Illinois



News Releases:

Jan
18

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — December 2018

Gasoline prices averaged $2.309 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in December 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
17

Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Illinois — 2017

Illinois’ private industry employers reported 108,200 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2017, resulting in an incidence rate of 2.6 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers.

Jan
11

Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — December 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area decreased 0.3 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Illinois Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

6,486.7 6,480.2 6,478.1 6,488.1 6,499.4 (p)6,500.9

Employment(1)

6,214.5 6,211.5 6,211.3 6,218.0 6,225.6 (p)6,223.4

Unemployment(1)

272.2 268.7 266.8 270.1 273.8 (p)277.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.2 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.2 (p)4.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

6,125.2 6,122.1 6,123.8 6,130.6 6,138.6 (p)6,152.2

12-month % change

1.0 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 (p)1.2

Mining and Logging(3)

7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 (p)7.6

12-month % change

-1.3 0.0 1.3 1.3 1.3 (p)1.3

Construction(3)

227.4 226.7 227.9 228.5 227.7 (p)227.1

12-month % change

3.2 2.6 2.8 4.2 2.2 (p)2.0

Manufacturing(3)

588.7 590.5 593.0 594.4 591.5 (p)591.5

12-month % change

2.2 2.3 2.6 2.2 1.4 (p)0.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,214.7 1,215.3 1,213.9 1,217.2 1,221.0 (p)1,223.8

12-month % change

0.4 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.5 (p)0.7

Information(3)

92.7 93.0 92.7 94.8 93.1 (p)92.1

12-month % change

-3.4 -3.3 -3.5 -1.1 -3.5 (p)-4.1

Financial Activities(3)

399.6 399.7 400.6 400.6 400.5 (p)399.8

12-month % change

2.0 2.0 2.1 1.7 1.9 (p)2.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

947.2 948.3 944.0 939.9 944.4 (p)944.2

12-month % change

0.4 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.3 (p)0.3

Education & Health Services(3)

929.4 928.0 929.7 931.3 933.7 (p)934.9

12-month % change

0.7 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.9 (p)1.2

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

621.7 618.9 619.5 621.1 619.5 (p)624.1

12-month % change

1.9 0.9 1.4 1.3 0.9 (p)1.7

Other Services(3)

252.2 250.8 249.4 249.6 250.3 (p)251.6

12-month % change

0.0 -0.6 -1.1 -0.8 -0.2 (p)-0.1

Government(3)

843.9 843.2 845.4 845.5 849.2 (p)855.5

12-month % change

1.3 1.2 1.5 1.6 2.2 (p)3.0

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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