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BEYOND THE NUMBERS

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Forty years of falling manufacturing employment

This article looks at employment trends in manufacturing over the past 40 years and trends in specific industries. read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

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Occupational Employment and Wages in Metro and Nonmetro Areas

This Spotlight explores similarities and differences in employment and wages between metro and nonmetro areas. read more »

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

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How do jobseekers search for jobs?

This article explores job search among the unemployed. It examines new data on applications sent, job interviews conducted, and job offers made. read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

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Gulf War Era Veterans in the Labor Force

This Spotlight examines demographic and labor force characteristics of veterans who served at any time since August 1990. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

The COVID-19 pandemic affected prices for crude oil and refined products, such as heating oil, jet fuel, and gasoline.

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on prices for petroleum products

The COVID-19 pandemic affected prices for crude oil and refined products, such as heating oil, jet fuel, and gasoline. read more »

Latest Numbers

RSS

Consumer Price Index (CPI):
unchanged in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
6.9% in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+638,000(p) in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.04(p) in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.3%(p) in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.5% in 3rd Qtr of 2020 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+4.9% in 3rd Qtr of 2020 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.1% in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.2% in Oct 2020 News Release Historical Data