Chicago

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Chicago Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Gary-Kenosha — December 2017 Average energy prices News Release Jan 2018
Average Energy Prices for the U.S. and Selected Metropolitan Areas Average energy prices Table Jan 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Chicago Area Employment — November 2017 Employment News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area — December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gary — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Elgin — May 2016 N/A News Release Jun 2017
Women’s Earnings In Indiana — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Economy at a Glance:

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,893.2 4,856.2 4,861.6 4,884.3 (p)4,868.9  

Employment(1)

4,636.0 4,630.3 4,631.1 4,656.1 (p)4,639.4  

Unemployment(1)

257.2 225.9 230.5 228.2 (p)229.5  

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.3 4.7 4.7 4.7 (p)4.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,711.5 4,705.1 4,733.8 4,735.3 (p)4,715.6  

12-month % change

0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 (p)0.7  

Mining and Logging(3)

1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 (p)1.5  

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-6.3  

Construction(3)

183.8 182.6 182.2 178.7 (p)171.4  

12-month % change

0.9 0.5 -0.4 1.2 (p)5.1  

Manufacturing(3)

412.3 412.1 412.6 415.3 (p)416.7  

12-month % change

-0.7 -0.2 -0.3 0.3 (p)0.9  

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

944.0 935.0 943.8 959.7 (p)970.2  

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.7 -0.3 0.0 (p)-0.5  

Information(3)

83.3 81.7 81.8 81.7 (p)82.2  

12-month % change

2.6 1.5 1.6 1.5 (p)1.1  

Financial Activities(3)

311.5 309.8 310.2 308.8 (p)308.5  

12-month % change

3.1 3.6 4.0 3.5 (p)2.7  

Professional and Business Services(3)

840.9 838.6 845.4 843.7 (p)828.5  

12-month % change

1.0 0.8 0.7 1.2 (p)1.0  

Education and Health Services(3)

712.0 718.7 730.9 730.8 (p)724.6  

12-month % change

1.0 0.8 1.0 0.4 (p)0.8  

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

491.9 474.7 468.6 459.4 (p)454.0  

12-month % change

0.6 -0.5 -0.7 -0.3 (p)-1.0  

Other Services(3)

197.5 196.4 196.0 194.1 (p)195.6  

12-month % change

1.1 1.6 1.8 1.1 (p)2.4  

Government(3)

532.7 553.9 560.7 561.5 (p)562.4  

12-month % change

-0.4 0.0 0.3 0.2 (p)0.3  

Consumer Price Index: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

CPI-U, All items(4)

234.200 235.177 234.159 235.206 234.293 236.267

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

  2.3 2.1 1.6 1.8 1.7 1.8

CPI-W, All items(5)

225.642 226.524 225.336 226.795 226.085 227.744

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

  1.9 1.9 1.3 1.9 1.5 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.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary