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Midland, TX, has largest county over-the-year employment gain at 11.9% in September 2018

Midland, TX, had the largest county over-the-year percentage increase in employment in September 2018 at 11.9 percent. Chatham, GA, had the largest county third quarter 2018 over-the-year percentage increase in average weekly wages at 8.5 percent.

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
unchanged in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
4.0% in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+304,000(p) in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.03(p) in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.1%(p) in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 4th Qtr of 2018 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+2.2%(r) in 3rd Qtr of 2018 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.5% in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-0.6% in Jan 2019 News Release Historical Data