A data chart image of Median weekly earnings $767 for women, $937 for men, in third quarter 2017

Median weekly earnings $767 for women, $937 for men, in third quarter 2017

October 23, 2017

Median weekly earnings of the nation’s 114.9 million full-time wage and salary workers were $859 in the third quarter of 2017. Women had median weekly earnings of $767, or 81.9 percent of the $937 median for men.

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October 20, 2017

A data chart image of U.S. import prices up 2.7 percent over the year ending September 2017

U.S. import prices up 2.7 percent over the year ending September 2017

U.S. import prices rose 2.7 percent from September 2016 to September 2017. Import prices have risen over each 12-month period since November 2015–16. Before that, import prices mostly fell on a 12-month basis going back to the period from May 2011 to May 2012.

October 19, 2017

A data chart image of Real average hourly earnings of production and nonsupervisory employees up 0.2 percent over the year

Real average hourly earnings of production and nonsupervisory employees up 0.2 percent over the year

From September 2016 to September 2017, real (adjusted for inflation) average hourly earnings for production and nonsupervisory employees increased 0.2 percent, seasonally adjusted.

October 18, 2017

A data chart image of CPI increased 2.2 percent for year ending September 2017

CPI increased 2.2 percent for year ending September 2017

From September 2016 to September 2017, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) rose 2.2 percent. The 12-month change has been accelerating since June, when it was 1.6 percent.

October 17, 2017

A data chart image of Producer Price Index for final demand up 2.6 percent over the year ended September 2017

Producer Price Index for final demand up 2.6 percent over the year ended September 2017

The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 2.6 percent over the year ended September 2017. The Producer Price Index for final demand goods, which has a relative importance weight of 33.8 percent, increased 3.3 percent over the year. The final demand services index, which has a relative importance weight of 64.1 percent, increased 2.1 percent. The final demand construction index, which accounts for the remaining 2.1 percent of final demand, increased 3.4 percent over the same period.

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