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Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2018

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.5 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
12

Consumer Price Index, West Region — December 2017

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), inched up 0.1 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Dec
18

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2017

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.22 per hour in the South to $41.83 in the Northeast during September 2017.

New Mexico Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

931.4 929.3 930.3 931.4 933.0 (p)935.7

Employment(1)

872.6 871.1 872.7 874.2 876.5 (p)879.8

Unemployment(1)

58.9 58.2 57.7 57.1 56.5 (p)55.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

6.3 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.1 (p)6.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

833.5 839.6 842.6 844.3 846.4 (p)846.8

12-month % change

0.4 1.1 1.4 1.6 1.3 (p)1.2

Mining and Logging(3)

18.7 18.5 18.6 18.2 18.3 (p)17.9

12-month % change

-3.1 -2.6 -1.1 -2.2 -1.6 (p)-3.2

Construction(3)

44.6 45.9 45.7 45.6 46.6 (p)46.7

12-month % change

4.4 7.5 6.8 6.5 7.1 (p)6.9

Manufacturing(3)

26.3 26.5 26.2 26.5 26.6 (p)26.4

12-month % change

-1.5 0.4 -0.8 -0.4 0.8 (p)-0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

140.3 139.7 141.4 140.8 141.0 (p)140.9

12-month % change

1.1 0.6 1.7 1.1 1.7 (p)1.1

Information(4)

13.0 13.1 12.8 12.7 12.9 (p)12.5

12-month % change

-2.3 -1.5 -1.5 -1.6 -2.3 (p)-3.1

Financial Activities(3)

33.9 33.5 34.1 34.4 34.7 (p)34.9

12-month % change

1.5 0.0 1.5 3.0 4.8 (p)5.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

103.8 105.5 104.9 104.6 104.0 (p)103.4

12-month % change

2.2 4.0 3.3 3.4 2.0 (p)0.6

Education & Health Services(3)

139.2 140.4 141.5 142.4 142.7 (p)143.3

12-month % change

0.2 0.6 1.3 1.3 1.2 (p)1.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

99.5 99.4 98.6 100.2 100.8 (p)101.0

12-month % change

3.8 3.4 2.2 4.7 3.5 (p)3.3

Other Services(3)

28.4 28.2 29.4 29.3 29.5 (p)29.1

12-month % change

-1.0 -0.7 3.5 1.7 0.7 (p)-1.0

Government(3)

185.8 188.9 189.4 189.6 189.3 (p)190.7

12-month % change

-2.7 -1.2 -0.8 -0.7 -1.6 (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.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Albuquerque Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Las Cruces, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Fe, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Mexico Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
CPI Historical Table - West Region Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in New Mexico – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Las Cruces Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018