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News Releases:

Mar
12

County Employment and Wages in Missouri – Third Quarter 2019

Employment rose in 6 of the 7 large counties in Missouri from September 2018 to September 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
11

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – February 2020

Prices in the Midwest Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.3 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
11

Consumer Price Index, St. Louis area – February 2020

Prices in the St. Louis area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.8 percent for the two months ending in February 2020.

Missouri Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)3,096.8 (r)3,104.1 (r)3,105.0 (r)3,104.1 3,111.5 (p)3,111.8

Employment(1)

(r)2,994.0 (r)2,998.4 (r)2,998.6 (r)2,997.8 3,001.3 (p)3,002.1

Unemployment(1)

(r)102.8 (r)105.7 (r)106.5 (r)106.4 110.3 (p)109.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.3 (r)3.4 (r)3.4 (r)3.4 3.5 (p)3.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,906.4 2,905.0 2,905.2 2,899.4 2,911.3 (p)2,916.8

12-month % change

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3 (p)0.6

Mining and Logging(3)

4.4 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3 (p)4.4

12-month % change

2.3 2.3 2.3 0.0 0.0 (p)2.3

Construction(3)

127.1 126.1 126.3 126.6 129.0 (p)131.4

12-month % change

3.2 2.9 4.0 3.0 3.0 (p)5.8

Manufacturing(3)

277.0 275.6 276.9 275.8 276.7 (p)277.1

12-month % change

0.8 -0.1 0.1 -0.4 -0.3 (p)-0.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

542.9 543.3 542.9 543.3 544.9 (p)543.1

12-month % change

-0.6 -0.5 -0.6 -0.3 -0.3 (p)-0.3

Information(3)

47.6 46.6 46.3 46.4 46.2 (p)46.0

12-month % change

-2.5 -4.3 -5.1 -4.9 -5.1 (p)-5.3

Financial Activities(3)

175.3 174.9 175.4 175.2 175.3 (p)176.2

12-month % change

1.9 0.8 0.7 1.0 0.8 (p)1.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

382.2 381.9 382.9 379.5 383.8 (p)386.5

12-month % change

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

Education & Health Services(3)

487.0 487.5 487.2 485.2 485.4 (p)485.9

12-month % change

1.9 1.7 1.5 1.3 0.9 (p)0.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

308.2 310.4 309.1 308.9 310.5 (p)310.9

12-month % change

0.6 1.5 0.8 0.5 1.0 (p)1.0

Other Services(3)

116.6 116.9 117.4 117.7 117.7 (p)117.7

12-month % change

0.4 0.5 1.0 1.4 1.3 (p)1.3

Government(3)

438.1 437.4 436.4 436.5 437.5 (p)437.6

12-month % change

1.2 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.6 (p)0.6

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

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Fayetteville, AR-MO, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Kansas City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Springfield, MO, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
St. Louis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2020
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2020
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Missouri – 2019 Unemployment News Release Feb 2020
Kansas City Area Employment – November 2019 Employment News Release Jan 2020
Business Employment Dynamics in Missouri – First Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Nov 2019
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – February 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2020
County Employment and Wages in Missouri – Third Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index, Kansas City – Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, St. Louis area – February 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2020
Minimum Wage Workers in Missouri – 2012 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbia, Mo. — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kansas City — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Springfield — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Louis — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Union Members in Missouri – 2019 Employment News Release Jan 2020
Women’s Earnings in Missouri – 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019
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 Mar 2020
Kansas City, Mo.-Ks., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
St. Louis, Mo.-Ill., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Cape Girardeau — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Jefferson City — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Joplin — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Joseph — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the St. Louis metropolitan area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2017