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May
01

Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area - March 2015

Total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 2.6 percent in the New York-Newark-Bridgeport, N.Y.-N.J.-Conn.-Pa., metropolitan area for the year ended March 2015.

Apr
22

New England and State Unemployment - 2014

The annual average unemployment rate in New England, at 5.9 percent in 2014, was down 1.0 percentage point over the year, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
17

Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – March 2015

Prices in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged up 0.2 percent in March, after a 0.3-percent increase in February.

Connecticut Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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1,893.3 1,896.5 1,899.4 1,904.5 1,909.9 (P) 1,916.0

Employment (1)

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1,773.6 1,776.8 1,779.5 1,784.2 1,788.0 (P) 1,794.1

Unemployment (1)

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119.7 119.7 119.9 120.2 121.9 (P) 121.9

Unemployment Rate (2)

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6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.4 (P) 6.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,670.0 1,672.9 1,678.1 1,685.6 1,682.7 (P) 1,686.7

12-month % change

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1.0 0.9 1.5 1.5 1.6 (P) 1.6

Mining and Logging (3)

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0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 (P) 0.6

12-month % change

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0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.0 (P) 20.0

Construction (3)

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56.2 55.7 54.9 55.8 55.5 (P) 54.7

12-month % change

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4.3 2.8 2.0 3.5 2.6 (P) 0.6

Manufacturing (3)

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158.8 158.5 159.7 159.0 159.3 (P) 159.7

12-month % change

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-1.9 -1.9 -0.9 -1.2 -0.9 (P) -0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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302.0 303.7 304.1 301.8 303.3 (P) 304.8

12-month % change

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0.9 1.3 1.4 0.6 1.2 (P) 1.5

Information (3)

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31.5 31.2 31.4 31.4 31.6 (P) 32.0

12-month % change

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-1.6 -2.2 -2.8 -2.5 -0.9 (P) -0.3

Financial Activities (3)

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128.3 128.4 128.3 129.9 129.8 (P) 129.4

12-month % change

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-0.9 -0.8 -0.7 0.5 0.9 (P) 0.7

Professional & Business Services (3)

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212.3 213.8 214.7 216.9 216.1 (P) 217.0

12-month % change

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1.9 2.4 3.2 3.4 3.0 (P) 3.4

Education & Health Services (3)

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327.1 327.6 328.7 331.5 329.6 (P) 329.8

12-month % change

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1.6 1.3 2.3 2.9 2.6 (P) 2.3

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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152.7 153.1 155.0 156.8 155.1 (P) 156.1

12-month % change

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3.0 2.6 4.4 3.5 3.5 (P) 3.6

Other Services (3)

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63.2 62.9 63.0 63.3 63.4 (P) 63.9

12-month % change

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1.9 1.1 1.3 1.3 1.3 (P) 1.8

Government (3)

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237.3 237.4 237.7 238.6 238.4 (P) 238.7

12-month % change

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0.4 0.4 0.7 0.7 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.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Bridgeport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2015
Hartford Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2015
New Haven Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2015
Norwich Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2015
New England - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2015
New England - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2015
New England Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2015
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New England Consumer price indexes Table May 2015
Business Employment Dynamics in New England Employment Table Feb 2013
Business Employment Dynamics in New England Employment Table Nov 2014
Occupational injuries and illnesses in Connecticut Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in Connecticut (PDF) Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in New England Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in New England (PDF) Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
2014 Data on Employment Status by State and Demographic Group Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2015
Union Membership of wage and salary workers in New England Employment Table Mar 2012
Union Membership of wage and salary workers in New England (PDF) Employment Table Mar 2012
Women’s Earnings in Connecticut -2013 Pay News Release Mar 2015
New England and State Multiple Jobholders: 1997-2010 Employment Table Oct 2011
New England and State Multiple Jobholders: 1997-2010 (PDF) Employment Table Oct 2011
County Employment and Wages in Connecticut — Fourth Quarter 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
New England and State Unemployment - 2014 Unemployment News Release Apr 2015
New England and State Unemployment — February 2015 Unemployment News Release Apr 2015
Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Connecticut – 2011 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2013
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Connecticut - 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Union Membership in Massachusetts and Connecticut - 2012 Employment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages In Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk - May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2014
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area - March 2015 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2015
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – February 2015 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2015
Consumer Expenditures for the New York-Northern New Jersey Area: 2012-2013 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Connecticut’s Metropolitan Areas-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Nov 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages for Registered Nurses and Nursing Assistants in Connecticut’s Metropolitan Areas - May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – March 2015 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford - May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in New England – 2013 Workplace fatalities Table Nov 2013