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Washington

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2022
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Division Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2022
Silver Spring, MD, Division Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2022
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2022
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2022
Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2022
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2022
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2022
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Average Energy Prices, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – June 2022 Average energy prices News Release Jul 2022
Consumer Expenditures for the Washington Metropolitan Area: 2019-20 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2021
County Employment and Wages in Washington, DC — Second Quarter 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2020
Average Energy Prices - Washington DC Average energy prices Table Jun 2022
Consumer Price Index, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria area – May 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2022
Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington Metropolitan Area — March 2022 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2022
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2022
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2022
Workplace Fatalities in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – June 2020 Unemployment News Release Aug 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Virginia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Maryland’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Mid-Atlantic Regional Office CPI Announcement (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2022
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Economy at a Glance:
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Data Series Back
Data
Jan
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)3,359.4 (2)3,374.2 3,399.4 3,375.5 3,376.2 (p)3,416.1

Employment(1)

(2)3,226.7 (2)3,252.1 3,278.7 3,274.4 3,263.3 (p)3,288.7

Unemployment(1)

(2)132.7 (2)122.1 120.7 101.1 112.9 (p)127.4

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)4.0 (2)3.6 3.6 3.0 3.3 (p)3.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

3,224.8 3,252.4 3,269.3 3,287.1 3,292.3 (p)3,322.1

12-month % change

3.4 3.9 3.8 3.3 3.0 (p)3.1

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

157.4 160.4 163.1 162.7 163.7 (p)167.1

12-month % change

0.1 1.9 2.6 1.2 1.4 (p)2.8

Manufacturing(4)

54.9 55.0 55.3 55.1 55.5 (p)56.3

12-month % change

1.1 1.1 1.5 0.9 0.5 (p)1.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

402.7 400.9 400.3 399.2 400.6 (p)407.2

12-month % change

2.4 3.9 3.6 3.2 2.6 (p)2.9

Information(4)

76.6 76.5 77.2 77.2 76.7 (p)78.5

12-month % change

3.1 2.3 3.1 2.1 0.8 (p)2.6

Financial Activities(4)

151.5 152.7 152.9 152.2 151.7 (p)154.8

12-month % change

-2.3 -1.9 -2.0 -2.9 -3.3 (p)-1.6

Professional and Business Services(4)

779.4 787.1 793.3 795.7 793.6 (p)800.2

12-month % change

1.7 2.5 2.8 2.0 1.4 (p)2.2

Education and Health Services(4)

422.1 428.2 430.6 435.4 432.9 (p)433.4

12-month % change

0.2 0.5 0.9 1.7 2.9 (p)3.5

Leisure and Hospitality(4)

280.4 282.2 287.1 297.3 305.3 (p)315.9

12-month % change

32.0 30.0 27.6 24.8 22.0 (p)17.1

Other Services(4)

193.8 194.4 195.0 197.2 198.0 (p)199.2

12-month % change

1.7 2.0 1.8 2.1 2.2 (p)2.0

Government(4)

706.0 715.0 714.5 715.1 714.3 (p)709.5

12-month % change

1.8 2.1 1.4 1.0 0.7 (p)0.4

Consumer Price Index: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

CPI-U, All items(5)

286.678   292.227   296.559  

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(5)

  6.0   7.3   7.5  

CPI-W, All items(6)

283.719   289.603   294.267  

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(6)

  6.3   7.5   7.9  

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Corrected.
(3) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(5) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(6) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary