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Economy at a Glance
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Northeast Region

Northeast Region - Monthly Data
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Data
Aug
2023
Sept
2023
Oct
2023
Nov
2023
Dec
2023
Jan
2024

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)29,124.1 (r)29,143.5 (r)29,160.9 (r)29,159.9 (r)29,159.2  

Employment(1)

(r)28,010.3 (r)27,994.1 (r)27,984.4 (r)27,985.9 (r)27,993.5  

Unemployment(1)

(r)1,113.7 (r)1,149.4 (r)1,176.5 (r)1,174.0 (r)1,165.8  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.8 (r)3.9 (r)4.0 (r)4.0 (r)4.0  

Consumer Price Index

CPI-U, All items(3)

315.441 316.373 316.300 316.252 316.143 318.133

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

  2.8 3.0 2.7 2.5 2.6 2.5

CPI-W, All items(4)

312.708 313.926 314.057 314.024 313.824 315.809

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

  2.4 2.9 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6

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.
(r) Revised

Northeast Region - Quarterly Data
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4th Qtr
2022
1st Qtr
2023
2nd Qtr
2023
3rd Qtr
2023
4th Qtr
2023

Employment Cost Index, Private Industry

Total Compensation(1)

157.0 159.0 160.7 162.2 163.0

Compensation, 12-month % change

4.9 4.5 4.4 4.3 3.8

Wages & Salaries(1)

158.1 159.8 161.6 163.3 164.3

Wages & Salaries, 12-month % change

4.9 4.4 4.5 4.4 3.9

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

Data extracted on: March 01, 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:

Employment & Unemployment

Prices & Living Conditions

Compensation & Working Conditions