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Current Employment Statistics - CES (National)

CES News Release Dates

Reference Month The Employment Situation* Real Earnings Strike Report

December 2023

Friday, January 5, 2024 Thursday, January 11, 2024 Friday, December 29, 2023

January 2024

Friday, February 2 Tuesday, February 13 Friday, January 26, 2024


Friday, March 8 Tuesday, March 12 Friday, March 1


Friday, April 5 Wednesday, April 10 Friday, March 29


Friday, May 3 Wednesday, May 15 Friday, April 26


Friday, June 7 Wednesday, June 12 Friday, May 31


Friday, July 5 Thursday, July 11 Friday, June 28


Friday, August 2 Wednesday, August 14 Friday, July 26


Friday, September 6 Wednesday, September 11 Friday, August 30


Friday, October 4 Thursday, October 10 Friday, September 27


Friday, November 1 Wednesday, November 13 Friday, October 25


Friday, December 6 Wednesday, December 11 Friday, November 29


Friday, January 10, 2025 Wednesday, January 14, 2025 Friday, January 3, 2025

* The Employment Situation report is typically released on the third Friday after the conclusion of the reference week, i.e., the week which includes the 12th of the month.

Benchmark Release Date

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) will publish the annual benchmark revision to establishment survey employment data with the February 2, 2024 release of the January 2024 Employment Situation.


Last Modified Date: December 8, 2023