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Sep
12

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – August 2019

Prices in the Midwest Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), were unchanged in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
26

Business Employment Dynamics in Kansas – Fourth Quarter 2018

From September 2018 to December 2018, gross job gains in Kansas totaled 69,167, while gross job losses numbered 61,579, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
13

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – July 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest increased 0.2 percent in July, 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)

1,487.9 1,486.5 1,483.5 1,481.8 1,479.6 (p)1,478.9

Employment(1)

1,436.8 1,434.6 1,432.0 1,430.5 1,429.9 (p)1,430.1

Unemployment(1)

51.2 51.9 51.5 51.3 49.7 (p)48.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4 (p)3.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,419.3 1,417.7 1,425.1 1,426.7 1,427.9 (p)1,430.4

12-month % change

0.5 0.5 0.9 1.0 0.9 (p)1.0

Mining and Logging(3)

6.7 6.8 7.0 7.0 7.0 (p)7.0

12-month % change

-1.5 -1.4 1.4 2.9 2.9 (p)4.5

Construction(3)

60.7 61.1 62.3 61.1 62.2 (p)62.4

12-month % change

0.5 1.0 3.0 0.7 1.5 (p)2.0

Manufacturing(3)

167.6 167.3 167.1 167.6 167.6 (p)168.0

12-month % change

2.4 2.3 1.8 1.9 1.5 (p)1.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

268.8 266.7 267.0 267.3 267.2 (p)268.0

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.7 -0.7 -0.7 -0.6 (p)-0.2

Information(3)

18.4 18.3 18.5 18.4 18.2 (p)18.5

12-month % change

-2.6 -2.7 -1.6 -1.6 -2.2 (p)-0.5

Financial Activities(3)

76.4 76.8 76.7 77.0 77.0 (p)76.8

12-month % change

-1.0 -0.4 -0.6 -0.3 -0.5 (p)-0.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

180.6 180.6 184.0 184.6 183.6 (p)184.5

12-month % change

0.5 0.6 2.3 2.8 2.0 (p)2.4

Education & Health Services(3)

201.7 201.5 201.0 200.8 200.9 (p)200.4

12-month % change

1.6 1.6 1.4 1.1 0.7 (p)0.6

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

129.4 130.1 131.2 131.3 132.4 (p)133.6

12-month % change

-0.2 0.5 1.6 1.5 2.8 (p)3.4

Other Services(3)

50.6 50.4 50.9 51.8 52.4 (p)53.0

12-month % change

-0.8 -1.2 -0.2 1.6 2.5 (p)3.1

Government(3)

258.4 258.1 259.4 259.8 259.4 (p)258.2

12-month % change

0.5 0.4 0.7 1.0 0.8 (p)0.1

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
Topeka Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2019
Wichita Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2019
Kansas City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2019
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2019
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2019
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2019
Kansas City Area Employment – May 2019 Employment News Release Jul 2019
Business Employment Dynamics in Kansas – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Aug 2019
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2019
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – August 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2019
County Employment and Wages in Kansas – Second Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2019
Consumer Price Index, Kansas City – Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kansas City — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Topeka — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Wichita — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
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 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Jan 2019
Kansas City, Mo.-Ks., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Sep 2019
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2017
Lawrence Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay
Economic Summary Aug 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kansas – 2018 Unemployment News Release May 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Joseph — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017