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Illinois



News Releases:

May
14

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2021

Gasoline prices averaged $3.072 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in April 2021, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
12

Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2021

Prices in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 1.0 percent in April 2021.

May
12

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2021

Prices in the Midwest Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.8 percent in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Illinois Economy at a Glance:

Illinois
Data Series Back
Data
Oct
2020
Nov
2020
Dec
2020
Jan
2021
Feb
2021
Mar
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)6,326.5 (r)6,161.4 (r)6,150.5 6,146.4 6,138.7 (p)6,129.6

Employment(1)

(r)5,814.0 (r)5,662.1 (r)5,659.7 5,673.5 5,684.1 (p)5,693.3

Unemployment(1)

(r)512.5 (r)499.2 (r)490.9 472.9 454.5 (p)436.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)8.1 (r)8.1 (r)8.0 7.7 7.4 (p)7.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

5,665.8 5,646.5 5,637.3 5,660.5 5,697.8 (p)5,730.0

12-month % change

-7.6 -7.8 -8.0 -8.0 -7.2 (p)-5.9

Mining and Logging(3)

6.5 6.5 6.6 6.7 6.3 (p)6.5

12-month % change

-20.7 -18.8 -17.5 -13.0 -18.2 (p)-15.6

Construction(3)

215.7 218.7 222.7 218.8 216.4 (p)222.7

12-month % change

-5.9 -3.1 -2.7 -4.7 -5.1 (p)-0.9

Manufacturing(3)

548.8 546.6 548.4 545.9 547.3 (p)547.4

12-month % change

-5.8 -5.9 -5.4 -6.0 -5.7 (p)-5.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,166.4 1,171.5 1,174.9 1,179.0 1,179.4 (p)1,181.4

12-month % change

-3.2 -2.8 -2.7 -2.3 -2.2 (p)-1.7

Information(3)

85.1 85.1 85.0 85.8 86.2 (p)86.0

12-month % change

-9.9 -9.9 -9.5 -8.4 -8.0 (p)-7.7

Financial Activities(3)

406.4 402.8 403.6 403.0 402.2 (p)401.5

12-month % change

-1.5 -2.4 -2.4 -2.7 -3.1 (p)-3.2

Professional & Business Services(3)

880.0 891.4 906.3 913.1 911.9 (p)918.2

12-month % change

-7.1 -5.7 -4.2 -3.7 -3.7 (p)-2.3

Education & Health Services(3)

883.0 881.6 883.2 886.4 886.4 (p)891.5

12-month % change

-6.5 -6.7 -6.6 -6.6 -6.7 (p)-5.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

461.4 437.0 407.1 411.9 443.7 (p)457.4

12-month % change

-26.1 -30.2 -35.2 -34.5 -29.6 (p)-24.1

Other Services(3)

233.6 233.1 232.1 234.1 234.0 (p)236.0

12-month % change

-8.7 -9.1 -9.5 -9.1 -9.2 (p)-7.0

Government(3)

778.9 772.2 767.4 775.8 784.0 (p)781.4

12-month % change

-5.6 -6.4 -6.8 -7.3 -5.3 (p)-5.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Davenport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
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Bloomington, IL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
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Chicago Area Economic Summary
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Peoria Area Economic Summary
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Rockford Area Economic Summary
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Springfield, IL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
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St. Louis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
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Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2021
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2021
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Illinois — 2020 Unemployment News Release Mar 2021
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2018-19 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2020
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2021 Average energy prices News Release May 2021
Average energy prices for the United States, regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table Dec 2020
County Employment and Wages in Illinois — Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2020
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2021
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Nursing Occupations in Illinois’ Metropolitan Areas — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2021
Union Members in Illinois — 2020 Employment News Release Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index, St. Louis – April 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2021
Chicago Area Employment — February 2021 Employment News Release Apr 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bloomington — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Louis — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Annual averages U.S., Denver, Kansas City, and St. Louis Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Midwest Economy – Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Rockford — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2021
St. Louis, Mo.-Ill., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Mar 2021
Fatal Work Injuries in Illinois — 2019 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2021
Changing Compensation Costs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area — March 2021 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2021
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Illinois — 2019 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Feb 2021
Union Membership Historical Table for Illinois Employment Table Feb 2021
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Nov 2020
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2021
Business Employment Dynamics in Illinois — Second Quarter 2020 Employment News Release Mar 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gary — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Davenport-Moline-Rock Island — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Women’s Earnings In Illinois — 2019 Pay News Release Feb 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Elgin — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Cape Girardeau — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Computer Occupations in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Midwest — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Carbondale-Marion — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Champaign-Urbana — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Decatur — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kankakee — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Peoria — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Springfield, IL — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Danville — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020