The employment category contains indicators which provide information regarding the jobs climate of the economy. These indicators include unemployment and labor force statistics as well as payrolls statistics, job openings, and layoffs data.

Last Updated: Jan 31 2024, 08:19 EST Next Release: Mar 6 2024, 08:15 EST

The ADP National Employment Report is an independent estimate of the change in U.S. private employment and pay derived from actual, anonymized payroll data of client companies served by ADP, a leading provider of human capital management solutions. The report is produced by ADP Research Institute in collaboration with the Stanford Digital Economy Lab. The ADP National Employment Report offers deeper insights of the U.S. labor market and providing businesses and governments with a source of credible and valuable information.

Major ADP National Employment Report Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
ADP California Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.40% -3.57%
ADP Employment Change Jan 2024 107000.0 -32.28%
ADP Female Median Annual Pay Jan 2024 49800.00 0.40%
ADP Female Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.60% -3.45%
ADP Florida Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.70% -3.39%
ADP Large Establishment Private Employment MoM Jan 2024 31000.00 -13.89%
ADP Male Median Annual Pay Jan 2024 67300.00 -0.15%
ADP Male Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.00% -1.96%
ADP Median Annual Pay Jan 2024 58800.00 0.17%
ADP Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.20% -3.70%
ADP Medium Establishment Median Annual Pay Jan 2024 124900.0 0.64%
ADP Medium Establishment Private Employment MoM Jan 2024 61000.00 -11.59%
ADP New Jersey Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 4.60% -2.13%
ADP New York Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.00% -5.66%
ADP Private Employment Jan 2024 131.34M 0.08%
ADP Private Employment: Midwest Region MoM Jan 2024 24000.00 60.00%
ADP Private Employment: Northeast Region MoM Jan 2024 32000.00 23.08%
ADP Private Employment: South Region MoM Jan 2024 57000.00 -9.52%
ADP Private Employment: West Region MoM Jan 2024 2000.00 -81.82%
ADP Small Establishment Median Annual Pay Jan 2024 100400.0 -0.10%
ADP Small Establishment Private Employment MoM Jan 2024 25000.00 0.00%
ADP Texas Median Annual Pay Jan 2024 56900.00 0.53%
ADP Texas Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 5.30% -3.64%
ADP Washington Median Pay YoY Jan 2024 6.10% -4.69%
Last Updated: Feb 21 2024, 11:20 EST Next Release: Feb 27 2024, 10:20 EST

The ASA Staffing Index tracks weekly changes in temporary and contract employment. Survey results are typically posted nine days after the close of a given work week, providing a near real-time gauge of staffing industry employment and overall economic activity.

Major ASA Staffing Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
ASA Staffing Index Wk of Feb 11 2024 89.67 0.62%
Last Updated: Feb 9 2024, 08:32 EST Next Release: Mar 8 2024, 08:30 EST

The Canada Labour Force Survey data are used to produce the well-known unemployment rate as well as other standard labour market indicators such as the employment rate and the participation rate. The LFS also provides employment estimates by industry, occupation, public and private sector, hours worked and much more, all cross-classifiable by a variety of demographic characteristics. Estimates are produced for Canada, the provinces, the territories and a large number of sub-provincial regions. For employees, data on wage rates, union status, job permanency and establishment size are also produced.

Major Canada Labour Force Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Canada Employment Jan 2024 20.36M 0.18%
Canada Employment Net Change Jan 2024 37.30K 448.5%
Canada Employment Rate Jan 2024 61.60% -0.16%
Canada Full-time Employment Jan 2024 16.64M -0.07%
Canada Labour Force Jan 2024 21.59M 0.08%
Canada Labour Force Participation Rate Jan 2024 65.30% -0.31%
Canada Not in Labour Force Jan 2024 11.73M 1.22%
Canada Part-time Employment Jan 2024 3.722M 1.33%
Canada Population: Age 15 and Over Jan 2024 33.08M 0.38%
Canada Unemployment Jan 2024 1.225M -1.54%
Canada Unemployment Rate Jan 2024 5.70% -1.72%
Last Updated: Dec 6 2023, 08:37 EST Next Release: Mar 6 2024, 08:30 EST

The quarterly program of the Canadian Productivity Accounts produces, on a timely basis, data on labour productivity and related variables such as output, employment, hours worked, labour compensation and unit labour cost.

