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Bureau of Labor Statistics Quiz

1) Where do statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) come from?

2) Which type of data are not published by BLS?

3) What is the name of the principal journal of fact, analysis, and research from BLS?

4) What is the name of the BLS publication that provides information on what workers do; the work environment; education, training, and other qualifications; information on state and area data; similar occupations; and sources of additional information for most jobs in the economy?

5) Which of the following types of inflation and price data are NOT published by BLS?

6) Principal Federal Economic Indicators (PFEIs) are a set of designated economic data series that have significant commercial value and may effect the movement of commodity and financial markets upon release. How may PFEIs are published by BLS?

7) Which of the following groups use BLS data? a

8) In what year was the Bureau of Labor Statistics (then called the Bureau of Labor) established?


Last Modified Date: August 18, 2020