Bureau of Labor Statistics

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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Consumer Price Index

Last Updated: Jul 13 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Aug 11 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Consumer Price Index Jun 2021 270.98 0.90%
US Consumer Price Index Jun 2021 271.70 0.93%
US Consumer Price Index MoM Jun 2021 0.90% 40.47%
US Consumer Price Index YoY Jun 2021 5.39% 7.99%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy Jun 2021 278.14 0.88%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy Jun 2021 278.22 0.84%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy MoM Jun 2021 0.88% 19.14%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy YoY Jun 2021 4.47% 17.83%
US Consumer Price Index: Food Jun 2021 275.99 0.78%
US Consumer Price Index: Gasoline (all Types) MoM Jun 2021 2.52%
US Core Consumer Price Index Jun 2021 278.14 0.88%
US Core Consumer Price Index Jun 2021 278.22 0.84%
US Core Consumer Price Index MoM Jun 2021 0.88% 19.14%
US Core Consumer Price Index YoY Jun 2021 4.45% 17.34%
US Core Inflation Rate Jun 2021 4.47% 17.83%
US Inflation Rate Jun 2021 5.39% 7.99%

Employment Cost Index

Last Updated: Jul 30 2021, 08:31 EDT    Next Release: Oct 29 2021, 08:30 EDT

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

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Employment Cost Index QoQ Q2 2021 0.70% -22.22%
US Employment Cost Index YoY Q2 2021 2.90% 11.54%
US Total Benefits for Civilian Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.40% -33.33%
US Total Benefits for Private Industry Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.30% -50.00%
US Total Benefits for State and Local Government Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.70% 75.00%
US Total Compensation for Civilian Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.70% -22.22%
US Total Compensation for Civilian Workers YoY Q2 2021 2.90% 11.54%
US Total Compensation for Private Industry Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.80% -20.00%
US Total Compensation for Private Industry Workers YoY Q2 2021 3.10% 10.71%
US Total Compensation for State and Local Government Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.60% 50.00%
US Total Compensation for State and Local Government Workers YoY Q2 2021 2.00% 0.00%
US Wages and Salaries for Civilian Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.90% -10.00%
US Wages and Salaries for Private Industry Workers QoQ Q2 2021 1.00% -9.09%
US Wages and Salaries for State and Local Government Workers QoQ Q2 2021 0.50% 25.00%

Employment Situation

Last Updated: Jul 2 2021, 08:31 EDT    Next Release: Aug 6 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Average Hourly Earnings Jun 2021 30.40 USD 0.33%
US Average Hourly Earnings MoM Jun 2021 0.33% -23.42%
US Average Hourly Earnings YoY Jun 2021 3.58% 89.99%
US Labor Force Participation Rate Jun 2021 61.60% 0.00%
US Nonfarm Payrolls MoM Jun 2021 850.00K 45.80%
US Total Nonfarm Payrolls Jun 2021 145.76M 0.59%
US Total Private Average Weekly Hours Jun 2021 34.70 -0.29%
US Unemployed Looking for Full-time Work: For Less Than 5 Weeks Jun 2021 2.019M 31.53%
US Unemployment as Percent of the Labor Force and Marginally Attached Jun 2021 7.20% 9.09%
US Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.90% 1.72%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Men Jun 2021 6.00% -3.23%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Women Jun 2021 5.90% 5.36%
US Unemployment Rate: Asian Jun 2021 5.80% 5.45%
US Unemployment Rate: Black or African American Jun 2021 9.20% 1.10%
US Unemployment Rate: Hispanic or Latino Jun 2021 7.40% 1.37%
US Unemployment Rate: White Jun 2021 5.20% 1.96%

Import/Export Price Index

Last Updated: Jul 15 2021, 10:00 EDT    Next Release: Aug 13 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Export Index: Agricultural Commodities Jun 2021 230.20 1.45%
US Export Index: Agricultural Commodities MoM Jun 2021 1.45% -76.26%
US Export Index: Agricultural Commodities YoY Jun 2021 57.80% 1.05%
US Export Index: All Commodities Jun 2021 140.50 1.15%
US Export Index: Automotive Vehicles, Parts and Engines Jun 2021 115.30 0.09%
US Export Index: Capital Goods Jun 2021 113.30 0.44%
US Export Index: Fuels and Lubricants Jun 2021 205.70 4.52%
US Export Index: Nonagricultural Commodities Jun 2021 133.80 1.13%
US Export Index: Nonagricultural Industrial Supplies and Materials Jun 2021 190.20 2.09%
US Export Prices MoM Jun 2021 1.15% -47.82%
US Export Prices YoY Jun 2021 16.79% -4.12%
US Import Index: All Commodities Jun 2021 134.10 0.98%
US Import Index: All Imports Excluding Fuels Jun 2021 123.50 0.65%
US Import Index: Automotive Vehicles, Parts and Engines Jun 2021 112.00 0.00%
US Import Index: Capital Goods Jun 2021 89.40 0.22%
US Import Index: Consumer Goods, Excluding Autos Jun 2021 107.80 0.37%
US Import Index: Foods, Feeds, and Beverages Jun 2021 193.00 1.90%
US Import Index: Fuels and Lubricants MoM Jun 2021 4.67% -15.15%
US Import Index: Industrial Supplies and Materials Excluding Fuels Jun 2021 230.00 1.86%
US Import Prices MoM Jun 2021 0.98% -28.76%
US Import Prices YoY Jun 2021 11.19% -3.47%

Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey

Last Updated: Jul 8 2021, 00:08 EDT    Next Release: Aug 9 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Hires Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2021 4.10% -2.38%
US Hires: Total Nonfarm May 2021 5.927M -1.41%
US Job Openings Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2021 6.00% 0.00%
US Job Openings: Total Nonfarm May 2021 9.209M 0.17%
US Layoffs and Discharges Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2021 0.90% -10.00%
US Layoffs and Discharges: Total Nonfarm May 2021 1.368M -5.66%
US Quits Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2021 2.50% -10.71%
US Quits: Total Nonfarm May 2021 3.604M -9.72%
US Total Separations Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2021 3.70% -7.50%
US Total Separations: Total Nonfarm May 2021 5.318M -8.36%

Labor Productivity and Costs

Last Updated: Jun 3 2021, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: Aug 10 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Hours Worked: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2021 3.00% -70.00%
US Hours Worked: Nonfarm Business YoY Q1 2021 -2.90%
US Manufacturing Productivity Q1 2021 -1.70%
US Output per Hour: Business YoY Q1 2021 4.00% 60.00%
US Output per Hour: Manufacturing QoQ Q1 2021 -1.70%
US Output Per Hour: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2021 5.40%
US Output: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2021 8.60% 48.28%
US Output: Nonfarm Business YoY Q1 2021 1.10%
US Productivity Q1 2021 5.40%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Business Q1 2021 118.56 0.47%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Nonfarm Business Q1 2021 119.07 0.43%
US Unit Labor Costs: Business QoQ Q1 2021 1.90% -86.33%
US Unit Labor Costs: Manufacturing QoQ Q1 2021 10.70% 109.8%
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2021 1.70% -87.86%
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ 2020 4.30% 126.3%

Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment

Last Updated: Jul 28 2021, 10:10 EDT    Next Release: Sep 1 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
Austin, TX Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 4.50% 9.76%
Boston, MA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.70% 9.62%
Charlotte, NC Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.10% 8.51%
Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 10.70% 13.83%
Columbus, OH Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.70% 21.28%
Dallas, TX Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.40% 6.67%
Denver, CO Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.70 4.69%
Fort Worth, TX Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.70% 11.67%
Houston, TX Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 7.20% 9.09%
Indianapolis (consolidated), IN Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.70% 1.79%
Jacksonville, FL Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.50% 14.58%
Los Angeles, CA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 10.50% 2.94%
New York, NY Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 10.60% -2.75%
Philadelphia, PA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 8.60% 11.69%
Phoenix, AZ Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 7.10% 5.97%
San Antonio, TX Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.00% 13.21%
San Diego, CA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.70% 9.84%
San Francisco, CA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.40% 5.88%
San Jose, CA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.70% 7.55%
Seattle, WA Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 4.50% 12.50%
Washington, DC Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 7.20% 14.29%

Producer Price Index

Last Updated: Jul 14 2021, 08:31 EDT    Next Release: Aug 12 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Core Producer Price Index Jun 2021 124.80 0.89%
US Core Producer Price Index Jun 2021 124.80 0.97%
US Core Producer Price Index MoM Jun 2021 0.97% 49.03%
US Core Producer Price Index YoY Jun 2021 5.58% 15.59%
US Producer Price Index Jun 2021 126.00 0.96%
US Producer Price Index Jun 2021 126.30 1.04%
US Producer Price Index Excluding Food & Energy MoM Jun 2021 0.97% 49.03%
US Producer Price Index Excluding Food & Energy YoY Jun 2021 5.58% 15.59%
US Producer Price Index MoM Jun 2021 0.96% 19.03%
US Producer Price Index YoY Jun 2021 7.31% 11.31%
US Producer Price Index: Goods MoM Jun 2021 1.21% -17.88%
US Producer Price Index: Less Foods and Energy Jun 2021 124.80 0.97%

Real Earnings

Last Updated: Jul 13 2021, 08:32 EDT    Next Release: Aug 6 2021, 08:30 EDT (R)

Earnings series from the monthly establishment survey

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Real Average Hourly Earnings Jun 2021 11.22 1982-84 USD -0.53%
US Real Average Hourly Earnings MoM Jun 2021 -0.53%
US Real Average Hourly Earnings YoY Jun 2021 -1.67%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings Jun 2021 389.28 1982-84 USD -0.86%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings MoM Jun 2021 -0.86%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings YoY Jun 2021 -5.43%

Regional and State Employment and Unemployment

Last Updated: Jul 16 2021, 10:34 EDT    Next Release: Aug 20 2021, 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 Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
California Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 7.70% 0.00%
Florida Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.00% 2.04%
Georgia Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 4.00% -2.44%
Illinois Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 7.20% 1.41%
Michigan Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.00% 0.00%
New York Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 7.70% -1.28%
North Carolina Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 4.60% -4.17%
Ohio Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 5.20% 4.00%
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.90% -1.43%
Texas Unemployment Rate Jun 2021 6.50% -1.52%

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