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News Releases:
Feb
20
Utah Job Openings and Labor Turnover — December 2023

Utah had 85,000 job openings in December 2023, unchanged from November, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
13
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2024

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.7 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
11
Consumer Price Index, West Region — December 2023

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

Utah Economy at a Glance:
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,809.3 1,813.1 1,813.5 1,813.0 1,813.4 (p)1,813.3

Employment(1)

1,765.5 1,767.4 1,766.0 1,763.7 1,763.0 (p)1,762.4

Unemployment(1)

43.8 45.8 47.5 49.2 50.3 (p)50.9

Unemployment Rate(2)

2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 (p)2.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,727.2 1,728.5 1,727.2 1,733.2 1,729.2 (p)1,727.0

12-month % change

2.5 2.3 1.9 2.4 2.0 (p)1.9

Mining and Logging(3)

10.6 10.4 10.3 10.3 10.4 (p)10.6

12-month % change

5.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 (p)3.9

Construction(3)

134.2 134.7 135.6 136.2 136.7 (p)137.2

12-month % change

2.1 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.3 (p)1.9

Manufacturing(3)

152.1 151.3 151.7 152.0 152.5 (p)152.4

12-month % change

0.0 -0.6 -0.5 0.5 0.7 (p)0.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

313.5 312.7 312.9 313.3 311.3 (p)310.4

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.4 -0.4 -0.3 -1.4 (p)-1.7

Information(3)

47.0 47.2 47.7 47.5 47.9 (p)48.2

12-month % change

4.0 4.7 5.1 7.2 6.2 (p)6.2

Financial Activities(3)

97.7 98.8 97.8 98.1 98.2 (p)98.7

12-month % change

-0.1 1.2 -0.1 -0.1 1.3 (p)2.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

248.5 251.2 249.5 251.1 249.6 (p)248.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.6 -0.4 1.0 0.7 (p)-0.7

Education & Health Services(3)

235.2 234.5 233.7 236.2 235.2 (p)236.2

12-month % change

4.2 3.7 3.4 4.7 3.7 (p)4.2

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

179.2 177.2 175.7 175.8 174.9 (p)172.1

12-month % change

10.1 8.0 6.4 6.3 6.2 (p)6.8

Other Services(3)

47.7 48.0 48.7 48.7 48.3 (p)48.0

12-month % change

9.4 9.8 10.9 9.2 7.3 (p)4.3

Government(3)

261.5 262.5 263.6 264.0 264.2 (p)264.9

12-month % change

3.1 3.0 3.1 3.1 3.0 (p)3.1

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
Ogden Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Provo Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Salt Lake City Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2024
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2024
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2024
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2024
Business Employment Dynamics in Utah — Third Quarter 2022 Employment News Release May 2023
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2024 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2024
County Employment and Wages in Utah — First Quarter 2023 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Logan — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Ogden-Clearfield — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Provo-Orem — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Salt Lake City — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. George — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Mountain Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Salt Lake City, UT, Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Feb 2024
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Utah — 2022 Unemployment News Release Feb 2023
St. George Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Logan Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Utah Job Openings and Labor Turnover — December 2023 Employment News Release Feb 2024