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MONTHY LABOR REVIEW

Measuring productivity growth in construction

Measuring productivity growth in construction

This article introduces new measures of productivity growth for four industries in construction. read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

Industry on Tap: Breweries

Industry on Tap: Breweries

This Spotlight on Statistics looks at employment, wages, and job safety in breweries and producer prices for beer. read more »

BLS VIDEOS

Understanding BLS Unemployment Statistics

Understanding BLS Unemployment Statistics

Learn how the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics calculates the unemployment rate. read more »

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Understanding the Chained Consumer Price Index

Understanding the Chained Consumer Price Index

Learn more about the Chained CPI and how it differs from other BLS price indexes. read more »

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Understanding BLS Employment Projections

Understanding BLS Employment Projections

Learn the terms and ideas that can help you understand employment projections data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. read more »

Latest Numbers

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.1% in Dec 2017 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
4.1% in Dec 2017 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+148,000(p) in Dec 2017 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.09(p) in Dec 2017 News Release Historical Data

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

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 3rd Qtr of 2017 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+3.0% in 3rd Qtr of 2017 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
+0.1% in Dec 2017 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-0.1% in Dec 2017 News Release Historical Data