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News Releases:

Mar
24

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Oregon – 2019

In 2019, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 8.0 percent in Oregon, not significantly different from the 7.2-percent rate for the nation.

Mar
24

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Washington – 2019

In 2018, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 7.6 percent in Washington, not significantly different from the 7.2-percent rate for the nation.

Mar
20

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2019

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.48 per hour in the South to $39.37 in the West during December 2019.

Mar
19

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Idaho – 2019

In 2019, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 6.0 percent in Idaho, significantly lower than the 7.2-percent rate for the nation.

Mar
19

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Nevada – 2019

In 2018, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 7.6 percent in Nevada, not significantly different from the 7.2-percent rate for the nation.

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