Washington



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Nov
26

Average Energy Prices, Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, October 2014

Gasoline prices averaged $3.448 a gallon in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton area in October 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
20

Consumer Price Index, Seattle area – October 2014

Prices in the greater Seattle Area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.3 percent for the two months ending October 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
10

Changing Compensation Costs in the Seattle Metropolitan Area – September 2014

Total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 3.1 percent in the Seattle-Tacoma-Olympia, Wash. metropolitan area for the year ended in September 2014, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor.

Washington Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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3,479.4 3,473.4 3,469.0 3,471.0 3,476.3 (P) 3,488.5

Employment (1)

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3,267.7 3,272.7 3,273.5 3,275.4 3,278.1 (P) 3,279.7

Unemployment (1)

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211.8 200.7 195.5 195.5 198.2 (P) 208.9

Unemployment Rate (2)

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6.1 5.8 5.6 5.6 5.7 (P) 6.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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3,041.2 3,054.8 3,065.4 3,069.1 3,070.7 (P) 3,076.3

12-month % change

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2.0 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.2 (P) 2.5

Mining and Logging (3)

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6.1 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2 (P) 6.3

12-month % change

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0.0 1.6 3.3 1.6 0.0 (P) 3.3

Construction (3)

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156.2 156.0 157.0 154.8 157.6 (P) 158.1

12-month % change

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5.5 5.1 5.2 3.3 4.7 (P) 6.7

Manufacturing (3)

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285.9 286.3 286.2 287.7 287.2 (P) 288.7

12-month % change

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-0.4 -0.3 -0.2 0.4 0.3 (P) 0.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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563.7 568.9 569.3 572.5 572.8 (P) 573.9

12-month % change

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2.8 3.6 3.3 3.6 3.5 (P) 3.0

Information (3)

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108.3 108.7 109.0 110.0 110.2 (P) 109.4

12-month % change

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2.3 2.5 2.3 2.9 2.9 (P) 2.6

Financial Activities (3)

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151.3 152.1 151.6 150.4 152.4 (P) 153.0

12-month % change

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1.3 1.7 0.9 0.1 1.3 (P) 1.7

Professional & Business Services (3)

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366.1 366.9 370.8 371.2 371.2 (P) 371.3

12-month % change

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1.9 1.9 2.9 2.5 2.2 (P) 2.3

Education & Health Services (3)

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446.5 450.5 452.1 452.1 448.9 (P) 447.9

12-month % change

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2.2 3.2 2.5 2.6 1.6 (P) 1.7

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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297.3 298.6 302.1 301.0 297.4 (P) 300.1

12-month % change

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3.6 3.9 4.8 4.2 2.8 (P) 4.5

Other Services (3)

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112.7 112.2 111.5 111.9 111.3 (P) 112.7

12-month % change

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1.5 1.0 0.0 0.2 -0.4 (P) 0.6

Government (3)

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547.1 548.4 549.6 551.3 555.5 (P) 554.9

12-month % change

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0.8 1.0 1.3 1.4 2.0 (P) 2.0

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
Portland, OR-WA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Oct 2014
Seattle Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Oct 2014
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2014
Western - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lewiston, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bellingham, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bremerton-Silverdale, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Longview, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Olympia, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Spokane, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tacoma, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Yakima, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Union Membership in Washington– 2013 Employment News Release Feb 2014
County Employment and Wages in Washington – Third Quarter 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2014
Women’s Earnings in Washington - 2012 Pay News Release Jan 2014
Consumer Expenditures for the Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton Area: 2011-2012 Consumer spending News Release Jan 2014
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Washington – 2013 Unemployment News Release Apr 2014
Unemployment in the Seattle Area by County - December 2013 Unemployment News Release Feb 2014
Average Energy Prices, Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, October 2014 Average energy prices News Release Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index, Seattle area – October 2014 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2014
CPI Historical Table - Portland-Salem, OR-WA Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2014
CPI Historical Table - Portland-Salem, OR-WA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2014
CPI Historical Table - Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2014
CPI Historical Table - Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2014
CPI Pacific Cities and U.S. City Average - October 2014 Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2014
Changing Compensation Costs in the Seattle Metropolitan Area – September 2014 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2014