Major Canada Labour Productivity Measures Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Canada Average Hours Worked Q3 2023 99.51 0.11%
Canada Compensation per Hour Worked Q3 2023 128.09 0.81%
Canada Construction Labour Productivity Q3 2023 94.57 0.09%
Canada Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Q3 2023 134.77 1.38%
Canada Hours Worked Q3 2023 108.29 0.11%
Canada Implicit Price Deflator Q3 2023 125.12 2.06%
Canada Labour Productivity Q3 2023 99.46 -0.78%
Canada Labour Share Q3 2023 102.92 -0.44%
Canada Real Gross Domestic Product Q3 2023 107.71 -0.67%
Canada Total Compensation Q3 2023 138.71 0.93%
Canada Total Economy Labour Productivity Q3 2023 100.39 -0.57%
Canada Total Number of Jobs Q3 2023 108.82 0.01%
Last Updated: Jan 31 2024, 08:34 EST Next Release: Apr 30 2024, 08:30 EDT

The Employment Cost Index (ECI) measures the change in the cost of labor, free from the influence of

Major Employment Cost Index Indicators

Last Updated: Feb 2 2024, 08:30 EST Next Release: Mar 8 2024, 08:30 EST

The Employment Situation Report presents statistics from two major surveys, the Current Population Survey and the Current Employment Statistics survey. The household survey provides information on the labor force, employment, and unemployment. It is a sample survey of about 60,000 eligible households.

Major Employment Situation Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Average Hourly Earnings Jan 2024 34.55 USD 0.55%
US Average Hourly Earnings MoM Jan 2024 0.55% 45.60%
US Average Hourly Earnings YoY Jan 2024 4.48% 3.82%
US Labor Force Participation Rate Jan 2024 62.50% 0.00%
US Nonfarm Payrolls MoM Jan 2024 353.00K 6.01%
US Total Nonfarm Payrolls Jan 2024 157.70M 0.22%
US Total Private Average Weekly Hours Jan 2024 34.10 -0.58%
US Unemployed Looking for Full-time Work: For Less Than 5 Weeks Jan 2024 1.808M 9.24%
US Unemployment as Percent of the Labor Force and Marginally Attached Jan 2024 5.10% 15.91%
US Unemployment Rate Jan 2024 3.70% 0.00%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Men Jan 2024 3.80% -2.56%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Women Jan 2024 3.30% -10.81%
US Unemployment Rate: Asian Jan 2024 2.90% -6.45%
US Unemployment Rate: Black or African American Jan 2024 5.30% 1.92%
US Unemployment Rate: Hispanic or Latino Jan 2024 5.00% 0.00%
US Unemployment Rate: White Jan 2024 3.40% -2.86%
Last Updated: Feb 1 2024, 10:01 EST Next Release: Mar 1 2024, 10:00 EST

The EU Labour Force Survey is a sample survey of private households providing detailed data on employment in the EU. It is comprehensive data broken down in to many categories divided by age, gender, and education and with distinctions between permanent/temporary and part-/full-time.

Major EU Labour Force Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Austria Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.60% 14.29%
Belgium Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.70% 1.79%
Bulgaria Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.30% 0.00%
Croatia Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.40% 0.00%
Cyprus Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.10% 3.39%
Denmark Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.00% 2.04%
Estonia Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.30% 0.00%
European Union Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.90% 0.00%
Eurozone Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.40% 0.00%
Finland Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 7.50% -1.32%
France Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 7.30% 0.00%
Germany Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.10% 0.00%
Greece Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 9.20% -2.13%
Hungary Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.20% 2.44%
Iceland Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.90% 21.88%
Ireland Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.90% 2.08%
Italy Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 7.20% -2.70%
Japan Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 2.40% -4.00%
Latvia Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.60% 0.00%
Lithuania Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.30% -3.08%
Luxembourg Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.50% -3.51%
Malta Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 2.40% 0.00%
Netherlands Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.60% 2.86%
Norway Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.50% -7.89%
Poland Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 2.70% -3.57%
Portugal Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 6.60% 0.00%
Romania Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.40% 0.00%
Slovakia Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.80% 0.00%
Slovenia Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.20% 0.00%
Spain Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 11.70% -0.85%
Sweden Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 8.20% 3.80%
Turkey Unemployment Rate Nov 2023 9.00% 4.65%
Last Updated: Dec 15 2023, 10:02 EST Next Release: Mar 19 2024, 11:00 EDT

The Quarterly Labor Cost Index (LCI) shows the short-term development of the total hourly costs incurred by emplyers maintaining their employees. The LCI covers economic activities of industry and services.

