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Feb
14

U.S. import prices unchanged in January, fuel prices down 2.2%; export prices rise 0.7%

U.S. import prices were unchanged in January, after advancing 0.2 percent in December. Prices for U.S. exports increased 0.7 percent in January following a 0.2-percent decline in December. Over the past year, import prices rose 0.3 percent and export prices increased 0.5 percent.

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SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

Labor activity of Black or African Americans

Labor Market Activity of Blacks in the United States

This Spotlight explores data on the labor market and related topics for the Black or African American population. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

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Fatal occupational injuries to older workers

Workers age 55 and older were more likely than other workers to be fatally injured on the job. read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

The reasons workers use leave and the reasons they did not take available leave.

Workers' Access to and Use of Leave from Their Jobs in 2017–18

This Spotlight examines the reasons workers use leave and the reasons they did not take available leave. read more »

BLS REPORTS

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Women in the labor force: a databook

Women’s involvement in the labor market has changed in notable ways over the decades. This report highlights those changes. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

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70 years of the Occupational Outlook Handbook

This mainstay of career guidance turned 70 years old in 2019. This article describes how and why it has changed since 1949. read more »

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.1% in Jan 2020 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
3.6% in Jan 2020 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+225,000(p) in Jan 2020 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.07(p) in Jan 2020 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.2%(p) in Dec 2019 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 4th Qtr of 2019 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+1.4% in 4th Qtr of 2019 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
unchanged in Jan 2020 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.7% in Jan 2020 News Release Historical Data