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Nov
17

Consumer Price Index, West Region — October 2016

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.3 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
18

Consumer Price Index, West Region — September 2016

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.3 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
16

Consumer Price Index, West Region — August 2016

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), inched up 0.1 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Montana Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

523.7 523.3 523.6 523.3 523.3 (p)524.4

Employment(1)

501.9 501.4 501.4 500.7 500.8 (p)502.1

Unemployment(1)

21.9 21.9 22.2 22.6 22.4 (p)22.3

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.2 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.3 (p)4.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

463.8 462.3 461.3 460.0 462.2 (p)464.4

12-month % change

0.6 0.2 0.1 -0.2 0.2 (p)0.8

Mining and Logging(3)

7.1 7.0 7.0 7.1 7.3 (p)7.3

12-month % change

-15.5 -15.7 -13.6 -11.3 -6.4 (p)-3.9

Construction(3)

26.0 25.4 24.6 24.5 24.2 (p)25.3

12-month % change

-2.3 -4.2 -6.8 -7.5 -7.6 (p)-4.2

Manufacturing(3)

19.6 19.7 19.6 19.7 19.8 (p)19.6

12-month % change

2.6 3.7 2.1 2.6 3.7 (p)2.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

95.2 94.4 93.5 94.4 94.6 (p)94.6

12-month % change

1.0 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1 -0.2 (p)-0.7

Information(3)

6.3 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.1 (p)6.1

12-month % change

-1.6 -3.1 -3.1 -1.6 -1.6 (p)-3.2

Financial Activities(3)

24.1 24.3 24.2 24.5 24.6 (p)24.8

12-month % change

1.3 1.3 1.7 2.9 2.5 (p)3.3

Professional & Business Services(3)

40.8 40.8 41.4 40.3 40.7 (p)41.4

12-month % change

1.5 1.2 3.0 0.2 1.0 (p)3.2

Education & Health Services(3)

74.8 74.2 74.7 73.8 74.0 (p)73.8

12-month % change

4.6 3.8 4.6 3.1 3.1 (p)2.1

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

61.8 62.7 63.1 61.9 62.7 (p)63.9

12-month % change

-0.8 0.3 1.0 -1.1 0.3 (p)4.1

Other Services(3)

17.6 17.7 17.5 17.8 17.9 (p)17.5

12-month % change

-2.2 -1.7 -3.3 -1.7 -1.1 (p)-2.8

Government(3)

90.5 89.9 89.5 89.8 90.3 (p)90.1

12-month % change

0.2 -0.3 -0.7 -0.4 -0.3 (p)-0.1

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
Billings Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Dec 2016
Great Falls Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Dec 2016
Missoula Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Dec 2016
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2016
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Dec 2016
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index, West Region — October 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2016
Mountain Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Billings, May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Great Falls, May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Missoula, May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2015
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Montana – 2015 Unemployment News Release Mar 2016