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Economy at a Glance
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West Region

West Region - Monthly Data
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Data
Dec
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)39,165.6 39,232.2 39,273.1 38,740.8 37,888.2 37,744.4

Employment(1)

(r)37,700.7 37,777.2 37,817.7 36,640.8 31,940.6 32,286.1

Unemployment(1)

(r)1,464.8 1,454.9 1,455.4 2,100.0 5,947.6 5,458.3

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.7 3.7 3.7 5.4 15.7 14.5

Consumer Price Index

CPI-U, All items(3)

272.584 273.340 274.412 273.995 272.913 273.062

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

  2.8 2.9 3.1 2.5 1.3 0.8

CPI-W, All items(4)

263.892 264.573 265.531 265.211 264.167 264.227

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

  2.7 2.9 3.1 2.5 1.2 0.6

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

West Region - Quarterly Data
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1st Qtr
2019
2nd Qtr
2019
3rd Qtr
2019
4th Qtr
2019
1st Qtr
2020

Employment Cost Index, Private Industry

Total Compensation(1)

138.5 139.5 140.4 140.9 142.9

Compensation, 12-month % change

2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 3.2

Wages & Salaries(1)

139.3 140.2 141.4 141.9 144.3

Wages & Salaries, 12-month % change

3.5 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.6

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

Data extracted on: July 10, 2020

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

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