Midwest Region

Midwest Region - Monthly Data
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May
2018
June
2018
July
2018
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2018
Sept
2018
Oct
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

34,902.0 34,950.2 34,979.7 34,948.3 34,920.2  

Employment(1)

33,595.7 33,642.5 33,677.1 33,661.9 33,654.3  

Unemployment(1)

1,306.3 1,307.7 1,302.6 1,286.4 1,265.9  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.6  

Consumer Price Index

CPI-U, All items(3)

235.065 235.455 235.346 235.276 235.524 235.680

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

  2.3 2.5 2.4 2.1 1.9 2.2

CPI-W, All items(4)

229.495 229.833 229.717 229.827 229.998 230.186

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

  2.6 2.8 2.7 2.4 2.2 2.5

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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3rd Qtr
2017
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2017
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2018
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2018
3rd Qtr
2018

Employment Cost Index, Private Industry

Total Compensation(1)

128.0 128.5 129.8 130.6 131.6

Compensation, 12-month % change

2.2 2.2 2.4 2.5 2.8

Wages & Salaries(1)

127.5 128.1 129.4 130.1 131.4

Wages & Salaries, 12-month % change

2.2 2.2 2.4 2.5 3.1

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

Data extracted on: November 14, 2018

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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Geographically based survey data available from BLS:

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