Virginia



News Releases:

Jul
21

Average Energy Prices, Washington-Baltimore – June 2015

Gasoline prices averaged $2.799 a gallon in the Washington-Baltimore area in June 2015, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
20

Minimum Wage Workers in Virginia – 2014

Of the 1,878,000 workers paid hourly rates in Virginia in 2014, 36,000 earned exactly the prevailing federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour, while 54,000 earned less.

Jul
17

Consumer Price Index, South Region – June 2015

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.5 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Virginia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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4,243.9 4,251.7 4,251.8 4,258.8 4,268.3 (P) 4,260.4

Employment (1)

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4,044.8 4,052.3 4,049.0 4,053.9 4,059.0 (P) 4,052.5

Unemployment (1)

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199.1 199.4 202.8 204.9 209.2 (P) 207.9

Unemployment Rate (2)

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4.7 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.9 (P) 4.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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(4) 3,786.4 3,794.6 3,785.6 3,802.7 3,811.1 (P) 3,824.5

12-month % change

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(4) 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.8 0.9 (P) 1.3

Mining and Logging (3)

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(4) 9.1 9.0 8.7 8.7 8.6 (P) 8.6

12-month % change

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(4) -6.2 -8.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.3 (P) -11.3

Construction (3)

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179.7 181.2 180.3 185.2 186.1 (P) 187.7

12-month % change

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2.3 2.5 1.9 3.8 3.9 (P) 5.2

Manufacturing (3)

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233.7 232.7 234.2 234.9 233.4 (P) 234.8

12-month % change

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0.8 0.7 1.3 1.5 0.7 (P) 1.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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643.8 645.5 645.7 643.5 643.8 (P) 648.3

12-month % change

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0.4 0.9 0.7 0.2 0.1 (P) 0.8

Information (3)

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70.1 69.8 70.0 70.1 71.5 (P) 73.3

12-month % change

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-2.9 -2.1 -1.0 -1.8 -1.2 (P) 2.8

Financial Activities (3)

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192.6 194.6 194.3 194.7 195.0 (P) 196.1

12-month % change

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-0.1 0.8 0.6 0.8 0.9 (P) 1.2

Professional & Business Services (3)

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674.3 676.6 676.4 681.2 685.6 (P) 686.4

12-month % change

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0.1 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.7 (P) 1.0

Education & Health Services (3)

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503.6 503.2 503.7 508.8 504.7 (P) 506.0

12-month % change

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2.1 2.0 2.0 2.8 1.8 (P) 2.3

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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375.4 376.6 369.4 369.6 375.2 (P) 376.8

12-month % change

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1.5 2.4 0.3 -0.2 1.0 (P) 1.5

Other Services (3)

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197.7 198.1 198.7 198.4 199.2 (P) 198.6

12-month % change

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1.6 2.1 2.1 1.8 1.9 (P) 1.3

Government (3)

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706.4 707.3 704.2 707.6 708.0 (P) 707.9

12-month % change

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0.2 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.3 (P) 0.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Correction
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Blacksburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Charlottesville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Harrisonburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Lynchburg, VA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Richmond Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Roanoke Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Virginia Beach Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Roanoke, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Northern Virginia, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Richmond, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Charlottesville, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Lynchburg, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2015
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2015
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2015
Richmond Area Employment - June 2014 Employment News Release Jul 2014
Virginia Beach Area Employment - June 2014 Employment News Release Jul 2014
Washington Area Employment - April 2015 Employment News Release Jun 2015
Average Energy Prices, Washington-Baltimore – June 2015 Average energy prices News Release Jul 2015
County Employment and Wages in the Delmarva Peninsula – Fourth Quarter 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2015
Consumer Expenditures for the Washington, D.C. Area: 2012-2013 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2014
County Employment and Wages in the District of Columbia – Second Quarter 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2015
County Employment and Wages in Virginia – First Quarter 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2014
Average Energy Prices - Washington DC Average energy prices Table Jul 2015
Consumer Price Index, Washington-Baltimore – May 2015 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2015
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, D.C.-Va.-Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area Employment Employment Table Oct 2014
Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area – March 2015 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2015
Womens Earnings in Virginia — 2013 Pay News Release Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in the Richmond Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in the Virginia Beach Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in the Washington, D.C. Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2015
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2015
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Richmond, VA – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC– Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Union Membership in Virginia – 2014 Employment News Release Feb 2015
Consumer Price Index, South Region – June 2015 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Richmond – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Roanoke – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News–May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – March 2015 Unemployment News Release May 2015
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – March 2015 Unemployment News Release May 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Minimum Wage Workers in Virginia – 2014 Pay News Release Jul 2015