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On days they work, 22% of employed persons do some work from home in 2016

In 2016, 22 percent of workers did some or all of their work at home on days they worked. Workers 25 and over with an advanced degree were more likely to work at home than were persons with less education--43 percent compared with 12 percent of those with a high school diploma.

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
-0.1% in May 2017 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
4.3% in May 2017 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+138,000(p) in May 2017 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.04(p) in May 2017 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
unchanged in May 2017 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.8% in 1st Qtr of 2017 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
unchanged in 1st Qtr of 2017 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.3% in May 2017 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-0.7% in May 2017 News Release Historical Data