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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 2020
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2020
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2017–18 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2019
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — December 2019 Average energy prices News Release Jan 2020
Average energy prices for the United States, regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table Jan 2020
County Employment and Wages in Illinois — Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release May 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2019
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — January 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2020
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2020
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2020
County Employment and Wages in Indiana — First Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2019
Chicago Area Employment — November 2019 Employment News Release Jan 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2020
Changing Compensation Costs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area — December 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gary — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Elgin — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018

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

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Data Series Back
Data
Aug
2019
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019
Jan
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,935.9 4,870.6 4,873.1 4,852.7 (p)4,813.0  

Employment(1)

4,755.0 4,707.3 4,704.1 4,694.0 (p)4,660.4  

Unemployment(1)

180.8 163.3 169.0 158.7 (p)152.7  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.7 3.4 3.5 3.3 (p)3.2  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,832.4 4,821.1 4,860.4 4,850.9 (p)4,839.2  

12-month % change

1.0 1.0 1.1 0.6 (p)0.7  

Mining and Logging(3)

1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6 (p)1.5  

12-month % change

-5.9 0.0 6.3 0.0 (p)0.0  

Construction(3)

191.2 189.1 189.1 182.7 (p)172.3  

12-month % change

0.8 -0.1 -1.0 -1.1 (p)-0.3  

Manufacturing(3)

428.3 426.0 426.1 425.2 (p)426.0  

12-month % change

1.0 1.0 0.5 0.4 (p)0.4  

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

959.9 955.1 963.6 975.8 (p)983.1  

12-month % change

1.0 1.1 0.7 -0.3 (p)-0.4  

Information(3)

74.0 73.5 74.5 73.5 (p)75.0  

12-month % change

-6.1 -4.5 -3.7 -3.2 (p)-1.6  

Financial Activities(3)

316.9 313.9 315.5 315.4 (p)315.7  

12-month % change

0.4 0.6 0.7 0.4 (p)0.6  

Professional and Business Services(3)

859.3 857.9 863.4 859.2 (p)848.5  

12-month % change

0.6 0.6 0.5 -0.3 (p)-0.1  

Education and Health Services(3)

740.9 745.4 761.1 762.8 (p)762.5  

12-month % change

2.9 2.1 2.4 2.0 (p)2.4  

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

522.0 505.5 504.1 490.7 (p)489.5  

12-month % change

1.8 2.2 2.6 2.2 (p)2.0  

Other Services(3)

201.0 198.7 198.9 199.6 (p)201.0  

12-month % change

0.4 0.7 0.4 0.7 (p)0.7  

Government(3)

537.3 554.4 562.4 564.4 (p)564.1  

12-month % change

0.3 0.3 2.3 2.0 (p)1.8  

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

CPI-U, All items(4)

241.985 242.393 243.236 242.661 242.079 244.361

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

  1.6 1.4 1.8 2.2 2.2 2.6

CPI-W, All items(5)

233.746 233.881 234.696 233.945 233.518 235.518

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

  1.6 1.3 1.7 2.2 2.4 2.8

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