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Sep
14

Consumer Price Index, West Region — August 2017

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), crept up 0.2 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
11

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2017

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.00 per hour in the South to $41.32 in the Northeast during June 2017.

Aug
11

Consumer Price Index, West Region — July 2017

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

New Mexico Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

934.5 935.8 935.0 933.9 931.4 (p)929.2

Employment(1)

871.5 873.0 873.4 874.3 872.6 (p)871.0

Unemployment(1)

63.0 62.7 61.6 59.6 58.9 (p)58.2

Unemployment Rate(2)

6.7 6.7 6.6 6.4 6.3 (p)6.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

837.3 840.0 837.7 834.3 833.5 (p)839.2

12-month % change

0.9 1.1 1.0 0.7 0.4 (p)1.1

Mining and Logging(3)

19.4 19.5 19.2 19.1 18.7 (p)18.6

12-month % change

-6.7 -3.5 -3.5 -2.1 -3.1 (p)-2.1

Construction(3)

46.1 47.0 46.4 46.5 44.6 (p)45.9

12-month % change

4.3 8.3 7.9 8.4 4.4 (p)7.5

Manufacturing(3)

26.2 26.3 26.3 26.2 26.3 (p)26.6

12-month % change

-3.7 -3.3 -3.3 -2.6 -1.5 (p)0.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

139.0 139.7 139.8 139.4 140.3 (p)139.8

12-month % change

0.1 0.4 0.7 0.6 1.1 (p)0.6

Information(4)

12.8 13.1 13.2 12.9 13.0 (p)13.2

12-month % change

4.1 -1.5 2.3 1.6 -2.3 (p)-0.8

Financial Activities(3)

33.6 33.6 33.3 33.8 33.9 (p)33.7

12-month % change

0.6 0.3 -0.6 1.2 1.5 (p)0.6

Professional & Business Services(3)

100.9 101.3 100.9 102.4 103.8 (p)106.1

12-month % change

0.4 0.7 0.0 1.3 2.2 (p)4.6

Education & Health Services(3)

141.0 141.0 141.3 139.9 139.2 (p)140.3

12-month % change

2.6 2.2 2.2 1.2 0.2 (p)0.5

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

97.8 97.9 98.6 100.9 99.5 (p)99.4

12-month % change

2.9 3.2 3.6 5.9 3.8 (p)3.4

Other Services(3)

29.1 29.5 29.5 28.7 28.4 (p)28.0

12-month % change

2.5 3.5 3.1 0.7 -1.0 (p)-1.4

Government(3)

191.4 191.1 189.2 184.5 185.8 (p)187.6

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.3 -1.1 -3.7 -2.7 (p)-1.8

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 Sep 2017
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2017
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2017
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2017
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 2016
Consumer Price Index, West Region — August 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2017
CPI Historical Table - West Region Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
Southwest Occupational Fatalities by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2016
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2016
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 Sep 2017
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2017
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2017
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Las Cruces Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2017