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Nov
20

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – October 2014

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

Sep
11

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2014

Employer costs for employee compensation in private industry among the four regions of the country ranged from $27.29 per hour in the South to $35.05 in the Northeast during June 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
26

Occupational Employment and Wages in Iowa City, Iowa MSA – May 2013

Workers in the Iowa City Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.54 in May 2013, compared to the nationwide average of $22.33.

Iowa Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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1,698.0 1,699.0 1,700.6 1,702.9 1,707.4 (P) 1,711.6

Employment (1)

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1,624.1 1,624.7 1,623.9 1,626.4 1,629.7 (P) 1,634.8

Unemployment (1)

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73.9 74.3 76.7 76.5 77.7 (P) 76.8

Unemployment Rate (2)

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4.4 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.6 (P) 4.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,546.5 1,550.2 1,553.3 1,554.9 1,557.1 (P) 1,556.9

12-month % change

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1.5 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.5 (P) 1.0

Mining and Logging (3)

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2.3 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.4 (P) 2.4

12-month % change

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4.5 9.1 9.1 13.6 9.1 (P) 4.3

Construction (3)

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70.4 70.9 71.8 70.6 72.0 (P) 73.6

12-month % change

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6.7 5.0 5.6 3.1 5.1 (P) 6.7

Manufacturing (3)

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215.6 215.3 214.7 214.1 214.3 (P) 213.7

12-month % change

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0.9 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 (P) -1.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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314.3 314.9 313.0 313.3 312.2 (P) 314.9

12-month % change

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1.3 1.3 0.5 0.5 0.1 (P) 1.0

Information (3)

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25.0 25.4 25.6 25.5 25.4 (P) 25.4

12-month % change

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-4.6 -2.7 -1.9 -2.3 -2.3 (P) -2.3

Financial Activities (3)

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104.2 103.6 104.3 104.6 104.6 (P) 104.4

12-month % change

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0.8 0.1 0.8 1.0 0.7 (P) 0.5

Professional & Business Services (3)

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134.7 133.2 134.6 135.3 135.2 (P) 135.1

12-month % change

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2.2 0.5 2.0 2.0 2.0 (P) 2.2

Education & Health Services (3)

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225.8 224.8 227.1 226.8 228.0 (P) 230.6

12-month % change

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1.7 0.8 1.6 1.3 2.0 (P) 1.6

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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139.8 140.4 138.2 139.8 138.5 (P) 135.3

12-month % change

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3.1 3.2 1.0 2.2 1.4 (P) -2.2

Other Services (3)

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58.2 58.6 59.0 58.8 59.1 (P) 58.6

12-month % change

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0.5 1.0 1.2 0.7 1.4 (P) 2.1

Government (3)

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256.2 260.7 262.6 263.6 265.4 (P) 262.9

12-month % change

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0.7 2.8 1.8 2.3 3.6 (P) 2.3

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

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Davenport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Oct 2014
Des Moines Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Oct 2014
Omaha Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Oct 2014
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2014
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2014
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Iowa – 2013 Unemployment News Release Apr 2014
County Employment and Wages in Iowa – Second Quarter 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Feb 2014
Consumer Expenditures for Selected Areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2014
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – October 2014 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2014
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa MSA – May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release May 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Iowa City, Iowa MSA – May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Oct 2014
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Mar 2014
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2014 Benefits, Pay News Release Sep 2014