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Sep
18

Average Energy Prices In Boston-Brockton-Nashua – August 2017

Boston area households paid an average of $2.376 a gallon for gasoline in August 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
15

Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – August 2017

Gasoline prices averaged $2.512 per gallon in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area in August 2017.

Sep
14

Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – August 2017

Prices in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged up 0.2 percent in August.

Connecticut Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,911.7 1,922.5 1,929.1 1,933.1 1,933.1 (p)1,923.2

Employment(1)

1,819.9 1,828.9 1,834.0 1,836.1 1,836.6 (p)1,831.0

Unemployment(1)

91.7 93.6 95.1 97.0 96.5 (p)92.2

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.8 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.0 (p)4.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,684.7 1,681.6 1,687.2 1,692.8 1,691.1 (p)1,687.2

12-month % change

0.1 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.6 (p)0.4

Mining and Logging(3)

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 (p)0.5

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-16.7

Construction(3)

59.1 61.7 61.2 60.5 58.7 (p)57.8

12-month % change

-2.8 3.9 3.6 2.7 -0.2 (p)-2.0

Manufacturing(3)

156.6 156.7 155.8 156.6 156.4 (p)157.6

12-month % change

0.2 0.3 -0.2 0.3 -0.1 (p)0.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

299.3 296.8 297.8 298.2 299.9 (p)298.4

12-month % change

0.0 -0.6 -0.2 0.3 0.5 (p)-0.1

Information(3)

31.5 31.5 31.3 31.9 31.8 (p)31.8

12-month % change

-2.8 -2.2 -3.1 -1.5 -1.5 (p)-2.8

Financial Activities(3)

131.2 131.8 132.3 132.8 133.0 (p)132.1

12-month % change

0.7 1.2 1.9 2.3 2.5 (p)1.9

Professional & Business Services(3)

218.7 215.5 216.8 216.3 216.4 (p)217.2

12-month % change

0.0 -1.1 -0.4 -0.9 -1.0 (p)-0.6

Education & Health Services(3)

330.8 330.2 333.2 333.2 333.4 (p)332.7

12-month % change

0.4 0.8 1.8 1.3 0.9 (p)0.8

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

156.0 156.4 156.7 161.1 159.1 (p)158.1

12-month % change

1.8 2.5 2.2 4.7 3.1 (p)2.1

Other Services(3)

67.2 67.2 67.6 67.8 68.9 (p)68.3

12-month % change

3.9 3.9 4.8 4.8 6.2 (p)5.6

Government(3)

233.7 233.2 233.9 233.8 232.9 (p)232.7

12-month % change

-1.8 -1.9 -1.8 -1.8 -1.3 (p)-1.3

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
Bridgeport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
Hartford Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
New Haven Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
Norwich Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
New England - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2017
New England - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2017
New England Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New England Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Average Energy Prices In Boston-Brockton-Nashua – August 2017 Average energy prices News Release Sep 2017
Business Employment Dynamics in New England Employment Table Feb 2013
Business Employment Dynamics in New England Employment Table Nov 2014
Occupational injuries and illnesses in Connecticut Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in Connecticut (PDF) Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2015
Occupational injuries and illnesses in New England Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in New England (PDF) Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2015
2014 Data on Employment Status by State and Demographic Group Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2015
Union Membership of wage and salary workers in New England Employment Table Mar 2012
Union Membership of wage and salary workers in New England (PDF) Employment Table Mar 2012
Women’s Earnings in Connecticut — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
New England and State Multiple Jobholders: 1997-2010 Employment Table Oct 2011
New England and State Multiple Jobholders: 1997-2010 (PDF) Employment Table Oct 2011
County Employment and Wages in Connecticut — Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
New England and State Unemployment - 2016 Unemployment News Release Apr 2017
New England and State Unemployment — July 2017 Unemployment News Release Aug 2017
Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Connecticut —2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Connecticut — 2014 Unemployment News Release Jun 2015
Union Membership in Massachusetts and Connecticut - 2012 Employment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2017
Consumer Price Index, Boston-Brockton-Nashua — July 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2017
Consumer Price Index Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2017
Consumer Price Index Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — June 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – August 2017 Average energy prices News Release Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index Northeast (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the New York Area: 2014–15 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index US City Average (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index Northeast (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index US City Average (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Connecticut’s Metropolitan Areas-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Nov 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages for Registered Nurses and Nursing Assistants in Connecticut’s Metropolitan Areas - May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – August 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in New England - 2014 Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2015
Danbury Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
STEM OCCUPATIONAL EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES IN NEW ENGLAND-MAY 2014 Pay News Release Feb 2016