Inflation & Prices

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Prices - Consumer
All Urban Consumers (Current Series)
(Consumer Price Index - CPI)
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Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (Current Series)
(Consumer Price Index - CPI)
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All Urban Consumers (Chained CPI)
(Consumer Price Index - CPI)
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Average Price Data
(Consumer Price Index - CPI)
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Department Store Inventory Price Index
(Consumer Price Index - CPI)
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Prices - Producer
Industry Data
(Producer Price Index - PPI)
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Commodity Data including "headline" FD-ID indexes
(Producer Price Index - PPI)
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Prices - International
Import/Export Price Indexes
(International Price Program - IPP)
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Employment

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Monthly
Employment, Hours, and Earnings - National
(Current Employment Statistics - CES)
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Employment, Hours, and Earnings - State and Metro Area
(Current Employment Statistics - CES)
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Labor Force Statistics
(Current Population Survey - CPS)
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Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)
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Quarterly
State and County Employment and Wages
(Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages - QCEW)
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Business Employment Dynamics (BDM)
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Annual & Other
Employment and Wages from Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) survey
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American Time Use Survey (ATUS)
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Union Affiliation Data
(Current Population Survey - CPS)
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Marital and family labor force statistics
(Current Population Survey - CPS)
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Employment Projections
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Green Goods and Services
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Unemployment

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Rates & Levels
Labor Force Statistics including the National Unemployment Rate
(Current Population Survey - CPS)
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Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS)
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Layoffs
Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS)
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Pay & Benefits

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Pay
National Compensation Survey
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Pay & Cost of Benefits
Employment Cost Index
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Employer Cost for Employee Compensation
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Benefit Incidence & Provisions
Employee Benefits Survey
(1985 to 2006)

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National Compensation Survey - Benefits (Beginning with
2010 data)*
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*2007 to 2009 benefits data are not available in the National Compensation Survey data base.
For data during these years, see the NCS publication archive.

Work Stoppages
Work Stoppages Data
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Pay (from an Employment Survey)
Weekly & Hourly Earnings
(Current Population Survey - CPS)
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Employment and Wages from Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) survey
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Earnings - National
(Current Employment Statistics - CES)
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State and County Wages
(Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages - QCEW)
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Spending & Time Use

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Spending
Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)
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Time Use
American Time Use Survey (ATUS)
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Productivity

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Productivity
Major Sector Productivity and Costs
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Major Sector Multifactor Productivity
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Industry Productivity and Costs
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International Labor Comparisons
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Workplace Injuries

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Workplace Injuries & Illnesses
Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (2011 forward)
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Nonfatal cases involving days away from work: selected characteristics (2011 forward)
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Occupational Injuries and Illnesses: Industry Data
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Occupational Injuries and Illnesses and Fatal Injuries Profiles
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International

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International Comparisons
International Labor Comparisons
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Prices - International
Import/Export Price Indexes
(International Price Program - IPP)
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Employment Projections

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Selected Occupational Projections Data
Search by Education and Occupation
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National Employment Matrix
Search by Occupation
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Search by Industry
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Regional Resources

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Regional Top-Picks, Tables, and Text Files
New England Information Office
(Boston, MA)
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New York-New Jersey Information Office
(New York, NY)
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Mid-Atlantic Information Office
(Philadelphia, PA)
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Southeast Information Office
(Atlanta, GA)
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Midwest Information office
(Chicago, IL)
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Southwest Information Office
(Dallas, TX)
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Mountain-Plains Information Office
(Kansas City, MO)
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Western Information Office
(San Francisco, CA)
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Historical News Release Tables

Table Name News Release Tables
Historical 'A' Tables (Household data): Previous years and months
Employment Situation News Release (monthly)
Current Population Survey (CPS)
Tables
Historical 'B' Tables (Establishment data): Previous years and months
Employment Situation News Release (monthly)
Current Employment Statistics (CES)
Tables
Weekly Earnings Tables: Previous quarters
Usual Weekly Earnings of Wage and Salary Workers News Release (quarterly)
Current Population Survey (CPS)
Tables
Union Affiliation Tables: Previous years
Union Members News Release (annual)
Current Population Survey (CPS)
Tables
Access to Historical Data Series by Subject: Previous years and months
Browse labor force, employment, unemployment, and other data by subject
Current Population Survey (CPS)
Tables

Create Customized Maps

Create Customized Maps
Mapping Unemployment Rates (States, Metropolitan Areas, Counties)
Maps

Calculators

Calculator Name Calculator
Inflation
Easily find out how the buying power of the dollar has changed over the years using the inflation calculator.
Calculator
Location Quotient
Provides a way to readily compare the industrial activity levels among different areas of the country.
Calculator
Injury and Illness
Allows users to calculate injury and illness incidence rates for their specific establishment or firm and to compare them with the averages for the Nation, for States, and for the industry in which the establishment is found.
Calculator

 

Public Data Application Programming Interface (API)

Public Data API API
The BLS Public Data API gives the public access to raw economic data from all BLS programs
Application Progrmming Interface

About the Tools

Most Requested Statistics Allows users to quickly retrieve BLS time series data from lists of those most commonly requested.

Create Customized Tables (one screen) This application requires a Java-enabled browser. Choose the data you want from BLS databases on a simple, one-screen form.

Create Customized Tables (multiple screens) A form-based query application which allows you to obtain BLS time series data based on choices you make.

Flat Files (FTP) A link to the BLS Download server. Given the limitations on the amount of data which can be extracted using any of the applications provided on the Web site, the Download server can be ideal for those users requiring large volumes of time series data.