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Virginia



News Releases:

May
13

Average Energy Prices, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – April 2022

Gasoline prices averaged $4.180 per gallon in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria area in April 2022, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
11

Consumer Price Index, South Region — April 2022

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.5 percent in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
10

Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington Metropolitan Area — March 2022

The total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 3.5 percent in the Washington-Baltimore-Arlington, DC-MD-VA Combined Statistical Area (CSA) for the year ended March 2022.

Virginia Economy at a Glance:

Virginia
Data Series Back
Data
Nov
2021
Dec
2021
Jan
2022
Feb
2022
Mar
2022
Apr
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)4,262.0 (r)4,261.3 4,277.9 4,292.1 4,311.6 (p)4,329.9

Employment(1)

(r)4,120.4 (r)4,120.1 4,138.5 4,156.1 4,180.5 (p)4,200.1

Unemployment(1)

(r)141.5 (r)141.2 139.3 136.0 131.1 (p)129.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.3 (r)3.3 3.3 3.2 3.0 (p)3.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,986.8 3,994.4 3,993.6 4,018.2 4,024.2 (p)4,037.8

12-month % change

2.7 2.7 2.4 3.0 2.9 (p)3.2

Mining and Logging(3)

7.0 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.2 (p)7.2

12-month % change

0.0 1.4 1.4 1.4 4.3 (p)2.9

Construction(3)

204.2 204.5 204.5 206.9 207.1 (p)206.0

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.3 -0.4 0.8 0.9 (p)0.1

Manufacturing(3)

235.5 235.0 235.1 236.0 235.6 (p)235.9

12-month % change

-0.5 -1.2 -1.1 -1.0 -1.3 (p)-0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

660.7 662.0 664.5 668.7 665.5 (p)663.4

12-month % change

2.2 2.0 1.9 2.6 2.0 (p)1.7

Information(3)

68.0 67.6 67.3 66.6 68.0 (p)67.9

12-month % change

4.0 3.5 3.2 1.8 3.8 (p)3.5

Financial Activities(3)

209.8 210.0 207.0 207.0 207.4 (p)207.5

12-month % change

0.4 0.3 -1.2 -1.5 -1.5 (p)-1.3

Professional & Business Services(3)

781.5 783.6 783.2 788.6 790.0 (p)791.9

12-month % change

2.6 2.3 2.0 2.5 2.2 (p)2.4

Education & Health Services(3)

539.9 539.3 544.4 540.8 546.2 (p)553.3

12-month % change

1.5 1.5 2.2 1.5 2.3 (p)3.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

378.4 385.3 388.0 393.1 394.7 (p)401.1

12-month % change

13.1 15.1 15.0 16.4 16.5 (p)18.4

Other Services(3)

185.8 186.5 186.3 187.8 188.1 (p)189.2

12-month % change

2.3 2.6 2.5 3.2 3.6 (p)3.5

Government(3)

716.0 713.5 706.3 715.7 714.4 (p)714.4

12-month % change

1.8 1.5 0.5 1.8 1.4 (p)1.2

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2022
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Division Economic Summary
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Blacksburg Area Economic Summary
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Charlottesville Area Economic Summary
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Harrisonburg Area Economic Summary
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Lynchburg, VA, Area Economic Summary
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Richmond Area Economic Summary
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Roanoke Area Economic Summary
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Virginia Beach Area Economic Summary
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Roanoke, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Northern Virginia, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Richmond, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Charlottesville, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Lynchburg, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2022
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table May 2022
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2022
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2022
Richmond Area Employment — June 2021 Employment News Release Jul 2021
Virginia Beach Area Employment — June 2021 Employment News Release Jul 2021
Washington Area Employment — February 2022 Employment News Release Apr 2022
Average Energy Prices, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – April 2022 Average energy prices News Release May 2022
County Employment and Wages in the Delmarva Peninsula – Fourth Quarter 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
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
County Employment and Wages in Virginia— Third Quarter 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2022
Average Energy Prices - Washington DC Average energy prices Table May 2022
Consumer Price Index, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria area – March 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2022
Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington Metropolitan Area — March 2022 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2022
Women’s Earnings in Virginia – 2020 Pay News Release Sep 2021
Fatal Occupational Injuries in the Richmond Area – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in the Virginia Beach Area – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2020
Fatal Work Injuries in the Washington, DC Area — 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Jun 2020
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2022
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2022
Workplace Fatalities in Richmond, VA – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
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Workplace Fatalities in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Union Members in Virginia — 2021 Employment News Release Feb 2022
Consumer Price Index, South Region — April 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Richmond – May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Roanoke – May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News – May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – June 2020 Unemployment News Release Aug 2020
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula 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
Minimum Wage Workers in Virginia — 2017 Pay News Release Aug 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Virginia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Virginia — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Jun 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Virginia — 2021 Unemployment News Release Mar 2022
Business Employment Dynamics in Virginia — Third Quarter 2021 Employment News Release May 2022