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Economy at a Glance
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West Region

West Region - Monthly Data
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Data
July
2022
Aug
2022
Sept
2022
Oct
2022
Nov
2022
Dec
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

39,448.9 39,475.4 39,422.0 39,420.3 39,376.8 39,350.2

Employment(1)

37,995.5 37,998.2 37,979.1 37,923.1 37,859.8 37,839.7

Unemployment(1)

1,453.4 1,477.1 1,442.9 1,497.2 1,517.0 1,510.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.7 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.8

Consumer Price Index

CPI-U, All items(3)

313.951 314.013 315.094 317.299 315.919 314.599

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

  8.3 8.1 8.3 8.1 7.1 6.2

CPI-W, All items(4)

307.269 307.003 307.937 310.550 308.801 306.762

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

  8.7 8.4 8.5 8.5 7.3 6.1

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.

West Region - Quarterly Data
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Data
3rd Qtr
2021
4th Qtr
2021
1st Qtr
2022
2nd Qtr
2022
3rd Qtr
2022

Employment Cost Index, Private Industry

Total Compensation(1)

150.1 151.4 154.3 156.4 157.8

Compensation, 12-month % change

3.9 4.3 5.1 5.5 5.1

Wages & Salaries(1)

152.1 153.6 156.3 158.6 160.4

Wages & Salaries, 12-month % change

4.3 4.8 5.3 5.6 5.5

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

Data extracted on: January 25, 2023

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