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California



News Releases:

Feb
24

Union Members in California — 2020

In 2020, union members accounted for 16.2 percent of wage and salary workers in California, compared with 15.2 percent in 2019.

Feb
19

Business Employment Dynamics in California – Second Quarter 2020

From March 2019 to June 2019, gross job gains in California totaled 986,077, while gross job losses numbered 969,001, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
18

Women’s Earnings in California – 2019

In 2019, California women who were full-time wage and salary workers had median usual weekly earnings of $911, or 89.0 percent of the $1,024 median usual weekly earnings for their male counterparts.

California Economy at a Glance:

California
Data Series Back
Data
July
2020
Aug
2020
Sept
2020
Oct
2020
Nov
2020
Dec
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

18,825.9 18,657.5 18,668.7 19,216.7 18,888.5 (p)18,960.5

Employment(1)

16,282.6 16,570.9 16,602.8 17,488.5 17,351.8 (p)17,260.1

Unemployment(1)

2,543.3 2,086.7 2,065.8 1,728.1 1,536.7 (p)1,700.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

13.5 11.2 11.1 9.0 8.1 (p)9.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

15,772.5 15,886.3 15,988.7 16,134.3 16,196.6 (p)16,144.4

12-month % change

-9.6 -9.1 -8.5 -7.8 -7.6 (p)-8.0

Mining and Logging(3)

21.9 21.5 21.5 21.3 21.4 (p)21.1

12-month % change

-3.1 -4.4 -4.0 -4.9 -4.9 (p)-6.6

Construction(3)

832.6 838.9 843.0 867.0 860.6 (p)892.2

12-month % change

-6.3 -5.9 -5.5 -2.6 -3.0 (p)0.3

Manufacturing(3)

1,218.3 1,218.4 1,222.1 1,223.8 1,225.4 (p)1,221.8

12-month % change

-7.6 -7.6 -7.3 -7.3 -7.3 (p)-7.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

2,821.9 2,845.0 2,872.8 2,893.5 2,909.2 (p)2,917.8

12-month % change

-7.6 -6.9 -5.8 -5.3 -4.7 (p)-4.5

Information(3)

515.3 515.5 519.5 520.7 523.4 (p)528.6

12-month % change

-8.0 -8.5 -8.4 -8.1 -9.2 (p)-7.7

Financial Activities(3)

837.2 838.9 838.6 849.5 852.1 (p)850.0

12-month % change

-0.6 -0.5 -0.7 0.2 0.5 (p)0.5

Professional & Business Services(3)

2,554.2 2,573.4 2,588.3 2,627.4 2,649.7 (p)2,679.3

12-month % change

-6.3 -5.8 -5.3 -3.9 -3.2 (p)-2.5

Education & Health Services(3)

2,676.5 2,685.7 2,686.7 2,694.1 2,701.4 (p)2,707.5

12-month % change

-4.9 -4.8 -4.9 -4.6 -4.7 (p)-4.8

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

1,413.1 1,405.9 1,459.7 1,524.6 1,553.4 (p)1,436.4

12-month % change

-30.5 -30.8 -28.2 -25.4 -24.0 (p)-29.8

Other Services(3)

456.1 452.5 461.7 475.5 474.3 (p)463.3

12-month % change

-21.2 -21.8 -20.1 -17.8 -17.9 (p)-20.3

Government(3)

2,425.4 2,490.6 2,474.8 2,436.9 2,425.7 (p)2,426.4

12-month % change

-6.8 -4.7 -5.1 -7.0 -7.6 (p)-7.6

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

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Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2021
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2021
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Occupational Employment and Wages in Chico — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
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Occupational Employment and Wages in Hanford-Corcoran — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Madera — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
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Occupational Employment and Wages in Napa — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Redding — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Salinas — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Diego-Carlsbad — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Maria-Santa Barbara — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Cruz-Watsonville — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Rosa — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Stockton-Lodi — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Vallejo-Fairfield — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Visalia-Porterville — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Yuba City — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Union Members in California — 2020 Employment News Release Feb 2021
County Employment and Wages in California – Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2020
Women’s Earnings in California – 2019 Pay News Release Feb 2021
Consumer Expenditures for the Los Angeles Area: 2018-19 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the San Diego Area: 2018–19 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the San Francisco Area: 2018-19 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, California – 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
Unemployment in the Sacramento Area by County – March 2016 Unemployment News Release May 2016
Unemployment in the San Joaquin Valley by County - August 2015 Unemployment News Release Oct 2015
Unemployment in the San Francisco Bay Area by County — February 2016 Unemployment News Release Apr 2016
Consumer Price Index, Los Angeles area – January 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2021
Average Energy Prices, Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim – January 2021 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2021
Average Energy Prices, San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward – January 2021 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index, San Francisco Area — December 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2021
CPI Historical Table - Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2019
CPI Historical Table - Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2019
CPI Historical Table - San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2019
CPI Historical Table - San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2019
CPI HIstorical Table - San Diego, CA Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
CPI Historical Table - San Diego, CA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index, San Diego Area – January 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2021
CPI Pacific Cities and U.S. City Average - January 2021 Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2021
Changing Compensation Costs in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area – December 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2021
Changing Compensation Costs in the San Jose Metropolitan Area – December 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2021
Fatal Work Injuries in California – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2015
Fatal Work Injuries in the Los Angeles Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2015
Fatal Work Injuries in the San Francisco Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2015
Data User Conference, Los Angeles, September 10, 2015 N/A Factsheet Aug 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Rafael — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Unemployment in the Los Angeles Area by County – May 2016 Unemployment News Release Jul 2016
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Fresno Area Economic Summary
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