Virginia



News Releases:

Jan
12

Average Energy Prices, Washington-Baltimore – December 2017

Gasoline prices averaged $2.494 a gallon in the Washington-Baltimore area in December 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.1 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Dec
15

County Employment and Wages in the District of Columbia – Second Quarter 2017

The average weekly wage in Washington, D.C., increased 3.3 percent from the second quarter of 2016 to the second quarter of 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Virginia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,314.2 4,320.2 4,320.6 4,340.2 4,338.6 (p)4,327.2

Employment(1)

4,152.9 4,158.2 4,158.4 4,180.6 4,181.1 (p)4,168.1

Unemployment(1)

161.3 162.0 162.2 159.6 157.6 (p)159.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.7 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.6 (p)3.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,967.6 3,979.0 3,978.0 3,978.9 3,972.2 (p)3,966.5

12-month % change

1.4 1.6 1.4 1.3 0.8 (p)0.9

Mining and Logging(3)

7.7 7.8 7.6 7.7 7.8 (p)7.8

12-month % change

-1.3 -1.3 -2.6 0.0 2.6 (p)2.6

Construction(3)

190.0 191.8 191.2 192.0 192.3 (p)193.2

12-month % change

1.6 2.7 2.5 2.2 1.2 (p)2.2

Manufacturing(3)

232.1 232.7 233.6 233.9 232.7 (p)233.6

12-month % change

0.0 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.3 (p)0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

664.7 664.9 661.2 663.9 661.3 (p)656.6

12-month % change

0.3 0.5 -0.1 0.2 -0.5 (p)-1.1

Information(3)

64.8 63.7 64.7 64.7 64.3 (p)64.6

12-month % change

-6.0 -7.3 -5.5 -5.5 -4.9 (p)-3.0

Financial Activities(3)

205.6 205.6 206.5 206.9 206.4 (p)206.6

12-month % change

2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.8 (p)2.8

Professional & Business Services(3)

735.6 741.3 735.9 734.1 730.5 (p)729.2

12-month % change

2.7 3.5 2.5 2.0 1.5 (p)1.6

Education & Health Services(3)

544.3 548.6 553.0 554.7 554.9 (p)555.0

12-month % change

3.0 3.5 3.9 3.7 2.6 (p)2.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

407.5 406.5 408.9 403.7 406.6 (p)404.3

12-month % change

2.8 2.3 2.6 1.1 1.9 (p)1.2

Other Services(3)

200.6 201.5 200.7 201.7 202.2 (p)203.3

12-month % change

0.7 1.0 0.5 0.8 0.8 (p)0.9

Government(3)

714.7 714.6 714.7 715.6 713.2 (p)712.3

12-month % change

0.2 0.0 -0.2 0.2 -0.5 (p)-0.3

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

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 Jan 2018
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Blacksburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Charlottesville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Harrisonburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Lynchburg, VA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Richmond Area Economic Summary
Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Roanoke Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Virginia Beach Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Roanoke, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Northern Virginia, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Richmond, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Charlottesville, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Lynchburg, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 2018
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2018
Richmond Area Employment — June 2017 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Virginia Beach Area Employment — June 2017 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Washington Area Employment – October 2017 Employment News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, Washington-Baltimore – December 2017 Average energy prices News Release Jan 2018
County Employment and Wages in the Delmarva Peninsula – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Washington Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in the District of Columbia – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2017
County Employment and Wages in Virginia – First Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Average Energy Prices - Washington DC Average energy prices Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Washington-Baltimore – November 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Dec 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
Women's Earnings in Virginia — 2016 Pay News Release Oct 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Richmond Area – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Virginia Beach Area – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Washington, D.C. Area — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV Consumer price indexes Table Dec 2017
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Workplace Fatalities in Richmond, VA – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC– Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Union Members in Virginia – 2015 Employment News Release Feb 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Richmond – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Roanoke – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Minimum Wage Workers in Virginia — 2016 Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Virginia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Virginia — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017