Major Europe Labor Cost Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Austria Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 114.00 0.53%
Belgium Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 117.00 1.30%
Bulgaria Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 144.30 2.56%
Cyprus Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 117.60 0.09%
Denmark Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 108.70 0.93%
Estonia Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 129.20 0.23%
European Union Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 113.50 1.61%
Eurozone Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 112.00 1.45%
France Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 109.10 0.46%
Germany Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 112.60 1.44%
Hungary Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 141.40 2.46%
Italy Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 103.20 0.29%
Latvia Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 124.90 1.05%
Lithuania Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 143.90 2.57%
Luxembourg Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 115.20 2.31%
Malta Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 110.00 -0.99%
Netherlands Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 116.10 1.49%
Poland Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 138.30 2.75%
Portugal Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 111.80 1.18%
Romania Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 141.40 1.87%
Slovakia Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 126.90 1.68%
Slovenia Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 121.90 -2.25%
Spain Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 108.80 1.02%
Sweden Labor Cost Index Q3 2023 112.90 1.07%
Last Updated: Jan 31 2024, 02:11 EST Next Release: Feb 29 2024, 02:00 EST

This report contains statistics on German employment.

Major Germany Employment Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Germany Employed Dec 2023 46.09M -0.30%
Germany Employed MoM Dec 2023 46.00K% 0.05%
Germany Employed YoY Dec 2023 -0.30% --
Germany Harmonised Employed Nationals Dec 2023 45.96M -0.26%
Germany Unemployed Persons Jan 2024 2.708M 0.52%
Germany Unemployed Persons Jan 2024 2.805M 6.40%
Germany Unemployed Persons MoM Jan 2024 13.90K -19.19%
Germany Unemployment Rate Jan 2024 6.10% 7.02%
Last Updated: Jan 30 2024, 10:04 EST Next Release: Mar 6 2024, 10:00 EST

The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey is a monthly survey that has been developed to address the need for data on job openings, hires, and separations.

Major Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Hires Rate: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 3.60% 2.86%
US Hires: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 5.621M 1.21%
US Job Openings Rate: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 5.40% 0.00%
US Job Openings: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 9.026M 1.13%
US Layoffs and Discharges Rate: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 1.00% 0.00%
US Layoffs and Discharges: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 1.616M 5.55%
US Quits Rate: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 2.20% 0.00%
US Quits: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 3.392M -3.75%
US Total Separations Rate: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 3.40% 0.00%
US Total Separations: Total Nonfarm Dec 2023 5.365M -0.67%
Last Updated: Sep 29 2023, 14:19 EDT Next Release: Oct 31 2023, 00:30 EDT

The Labor Force Survey is a monthly survey of approximately 40,000 households nationwide selected based on certain statistical extraction methods in order to understand the status of employment and non-employment in Japan.

Major Labor Force Survey Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Japan Employed Persons Aug 2023 67.50M 0.07%
Japan Labor Force Aug 2023 69.34M 0.07%
Japan Not in Labor Force Aug 2023 40.85M -0.22%
Japan Unemployed Persons Aug 2023 1.85M 0.54%
Japan Unemployment Rate Aug 2023 2.70% 0.00%
Last Updated: Feb 1 2024, 08:30 EST Next Release: Mar 7 2024, 08:30 EST (R)

Labor productivity is a measure of economic performance that compares the amount of goods and services produced (output) with the number of hours worked to produce those goods and services. Two BLS programs produce Labor Productivity and Costs measures for sectors of the US economy: Major Sector Productivity program & Industry Productivity program. The Major Sector Productivity program develops quarterly labor productivity measures for the major US economic sectors. The Industry Productivity program develops annual labor productivity and unit labor cost measures for US industries.

Major Labor Productivity and Costs Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Hours Worked: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q4 2023 0.40% -55.56%
US Hours Worked: Nonfarm Business YoY Q4 2023 0.60% -25.00%
US Manufacturing Productivity Q4 2023 2.30% --
US Output per Hour: Business YoY Q4 2023 2.70% 12.50%
US Output per Hour: Manufacturing QoQ Q4 2023 2.30% --
US Output Per Hour: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q4 2023 3.20% -34.69%
US Output: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q4 2023 3.70% -36.21%
US Output: Nonfarm Business YoY Q4 2023 3.30% 6.45%
US Productivity Q4 2023 3.20% -34.69%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Business Q4 2023 119.65 0.15%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Nonfarm Business Q4 2023 119.56 0.12%
US Unit Labor Costs: Business QoQ Q4 2023 0.60% --
US Unit Labor Costs: Manufacturing QoQ Q4 2023 4.20% -33.33%
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q4 2023 0.50% --
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ 2023 2.90% -48.21%
Last Updated: Feb 6 2024, 10:00 EST Next Release: Mar 13 2024, 10:00 EDT

The Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment Report contains statistics regarding employment in the United States at a metropolitan area level. This includes counties, cities, and other large metro areas. These statistics include unemployment rate, employment numbers, workweek and hourly earnings.

