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Kansas includes the following metropolitan areas for which an Economy At A Glance table is available:

News Releases and Tables

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Inflation and Consumer Spending

Consumer Price Index

News Releases
Data Tables

CPI data is available on a monthly basis for the U.S., Midwest Region and the West Region and semi-annually for the Kansas City, St. Louis, and Denver areas.

Historical data tables for the CPI-U and CPI-W, all items, (1982-84=100)

  • Midwest Region (HTML)
  • Annual averages U.S., Denver, Kansas City, and St. Louis (HTML)
CPI Technical Information

Consumer Expenditure Survey

  • Regional Data Tables (HTML) (PDF)
CEX Technical Information

Employment & Unemployment

News Releases
  • Business Employment Dynamics in Kansas (HTML) (PDF)
  • Nonfarm Employment — Kansas City, Mo-Ks. MSA (Quarterly) (HTML) (PDF)
  • Unemployment — West North Central Census Division and States (Annual) (HTML) (PDF)
Tables of Data
Employment Technical Information

Pay and Benefits

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

News Releases
  • County Employment and Wages – Kansas (HTML) (PDF)
CEW Technical Information

Compensation Costs

News Releases
  • Employment Cost Index – Quarterly Regional Report (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employer Costs For Employee Compensation – Quarterly Regional Report (HTML) (PDF)
Data Tables
Compensation Costs Technical Information

National Compensation Survey

  • Wage surveys are no longer produced by the National Compensation Survey. Occupational employment and wage news releases for selected areas are published using Occupational Employment Statistics program data.

Occupational Employment and Wages Estimates

News Releases

Safety and Health

Occupational Injury and Fatality Statistics

News Releases
  • Fatal Occupational Injuries in Kansas – 2011 (HTML) (PDF)
Safety and Health Technical Information

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Frequently Asked Questions

Ways To Obtain Data

  • Telephone Hotlines
    CPI Hotline: Recorded CPI messages available 24 hours a day.
  • (816) 285-7000 menu option 1
  • Library

    Telephone: The Economic Analysis & Information staff is available for phone assistance from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Central Time at (816) 285-7000, menu option 0.

    Location: The office is open from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM and is located at:
    Bureau of Labor Statistics
    Two Pershing Square Building
    2300 Main Street, Suite 1190
    Kansas City, MO 64108
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Last Modified Date: September 30, 2014