Alabama



News Releases:

Jul
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – June 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged up 0.2 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged up 0.3 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
04

Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017

Civil engineers in 4 of 25 selected metropolitan areas in the Southeast earned an average (mean) annual wage significantly higher than the nationwide average for civil engineers.

Alabama Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)2,163.6 2,160.7 2,160.9 2,162.9 2,169.5 (p)2,177.1

Employment(1)

(2)2,081.2 2,079.9 2,080.3 2,081.7 2,086.4 (p)2,091.4

Unemployment(1)

(2)82.4 80.8 80.6 81.2 83.2 (p)85.6

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.8 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.8 (p)3.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

2,020.2 2,025.8 2,029.7 2,030.3 2,031.1 (p)2,034.7

12-month % change

0.8 0.7 0.9 0.8 1.0 (p)1.1

Mining and Logging(4)

9.8 9.9 9.9 10.0 10.1 (p)10.1

12-month % change

4.3 3.1 2.1 3.1 3.1 (p)3.1

Construction(4)

85.1 85.7 85.8 86.6 87.7 (p)86.9

12-month % change

1.1 0.4 0.2 2.0 4.5 (p)2.6

Manufacturing(4)

265.0 264.7 265.3 265.7 267.0 (p)268.1

12-month % change

1.2 0.6 0.6 0.9 1.4 (p)2.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

375.7 378.2 380.7 380.4 379.6 (p)379.7

12-month % change

-1.1 -0.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 (p)0.3

Information(4)

21.3 21.2 21.1 21.2 21.0 (p)20.6

12-month % change

2.4 2.9 1.4 1.4 1.0 (p)-1.4

Financial Activities(4)

96.3 96.4 96.5 96.3 95.8 (p)96.2

12-month % change

-0.2 0.1 0.2 -0.1 -0.5 (p)-0.1

Professional & Business Services(4)

240.6 241.1 240.6 240.1 241.5 (p)241.7

12-month % change

2.8 1.8 1.5 0.7 1.8 (p)1.5

Education & Health Services(4)

243.0 243.1 244.3 243.3 241.8 (p)243.9

12-month % change

1.3 1.1 1.5 0.9 0.4 (p)1.2

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

204.9 206.4 206.4 206.3 206.7 (p)206.8

12-month % change

2.6 2.8 2.5 2.2 2.8 (p)2.6

Other Services(4)

94.1 94.6 93.8 94.3 93.6 (p)93.3

12-month % change

0.9 1.2 0.4 1.2 0.4 (p)0.0

Government(4)

384.4 384.5 385.3 386.1 386.3 (p)387.4

12-month % change

0.1 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.4 (p)0.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

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 Jul 2018
Huntsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2018
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2018
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2018
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Huntsville – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Mobile – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Alabama – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Alabama – 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Birmingham-Hoover – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Union Members in Alabama – 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – June 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2018
County Employment and Wages in Alabama – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2018
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2018
Mobile Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2018
Montgomery Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Alabama – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Montgomery – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
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
Business Employment Dynamics in Alabama – Second Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018