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Dec
29

Kansas City Area Employment – November 2016

Total nonfarm employment for the Kansas City, Mo.-Kan., Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) stood at 1,064,600 in November 2016, up 9,600 or 0.9 percent from November 2015.

Dec
15

County Employment and Wages in Kansas – Second Quarter 2016

Employment rose in the four largest counties in Kansas from June 2015 to June 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today.

Dec
15

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – November 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest was down 0.3 percent in November, 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)

1,497.4 1,490.1 1,485.0 1,483.0 1,483.3 (p)1,484.2

Employment(1)

1,440.7 1,429.8 1,421.4 1,418.0 1,418.0 (p)1,420.2

Unemployment(1)

56.7 60.2 63.6 65.0 65.3 (p)64.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.8 4.0 4.3 4.4 4.4 (p)4.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,401.3 1,395.5 1,396.4 1,395.8 1,397.6 (p)1,394.8

12-month % change

0.1 -0.3 -0.3 -0.4 -0.3 (p)-0.3

Mining and Logging(3)

7.4 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.4 (p)7.6

12-month % change

-14.0 -11.9 -9.6 -6.2 -9.8 (p)-6.2

Construction(3)

56.5 55.8 56.4 56.6 56.9 (p)57.2

12-month % change

-6.5 -7.6 -7.2 -7.2 -7.6 (p)-5.9

Manufacturing(3)

160.6 160.4 160.5 160.2 160.8 (p)160.7

12-month % change

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

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

265.8 264.6 266.0 267.7 267.7 (p)266.1

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.6 -0.1 0.3 0.0 (p)-0.2

Information(3)

19.6 19.5 19.7 19.2 19.3 (p)19.3

12-month % change

-6.7 -7.1 -5.7 -7.7 -6.8 (p)-6.3

Financial Activities(3)

80.4 80.0 80.8 80.7 80.8 (p)79.7

12-month % change

1.3 0.5 1.5 1.4 2.3 (p)0.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

182.8 180.6 180.3 178.7 179.3 (p)177.8

12-month % change

2.2 1.0 0.3 -0.4 -0.3 (p)0.3

Education & Health Services(3)

196.7 196.6 195.8 195.1 195.3 (p)195.7

12-month % change

1.4 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.4 (p)0.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

127.6 127.4 127.0 126.1 126.7 (p)126.9

12-month % change

1.8 1.5 0.7 0.0 0.8 (p)0.5

Other Services(3)

47.8 47.6 47.1 47.4 47.3 (p)47.3

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.6 -1.9 -1.0 -0.6 (p)-0.8

Government(3)

256.1 255.6 255.3 256.5 256.1 (p)256.5

12-month % change

-0.4 -0.4 -0.5 0.0 0.0 (p)0.2

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 Jan 2017
Wichita Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2017
Kansas City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2017
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2017
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 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 Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – November 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Dec 2016
County Employment and Wages in Kansas – Second Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index, Kansas City – First Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2016
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 2016
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 Dec 2016
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2016
Lawrence Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay
Economic Summary Jan 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kansas – 2015 Unemployment News Release Mar 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Joseph — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016