Georgia



News Releases:

Sep
14

Consumer Price Index, Atlanta – August 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Atlanta rose 0.8 percent over the July-August pricing period.

Sep
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.4 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
30

Atlanta Area Employment – July 2017

Total nonfarm employment for the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Ga. Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 2,742,800 in July 2017, up 85,300, or 3.2 percent, over the year.

Georgia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

5,020.6 5,031.3 5,035.3 5,038.0 5,038.1 (p)5,047.0

Employment(1)

4,763.3 4,778.9 4,789.0 4,797.4 4,801.4 (p)4,811.3

Unemployment(1)

257.3 252.4 246.3 240.6 236.7 (p)235.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.1 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.7 (p)4.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,469.5 4,469.1 4,468.6 4,493.9 4,490.4 (p)4,510.2

12-month % change

3.1 2.7 2.4 2.8 2.4 (p)2.7

Mining and Logging(3)

10.1 10.2 10.3 10.5 10.5 (p)10.1

12-month % change

7.4 8.5 10.8 11.7 11.7 (p)7.4

Construction(3)

183.9 181.3 182.6 179.1 176.1 (p)177.0

12-month % change

6.2 4.0 4.2 1.4 -0.8 (p)-0.8

Manufacturing(3)

387.6 390.1 388.1 386.5 385.2 (p)389.3

12-month % change

0.3 0.7 0.4 -0.3 -0.8 (p)0.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

942.9 941.2 943.7 945.0 944.5 (p)947.2

12-month % change

2.2 1.9 2.0 2.0 1.7 (p)1.9

Information(3)

113.4 115.6 115.1 115.5 114.3 (p)113.5

12-month % change

2.3 3.8 3.2 3.4 2.1 (p)2.0

Financial Activities(3)

247.1 247.4 247.4 248.4 247.6 (p)248.6

12-month % change

4.4 4.3 4.0 4.2 3.5 (p)3.8

Professional & Business Services(3)

676.5 675.7 677.5 684.9 680.8 (p)691.0

12-month % change

4.9 4.5 4.5 5.6 4.6 (p)5.7

Education & Health Services(3)

573.7 572.4 573.5 579.1 577.2 (p)576.6

12-month % change

3.1 2.5 2.5 3.2 2.6 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

486.0 483.8 480.5 488.7 492.0 (p)490.0

12-month % change

5.5 4.2 3.1 4.5 4.9 (p)4.1

Other Services(3)

156.4 158.3 156.1 161.0 161.5 (p)161.9

12-month % change

-0.4 0.6 -0.8 2.0 2.1 (p)2.3

Government(3)

691.9 693.1 693.8 695.2 700.7 (p)705.0

12-month % change

2.2 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.9 (p)2.2

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
Atlanta Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
Savannah Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2017
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2017
Atlanta Area Employment – July 2017 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Savannah – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Average Energy Prices, Atlanta – July 2017 Average energy prices News Release Aug 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Georgia – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Consumer Price Index, Atlanta – August 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2017
County Employment and Wages in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2017
Women’s Earnings In Georgia – 2015 Pay News Release Dec 2016
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 Sep 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2014 – 15 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area – June 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2017
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 Sep 2017
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017
Employer-Reported Injuries and Illnesses in Georgia – 2015 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
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 Engineers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Business Employment Dynamics in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Aug 2017