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Economy at a Glance
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Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, FL

Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, FL
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)1,093.7 (2)1,092.8 1,094.3 1,094.9 (p)1,097.8  

Employment(1)

(2)1,061.1 (2)1,061.8 1,060.3 1,060.7 (p)1,062.5  

Unemployment(1)

(2)32.6 (2)31.0 34.0 34.1 (p)35.3  

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.0 (2)2.8 3.1 3.1 (p)3.2  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

930.5 935.4 922.3 926.6 927.8 (p)932.0

12-month % change

2.2 2.6 2.2 2.0 2.0 (p)2.6

Construction(4)

54.5 53.8 52.5 52.1 52.3 (p)52.5

12-month % change

7.1 5.3 3.8 2.0 2.3 (p)2.5

Manufacturing(4)

30.7 30.6 30.1 30.1 30.1 (p)30.4

12-month % change

1.0 0.3 -1.0 -1.0 -1.6 (p)-1.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

213.8 214.7 209.1 209.8 208.9 (p)209.3

12-month % change

2.8 3.4 3.4 3.6 3.0 (p)3.3

Information(4)

20.2 20.4 20.0 20.2 20.2 (p)20.5

12-month % change

-3.3 -1.9 -3.4 -4.3 -2.4 (p)-0.5

Financial Activities(4)

73.3 73.9 72.7 72.7 72.2 (p)72.2

12-month % change

0.1 0.5 -0.1 0.3 -0.3 (p)-0.6

Professional and Business Services(4)

173.2 174.7 170.4 170.6 170.9 (p)171.0

12-month % change

-0.7 0.1 -1.7 -2.3 -1.7 (p)-0.8

Education and Health Services(4)

122.4 122.1 122.4 123.9 124.0 (p)125.3

12-month % change

2.9 2.7 3.6 3.5 3.5 (p)4.3

Leisure and Hospitality(4)

96.8 98.9 98.8 100.0 100.4 (p)101.8

12-month % change

1.7 3.3 4.0 3.4 2.9 (p)4.4

Other Services(4)

37.4 37.5 37.2 37.7 38.7 (p)38.9

12-month % change

6.9 7.1 7.2 8.0 10.6 (p)9.6

Government(4)

108.1 108.7 109.0 109.4 110.0 (p)110.0

12-month % change

4.4 4.4 4.2 4.4 4.4 (p)4.3

Consumer Price Index: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

CPI-U, All items(5)

  340.459   345.151   348.439

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(5)

    5.7   4.9   4.5

CPI-W, All items(6)

  335.138   340.387   344.273

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(6)

    6.1   5.2   4.9

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Data were subject to revision on April 19, 2024.
(3) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(5) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(6) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Data extracted on: May 17, 2024

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Note: More data series, including additional geographic areas, are available through the "Databases & Tables" tab at the top of this page.

 

Geographically based survey data available from BLS:

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