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Mar
15

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – February 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.2 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
23

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kansas – 2016

In 2016, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 8.2 percent in Kansas, significantly lower than the 9.6-percent rate for the nation.

Feb
15

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – January 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.7 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Kansas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)1,480.8 (2)1,480.6 (2)1,480.1 (2)1,479.5 (2)1,478.8 (p)1,479.6

Employment(1)

(2)1,417.3 (2)1,416.8 (2)1,416.3 (2)1,415.7 (2)1,415.3 (p)1,418.2

Unemployment(1)

(2)63.5 (2)63.8 (2)63.8 (2)63.7 (2)63.5 (p)61.4

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)4.3 (2)4.3 (2)4.3 (2)4.3 (2)4.3 (p)4.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

1,410.9 1,415.6 1,412.3 1,408.7 1,410.5 (p)1,407.0

12-month % change

0.5 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.1 (p)-0.2

Mining and Logging(4)

6.8 6.7 6.7 6.8 6.6 (p)6.8

12-month % change

-18.1 -16.3 -13.0 -9.3 -10.8 (p)-8.1

Construction(4)

61.1 61.4 60.3 60.5 60.9 (p)61.1

12-month % change

-0.2 0.3 -2.3 -2.4 -1.9 (p)-1.3

Manufacturing(4)

159.7 159.9 160.4 160.1 160.2 (p)159.2

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.9 -0.5 -0.8 -0.7 (p)-1.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

268.2 269.0 267.0 265.6 266.0 (p)266.7

12-month % change

0.8 1.1 0.2 -0.3 0.0 (p)0.1

Information(4)

20.6 20.5 20.7 20.5 20.5 (p)19.9

12-month % change

-2.4 -1.9 -1.0 -1.9 -1.9 (p)-5.7

Financial Activities(4)

86.0 86.2 85.9 85.2 86.0 (p)86.3

12-month % change

5.9 5.8 4.6 3.1 3.5 (p)1.6

Professional & Business Services(4)

178.5 180.1 180.2 179.1 179.0 (p)177.2

12-month % change

-0.8 0.5 0.3 -0.2 -0.4 (p)-0.6

Education & Health Services(4)

196.1 196.9 197.0 197.3 197.0 (p)196.5

12-month % change

0.7 1.3 1.0 1.2 0.9 (p)0.6

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

127.6 127.6 127.4 127.5 127.0 (p)127.5

12-month % change

1.1 1.2 0.6 0.4 -0.1 (p)0.2

Other Services(4)

50.7 50.8 50.3 50.2 50.0 (p)50.6

12-month % change

3.5 3.7 2.0 1.8 0.8 (p)1.2

Government(4)

255.6 256.5 256.4 255.9 257.3 (p)255.2

12-month % change

-0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.6 (p)0.0

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
Topeka Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Wichita Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Kansas City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2017
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2017
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2016
Kansas City Area Employment – November 2016 Employment News Release Dec 2016
Business Employment Dynamics in Kansas – Fourth Quarter 2015 Employment News Release Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2017
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – February 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2017
County Employment and Wages in Kansas – Second Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index, Kansas City – Second Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kansas City — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Topeka – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Wichita – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Annual averages U.S., Denver, Kansas City, and St. Louis Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Dec 2015
Kansas City, Mo.-Ks., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Mar 2017
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2017
Lawrence Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kansas – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Joseph — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016