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In October 2016, 69.7% of 2016 high school graduates enrolled in college

In October 2016, 69.7 percent of 2016 high school graduates were enrolled in colleges or universities. Recent high school graduates not enrolled in college were about twice as likely as enrolled graduates to be working or looking for work (72.3 percent, compared with 38.4 percent).

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BLS REPORTS

Consumer Expenditures in 2015

Consumer spending averaged $55,978 in 2015, an increase of 4.6 percent from 2014. This report highlights spending patterns in 2015. read more »

BLS REPORTS

Women in the labor force: a databook

This report presents historical and recent labor force and earnings data for women and men. read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

Women at Work

This Spotlight on Statistics examines women’s employment, earnings, educational attainment, fatal work injuries, and how women spend their time and money. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Productivity trends in the air transportation industry, 1990–2014

This article examines productivity trends in the airline industry and how they fit in with other trends in the U.S. economy. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Estimating the share of economic output that goes to workers

This article examines how BLS estimates labor share and discusses the uses and limitations of the measure. read more »

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
-0.3% in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
4.5% in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+98,000(p) in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.05(p) in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.1%(p) in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.5% in 4th Qtr of 2016 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+1.3% in 4th Qtr of 2016 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.2% in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.2% in Mar 2017 News Release Historical Data