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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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Philadelphia Area Employment – February 2021

Total nonfarm employment for the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area decreased by 214,600 over the year in February.


Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2020

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $32.34 per hour in the South to $40.62 in the Northeast during December 2020.


Average Energy Prices, New York-Newark-Jersey City–February 2021

Gasoline prices averaged $2.612 per gallon in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area in February 2021.


Consumer Price Index, New York-Newark-Jersey City – February 2021

Prices in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), rose 0.3 percent in February.


Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – February 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast increased 0.4 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

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