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Aug
19

July jobless rates up in 7 states, down in 3; payroll jobs up in 15 states, down in 1

In July, unemployment rates were significantly higher in 7 states, lower in 3 states, and stable in 40 states and the District of Columbia. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 15 states, decreased in Kansas, and was essentially unchanged in 34 states and the District.

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Latest Numbers

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
unchanged in Jul 2016 News Release Historical Data

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

Payroll Employment:
+255,000(p) in Jul 2016 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.08(p) in Jul 2016 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.4%(p) in Jul 2016 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.6% in 2nd Qtr of 2016 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
-0.5% in 2nd Qtr of 2016 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
+0.1% in Jul 2016 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.2% in Jul 2016 News Release Historical Data