The Bureau of Labor Statistics is a statistics agency within the US Department of Labor. Reports produced by the BLS fall under four main categories: prices, employment and unemployment, compensation and working conditions, and productivity.
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Last Updated: Sep 20 2022, 15:55 EDT Next Release: Oct 13 2022, 08:30 EDT

The Consumer Price Index is a measure of the average change over time in the prices paid by urban consumers for a market basket of consumer goods and services. Indexes are available for the U.S. and various geographic areas. Average price data for select utility, automotive fuel, and food items are also available.

Major Consumer Price Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Consumer Price Index Aug 2022 295.62 0.12%
US Consumer Price Index Aug 2022 296.17 -0.04%
US Consumer Price Index MoM Aug 2022 0.12% --
US Consumer Price Index YoY Aug 2022 8.26% -3.07%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy Aug 2022 296.95 0.57%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy Aug 2022 297.18 0.52%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy MoM Aug 2022 0.57% 81.30%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy YoY Aug 2022 6.32% 6.96%
US Consumer Price Index: Food Aug 2022 310.66 0.79%
US Consumer Price Index: Gasoline (all Types) MoM Aug 2022 -10.56% --
US Core Consumer Price Index Aug 2022 296.95 0.57%
US Core Consumer Price Index Aug 2022 297.18 0.52%
US Core Consumer Price Index MoM Aug 2022 0.57% 81.30%
US Core Consumer Price Index YoY Aug 2022 6.32% 6.86%
US Core Inflation Rate Aug 2022 6.32% 6.96%
US Inflation Rate Aug 2022 8.26% -3.07%
Last Updated: Jul 29 2022, 08:33 EDT Next Release: Oct 28 2022, 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: Sep 2 2022, 08:31 EDT Next Release: Oct 7 2022, 08:30 EDT

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 Aug 2022 32.36 USD 0.31%
US Average Hourly Earnings MoM Aug 2022 0.31% -33.63%
US Average Hourly Earnings YoY Aug 2022 5.20% 0.34%
US Labor Force Participation Rate Aug 2022 62.40% 0.48%
US Nonfarm Payrolls MoM Aug 2022 315.00K -40.11%
US Total Nonfarm Payrolls Aug 2022 152.74M 0.21%
US Total Private Average Weekly Hours Aug 2022 34.50 -0.29%
US Unemployed Looking for Full-time Work: For Less Than 5 Weeks Aug 2022 1.59M -10.72%
US Unemployment as Percent of the Labor Force and Marginally Attached Aug 2022 4.60% -2.13%
US Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.70% 5.71%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Men Aug 2022 3.60% 9.09%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Women Aug 2022 3.50% 9.38%
US Unemployment Rate: Asian Aug 2022 2.80% 7.69%
US Unemployment Rate: Black or African American Aug 2022 6.40% 6.67%
US Unemployment Rate: Hispanic or Latino Aug 2022 4.50% 15.38%
US Unemployment Rate: White Aug 2022 3.20% 3.23%
Last Updated: Sep 15 2022, 10:00 EDT Next Release: Oct 14 2022, 10:00 EDT

The Import/Export Price Index monitors changes in the prices of nonmilitary goods and services traded between the U.S. and the rest of the world.

Major Import/Export Price Index Indicators

Last Updated: Oct 4 2022, 10:02 EDT Next Release: Oct 19 2022, 10:00 EDT

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 Aug 2022 4.10% 0.00%
US Hires: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 6.277M 0.63%
US Job Openings Rate: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 6.20% -8.82%
US Job Openings: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 10.05M -10.00%
US Layoffs and Discharges Rate: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 1.00% 11.11%
US Layoffs and Discharges: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 1.46M 5.04%
US Quits Rate: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 2.70% 0.00%
US Quits: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 4.158M 2.46%
US Total Separations Rate: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 3.90% 2.63%
US Total Separations: Total Nonfarm Aug 2022 5.976M 3.14%
Last Updated: Sep 1 2022, 08:31 EDT Next Release: Nov 3 2022, 08:30 EDT

