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April jobless rates down in 23 states, up in 11; payroll jobs up in 40 states, down in 9

In April, 23 states and the District of Columbia had over-the-month unemployment rate decreases, 11 states had increases, and 16 states had no change. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 40 states and the District, decreased in 9 states, and was unchanged in Hawaii.

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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Continued improvement in U.S. labor market in 2014

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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Nonfarm employment recovers in 2014

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BEYOND THE NUMBERS

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

A look at today’s pension equity plans

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.1% in Apr 2015 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
5.4% in Apr 2015 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+223,000(p) in Apr 2015 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.03(p) in Apr 2015 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.4%(p) in Apr 2015 News Release Historical Data

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

Productivity:
-1.9% in 1st Qtr of 2015 News Release Historical Data

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

U.S. Export Price Index:
-0.7% in Apr 2015 News Release Historical Data