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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

The life of American workers in 1915

To help mark the Monthly Labor Review’s centennial, this article looks at American life in 1915 and compares it with today. read more »

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

Expenditures on cellular phone services have increased significantly since 2007

This article compares cellular and residential phone service spending from 2007 to 2014. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Nonprofit pay and benefits: estimates from the National Compensation Survey

Overall, workers at nonprofit businesses earn a pay premium compared with their for-profit counterparts. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

One hundred years of Current Employment Statistics data collection

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the CES survey, this article reviews data collection procedures and instruments over the past century. read more »

COMMISSIONER'S CORNER

COMMISSIONER'S CORNER

Worth a Thousand Words? Announcing Interactive Graphics with BLS News Releases

BLS has begun posting interactive graphics to complement some of our most widely read economic reports. read more »

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
-0.1% in Dec 2015 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
4.9% in Jan 2016 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+151,000(p) in Jan 2016 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.12(p) in Jan 2016 News Release Historical Data

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

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.6% in 4th Qtr of 2015 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
-3.0% in 4th Qtr of 2015 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-1.2% in Dec 2015 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-1.1% in Dec 2015 News Release Historical Data