Wisconsin



News Releases:

Feb
20

Union Members in Wisconsin — 2017

In 2017, union members accounted for 8.3 percent of wage and salary workers in Wisconsin, compared with 8.1 percent in 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
14

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

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area increased 0.8 percent in January.

Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – January 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest turned up 0.6 percent in January, following a decrease of 0.2 percent in the prior month.

Wisconsin Economy at a Glance:

Wisconsin
Data Series Back
Data
July
2017
Aug
2017
Sept
2017
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2017
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Dec
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,159.6 3,158.4 3,162.0 3,162.2 3,168.3 (p)3,170.6

Employment(1)

3,059.2 3,052.1 3,052.6 3,054.1 3,065.8 (p)3,075.0

Unemployment(1)

100.4 106.3 109.4 108.1 102.5 (p)95.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.2 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.2 (p)3.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,956.9 2,949.8 2,962.0 2,971.9 2,976.2 (p)2,974.5

12-month % change

1.0 0.7 1.3 1.4 1.4 (p)1.4

Mining and Logging(3)

4.0 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.0 (p)3.9

12-month % change

8.1 5.4 8.3 8.1 5.3 (p)5.4

Construction(3)

112.7 112.3 113.4 112.4 111.7 (p)112.9

12-month % change

1.0 0.4 1.2 1.5 0.6 (p)0.1

Manufacturing(3)

474.3 474.7 476.7 481.1 482.8 (p)479.9

12-month % change

2.2 2.4 2.9 3.0 3.6 (p)2.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

541.6 541.0 543.8 542.8 544.5 (p)545.4

12-month % change

0.0 -0.1 0.4 0.9 1.2 (p)1.8

Information(3)

46.4 46.0 46.5 46.6 46.7 (p)46.7

12-month % change

-5.5 -5.9 -4.7 -3.1 -2.1 (p)-2.1

Financial Activities(3)

151.7 152.8 153.1 152.0 151.8 (p)150.6

12-month % change

-0.2 0.6 0.9 0.1 0.1 (p)-1.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

324.8 321.2 323.6 326.6 327.2 (p)329.1

12-month % change

0.7 -0.2 0.4 1.7 2.0 (p)2.7

Education & Health Services(3)

449.8 451.0 451.6 452.5 451.9 (p)452.5

12-month % change

0.8 1.0 1.0 0.8 0.5 (p)0.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

282.3 282.1 280.1 281.2 284.8 (p)286.8

12-month % change

2.5 2.5 2.0 2.4 3.8 (p)4.6

Other Services(3)

152.2 152.3 151.7 154.2 152.9 (p)151.8

12-month % change

2.0 2.0 1.5 2.5 1.6 (p)0.1

Government(3)

417.1 412.5 417.6 418.5 417.9 (p)414.9

12-month % change

1.0 -0.5 2.0 0.7 -0.6 (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
Appleton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Green Bay Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Madison, WI, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Milwaukee Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Chicago Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Duluth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Minneapolis-St. Paul Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Women’s Earnings In Wisconsin — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Gary-Kenosha — December 2017 Average energy prices News Release Jan 2018
Average Energy Prices for the U.S. and Selected Metropolitan Areas Average energy prices Table Jan 2018
County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index, Milwaukee-Racine — Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Minneapolis-St. Paul — Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Milwaukee Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Minneapolis Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Wisconsin — 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Union Members in Wisconsin — 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Chicago Area Employment — November 2017 Employment News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Madison — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Wisconsin — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2017
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for Wisconsin Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Dec 2017
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Green Bay — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Duluth — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Business Employment Dynamics in Wisconsin — First Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Dec 2017