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Mar
20

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Florida – 2018

In 2018, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 7.6 percent in Florida, not significantly different from the 7.7-percent rate for the nation.

Mar
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.5 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
12

Consumer Price Index, Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach – February 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach increased 1.0 percent over the January-February pricing period.

Florida Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)10,266.5 (2)10,286.4 (2)10,292.0 (2)10,291.3 10,320.2 (p)10,343.0

Employment(1)

(2)9,923.2 (2)9,944.6 (2)9,948.6 (2)9,946.6 9,967.9 (p)9,985.9

Unemployment(1)

(2)343.3 (2)341.8 (2)343.5 (2)344.7 352.3 (p)357.1

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.3 (2)3.3 (2)3.3 (2)3.3 3.4 (p)3.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

8,828.0 8,850.4 8,872.5 8,892.0 8,896.4 (p)8,921.6

12-month % change

4.6 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.4 (p)2.4

Mining and Logging(5)

5.8 5.8 5.8 5.9 6.0 (p)6.0

12-month % change

5.5 3.6 3.6 3.5 5.3 (p)5.3

Construction(4)

551.5 547.2 544.5 549.5 551.7 (p)553.6

12-month % change

12.6 6.0 5.4 5.6 5.0 (p)4.2

Manufacturing(4)

373.6 375.6 376.0 377.4 376.3 (p)376.9

12-month % change

4.4 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.5 (p)2.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

1,790.4 1,793.5 1,799.7 1,798.7 1,798.2 (p)1,802.9

12-month % change

4.5 2.5 2.3 2.2 1.7 (p)1.8

Information(4)

139.1 140.4 140.8 141.1 139.7 (p)139.4

12-month % change

1.8 1.9 1.7 1.6 0.6 (p)-0.5

Financial Activities(4)

577.7 583.1 587.2 589.8 586.1 (p)589.3

12-month % change

2.6 2.6 3.4 4.0 3.0 (p)3.2

Professional & Business Services(4)

1,373.3 1,379.4 1,387.5 1,388.8 1,397.3 (p)1,399.3

12-month % change

5.2 2.7 3.3 3.2 3.6 (p)3.8

Education & Health Services(4)

1,313.3 1,320.2 1,321.8 1,328.5 1,327.5 (p)1,333.7

12-month % change

3.7 2.9 2.9 3.2 2.9 (p)3.1

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

1,235.1 1,236.1 1,238.6 1,240.1 1,240.7 (p)1,246.1

12-month % change

6.1 2.1 2.3 2.2 2.2 (p)2.3

Other Services(4)

355.4 356.5 356.5 356.7 358.9 (p)359.4

12-month % change

4.3 2.1 2.0 1.6 2.2 (p)2.1

Government(4)

1,117.4 1,112.5 1,114.0 1,115.5 1,114.1 (p)1,115.0

12-month % change

1.3 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.3 (p)0.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(5) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Jacksonville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Miami Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Orlando Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Tampa Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2019
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2019
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2019
Consumer Price Index, Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach – February 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2019
County Employment and Wages in Florida – Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Miami Area Employment – September 2018 Employment News Release Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index for Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater – January 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries In Florida – 2017 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Florida – 2018 Unemployment News Release Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tallahassee – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Average Energy Prices, Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach – January 2019 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Jacksonville – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Women’s Earnings In Florida – 2017 Pay News Release Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 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 Mar 2019
Changing Compensation Costs in the Miami Metropolitan Area – December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the Miami Metropolitan Area: 2016–17 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Cape Coral-Fort Myers – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Orlando, FL Selected as New Sample Area for the Consumer Price Index (CPI) N/A Factsheet Mar 2016
BLS starts collecting data from retail establishments in the Orlando, Florida area for the Consumer Price Index N/A Factsheet Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Tampa Metropolitan Area: 2016–17 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Florida – Third Quarter 2017 Employment News Release May 2018