Major Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
Austin, TX Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 2.90% -3.33%
Boston, MA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.20% 18.52%
Charlotte, NC Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.30% 0.00%
Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.20% -14.29%
Columbus, OH Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 2.70% -3.57%
Dallas, TX Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.40% 0.00%
Denver, CO Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.60 5.88%
Fort Worth, TX Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.40% -2.86%
Houston, TX Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.20% 0.00%
Indianapolis (consolidated), IN Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 2.80% -17.65%
Jacksonville, FL Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.10% 0.00%
Los Angeles, CA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.20% -1.89%
New York, NY Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.40% 1.89%
Philadelphia, PA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.40% -5.56%
Phoenix, AZ Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.40% -5.56%
San Antonio, TX Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.10% -3.12%
San Diego, CA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.20% 2.44%
San Francisco, CA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.50% 0.00%
San Jose, CA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.10% 2.50%
Seattle, WA Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.20% -13.51%
Washington, DC Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.80% 0.00%
Last Updated: Jan 23 2024, 10:31 EST Next Release: Mar 11 2024, 10:30 EDT

The Regional and State Employment and Unemployment Report contains statistics regarding employment in the United States on a state and regional level. These statistics include unemployment rate, employment numbers, workweek and hourly earnings.

Major Regional and State Employment and Unemployment Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
California Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.10% 4.08%
Florida Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.00% 3.45%
Georgia Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.40% 0.00%
Illinois Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.80% 2.13%
Michigan Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.30% 0.00%
New York Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.50% 4.65%
North Carolina Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.50% 0.00%
Ohio Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.70% 2.78%
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 3.50% 2.94%
Texas Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 4.00% -2.44%
Last Updated: Feb 1 2024, 10:42 EST Next Release: Mar 7 2024, 07:30 EST

Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. created The Challenger Job Cuts Report, which has run uninterrupted for almost 30 years. They conduct original research and analyze the latest data on the job market, economy, and workplace.

Major The Challenger Report Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Challenger Job Cuts Jan 2024 82307.00 136.4%
US Challenger Job Cuts MoM Jan 2024 136.4% --
US Challenger Job Cuts YoY Jan 2024 -20.05% --
Last Updated: Feb 13 2024, 04:31 EST Next Release: Mar 12 2024, 05:30 EDT

UK Labor Market Statistics reports estimates of employment, unemployment, economic inactivity and other employment-related statistics for the UK.

Major UK Labor Market Statistics Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
UK Average Weekly Earnings Dec 2023 669.00 GBP 0.30%
UK Average Weekly Earnings: Growth (3 Months Average) Dec 2023 5.80% Chg Yr -13.43%
UK Average Weekly Earnings: Public Sector (except Financial Services) Growth (3 Months Average) Dec 2023 5.90% Chg Yr -11.94%
UK Economic Activity Rate: Aged 16 and over Nov 2023 62.80% 0.00%
UK Economic Inactivity Rate: Aged 16-64 Nov 2023 21.90% 0.00%
UK Employment Rate: Aged 16-64 Nov 2023 75.00% 0.00%
UK ILO Unemployment Rate: Aged 16-64 Nov 2023 3.90% -2.50%
UK Unemployment Rate Nov 2023 3.80% -2.56%
UK Unemployment Rate: Aged 16-24 Nov 2023 11.60% -6.45%
Last Updated: Feb 22 2024, 08:31 EST Next Release: Feb 29 2024, 08:30 EST

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims data are used in current economic analysis of unemployment trends in the nation, and in each state. Initial claims measure emerging unemployment and continued weeks claimed measure the number of persons claiming unemployment benefits.

Major Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Indicators

Last Updated: Jan 16 2024, 22:53 EST Next Release: Mar 17 2024, 22:00 EDT

Urban Survey Unemployment Rate is calculated based on sample surveys, which refers to the percentage of the urban unemployed population to the sum of the employed population.

Major Urban Survey Unemployment Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
China Urban Survey Unemployment Rate Dec 2023 5.10% 2.00%
China Urban Survey Unemployment Rate: 31 Cities Dec 2023 5.00% 0.00%
Last Updated: Jan 5 2024, 10:01 EST Next Release: --

The World Development Indicators Report is a collection of development indicators compiled from various international sources. This report presents the most current and accurate global data available.

Major World Development Indicators Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
World GDP 2022 101.33T USD 3.89%
World GDP per Capita 2022 12743.85 USD 3.07%
World Real GDP YoY 2022 3.09% -50.23%

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