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Illinois



News Releases:

Jan
17

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — December 2019

Gasoline prices averaged $2.638 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in December 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
14

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – December 2019

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

Jan
14

Consumer Price Index, St. Louis area – December 2019

Prices in the St. Louis area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), inched down 0.1 percent for the two months ending in December 2019.

Illinois Economy at a Glance:

Illinois
Data Series Back
Data
July
2019
Aug
2019
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

6,496.5 6,504.5 6,506.2 6,505.1 6,496.4 (p)6,480.0

Employment(1)

6,223.9 6,242.0 6,250.2 6,254.1 6,250.4 (p)6,239.9

Unemployment(1)

272.6 262.5 255.9 251.0 246.0 (p)240.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.2 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.8 (p)3.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

6,187.7 6,181.9 6,190.4 6,198.7 6,185.3 (p)6,193.3

12-month % change

1.1 1.0 1.1 1.0 0.7 (p)0.7

Mining and Logging(3)

7.4 7.4 7.4 7.4 7.3 (p)7.2

12-month % change

-6.3 -6.3 -5.1 -7.5 -7.6 (p)-7.7

Construction(3)

226.8 226.4 226.4 224.6 222.8 (p)223.0

12-month % change

0.0 0.2 -0.1 -0.8 -1.3 (p)-0.5

Manufacturing(3)

593.0 593.5 591.9 590.2 588.9 (p)588.0

12-month % change

0.7 0.8 0.5 -0.3 -0.1 (p)-0.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,223.4 1,224.2 1,226.0 1,225.1 1,220.3 (p)1,218.6

12-month % change

0.6 0.9 1.3 0.6 0.0 (p)-0.4

Information(3)

90.4 90.9 91.1 93.0 92.0 (p)92.4

12-month % change

-5.4 -4.2 -3.6 -1.9 -1.8 (p)-0.8

Financial Activities(3)

405.9 406.2 407.0 406.9 407.2 (p)407.0

12-month % change

0.9 0.9 1.0 0.4 0.4 (p)0.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

963.9 961.5 963.1 960.7 955.4 (p)957.0

12-month % change

1.1 0.6 0.5 0.8 -0.1 (p)0.1

Education & Health Services(3)

950.8 949.0 950.5 956.1 955.0 (p)959.3

12-month % change

2.0 1.8 1.9 2.1 1.6 (p)1.8

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

638.0 632.9 635.0 637.4 637.4 (p)640.6

12-month % change

3.2 2.3 2.9 2.9 3.1 (p)2.7

Other Services(3)

256.1 256.6 257.3 258.2 259.6 (p)260.4

12-month % change

0.5 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.5 (p)1.5

Government(3)

832.0 833.3 834.7 839.1 839.4 (p)839.8

12-month % change

0.7 0.7 1.0 1.5 1.5 (p)1.6

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

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