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News Releases:

Apr
06

Fatal Work Injuries in Arizona – 2019

Fatal work injuries totaled 94 in 2019 for Arizona, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
23

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Arizona – 2020

In 2020, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 13.0 percent in Arizona.

Mar
10

Consumer Price Index, Phoenix area – February 2021

Prices in the Phoenix area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 1.0 percent for the two months ending in February 2021.

Arizona Economy at a Glance:

Arizona
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2020
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2020
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2020
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2020
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2021
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2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)3,542.0 (r)3,556.4 (r)3,563.9 (r)3,569.3 3,571.3 (p)3,580.2

Employment(1)

(r)3,299.3 (r)3,315.1 (r)3,322.2 (r)3,326.9 3,331.4 (p)3,333.2

Unemployment(1)

(r)242.6 (r)241.3 (r)241.8 (r)242.4 239.9 (p)246.9

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)6.9 (r)6.8 (r)6.8 (r)6.8 6.7 (p)6.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,838.1 2,850.5 2,862.2 2,860.3 2,877.6 (p)2,875.3

12-month % change

-4.2 -4.0 -3.8 -4.1 -3.7 (p)-3.9

Mining and Logging(3)

12.0 12.1 12.2 12.4 12.5 (p)12.6

12-month % change

-11.8 -9.0 -3.2 -1.6 -4.6 (p)-1.6

Construction(3)

172.9 173.9 176.9 172.4 173.7 (p)172.4

12-month % change

0.4 0.3 1.5 -1.4 -1.0 (p)-2.2

Manufacturing(3)

175.2 175.2 175.8 176.4 177.5 (p)179.1

12-month % change

-2.3 -2.4 -2.1 -1.9 -1.6 (p)-0.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

555.9 559.2 565.5 565.8 563.9 (p)570.3

12-month % change

2.1 2.0 2.8 2.5 2.0 (p)3.1

Information(3)

45.2 44.7 44.3 43.8 44.8 (p)45.6

12-month % change

-9.6 -10.6 -11.6 -12.4 -10.0 (p)-8.4

Financial Activities(3)

232.4 231.9 232.6 231.4 230.3 (p)229.8

12-month % change

1.2 0.4 0.4 -0.4 -1.2 (p)-1.7

Professional & Business Services(3)

423.5 425.7 424.6 426.1 432.8 (p)432.1

12-month % change

-5.8 -5.3 -6.0 -5.5 -4.2 (p)-4.3

Education & Health Services(3)

456.6 461.3 462.7 464.7 465.5 (p)465.4

12-month % change

-2.3 -1.7 -1.9 -1.7 -2.9 (p)-2.5

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

263.6 272.2 275.0 276.6 279.9 (p)278.6

12-month % change

-21.1 -18.6 -17.8 -17.8 -16.9 (p)-17.6

Other Services(3)

89.5 89.1 89.1 89.3 89.7 (p)90.3

12-month % change

-5.7 -5.9 -6.2 -6.1 -5.5 (p)-4.6

Government(3)

411.3 405.2 403.5 401.4 407.0 (p)399.1

12-month % change

-3.6 -4.5 -4.9 -5.6 -3.2 (p)-6.1

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Phoenix Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2021
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2021
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2021
Western - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Flagstaff — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake Havasu City-Kingman — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Prescott — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tucson — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Yuma — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Union Members in Arizona — 2020 Employment News Release Feb 2021
County Employment and Wages in Arizona – Second Quarter 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Feb 2021
Women’s Earnings in Arizona – 2019 Pay News Release Feb 2021
Consumer Expenditures for the Phoenix Area: 2018–19 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Arizona – 2020 Unemployment News Release Mar 2021
Consumer Price Index, West Region — February 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2021
CPI Historical Table - Phoenix-Mesa, AZ Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index, Phoenix area – February 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2021
Mountain Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Changing Compensation Costs in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area – December 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2021
Business Employment Dynamics in Arizona – Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Aug 2020
Fatal Work Injuries in Arizona – 2019 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Sierra Vista-Douglas — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Arizona – 2019 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2021
Tucson Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2021
2018 CPI Geographic Revision Fact Sheet Consumer price indexes Factsheet Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index Data Tables - Pacific Cities and U.S. City Average Consumer price indexes Factsheet Mar 2020