West Virginia



News Releases:

May
02

Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area – March 2016

Total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 2.3 percent in the Washington-Baltimore-Northern Virginia, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va., metropolitan area for the year ended March 2016.

Apr
14

Consumer Price Index, Washington-Baltimore – March 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Washington-Baltimore increased 0.6 percent over the last two months, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – March 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.6 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

West Virginia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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(4) 783.4 (4) 782.8 (4) 782.4 785.2 786.3 (P) 785.5

Employment (1)

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(4) 733.1 (4) 733.7 (4) 734.0 735.8 735.5 (P) 734.1

Unemployment (1)

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(4) 50.2 (4) 49.2 (4) 48.4 49.5 50.8 (P) 51.4

Unemployment Rate (2)

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(4) 6.4 (4) 6.3 (4) 6.2 6.3 6.5 (P) 6.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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761.2 761.0 761.5 759.3 758.6 (P) 761.0

12-month % change

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-1.4 -1.6 -1.3 -1.6 -1.4 (P) -0.7

Mining and Logging (3)

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24.0 23.6 23.3 22.6 22.8 (P) 22.1

12-month % change

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-18.9 -20.0 -19.1 -21.8 -19.4 (P) -20.5

Construction (3)

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30.6 31.0 31.8 31.3 31.0 (P) 32.4

12-month % change

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-10.5 -8.0 -6.2 -7.1 -6.6 (P) -1.2

Manufacturing (3)

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47.2 47.1 46.9 47.9 47.8 (P) 47.4

12-month % change

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-0.8 -1.3 -1.7 0.0 -0.6 (P) -1.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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134.6 134.9 135.3 135.1 135.3 (P) 134.9

12-month % change

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-1.3 -2.0 -1.2 0.0 0.1 (P) -0.1

Information (3)

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9.2 9.2 9.2 9.3 9.1 (P) 9.1

12-month % change

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-3.2 -4.2 -4.2 -4.1 -6.2 (P) -6.2

Financial Activities (3)

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36.7 36.6 36.4 37.0 36.7 (P) 36.9

12-month % change

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0.5 0.0 0.0 1.1 0.8 (P) 1.4

Professional & Business Services (3)

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67.3 67.1 66.6 66.6 66.4 (P) 66.9

12-month % change

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-1.5 -1.9 -2.8 -2.1 -1.9 (P) -0.7

Education & Health Services (3)

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128.8 129.2 129.1 128.8 128.4 (P) 129.1

12-month % change

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1.5 1.7 1.7 -0.5 -0.5 (P) 0.6

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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75.0 74.7 74.7 73.5 74.1 (P) 74.9

12-month % change

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0.7 0.4 0.1 -1.7 -0.3 (P) 1.1

Other Services (3)

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55.3 55.6 55.7 55.5 55.2 (P) 55.3

12-month % change

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-0.2 0.5 0.7 0.4 -0.2 (P) 0.4

Government (3)

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152.5 152.0 152.5 151.7 151.8 (P) 152.0

12-month % change

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-0.6 -0.8 -0.3 -0.6 -0.5 (P) 0.4

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(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 Apr 2016
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Hagerstown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Charleston, WV, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Huntington Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Parkersburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Wheeling Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Charleston, WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Morgantown, WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
West Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
West Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2016
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2016
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charleston – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Washington Area Employment – January 2016 Employment News Release Mar 2016
Average Energy Prices, Washington-Baltimore – February 2016 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the Washington Metropolitan Area: 2013-14 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2015
County Employment and Wages in the District of Columbia – Second Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2016
County Employment and Wages in West Virginia – Third Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2016
Average Energy Prices - Washington DC Average energy prices Table Apr 2016
Consumer Price Index, Washington-Baltimore – March 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2016
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 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2016
Fatal Work Injuries in West Virginia — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Workplace Fatalities in West Virginia – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Nov 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the Washington, D.C. Area — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2016
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2016
Workplace Fatalities in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region – March 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2016
Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – December 2015 Unemployment News Release Feb 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Morgantown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Weirton Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016