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Consumer Price Index

February 14, 2018
In January, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.5 percent seasonally adjusted; rising 2.1 percent over the last 12 months, not seasonally adjusted. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.3 percent in January (SA); up 1.8 percent over the year (NSA). Full text: (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

Employment Cost Index

January 31, 2018
Compensation costs increased 0.6 percent for civilian workers, seasonally adjusted, from September 2017 to December 2017. Over the year, compensation rose 2.6 percent, wages and salaries rose 2.5 percent, and benefits rose 2.5 percent.Full text: (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

Employment Situation

February 02, 2018
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 200,000 in January, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.1 percent. Employment continued to trend up in construction, food services and drinking places, health care, and manufacturing.Full text: (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

Producer Price Index

February 15, 2018
The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 0.4 percent in January, as prices for final demand services rose 0.3 percent and the index for final demand goods advanced 0.7 percent. The final demand index rose 2.7 percent for the 12 months ended in January. Full text: (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

Productivity and Costs

February 01, 2018
Productivity declined 0.1 percent in the nonfarm business sector in the fourth quarter of 2017; unit labor costs increased 2.0 percent (seasonally adjusted annual rates). In manufacturing, productivity increased 5.7 percent and unit labor costs decreased 3.7 percent. Full text: (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

Real Earnings

February 14, 2018
Real average hourly earnings decreased 0.2 percent in January, seasonally adjusted. Average hourly earnings increased 0.3 percent, and CPI-U increased 0.5 percent. Real average weekly earnings decreased 0.8 percent over the month. Full text: (HTML) (PDF)

U.S. Import and Export Price Indexes

February 16, 2018
U.S. import prices increased 1.0 percent in January and 3.6 percent over the past year. Higher prices for both nonfuel imports and fuel imports contributed to the January advance. Prices for U.S. exports rose 0.8 percent in January and 3.4 percent over the past 12 months. Full text: (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

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  • American Time Use Survey (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)
  • Business Employment Dynamics (HTML) (PDF)
  • College Enrollment and Work Activity of High School Graduates (HTML) (PDF)
  • Computer and Internet Use at Work (HTML) (PDF)
  • Contingent and Alternative Employment Arrangements (HTML) (PDF)
  • County Employment and Wages (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employee Tenure (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employment Characteristics of Families (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employment Experience of Youths: Results from a Longitudinal Survey (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employment Situation of Veterans (HTML) (PDF)
  • Extended Mass Layoffs (HTML) (PDF)
  • Extended Mass Layoffs Associated with Domestic and Overseas Relocations (HTML) (PDF)
  • Firm Size Class Quarterly Data (HTML) (PDF)
  • Foreign-born Workers: Labor Force Characteristics (HTML) (PDF)
  • Married Parents' Use of Time, 2003-06 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Number of Jobs, Labor Market Experience, and Earnings Growth: Results From A Longitudinal Survey (HTML) (PDF)
  • Occupational Employment and Wages (HTML) (PDF)
  • Persons with a Disability: Labor Force Characteristics (HTML) (PDF)
  • Regional and State Unemployment (Annual) (HTML) (PDF)
  • Summer Employment and Unemployment Among Youth (HTML) (PDF)
  • Union Members (HTML) (PDF)
  • Unpaid Eldercare in the United States — 2013–14 (HTML) (PDF)
  • Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage And Salary Workers (HTML) (PDF)
  • Volunteering in the United States (HTML) (PDF)
  • Work At Home (HTML) (PDF)
  • Work Experience of the Population (HTML) (PDF)
  • Worker Displacement (HTML) (PDF)
  • Workers on Flexible and Shift Schedules (HTML) (PDF)

INFLATION & PRICES

PAY & BENEFITS & WORKPLACE INJURIES

  • Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)
  • Employee Benefits in the United States (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employee Benefits in State and Local Government (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employer Costs for Employee Compensation (HTML) (PDF)
  • Employment Cost Index (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)
  • Major Work Stoppages (HTML ) (PDF)
  • Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Requiring Days Away From Work (HTML) (PDF)
  • Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (HTML) (PDF)
  • Occupational Pay Relatives (HTML) (PDF)

PRODUCTIVITY & TECHNOLOGY

  • Multifactor Productivity Trends (HTML) (PDF)
  • Multifactor Productivity Trends for Detailed Industries (HTML) (PDF)
  • Multifactor Productivity Trends in Manufacturing (HTML) (PDF)
  • Productivity and Costs (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)
  • Productivity and Costs by Industry: Manufacturing and Mining Industries (HTML) (PDF)
  • Productivity and Costs by Industry: Selected Service-Providing Industries (HTML) (PDF)
  • Productivity and Costs by Industry: Wholesale and Retail Trade, Food Services and Drinking Places (HTML) (PDF) (Charts)

EMPLOYMENT PROJECTIONS

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook (HTML) (PDF)
  • Economic and Employment Projections (HTML) (PDF)

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

  • International Comparisons of Hourly Compensation Costs in Manufacturing (HTML) (PDF)
  • International Comparisons of Manufacturing Productivity and Unit Labor Cost Trends (HTML) (PDF)

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Last Modified Date: January 4, 2018