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 Dec 2017
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Dec 2017
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 — October 2017 Average energy prices News Release Dec 2017
Average Energy Prices for the U.S. and Selected Metropolitan Areas Average energy prices Table Nov 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2017
Chicago Area Employment — August 2017 Employment News Release Sep 2017
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
Changing Compensation Costs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area — September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
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)

4,851.6 4,958.3 4,943.8 4,893.2 4,856.2 (p)4,860.7

Employment(1)

4,653.8 4,715.7 4,709.2 4,636.0 4,630.3 (p)4,630.1

Unemployment(1)

197.9 242.6 234.6 257.2 225.9 (p)230.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.1 4.9 4.7 5.3 4.7 (p)4.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,701.4 4,745.6 4,718.7 4,711.5 4,705.1 4,731.8

12-month % change

0.8 1.2 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.5

Mining and Logging(3)

1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6

12-month % change

0.0 -5.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Construction(3)

175.1 180.6 181.9 183.8 182.6 182.0

12-month % change

0.9 0.7 -0.1 0.9 0.5 -0.5

Manufacturing(3)

413.3 418.2 416.4 412.3 412.1 412.7

12-month % change

-0.5 0.2 0.0 -0.7 -0.2 -0.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

939.1 947.8 945.2 944.0 935.0 943.1

12-month % change

-0.1 0.4 0.0 -0.2 -0.7 -0.3

Information(3)

83.5 84.6 84.7 83.3 81.7 82.4

12-month % change

3.3 4.3 5.0 2.6 1.5 2.4

Financial Activities(3)

308.4 311.5 312.0 311.5 309.8 310.5

12-month % change

3.7 3.8 3.2 3.1 3.6 4.1

Professional and Business Services(3)

823.7 836.4 839.2 840.9 838.6 843.4

12-month % change

1.3 1.8 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.5

Education and Health Services(3)

728.2 720.1 709.2 712.0 718.7 732.0

12-month % change

1.4 1.5 0.6 1.0 0.8 1.2

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

478.0 494.3 493.4 491.9 474.7 468.2

12-month % change

0.2 1.2 0.8 0.6 -0.5 -0.8

Other Services(3)

195.4 198.0 198.5 197.5 196.4 196.6

12-month % change

0.5 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.6 2.1

Government(3)

555.1 552.5 536.6 532.7 553.9 559.3

12-month % change

0.4 0.2 -0.1 -0.4 0.0 0.0

Consumer Price Index: Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, IL-IN-WI

CPI-U, All items(4)

233.443 233.407 233.514 234.200 235.177 234.159

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

  1.8 1.3 2.2 2.3 2.1 1.6

CPI-W, All items(5)

224.984 224.718 224.942 225.642 226.524 225.336

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

  1.5 1.0 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.3

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