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Economic Summaries:

Economic Summaries are specialized products that combine data graphically from subjects such as unemployment, inflation, and wages into a single document for selected metropolitan areas. To view a specific area in this region, use the dropdown list below or click here.

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Jul
01

Chicago Area Employment — May 2020

Total nonfarm employment for the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 4,204,500 in May 2020, down 576,700, or 12.1 percent, over the year.

Jun
29

County Employment and Wages in Illinois — Fourth Quarter 2019

Five of Illinois’ 13 large counties reported employment increases from December 2018 to December 2019.

Jun
29

County Employment and Wages in Michigan — Fourth Quarter 2019

Employment rose in 7 of Michigan’s 10 large counties from December 2018 to December 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
25

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — May 2020

Gasoline prices averaged $2.166 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in May 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
25

Average Energy Prices, Detroit-Warren-Dearborn — May 2020

Gasoline prices averaged $1.800 per gallon in the Detroit-Warren-Dearborn area in May 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

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