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 Q2 2022 2.70% -49.06%
US Hours Worked: Nonfarm Business YoY Q2 2022 4.20% -12.50%
US Manufacturing Productivity Q2 2022 4.70% --
US Output per Hour: Business YoY Q2 2022 -2.30% --
US Output per Hour: Manufacturing QoQ Q2 2022 4.70% --
US Output Per Hour: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q2 2022 -4.10% --
US Output: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q2 2022 -1.40% --
US Output: Nonfarm Business YoY Q2 2022 1.70% -58.54%
US Productivity Q2 2022 -4.10% --
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Business Q2 2022 130.72 2.43%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Nonfarm Business Q2 2022 131.11 2.45%
US Unit Labor Costs: Business QoQ Q2 2022 10.10% -21.09%
US Unit Labor Costs: Manufacturing QoQ Q2 2022 -0.20% --
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q2 2022 10.20% -19.69%
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ 2021 3.70% -17.78%
Last Updated: Sep 28 2022, 10:09 EDT Next Release: Nov 2 2022, 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 Aug 2022 2.90% 0.00%
Boston, MA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.50% -2.78%
Charlotte, NC Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.90% 8.33%
Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 5.90% 1.72%
Columbus, OH Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.80% 2.70%
Dallas, TX Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.90% -2.50%
Denver, CO Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.60 0.00%
Fort Worth, TX Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.00% -4.76%
Houston, TX Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.60% -4.17%
Indianapolis (consolidated), IN Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.30% -13.16%
Jacksonville, FL Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.10% -3.12%
Los Angeles, CA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 5.00% -3.85%
New York, NY Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 6.60% 10.00%
Philadelphia, PA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 5.90% 3.51%
Phoenix, AZ Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.50% 2.94%
San Antonio, TX Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.80% -2.56%
San Diego, CA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.20% 10.34%
San Francisco, CA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 2.30% 9.52%
San Jose, CA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 2.50% 8.70%
Seattle, WA Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 2.80% 7.69%
Washington, DC Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 5.30% -1.85%
Last Updated: Sep 14 2022, 08:31 EDT Next Release: Oct 12 2022, 08:30 EDT

The Producer Price Index (PPI) program measures the average change over time in the selling prices received by domestic producers for their output. The prices included in the PPI are from the first commercial transaction for many products and some services.

Major Producer Price Index Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Core Producer Price Index Aug 2022 136.43 0.30%
US Core Producer Price Index Aug 2022 136.43 0.36%
US Core Producer Price Index MoM Aug 2022 0.36% 14.41%
US Core Producer Price Index YoY Aug 2022 7.26% -5.67%
US Producer Price Index Aug 2022 139.74 -0.13%
US Producer Price Index Aug 2022 139.98 -0.31%
US Producer Price Index Excluding Food & Energy MoM Aug 2022 0.36% 14.41%
US Producer Price Index Excluding Food & Energy YoY Aug 2022 7.26% -5.67%
US Producer Price Index MoM Aug 2022 -0.13% --
US Producer Price Index YoY Aug 2022 8.72% -11.47%
US Producer Price Index: Goods MoM Aug 2022 -1.17% --
US Producer Price Index: Less Foods and Energy Aug 2022 136.43 0.36%
Last Updated: Sep 13 2022, 08:31 EDT Next Release: Oct 7 2022, 08:30 EDT (R)

Earnings series from the monthly establishment survey

Major Real Earnings Indicators

Indicator Period Value % CHG PREV
US Real Average Hourly Earnings Aug 2022 10.95 1982-84 USD 0.18%
US Real Average Hourly Earnings MoM Aug 2022 0.18% -66.85%
US Real Average Hourly Earnings YoY Aug 2022 -2.75% --
US Real Average Weekly Earnings Aug 2022 377.65 1982-84 USD -0.10%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings MoM Aug 2022 -0.10% --
US Real Average Weekly Earnings YoY Aug 2022 -3.38% --
Last Updated: Sep 16 2022, 10:34 EDT Next Release: Oct 21 2022, 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 Aug 2022 4.10% 5.13%
Florida Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 2.70% 0.00%
Georgia Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 2.80% 0.00%
Illinois Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.50% 2.27%
Michigan Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.10% -2.38%
New York Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.70% 9.30%
North Carolina Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 3.50% 2.94%
Ohio Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.00% 2.56%
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.20% -2.33%
Texas Unemployment Rate Aug 2022 4.10% 2.50%