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Illinois



News Releases:

Jul
01

Chicago Area Employment — May 2020

Total nonfarm employment for the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 4,204,500 in May 2020, down 576,700, or 12.1 percent, over the year.

Jun
29

County Employment and Wages in Illinois — Fourth Quarter 2019

Five of Illinois’ 13 large counties reported employment increases from December 2018 to December 2019.

Jun
25

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — May 2020

Gasoline prices averaged $2.166 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in May 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Illinois Economy at a Glance:

Illinois
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)6,433.0 6,417.2 6,398.7 6,294.3 6,123.4 (p)6,286.8

Employment(1)

(r)6,196.8 6,189.4 6,179.9 6,030.1 5,073.0 (p)5,331.7

Unemployment(1)

(r)236.2 227.8 218.8 264.1 1,050.4 (p)955.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.7 3.5 3.4 4.2 17.2 (p)15.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

6,117.2 6,133.2 6,121.8 6,060.9 5,322.3 (p)5,384.5

12-month % change

0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.9 -13.1 (p)-12.1

Mining and Logging(3)

8.1 7.9 7.9 8.0 7.2 (p)9.2

12-month % change

0.0 -2.5 -3.7 -2.4 -16.3 (p)9.5

Construction(3)

223.1 226.1 226.6 223.3 200.3 (p)211.8

12-month % change

-1.6 -0.9 0.6 -1.8 -12.7 (p)-7.3

Manufacturing(3)

577.8 577.0 576.2 573.9 524.5 (p)539.0

12-month % change

-2.2 -2.4 -2.5 -2.7 -10.9 (p)-8.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,200.1 1,209.2 1,203.7 1,195.8 1,100.5 (p)1,103.1

12-month % change

-0.5 -0.2 -0.3 -0.8 -8.7 (p)-8.5

Information(3)

95.9 95.9 96.6 95.5 89.1 (p)87.6

12-month % change

1.2 0.6 1.2 0.2 -6.3 (p)-8.0

Financial Activities(3)

413.9 413.1 412.7 410.6 402.4 (p)402.1

12-month % change

1.8 1.3 0.9 0.2 -2.0 (p)-2.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

936.5 937.9 932.9 921.3 835.7 (p)851.8

12-month % change

-1.1 -1.2 -1.7 -2.7 -11.8 (p)-10.1

Education & Health Services(3)

949.7 951.1 949.9 945.7 856.8 (p)857.8

12-month % change

1.7 1.7 1.9 1.2 -8.5 (p)-8.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

624.4 624.3 623.5 596.3 306.1 (p)336.2

12-month % change

0.5 0.3 0.3 -4.1 -50.7 (p)-45.9

Other Services(3)

257.0 258.4 257.7 255.1 206.9 (p)211.4

12-month % change

0.6 1.1 1.1 -0.2 -19.1 (p)-17.5

Government(3)

830.7 832.3 834.1 835.4 792.8 (p)774.5

12-month % change

1.3 1.3 1.6 1.6 -3.6 (p)-6.2

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

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