Des Moines

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Des Moines Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Dec 2017
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Des Moines-West Des Moines — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Women’s Earnings In Iowa — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA Economy at a Glance:

Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
Data Series Back
Data
May
2017
June
2017
July
2017
Aug
2017
Sept
2017
Oct
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

344.9 354.3 355.2 350.2 345.8 (p)346.2

Employment(1)

335.2 343.5 344.7 339.6 335.9 (p)338.4

Unemployment(1)

9.7 10.8 10.5 10.6 9.9 (p)7.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

2.8 3.1 3.0 3.0 2.9 (p)2.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

369.0 375.5 372.7 370.5 366.4 370.5

12-month % change

2.6 4.0 3.4 2.6 1.9 2.2

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

22.5 23.9 23.6 23.1 22.8 22.9

12-month % change

13.6 17.2 10.8 7.9 5.6 3.6

Manufacturing(3)

20.1 20.2 20.3 20.4 20.3 20.3

12-month % change

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

67.3 67.8 67.9 68.0 67.4 67.8

12-month % change

-1.0 -0.1 -0.9 -0.6 -0.1 -0.7

Information(3)

6.4 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.2

12-month % change

-5.9 -4.5 -4.5 -6.0 -6.1 -4.6

Financial Activities(3)

56.2 57.4 57.3 56.6 56.4 56.5

12-month % change

1.8 3.2 2.5 1.6 1.6 1.8

Professional and Business Services(3)

50.6 52.0 52.2 52.7 50.9 51.9

12-month % change

7.0 9.5 5.7 7.6 5.6 6.1

Education and Health Services(3)

48.9 49.6 49.1 49.8 49.7 50.4

12-month % change

0.6 3.1 2.3 3.8 2.9 3.5

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

38.9 41.4 41.8 39.5 37.1 36.7

12-month % change

6.9 11.0 13.0 5.9 4.8 4.3

Other Services(3)

13.0 13.1 13.1 13.1 13.0 13.0

12-month % change

3.2 2.3 1.6 1.6 1.6 0.0

Government(3)

45.1 43.7 41.0 41.0 42.6 44.8

12-month % change

0.4 -1.8 0.7 -0.7 -2.3 1.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary