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Alabama



News Releases:

Jan
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South was unchanged in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Dec
23

Women’s Earnings in Alabama – 2018

In 2018, Alabama women who were full-time wage and salary workers had median usual weekly earnings of $688, or 74.6 percent of the $922 median usual weekly earnings for their male counterparts.

Dec
19

County Employment and Wages in Alabama – Second Quarter 2019

Employment increased in 4 of Alabama’s 6 largest counties from June 2018 to June 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Alabama Economy at a Glance:

Alabama
Data Series Back
Data
June
2019
July
2019
Aug
2019
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

2,239.8 2,246.9 2,255.1 2,261.0 2,264.1 (p)2,265.5

Employment(1)

2,160.5 2,171.8 2,184.5 2,194.1 2,200.9 (p)2,203.5

Unemployment(1)

79.3 75.1 70.6 66.9 63.3 (p)62.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.5 3.3 3.1 3.0 2.8 (p)2.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,078.4 2,084.5 2,087.5 2,090.5 2,095.7 (p)2,100.0

12-month % change

1.8 1.9 2.0 2.2 2.2 (p)2.4

Mining and Logging(3)

9.9 9.9 9.9 9.8 9.8 (p)9.7

12-month % change

-1.0 -1.0 -2.0 -3.0 -3.0 (p)-3.0

Construction(3)

95.0 94.6 94.2 94.0 93.8 (p)94.5

12-month % change

6.6 5.7 4.4 4.1 4.3 (p)4.8

Manufacturing(3)

269.5 269.2 270.3 270.6 272.4 (p)273.3

12-month % change

1.2 0.7 1.0 1.0 1.2 (p)1.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

383.8 384.5 386.4 384.9 384.0 (p)383.7

12-month % change

1.0 1.0 1.6 1.2 0.8 (p)0.9

Information(3)

21.7 21.6 21.5 21.4 21.4 (p)21.3

12-month % change

2.4 3.3 2.4 1.4 0.9 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

98.4 98.3 97.6 98.0 97.8 (p)97.5

12-month % change

2.2 2.2 1.3 1.7 0.1 (p)0.5

Professional & Business Services(3)

253.3 254.0 254.4 255.4 257.9 (p)259.6

12-month % change

3.9 3.5 4.0 4.2 5.7 (p)6.0

Education & Health Services(3)

249.3 252.0 252.0 251.4 249.9 (p)249.8

12-month % change

1.3 2.5 2.4 2.5 1.5 (p)1.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

210.9 212.3 212.8 215.4 217.5 (p)216.8

12-month % change

2.6 2.9 3.2 4.8 4.5 (p)4.1

Other Services(3)

99.1 99.9 99.6 100.2 101.0 (p)101.5

12-month % change

2.7 3.8 3.2 3.6 3.8 (p)3.9

Government(3)

387.5 388.2 388.8 389.4 390.2 (p)392.3

12-month % change

0.3 0.4 0.6 0.6 1.2 (p)1.6

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
Birmingham Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2020
Huntsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2020
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2020
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2020
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Huntsville — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Mobile — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Alabama – 2017 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Alabama – 2018 Unemployment News Release Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Birmingham-Hoover — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Union Members in Alabama – 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2020
County Employment and Wages in Alabama – Second Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2019
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 Jan 2020
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2020
Mobile Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2020
Montgomery Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2020
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Alabama – 2017 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Montgomery — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 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
Business Employment Dynamics in Alabama – Second Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Mar 2019
Women’s Earnings in Alabama – 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019