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Jan
11

County Employment and Wages in South Dakota — Second Quarter 2018

South Dakota’s only large county, Minnehaha, reported employment growth of 1.0 percent from June 2017 to June 2018.

Jan
11

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – December 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest decreased for the second month in a row, down 0.4 percent in December after declining 0.6 percent in November

Dec
17

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2018

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $31.13 per hour in the South to $41.98 in the Northeast during September 2018.

South Dakota Economy at a Glance:

South Dakota
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

459.2 458.8 458.7 458.7 459.2 (p)460.0

Employment(1)

444.8 444.8 445.0 445.1 445.6 (p)446.4

Unemployment(1)

14.4 14.0 13.7 13.6 13.6 (p)13.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 (p)2.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

439.8 440.5 442.3 443.2 445.7 (p)447.0

12-month % change

1.5 1.5 1.6 1.5 2.0 (p)2.0

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

24.7 24.7 24.8 24.6 24.6 (p)25.8

12-month % change

6.9 7.4 7.4 3.8 4.7 (p)9.3

Manufacturing(3)

44.5 44.7 44.8 45.0 45.1 (p)45.4

12-month % change

3.2 3.2 3.2 4.4 3.7 (p)2.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

86.7 86.6 86.5 86.4 88.4 (p)87.7

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.3 -0.7 -0.1 2.3 (p)1.7

Information(3)

5.7 5.7 5.7 5.8 5.7 (p)5.6

12-month % change

0.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-1.8

Financial Activities(3)

29.3 29.3 29.4 29.4 29.5 (p)29.6

12-month % change

0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3 (p)0.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

33.2 33.3 33.5 34.0 34.4 (p)34.9

12-month % change

7.4 6.7 7.0 7.9 9.6 (p)9.7

Education & Health Services(3)

71.9 72.1 72.9 72.5 72.4 (p)72.8

12-month % change

0.1 0.1 0.8 -0.3 -1.2 (p)-0.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

46.8 46.8 47.1 47.7 47.9 (p)47.8

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.9 1.1 2.4 (p)0.6

Other Services(3)

17.5 17.4 17.5 17.5 17.3 (p)17.1

12-month % change

4.8 3.6 4.2 2.9 1.8 (p)1.2

Government(3)

79.5 79.9 80.1 80.3 80.4 (p)80.3

12-month % change

0.4 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 (p)0.8

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
Sioux Falls Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2019
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2019
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 2019
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2019
County Employment and Wages in South Dakota — Second Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2019
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2019
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, South Dakota — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – December 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2019
Fatal Work Injuries in South Dakota — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Sioux Falls — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Jan 2019
Union Membership Historical Table for South Dakota Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Dec 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Dec 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in South Dakota — Fourth Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Sep 2018
Women’s Earnings In South Dakota — 2017 Pay News Release Oct 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Computer Occupations in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Midwest — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2018