North Carolina



News Releases:

Dec
04

Business Employment Dynamics in North Carolina – First Quarter 2018

From December 2017 to March 2018, gross job gains in North Carolina totaled 227,451, while gross job losses numbered 190,130, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2018

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

Oct
24

Women’s Earnings In North Carolina – 2017

In 2017, North Carolina women who were full-time wage and salary workers had median usual weekly earnings of $754, or 86.3 percent of the $874 median usual weekly earnings for their male counterparts.

North Carolina Economy at a Glance:

North Carolina
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May
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,987.9 4,997.2 5,004.1 5,002.6 4,993.1 (p)4,992.4

Employment(1)

4,774.2 4,787.6 4,800.6 4,805.6 4,805.7 (p)4,811.0

Unemployment(1)

213.6 209.6 203.4 196.9 187.3 (p)181.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.3 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.8 (p)3.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,505.1 4,518.5 4,526.0 4,526.6 4,511.0 (p)4,538.9

12-month % change

2.3 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.0 (p)2.3

Mining and Logging(3)

5.8 6.0 6.0 5.9 5.5 (p)5.4

12-month % change

3.6 5.3 3.4 3.5 -3.5 (p)-6.9

Construction(3)

217.1 218.2 219.2 220.0 219.6 (p)220.2

12-month % change

4.5 4.6 5.2 5.3 5.0 (p)5.1

Manufacturing(3)

476.4 474.7 475.3 474.2 474.0 (p)474.4

12-month % change

2.1 1.5 1.6 1.3 1.3 (p)1.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

844.6 847.0 848.2 849.8 848.6 (p)853.1

12-month % change

2.5 2.3 2.5 2.6 2.3 (p)2.4

Information(3)

83.6 84.3 84.4 82.9 82.3 (p)82.1

12-month % change

6.5 7.1 7.4 4.9 4.4 (p)3.3

Financial Activities(3)

236.8 238.2 237.5 238.5 240.2 (p)242.0

12-month % change

2.2 2.5 1.7 2.1 2.7 (p)3.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

640.8 638.4 642.2 646.7 647.1 (p)654.1

12-month % change

4.3 3.4 4.1 4.9 5.3 (p)4.7

Education & Health Services(3)

610.0 613.7 613.5 610.4 610.5 (p)614.3

12-month % change

2.0 2.6 2.4 1.7 1.9 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

500.8 504.9 503.7 503.8 492.5 (p)504.0

12-month % change

1.7 2.3 1.8 1.6 -0.5 (p)1.6

Other Services(3)

152.8 153.9 152.5 151.7 150.2 (p)151.1

12-month % change

0.9 1.5 0.9 0.5 -0.9 (p)0.3

Government(3)

736.4 739.2 743.5 742.7 740.5 (p)738.2

12-month % change

0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.4 (p)0.5

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
Virginia Beach Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Charlotte Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Raleigh Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2018
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Dec 2018
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Dec 2018
County Employment and Wages in North Carolina – Fourth Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Virginia Beach Area Employment — June 2018 Employment News Release Jul 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in North Carolina – 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Minimum Wage Workers in North Carolina – 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Greensboro-High Point – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Raleigh – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in North Carolina – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
Durham Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Winston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in North Carolina – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Winston-Salem – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Durham-Chapel Hill – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Construction Trades Occupations in North Carolina’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Women’s Earnings In North Carolina – 2017 Pay News Release Oct 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in North Carolina – First Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Dec 2018