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News Releases:
Apr
19
Vermont Job Openings and Labor Turnover — February 2024

In February 2024, Vermont had 17,000 job openings, at a rate of 5.2 percent. The unemployed-per-job-opening ratio was 0.5.

Apr
10
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – March 2024

Prices in the Northeast Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), were up 0.7 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
27
County Employment and Wages in Vermont – Third Quarter 2023

Employment rose 1.9 percent in Vermont’s largest county, Chittenden, from September 2022 to September 2023.

Vermont Economy at a Glance:
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)353.0 (r)353.2 (r)353.4 354.2 354.9 (p)355.7

Employment(1)

(r)344.9 (r)345.2 (r)345.4 346.1 346.9 (p)348.0

Unemployment(1)

(r)8.1 (r)8.1 (r)8.0 8.1 8.1 (p)7.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)2.3 (r)2.3 (r)2.3 2.3 2.3 (p)2.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

309.0 309.8 309.6 312.2 312.9 (p)312.7

12-month % change

1.0 0.9 1.3 0.9 1.1 (p)1.0

Mining and Logging(3)

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 (p)0.8

12-month % change

-11.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-11.1

Construction(3)

15.6 15.5 15.8 15.9 15.9 (p)15.8

12-month % change

1.3 0.0 1.9 0.6 1.3 (p)0.0

Manufacturing(3)

27.8 27.9 27.8 27.9 28.0 (p)28.1

12-month % change

-5.1 -4.5 -4.5 -4.8 -3.8 (p)-3.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

53.0 52.8 52.5 53.1 53.2 (p)53.4

12-month % change

1.9 1.1 0.6 1.5 1.7 (p)2.1

Information(3)

4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 (p)4.5

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 -2.2 -2.2 (p)-2.2

Financial Activities(3)

12.0 12.1 12.1 12.2 12.2 (p)12.1

12-month % change

-1.6 0.0 0.8 1.7 1.7 (p)0.8

Professional & Business Services(3)

33.1 33.1 32.9 33.6 33.5 (p)33.4

12-month % change

1.5 2.5 1.5 1.8 0.3 (p)-0.3

Education & Health Services(3)

63.4 63.8 63.6 63.4 63.6 (p)63.7

12-month % change

2.4 2.2 3.2 1.8 1.9 (p)2.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

33.8 34.3 34.3 34.9 34.9 (p)34.8

12-month % change

1.8 0.6 0.9 1.7 1.2 (p)0.9

Other Services(3)

10.1 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.1 (p)10.3

12-month % change

3.1 1.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 (p)2.0

Government(3)

54.9 55.0 55.2 55.6 56.1 (p)55.8

12-month % change

1.7 1.7 3.2 1.5 2.9 (p)1.8

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Northeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2024
Northeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2024
Northeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2024
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Northeast Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2024
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – March 2024 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2024
New England and State Unemployment - 2016 Unemployment News Release Apr 2017
New England and State Unemployment — September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in Vermont – Third Quarter 2023 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2024
Consumer Price Index Northeast (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table May 2022
Consumer Price Index US City Average (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2021
Burlington, VT, Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2024
STEM Occupational Employment and Wages in New England — May 2014 Pay News Release Feb 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Burlington-South Burlington — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2023
Employer-reported workplace injuries and illnesses in Vermont — 2020 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2022
Union Members in Vermont — 2023 Employment News Release Feb 2024
Vermont Job Openings and Labor Turnover — February 2024 Employment News Release Apr 2024