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Economy at a Glance
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Midwest Region

Midwest Region - Monthly Data
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Data
Jan
2021
Feb
2021
Mar
2021
Apr
2021
May
2021
June
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

34,152.1 34,111.0 34,112.0 34,162.9 34,005.2 34,093.7

Employment(1)

32,402.3 32,428.1 32,486.1 32,545.8 32,376.6 32,431.7

Unemployment(1)

1,749.7 1,682.9 1,626.0 1,617.1 1,628.6 1,662.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.1 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.8 4.9

Consumer Price Index

CPI-U, All items(3)

242.552 244.477 246.246 248.169 250.582 253.042

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change

  1.2 1.7 3.0 4.9 5.6 5.8

CPI-W, All items(4)

236.840 238.792 240.899 243.152 245.824 248.880

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change

  1.4 2.0 3.4 5.7 6.5 6.8

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) All Urban Consumers, Base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, Base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.

Midwest Region - Quarterly Data
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Data
1st Qtr
2020
2nd Qtr
2020
3rd Qtr
2020
4th Qtr
2020
1st Qtr
2021

Employment Cost Index, Private Industry

Total Compensation(1)

137.5 137.6 138.2 139.1 140.7

Compensation, 12-month % change

3.0 2.6 2.4 2.5 2.3

Wages & Salaries(1)

138.2 137.9 138.7 139.6 141.2

Wages & Salaries, 12-month % change

3.5 2.9 2.7 2.6 2.2

Footnotes
(1) Private industry workers, Base: December 2005=100, quarterly data, not seasonally adjusted.

Data extracted on: July 16, 2021

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:

Employment & Unemployment

Prices & Living Conditions

Compensation & Working Conditions