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Economic Summaries:

Economic Summaries are specialized products that combine data graphically from subjects such as unemployment, inflation, and wages into a single document for selected metropolitan areas. To view a specific area in this region, use the dropdown list below or click here.

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Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – January 2020

Gasoline prices averaged $2.660 a gallon in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington area in January 2020, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.


Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – January 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast increased 0.7 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.


Consumer Price Index, New York-Newark-Jersey City – January 2020

Prices in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), climbed 0.8 percent in January.


Union Members in New York and New Jersey — 2019

In 2019, union members accounted for 21.0 percent of wage and salary workers in New York and 15.7 percent in New Jersey, compared with 22.3 and 14.9 percent, respectively, in 2018.


Fatal Occupational Injuries in New York City – 2018

Fatal work injuries totaled 73 in 2018 for New York City, a decrease of 14 from the 2017 total of 87.

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