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Georgia



News Releases:

Mar
11

Consumer Price Index, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – February 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell increased 0.8 percent from December to February.

Mar
11

Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2020

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

Mar
03

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Georgia – 2019

In 2019, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 6.5 percent in Georgia.

Georgia Economy at a Glance:

Georgia
Data Series Back
Data
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019
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2020
Feb
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)5,129.9 (r)5,138.4 (r)5,138.9 (r)5,137.6 5,147.6 (p)5,156.2

Employment(1)

(r)4,964.4 (r)4,976.5 (r)4,977.7 (r)4,975.9 4,988.0 (p)4,995.1

Unemployment(1)

(r)165.5 (r)161.9 (r)161.2 (r)161.7 159.6 (p)161.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.2 (r)3.2 (r)3.1 (r)3.1 3.1 (p)3.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,626.1 4,630.1 4,638.7 4,640.1 4,651.3 (p)4,650.3

12-month % change

1.4 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.2 (p)1.1

Mining and Logging(3)

9.4 9.3 9.4 9.2 9.2 (p)9.2

12-month % change

-2.1 -2.1 1.1 -2.1 -2.1 (p)-3.2

Construction(3)

204.1 202.7 204.4 204.1 204.8 (p)204.4

12-month % change

3.1 2.2 3.6 2.8 1.4 (p)1.0

Manufacturing(3)

407.9 403.6 403.9 403.3 402.8 (p)401.7

12-month % change

0.3 -0.8 -0.8 -1.0 -0.9 (p)-1.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

945.1 948.5 953.0 954.8 956.5 (p)954.3

12-month % change

1.0 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.4 (p)1.4

Information(3)

115.7 115.1 115.6 115.6 117.0 (p)117.9

12-month % change

-0.6 -1.1 -0.1 2.8 0.0 (p)-0.7

Financial Activities(3)

251.3 250.7 251.3 251.7 251.9 (p)252.2

12-month % change

1.7 1.6 0.9 1.7 1.4 (p)1.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

717.5 716.0 712.5 713.9 716.4 (p)714.1

12-month % change

1.2 0.9 0.2 0.3 -0.1 (p)-0.4

Education & Health Services(3)

614.2 618.9 622.6 623.2 626.6 (p)629.3

12-month % change

3.7 4.3 4.8 4.6 4.2 (p)4.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

505.1 510.3 508.1 505.8 508.0 (p)508.9

12-month % change

2.6 3.7 3.2 2.6 1.9 (p)1.6

Other Services(3)

165.2 163.8 166.2 166.1 165.9 (p)165.3

12-month % change

1.8 0.7 2.5 2.2 1.2 (p)0.6

Government(3)

690.6 691.2 691.7 692.4 692.2 (p)693.0

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.4 (p)0.4

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
Atlanta Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Savannah Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2020
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2020
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2020
Atlanta Area Employment – October 2019 Employment News Release Nov 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Savannah — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Average Energy Prices, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – November 2019 Average energy prices News Release Dec 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Georgia – 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Consumer Price Index, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – February 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2020
County Employment and Wages in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2020
Women’s Earnings In Georgia – 2018 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 Mar 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2017–18 Consumer spending News Release Sep 2019
Changing Compensation Costs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area – December 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2020
Georgia Export Highlights Industry price indexes Factsheet Jan 2015
Augusta, GA-SC, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Georgia – 2018 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Mechanical Occupations in Georgia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Construction Trades Occupations in Selected Georgia 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 Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Aug 2019