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 2 2020, 08:35 EDT    Next Release: Jul 14 2020, 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 May 2020 255.77 -0.05%
US Consumer Price Index May 2020 256.39 0.00%
US Consumer Price Index MoM May 2020 -0.05%
US Consumer Price Index YoY May 2020 0.24% -37.40%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy May 2020 265.44 -0.06%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy May 2020 265.80 -0.11%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy MoM May 2020 -0.06%
US Consumer Price Index: All Items Less Food and Energy YoY May 2020 1.24% -14.03%
US Core Consumer Price Index May 2020 265.44 -0.06%
US Core Consumer Price Index MoM May 2020 -0.06%
US Core Consumer Price Index MoM May 2020 -0.06%
US Core Consumer Price Index YoY May 2020 1.24% -14.03%

Employment Cost Index

Last Updated: Apr 30 2020, 08:30 EDT    Next Release: Jul 31 2020, 08:30 EDT

The Employment Cost Index (ECI) measures the cost of labor, uncompromised from shifts in occupations and industries.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Employment Cost Index QoQ Q1 2020 0.80% 14.29%
US Employment Cost Index YoY Q1 2020 2.80% 3.70%
US Total Benefits for Civilian Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.40% -33.33%
US Total Benefits for Private Industry Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.20% -60.00%
US Total Benefits for State and Local Government Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.90% 12.50%
US Total Compensation for Civilian Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.80% 14.29%
US Total Compensation for Private Industry Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.80% 14.29%
US Total Compensation for Private Industry Workers YoY Q1 2020 2.80% 3.70%
US Total Compensation for State and Local Government Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.70% 16.67%
US Total Compensation for State and Local Government Workers YoY Q1 2020 2.80% -3.45%
US Wages and Salaries for Civilian Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.90% 28.57%
US Wages and Salaries for Private Industry Workers QoQ Q1 2020 1.00% 42.86%
US Wages and Salaries for State and Local Government Workers QoQ Q1 2020 0.60% 20.00%

Employment Situation

Last Updated: Jul 2 2020, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: Aug 7 2020, 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 conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Average Hourly Earnings MoM Jun 2020 -1.18%
US Average Hourly Earnings YoY Jun 2020 5.04% -24.03%
US Labor Force Participation Rate Jun 2020 61.50% 1.15%
US Nonfarm Payrolls MoM Jun 2020 4.80M 77.84%
US Total Nonfarm Payrolls Jun 2020 137.80M 3.61%
US Total Private Average Weekly Hours Jun 2020 34.50 -0.58%
US Unemployed Looking for Full-time Work: For Less Than 5 Weeks Jun 2020 2.784M -9.17%
US Unemployment as Percent of the Labor Force and Marginally Attached Jun 2020 12.60% -11.27%
US Unemployment Rate Jun 2020 11.10% -16.54%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Men Jun 2020 10.00% -11.50%
US Unemployment Rate of the Full-time Labor Force: Women Jun 2020 10.80% -16.28%
US Unemployment Rate: Asian Jun 2020 13.80% -8.00%
US Unemployment Rate: Black or African American Jun 2020 15.40% -8.33%
US Unemployment Rate: Hispanic or Latino Jun 2020 14.50% -17.61%
US Unemployment Rate: White Jun 2020 10.10% -18.55%

