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News Releases:
Aug
10
Consumer Price Index, Denver-Aurora-Lakewood area – July 2022

Prices in the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 1.7 percent for the two months ending in July 2022.

Aug
10
Consumer Price Index, West Region — July 2022

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.1 percent in July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
19
Occupational Employment and Wages in Denver-Aurora-Lakewood — May 2021

Workers in the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $32.09 in May 2021, 15 percent above the nationwide average of $28.01.

Colorado Economy at a Glance:
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,187.4 3,199.3 3,212.0 3,225.4 3,240.6 (p)3,248.8

Employment(1)

3,055.1 3,072.2 3,093.5 3,108.9 3,126.1 (p)3,137.0

Unemployment(1)

132.3 127.2 118.5 116.5 114.5 (p)111.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.2 4.0 3.7 3.6 3.5 (p)3.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,812.8 2,828.7 2,834.0 2,850.0 2,852.9 (p)2,857.4

12-month % change

5.5 5.2 4.8 4.8 4.5 (p)4.1

Mining and Logging(3)

19.3 19.5 20.1 20.2 20.4 (p)20.7

12-month % change

-0.5 0.0 2.0 0.5 1.5 (p)4.0

Construction(3)

181.4 184.2 182.1 186.1 185.2 (p)185.6

12-month % change

3.4 4.4 3.0 5.3 4.4 (p)5.4

Manufacturing(3)

152.3 152.9 154.4 153.7 154.9 (p)154.9

12-month % change

3.7 3.8 4.5 3.9 4.6 (p)4.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

495.6 499.3 498.5 503.1 501.1 (p)501.5

12-month % change

2.8 3.1 2.8 4.0 3.6 (p)3.3

Information(3)

77.6 77.3 77.2 77.3 78.3 (p)79.3

12-month % change

4.2 3.3 2.7 2.2 3.2 (p)4.1

Financial Activities(3)

180.0 179.9 181.0 180.8 180.2 (p)178.3

12-month % change

2.5 2.0 2.2 1.9 1.4 (p)0.5

Professional & Business Services(3)

468.9 473.8 475.2 478.5 480.5 (p)478.7

12-month % change

7.0 7.4 6.8 7.0 6.8 (p)6.3

Education & Health Services(3)

348.6 349.9 350.7 350.7 351.5 (p)352.5

12-month % change

0.8 0.7 1.0 0.9 1.1 (p)1.2

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

328.2 331.8 334.3 339.3 339.0 (p)341.3

12-month % change

23.3 19.4 17.6 14.7 11.8 (p)10.5

Other Services(3)

116.9 117.8 118.2 118.3 119.1 (p)119.8

12-month % change

5.2 5.5 5.1 5.2 5.6 (p)5.8

Government(3)

444.0 442.3 442.3 442.0 442.7 (p)444.8

12-month % change

3.0 2.4 2.1 1.7 1.9 (p)0.7

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

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Occupational Employment and Wages in Greeley — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
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Pueblo Area Economic Summary (PDF)
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