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May
12

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2017

The April Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
14

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – March 2017

The March Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest was virtually unchanged, edging up a slight 0.1 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
20

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2016

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $29.59 per hour in the South to $40.55 in the Northeast during December 2016.

Nebraska Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)1,011.9 (2)1,012.2 1,012.2 1,011.2 1,008.4 (p)1,006.4

Employment(1)

(2)978.6 (2)978.8 979.0 978.7 977.4 (p)976.3

Unemployment(1)

(2)33.3 (2)33.4 33.2 32.5 31.0 (p)30.0

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.3 (2)3.3 3.3 3.2 3.1 (p)3.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

1,021.8 1,021.9 1,018.8 1,025.0 1,022.8 (p)1,023.6

12-month % change

1.1 1.0 0.8 1.4 0.9 (p)1.1

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

52.5 52.1 50.9 52.5 51.9 (p)52.6

12-month % change

2.9 2.4 -0.4 2.7 0.0 (p)2.3

Manufacturing(4)

97.2 97.0 97.2 97.2 97.4 (p)96.8

12-month % change

0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.3 0.3 (p)0.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

205.6 206.9 205.5 206.5 206.4 (p)206.4

12-month % change

-0.6 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.6 (p)0.7

Information(4)

18.7 18.7 19.0 18.9 19.2 (p)19.4

12-month % change

1.6 1.1 2.7 2.2 3.8 (p)4.9

Financial Activities(4)

73.8 74.0 73.5 73.8 74.3 (p)74.5

12-month % change

1.8 1.6 1.0 1.1 1.6 (p)1.9

Professional & Business Services(4)

120.1 120.0 120.3 121.1 120.2 (p)120.3

12-month % change

3.2 3.1 3.1 3.7 2.6 (p)2.5

Education & Health Services(4)

154.1 154.0 153.7 154.7 154.0 (p)153.2

12-month % change

1.9 1.8 1.8 2.2 1.2 (p)1.2

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

91.4 91.1 90.1 91.8 90.5 (p)91.2

12-month % change

2.5 1.4 0.7 2.3 0.3 (p)1.3

Other Services(4)

37.0 37.1 37.4 37.6 37.6 (p)38.1

12-month % change

0.3 0.3 1.6 2.5 2.7 (p)4.1

Government(4)

171.4 171.0 171.2 170.9 171.3 (p)171.1

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.4 -0.3 -0.5 -0.5 (p)-0.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Lincoln Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Omaha Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2017
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2017
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2017
County Employment and Wages in Nebraska — Fourth Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2016
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table May 2017
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Nebraska — 2016 Unemployment News Release Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Nebraska — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2017
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lincoln — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Mar 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Omaha-Council Bluffs — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Dec 2015
Union Membership Historical Table for Nebraska Employment Table Mar 2017
Business Employment Dynamics in Nebraska — Second Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Mar 2017
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table May 2017
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2017
Women’s Earnings In Nebraska — 2015 Pay News Release Jan 2017