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Jobless rates down in all 50 states in 2014; employment-population ratios up in 35 states

Annual average unemployment rates in 2014 declined in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Employment-population ratios increased in 35 states and the District, decreased in 12 states, and were unchanged in 3 states.

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Consumer Expenditures in 2013

Consumer spending in 2013 decreased 0.7 percent from 2012, based on annual data from the Consumer Expenditure Survey. read more »

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

Disability insurance plans: trends in employee access and employer costs

This article examines trends in employer-provided disability insurance coverage. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Occupational injuries, illnesses, and fatalities in public transportation

In 2013, approximately 5,780 transit and intercity bus drivers experienced a days-away-from-work injury or illness.
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CONSUMER PRICE INDEX

Video about the Chained Consumer Price Index

Video about the Chained Consumer Price Index

Learn more about a cost-of-living measure called the Chained Consumer Price Index and how it differs from other measures.

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
-0.7% in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
5.7% in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+257,000(p) in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.12(p) in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.8%(p) in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.6% in 4th Qtr of 2014 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
-1.8% in 4th Qtr of 2014 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-2.8% in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-2.0% in Jan 2015 News Release Historical Data