New Jersey



News Releases:

Oct
12

Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – September 2018

Gasoline prices averaged $2.977 a gallon in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington area in September 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
11

Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – September 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast inched up 0.1 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
04

Philadelphia Area Employment – August 2018

Total nonfarm employment for the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 2,939,900 in August 2018, up 47,800, or 1.7 percent, over the year.

New Jersey Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,489.2 4,477.9 4,475.5 4,480.4 4,485.5 (p)4,488.0

Employment(1)

4,285.9 4,282.4 4,283.7 4,290.7 4,297.2 (p)4,301.0

Unemployment(1)

203.4 195.5 191.8 189.7 188.3 (p)187.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.5 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.2 (p)4.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,175.1 4,180.0 4,187.5 4,194.1 4,194.9 (p)4,195.9

12-month % change

1.4 1.4 1.3 1.7 1.5 (p)1.4

Mining and Logging(3)

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 (p)1.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-7.1

Construction(3)

153.9 150.9 150.1 149.0 148.5 (p)147.0

12-month % change

-1.0 -3.0 -3.8 -3.9 -4.7 (p)-6.1

Manufacturing(3)

250.8 252.5 252.9 254.3 253.5 (p)253.3

12-month % change

2.9 3.3 3.3 3.6 3.4 (p)3.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

900.6 900.5 902.0 902.1 905.3 (p)905.3

12-month % change

2.4 2.3 2.0 1.8 1.9 (p)1.6

Information(3)

69.9 69.9 70.1 69.6 69.6 (p)70.8

12-month % change

-1.5 -1.4 -2.0 0.0 -0.7 (p)0.9

Financial Activities(3)

246.1 247.7 247.7 247.3 247.1 (p)247.7

12-month % change

-1.3 -0.8 -1.0 -1.0 -1.2 (p)-1.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

677.6 681.7 685.6 681.0 678.6 (p)681.4

12-month % change

1.7 2.1 2.2 2.4 2.0 (p)2.5

Education & Health Services(3)

706.6 707.6 708.4 712.9 713.4 (p)711.3

12-month % change

2.3 2.2 2.3 3.3 3.0 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

378.7 377.1 378.4 385.1 383.4 (p)384.3

12-month % change

1.3 0.7 0.6 2.5 1.8 (p)2.7

Other Services(3)

174.8 175.0 174.5 174.9 176.8 (p)177.0

12-month % change

1.4 1.3 0.9 1.3 2.0 (p)2.0

Government(3)

614.8 615.8 616.5 616.6 617.4 (p)616.5

12-month % change

0.5 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.3 (p)0.2

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
Atlantic City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Bergen, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Camden, NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Newark, NJ-PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Trenton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Vineland Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Oct 2018
New York-New Jersey - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Oct 2018
Current Employment Statistics - New Jersey Employment Table Oct 2018
Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New Jersey Unemployment Table Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New York-New Jersey Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (1967 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2018
New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Oct 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Philadelphia Area Employment – August 2018 Employment News Release Oct 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2018 Unemployment News Release Sep 2018
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – September 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – August 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – June 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2018
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – September 2018 Average energy prices News Release Oct 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2018
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Trenton — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlantic City-Hammonton — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – June 2018 Unemployment News Release Aug 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, New Jersey – 2017 Unemployment News Release Apr 2018
New York Area Employment – July 2018 Employment News Release Aug 2018
County Employment and Wages in New Jersey - Fourth Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Union Members in New York and New Jersey — 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Women’s Earnings in New Jersey - 2017 Pay News Release Sep 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — June 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the New York Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Average Earnings and Hours in New Jersey - March 2013 Pay News Release May 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the New York Area – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2018
Middlesex, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in New York-Jersey City-White Plains — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Newark — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Ocean City — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Vineland-Bridgeton — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Camden — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Jersey – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Emergency Responders in Selected Metropolitan Areas in New York and New Jersey – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2015
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in New Jersey — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in New York-Newark-Jersey City — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017