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Paid sick leave available to 77% of private industry workers in March 2021

Paid sick leave was available to 77 percent of private industry workers. Among occupations, access to paid sick leave ranged from 59 percent of workers in service occupations to 93 percent in management, professional, and related occupations.

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Measuring consumer price change during economic downturns

This article explores measures of price change and consumer spending assumptions during recent recessions. read more

BLS REPORTS

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Highlights of women's earnings in 2020

This report includes details on age, race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, education, occupation, and more. read more

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

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Industry on Tap: Wineries

This article examines historical employment trends for wineries and other components of the beverage manufacturing industry. read more

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

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Impact of COVID-19 on Businesses and Employees by Industry

This article explores the pandemic’s impact on private industry businesses and workers. read more

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

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Teleworking and lost work during the pandemic

To measure the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, we added questions to the Current Population Survey starting in May 2020. read more

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.3% in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
5.2% in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+235,000(p) in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.17(p) in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.7%(p) in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 2nd Qtr of 2021 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+2.1%(r) in 2nd Qtr of 2021 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.3% in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.4% in Aug 2021 News Release Historical Data