South Carolina



News Releases:

Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018

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

Jan
30

Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in South Carolina – 2016

Over 32,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among South Carolina’s private industry employers in 2016.

Jan
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.1 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

South Carolina Economy at a Glance:

South Carolina
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

2,319.4 2,319.0 2,324.1 2,326.1 2,325.4 (p)2,324.0

Employment(1)

2,227.8 2,225.9 2,232.8 2,235.0 2,232.6 (p)2,227.5

Unemployment(1)

91.6 93.1 91.3 91.1 92.7 (p)96.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.9 4.0 3.9 3.9 4.0 (p)4.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,088.7 2,095.9 2,092.4 2,105.7 2,114.3 (p)2,117.2

12-month % change

1.3 1.8 1.4 2.2 2.2 (p)2.2

Mining and Logging(3)

4.3 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 (p)4.2

12-month % change

2.4 4.8 2.4 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

98.1 95.2 97.7 97.8 98.7 (p)100.9

12-month % change

3.3 -0.6 1.5 -0.3 -1.1 (p)2.5

Manufacturing(3)

247.9 248.0 249.4 247.6 250.5 (p)250.9

12-month % change

3.8 4.2 4.2 3.6 4.2 (p)3.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

398.7 399.1 403.6 403.7 407.4 (p)404.0

12-month % change

1.0 1.1 1.9 1.9 2.5 (p)1.1

Information(3)

26.3 26.3 26.3 26.3 26.2 (p)26.1

12-month % change

-2.2 -2.6 -2.6 -1.9 -3.7 (p)-4.0

Financial Activities(3)

101.3 100.9 100.7 100.3 100.8 (p)100.7

12-month % change

1.1 0.8 0.4 0.8 1.2 (p)1.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

272.3 279.4 275.6 279.1 282.3 (p)280.0

12-month % change

1.0 3.9 2.2 4.2 4.8 (p)4.4

Education & Health Services(3)

247.8 248.8 249.2 251.3 251.9 (p)252.5

12-month % change

2.2 2.6 2.4 3.1 3.1 (p)2.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

250.1 248.0 244.8 249.7 248.0 (p)253.8

12-month % change

0.8 -0.1 -1.3 1.2 0.3 (p)2.5

Other Services(3)

73.4 74.8 72.1 75.8 75.6 (p)75.7

12-month % change

-1.6 0.0 -3.7 2.2 2.2 (p)2.9

Government(3)

368.5 371.0 368.7 369.8 368.6 (p)368.4

12-month % change

0.3 1.8 1.3 1.7 1.0 (p)0.9

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
Charlotte Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Columbia Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in South Carolina – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
County Employment and Wages in South Carolina – Third Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbia – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 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 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charleston-North Charleston – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Augusta, GA-SC, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Charleston, SC, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Greenville, SC, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in South Carolina – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Nurse Occupations in South Carolina’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017