Import/Export Price Index

Last Updated: Jun 12 2020, 10:00 EDT    Next Release: Jul 15 2020, 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 May 2020 170.00 -0.47%
US Export Index: Agricultural Commodities MoM May 2020 -0.47%
US Export Index: Agricultural Commodities YoY May 2020 -6.20%
US Export Index: All Commodities May 2020 119.10 0.51%
US Export Index: Automotive Vehicles, Parts and Engines May 2020 114.20 -0.09%
US Export Index: Capital Goods May 2020 111.40 -0.18%
US Export Index: Fuels and Lubricants May 2020 109.30 9.19%
US Export Index: Nonagricultural Commodities May 2020 115.20 0.61%
US Export Index: Nonagricultural Industrial Supplies and Materials May 2020 129.70 2.29%
US Export Prices MoM May 2020 0.51%
US Export Prices YoY May 2020 -6.00%
US Import Index: All Commodities May 2020 119.40 1.02%
US Import Index: All Imports Excluding Fuels May 2020 115.70 0.09%
US Import Index: Automotive Vehicles, Parts and Engines May 2020 110.70 -0.09%
US Import Index: Capital Goods May 2020 88.00 0.00%
US Import Index: Consumer Goods, Excluding Autos May 2020 106.50 0.09%
US Import Index: Foods, Feeds, and Beverages May 2020 180.00 2.21%
US Import Index: Fuels and Lubricants MoM May 2020 20.49%
US Import Index: Industrial Supplies and Materials Excluding Fuels May 2020 168.90 -0.82%
US Import Prices MoM May 2020 1.02%
US Import Prices YoY May 2020 -5.98%

Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey

Last Updated: Jul 7 2020, 10:01 EDT    Next Release: Aug 10 2020, 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 2020 4.90% 58.06%
US Hires: Total Nonfarm May 2020 6.487M 60.29%
US Job Openings Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2020 3.90% 5.41%
US Job Openings: Total Nonfarm May 2020 5.397M 8.03%
US Layoffs and Discharges Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2020 1.40% -76.27%
US Layoffs and Discharges: Total Nonfarm May 2020 1.796M -76.70%
US Quits Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2020 1.60% 14.29%
US Quits: Total Nonfarm May 2020 2.067M 10.12%
US Total Separations Rate: Total Nonfarm May 2020 3.10% -59.21%
US Total Separations: Total Nonfarm May 2020 4.145M -58.45%

Labor Productivity and Costs

Last Updated: Jun 4 2020, 08:33 EDT    Next Release: Aug 14 2020, 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 2020 -5.60%
US Hours Worked: Nonfarm Business YoY Q1 2020 -0.70%
US Manufacturing Productivity Q1 2020 0.30%
US Output per Hour: Business YoY Q1 2020 0.70% -63.16%
US Output per Hour: Manufacturing QoQ Q1 2020 0.30%
US Output Per Hour: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2020 -0.90%
US Output: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2020 -6.50%
US Output: Nonfarm Business YoY Q1 2020 0.00% -100.0%
US Productivity Q1 2020 -0.90%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Business Q1 2020 112.97 1.16%
US Unit Labor Costs Index: Nonfarm Business Q1 2020 113.42 1.26%
US Unit Labor Costs: Business QoQ Q1 2020 4.70% 113.6%
US Unit Labor Costs: Manufacturing QoQ Q1 2020 6.90% 9.52%
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ Q1 2020 5.10% 131.8%
US Unit Labor Costs: Nonfarm Business QoQ 2019 1.80% 0.00%

Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment

Last Updated: Jul 1 2020, 10:10 EDT    Next Release: Jul 29 2020, 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 May 2020 11.60% -7.20%
Boston, MA Unemployment Rate May 2020 16.30% 11.64%
Charlotte, NC Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.90% 6.92%
Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate May 2020 17.00% -9.09%
Columbus, OH Unemployment Rate May 2020 10.90% -20.44%
Dallas, TX Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.80% -1.54%
Denver, CO Unemployment Rate May 2020 11.40 -14.93%
Fort Worth, TX Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.10% -2.96%
Houston, TX Unemployment Rate May 2020 14.10% -2.08%
Indianapolis (consolidated), IN Unemployment Rate May 2020 11.20% -20.00%
Jacksonville, FL Unemployment Rate May 2020 11.80% 2.61%
Los Angeles, CA Unemployment Rate May 2020 20.80% 0.48%
New York, NY Unemployment Rate May 2020 18.30% 22.00%
Philadelphia, PA Unemployment Rate May 2020 15.00% -7.98%
Phoenix, AZ Unemployment Rate May 2020 8.80% -31.78%
San Antonio, TX Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.00% -5.80%
San Diego, CA Unemployment Rate May 2020 14.70% 0.00%
San Francisco, CA Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.60% 0.00%
San Jose, CA Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.00% -5.80%
Seattle, WA Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.20% -3.65%
Washington, DC Unemployment Rate May 2020 8.50% -23.42%

