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Aug
10

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – July 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest was unchanged in July after rising 0.2 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
12

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – June 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest increased 0.2 percent in June after rising 0.5 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
12

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – May 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.5 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Iowa Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,673.5 1,673.6 1,674.2 1,676.0 1,680.0 (p)1,684.2

Employment(1)

1,625.6 1,626.2 1,627.2 1,629.9 1,635.1 (p)1,640.3

Unemployment(1)

47.9 47.3 47.0 46.0 44.9 (p)44.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7 (p)2.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,582.7 1,583.4 1,583.1 1,585.0 1,592.2 (p)1,591.5

12-month % change

0.6 0.8 0.7 1.0 1.3 (p)1.2

Mining and Logging(3)

2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 (p)2.4

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 4.3 (p)4.3

Construction(3)

73.4 75.1 75.7 76.6 78.4 (p)78.7

12-month % change

-6.7 -4.5 -2.2 -0.3 2.9 (p)4.7

Manufacturing(3)

224.0 224.9 224.8 224.7 225.6 (p)226.9

12-month % change

4.9 5.2 4.7 4.6 4.8 (p)5.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

314.6 313.1 312.3 314.2 314.4 (p)312.3

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.7 -0.9 -0.1 -0.1 (p)-0.7

Information(3)

21.8 22.0 21.9 21.9 22.0 (p)22.0

12-month % change

-0.5 0.5 -0.5 0.0 0.0 (p)-0.5

Financial Activities(3)

111.1 111.5 111.5 111.4 111.7 (p)112.3

12-month % change

2.3 2.9 2.5 2.3 2.5 (p)2.7

Professional & Business Services(3)

141.5 141.9 142.0 142.7 142.2 (p)142.1

12-month % change

2.1 2.3 1.6 2.6 1.9 (p)1.9

Education & Health Services(3)

232.8 232.3 231.5 231.9 233.1 (p)232.5

12-month % change

-0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 (p)0.5

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

145.4 145.2 145.6 144.7 144.1 (p)144.7

12-month % change

1.3 1.4 1.9 1.7 0.9 (p)1.4

Other Services(3)

55.7 55.3 55.7 55.4 55.2 (p)55.2

12-month % change

-3.5 -4.0 -3.3 -3.8 -4.3 (p)-4.5

Government(3)

260.0 259.7 259.7 259.1 263.1 (p)262.4

12-month % change

0.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 1.0 (p)0.2

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

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Davenport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2018
Des Moines Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2018
Omaha Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2018
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Aug 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Aug 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Iowa — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
County Employment and Wages in Iowa — Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Aug 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – July 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2018
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Des Moines-West Des Moines — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Iowa City — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Omaha-Council Bluffs — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in Iowa — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for Iowa Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table May 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Davenport-Moline-Rock Island — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Iowa — Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Women’s Earnings In Iowa — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017