Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)2,039.2 2,051.3 2,065.5 2,062.8 (p)2,057.5  

Employment(1)

(r)1,956.7 1,962.4 1,984.9 1,987.1 (p)1,988.2  

Unemployment(1)

(r)82.5 88.9 80.6 75.7 (p)69.3  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)4.0 4.3 3.9 3.7 (p)3.4  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,980.5 1,958.9 1,966.9 1,981.5 1,988.6 (p)1,999

12-month % change

3.0 3.2 2.9 3.2 2.7 (p)2.5

Mining and Logging(3)

1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 (p)1.1

12-month % change

0.0 10.0 10.0 10.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

114.1 111.9 113.1 115.3 115.9 (p)116.8

12-month % change

5.6 5.1 4.2 5.4 4.1 (p)3.6

Manufacturing(3)

180.9 179.8 179.3 179.3 179.6 (p)179.1

12-month % change

-3.8 -4.0 -4.2 -4.1 -4.0 (p)-4.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

383.4 374.5 372.2 374.3 375.6 (p)379

12-month % change

4.1 5.1 4.9 5.0 4.4 (p)4.2

Information(3)

107.9 106.3 106.8 107.0 107.6 (p)107.7

12-month % change

7.4 6.2 5.6 5.3 5.7 (p)4.9

Financial Activities(3)

97.7 98.0 98.0 98.8 98.8 (p)99.5

12-month % change

1.7 2.6 2.3 3.0 2.6 (p)2.8

Professional and Business Services(3)

280.8 276.6 280.1 282.5 284.4 (p)284.4

12-month % change

1.6 2.2 2.9 3.0 2.9 (p)2.6

Education and Health Services(3)

267.2 267.4 270.1 271.8 270.6 (p)271.1

12-month % change

4.3 4.5 4.2 4.5 3.6 (p)3.6

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

196.1 191.0 192.9 196.1 197.9 (p)202

12-month % change

5.8 4.5 4.8 5.6 4.0 (p)4.3

Other Services(3)

72.7 72.4 71.9 72.8 73.4 (p)73.6

12-month % change

3.1 3.6 2.1 2.8 2.1 (p)1.0

Government(3)

278.6 279.9 281.4 282.5 283.7 (p)284.7

12-month % change

2.4 2.6 1.7 2.0 1.7 (p)1.4

Consumer Price Index: Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA

CPI-U, All items(4)

256.821   259.503   261.560  

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

  2.6   3.4   3.1  

CPI-W, All items(5)

252.286   255.471   257.648  

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

  2.5   3.7   3.3  

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Data extracted on: June 20, 2017

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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