at today’s pension equity plans

Pension equity plans let employees accumulate pension credits each year, which are converted to a dollar value at retirement. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Preserving quality health care data after passage of Affordable Care Act

This article provides an overview of efforts to research the effects of the ACA on NCS cost, coverage, and provisions data.
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SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

BLS statistics by occupation

New estimates of personal taxes in Consumer Expenditure Survey

In 2013, the survey improved its personal tax data, which consist mainly of income taxes. This Spotlight on Statistics looks at these new tax estimates.

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Latest Numbers

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.2% in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
5.5% in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+126,000(p) in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.07(p) in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.2%(p) in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 1st Qtr of 2015 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
-2.2%(r) in 4th Qtr of 2014 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.3% in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.1% in Mar 2015 News Release Historical Data