Boston

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Boston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2018
New England - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2018
New England Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New England Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Average Energy Prices for the U.S., regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table May 2018
Average Energy Prices In Boston-Cambridge-Newton – April 2018 Average energy prices News Release May 2018
Consumer Price Index, Boston-Brockton-Nashua– 2012 Annual Average Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2013
Consumer Expenditures for the Boston Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Boston-Cambridge-Newton — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, Boston-Cambridge-Newton — May 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2018
Consumer Price Index Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Consumer Price Index Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Consumer Price Index US City Average (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Boston Metropolitan Area — March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in Boston-Cambridge-Newton: 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release May 2018
Boston Area Employment — April 2018 Employment News Release Jun 2018
Unemployment in the Boston Area by Division - April 2015 Unemployment News Release Jun 2015
OCCUPATIONAL EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED STEM OCCUPATIONS IN MASSACHUSETTS’ METROPOLITAN AREAS AND DIVISIONS – MAY 2015 Pay News Release Dec 2016

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH Economy at a Glance:

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2017
Jan
2018
Feb
2018
Mar
2018
Apr
2018
May
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)2,687.0 2,699.6 2,732.0 2,752.1 (p)2,772.3  

Employment(1)

(r)2,612.6 2,605.3 2,635.7 2,659.5 (p)2,690.3  

Unemployment(1)

(r)74.4 94.3 96.4 92.6 (p)82.1  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)2.8 3.5 3.5 3.4 (p)3.0  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,767.7 2,696.1 2,708.0 2,719.1 2,763.9 (p)2,789.6

12-month % change

0.9 0.7 1.0 0.9 1.3 (p)1.6

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

114.5 107.8 107.5 107.7 113.8 (p)119.6

12-month % change

4.1 4.9 6.5 4.9 5.2 (p)6.8

Manufacturing(3)

188.7 186.9 187.0 187.9 188.1 (p)188.4

12-month % change

0.6 0.2 0.6 1.4 1.5 (p)1.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

436.7 420.8 413.9 414.6 419.7 (p)424.0

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.7 -0.3 -0.3 0.0 (p)0.3

Information(3)

79.0 79.2 79.7 79.7 79.1 (p)79.6

12-month % change

-0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 -0.3 (p)0.3

Financial Activities(3)

184.2 181.5 182.2 181.3 182.8 (p)183.4

12-month % change

-0.6 -0.9 -0.7 -1.0 -0.2 (p)-0.4

Professional and Business Services(3)

487.5 479.1 481.1 485.0 497.0 (p)500.9

12-month % change

2.2 2.6 2.7 3.0 3.6 (p)4.1

Education and Health Services(3)

589.0 574.1 587.7 588.8 592.8 (p)589.8

12-month % change

1.1 0.9 1.3 0.9 1.0 (p)1.1

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

267.4 256.5 253.9 258.4 269.5 (p)282.5

12-month % change

1.4 0.9 0.6 0.3 0.7 (p)2.5

Other Services(3)

103.9 101.6 101.3 100.8 105.5 (p)105.4

12-month % change

2.8 2.1 2.0 0.1 3.6 (p)2.7

Government(3)

316.8 308.6 313.7 314.9 315.6 (p)316.0

12-month % change

-0.9 -1.0 -0.9 -0.6 -0.5 (p)-0.4

Consumer Price Index: Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH

CPI-U, All items(4)

  272.229   274.591   274.668

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

    2.8   3.6   3.2

CPI-W, All items(5)

  271.612   273.619   273.591

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(5)

    3.0   3.7   3.4

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised