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News Releases:
Feb
13
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2024

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.7 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
11
Consumer Price Index, West Region — December 2023

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

Dec
21
Idaho Job Openings and Labor Turnover — October 2023

Idaho had 57,000 job openings in October 2023, compared to 55,000 openings in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Idaho Economy at a Glance:
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

965.3 967.2 969.3 971.2 973.9 (p)975.6

Employment(1)

938.1 938.3 939.1 939.7 941.7 (p)942.9

Unemployment(1)

27.2 28.9 30.3 31.5 32.2 (p)32.6

Unemployment Rate(2)

2.8 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 (p)3.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

852.7 856.5 859.8 862.5 862.8 (p)862.4

12-month % change

2.8 2.9 2.9 3.3 3.2 (p)3.0

Mining and Logging(3)

4.0 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.2 (p)4.2

12-month % change

-2.4 2.5 0.0 2.4 2.4 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

70.1 70.7 70.2 70.9 71.5 (p)71.6

12-month % change

4.5 5.1 3.8 6.6 6.1 (p)5.6

Manufacturing(3)

72.0 71.4 71.7 72.2 72.2 (p)72.1

12-month % change

-3.0 -3.9 -3.9 -0.1 -0.7 (p)0.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

162.3 162.5 164.1 164.6 163.3 (p)163.2

12-month % change

0.5 0.6 1.4 1.7 1.0 (p)0.9

Information(3)

9.6 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.9 (p)10.0

12-month % change

3.2 3.2 3.2 4.3 6.5 (p)8.7

Financial Activities(3)

41.3 41.1 42.0 41.5 41.9 (p)42.0

12-month % change

0.5 0.2 2.2 0.2 1.5 (p)0.7

Professional & Business Services(3)

111.5 112.0 112.3 112.6 112.3 (p)111.6

12-month % change

3.1 3.4 3.4 2.8 4.3 (p)1.8

Education & Health Services(3)

128.5 130.3 130.5 132.4 133.3 (p)133.2

12-month % change

5.4 6.6 5.2 7.6 8.2 (p)7.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

92.1 91.8 92.5 92.2 92.0 (p)91.8

12-month % change

4.4 3.8 4.5 1.8 0.3 (p)0.3

Other Services(3)

29.2 29.3 28.9 28.4 28.2 (p)28.2

12-month % change

5.8 5.4 3.6 1.1 0.7 (p)1.8

Government(3)

132.1 133.7 133.8 133.7 134.0 (p)134.5

12-month % change

4.6 4.5 4.4 4.6 4.0 (p)4.8

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

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2024
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2024
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2024
Western - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2024
Occupational Employment and Wages in Boise City — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Coeur d’Alene — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Idaho Falls — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lewiston — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pocatello — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2023
Union Members in Idaho — 2022 Employment News Release Feb 2023
Minimum Wage Workers in Idaho – 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2018
Women’s Earnings in Idaho – 2021 Pay News Release May 2023
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Idaho – 2022 Unemployment News Release Mar 2023
Unemployment in the Boise Area by County - December 2015 Unemployment News Release Feb 2016
County Employment and Wages in Idaho — First Quarter 2023 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2023
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2024 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2024
Occupational Employment and Wages in Logan — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Mountain Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Boise City Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Fatal Work Injuries in Idaho – 2019 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2021
Consumer Price Index Data Tables - Pacific Cities and U.S. City Average Consumer price indexes Factsheet Mar 2020
Business Employment Dynamics in Idaho — Third Quarter 2022 Employment News Release May 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Twin Falls — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2023
Idaho Job Openings and Labor Turnover — October 2023 Employment News Release Dec 2023
BLS Regional Campus Ambassadors Program N/A Factsheet Apr 2023