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Birmingham

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Birmingham Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2019
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Birmingham-Hoover — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Mechanical Occupations in Alabama’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers in Alabama’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018

Birmingham-Hoover, AL Economy at a Glance:

Birmingham-Hoover, AL
Data Series Back
Data
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019
Aug
2019
Sept
2019
Oct
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

559.6 560.3 562.4 559.8 559.5 (p)562.0

Employment(1)

545.2 542.9 547.2 545.4 546.7 (p)549.6

Unemployment(1)

14.4 17.5 15.2 14.4 12.8 (p)12.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

2.6 3.1 2.7 2.6 2.3 (p)2.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

547.4 549.2 549.5 546.6 549.0 (p)550.4

12-month % change

1.8 1.5 2.1 1.2 1.8 (p)1.6

Mining and Logging(3)

2.7 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 (p)2.7

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-3.6

Construction(3)

30.6 31.5 30.5 29.4 30.1 (p)30.2

12-month % change

10.9 12.9 8.9 3.2 5.6 (p)3.4

Manufacturing(3)

39.7 39.7 40.0 39.7 39.7 (p)39.2

12-month % change

2.6 1.8 2.6 1.3 1.0 (p)-0.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

107.7 107.9 109.7 109.4 108.8 (p)109.2

12-month % change

-0.9 -0.5 1.2 0.6 0.4 (p)-0.3

Information(3)

7.4 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.3 (p)7.3

12-month % change

-1.3 -6.3 -1.3 -1.4 -1.4 (p)-1.4

Financial Activities(3)

42.3 42.7 42.6 42.4 42.5 (p)42.6

12-month % change

1.2 1.7 1.2 0.5 1.7 (p)1.2

Professional and Business Services(3)

68.4 68.7 69.5 68.9 68.3 (p)68.6

12-month % change

0.1 -0.3 1.3 0.0 -0.6 (p)0.9

Education and Health Services(3)

76.2 75.6 76.2 76.3 76.8 (p)77.7

12-month % change

3.7 2.0 3.1 2.8 2.9 (p)3.9

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

56.3 56.1 55.3 55.8 55.9 (p)55.9

12-month % change

4.5 3.1 1.7 3.1 6.1 (p)4.7

Other Services(3)

31.0 31.5 31.9 31.3 31.6 (p)31.7

12-month % change

0.6 1.3 2.9 1.0 2.3 (p)3.3

Government(3)

85.1 85.3 83.6 83.3 85.2 (p)85.3

12-month % change

1.2 0.8 1.3 0.4 1.1 (p)0.9

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.
(p) Preliminary