Consumer Price Index

November 17, 2015
On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.2 percent in October after decreasing 0.2 percent in September. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.2 percent in October, the same increase as in September. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

Employment Cost Index

October 30, 2015
Compensation costs increased 0.6 percent for civilian workers, seasonally adjusted, from June 2015 to September 2015. Over the year, compensation rose 2.0 percent, wages and salaries are up 2.1 percent, and benefits rose 1.8 percent. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

Employment Situation

November 06, 2015
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 271,000 in October, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 5.0 percent. Job gains occurred in professional and business services, health care, retail trade, food services and drinking places, and construction. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

Producer Price Index

November 13, 2015
The Producer Price Index for final demand decreased 0.4 percent in October. Final demand prices dropped 0.5 percent in September and were unchanged in August. In October, prices for final demand services fell 0.3 percent and final demand goods declined 0.4 percent. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

Productivity and Costs

November 05, 2015
Productivity increased 1.6 percent in the nonfarm business sector in the third quarter of 2015; unit labor costs increased 1.4 percent (seasonally adjusted annual rates). In manufacturing, productivity increased 4.9 percent and unit labor costs increased 0.9 percent. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

Real Earnings

November 17, 2015
Real average hourly earnings increased 0.2 percent in October, seasonally adjusted. Average hourly earnings increased 0.4 percent, and CPI-U increased 0.2 percent. Real average weekly earnings increased 0.2 percent over the month. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

U.S. Import and Export Price Indexes

November 10, 2015
U.S. import prices declined 0.5 percent in October, after falling 0.6 percent the previous month. Lower prices for both fuel and nonfuel imports contributed to the October decrease. Prices for U.S. exports fell 0.2 percent in October, following a 0.6-percent drop in September. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

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  • Employment Situation (HTML) (PDF)
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  • Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (HTML) (PDF)
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  • 2014-15 Edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook Published (HTML) (PDF)
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  • International Comparisons of Hourly Compensation Costs in Manufacturing (HTML) (PDF)
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