Producer Price Index

Last Updated: Jun 18 2020, 13:52 EDT    Next Release: Jul 10 2020, 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 May 2020 118.10 -0.25%
US Core Producer Price Index May 2020 118.10 -0.08%
US Core Producer Price Index MoM May 2020 -0.08%
US Core Producer Price Index YoY May 2020 0.34% -42.86%
US Producer Price Index May 2020 117.50 0.43%
US Producer Price Index May 2020 117.60 0.43%
US Producer Price Index Excluding Food & Energy MoM May 2020 -0.08%
US Producer Price Index Excluding Food & Energy YoY May 2020 0.34% -42.86%
US Producer Price Index MoM May 2020 0.43%
US Producer Price Index YoY May 2020 -0.84%
US Producer Price Index: Goods MoM May 2020 1.63%
US Producer Price Index: Less Foods and Energy May 2020 118.10 -0.08%

Real Earnings

Last Updated: Jul 2 2020, 08:34 EDT    Next Release: Jul 14 2020, 08:30 EDT

Earnings series from the monthly establishment survey

Major Indicators from this Report Period Value Chg Prev
US Real Average Hourly Earnings May 2020 11.62 1982-84 USD -0.94%
US Real Average Hourly Earnings MoM May 2020 -0.94%
US Real Average Hourly Earnings YoY May 2020 6.41% -14.71%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings May 2020 403.21 1982-84 USD 0.47%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings MoM May 2020 0.47% -91.99%
US Real Average Weekly Earnings YoY May 2020 27.48% 5.29%

Regional and State Employment and Unemployment

Last Updated: Jun 19 2020, 10:30 EDT    Next Release: Jul 17 2020, 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
Alabama Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.90% -28.26%
Alaska Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.60% -6.67%
Arizona Unemployment Rate May 2020 8.90% -33.58%
Arkansas Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.50% -12.04%
California Unemployment Rate May 2020 16.30% -0.61%
Colorado Unemployment Rate May 2020 10.20% -16.39%
Connecticut Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.40% 13.25%
Delaware Unemployment Rate May 2020 15.80% 6.04%
Florida Unemployment Rate May 2020 14.50% 5.07%
Georgia Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.70% -23.02%
Hawaii Unemployment Rate May 2020 22.60% -5.04%
Idaho Unemployment Rate May 2020 8.90% -24.58%
Illinois Unemployment Rate May 2020 15.20% -11.63%
Indiana Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.30% -29.71%
Iowa Unemployment Rate May 2020 10.00% -9.09%
Kansas Unemployment Rate May 2020 10.00% -15.97%
Kentucky Unemployment Rate May 2020 11.00% -33.73%
Louisiana Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.30% -11.92%
Maine Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.30% -10.58%
Maryland Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.90% -1.98%
Massachusetts Unemployment Rate May 2020 16.30% 0.62%
Michigan Unemployment Rate May 2020 21.20% -11.67%
Minnesota Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.90% 13.79%
Mississippi Unemployment Rate May 2020 10.60% -34.97%
Missouri Unemployment Rate May 2020 10.10% -0.98%
Montana Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.00% -24.37%
Nebraska Unemployment Rate May 2020 5.20% -40.23%
Nevada Unemployment Rate May 2020 25.30% -15.95%
Ohio Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.70% -22.16%
Oklahoma Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.60% -14.29%
Oregon Unemployment Rate May 2020 14.20% -4.70%
Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.10% -18.63%
Tennessee Unemployment Rate May 2020 11.30% -27.10%
Texas Unemployment Rate May 2020 13.00% -3.70%
Utah Unemployment Rate May 2020 8.50% -18.27%
Vermont Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.70% -23.03%
Virginia Unemployment Rate May 2020 9.40% -16.07%
Washington Unemployment Rate May 2020 15.10% -7.36%
Wisconsin Unemployment Rate May 2020 12.00% -11.76%
Wyoming Unemployment Rate May 2020 8.80% -8.33%

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