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March 03, 2015
Real average hourly earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls increased 2.4 percent from January 2014 to January 2015. The increase in hourly earnings, combined with a 0.6-percent increase in the average workweek, led to a 3.0-percent increase in real average weekly earnings over the year.
March 02, 2015
The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers declined 0.1 percent from January 2014 to January 2015. That was the first over-the-year decline since the 12-month period ending October 2009.
February 27, 2015
About 62.8 million people volunteered through or for an organization at least once between September 2013 and September 2014. That was 25.3 percent of the population 16 years and older. The main organization where volunteers worked was most often religious (33.3 percent of all volunteers). Many volunteers also worked at educational or youth service organizations (25.1 percent) and social or community service organizations (14.4 percent).
February 26, 2015
An estimated 5,780 state and local government transit and intercity bus drivers suffered injuries on the job in 2013. These injuries required at least one day away from work. Transportation incidents were the most common event that lead to a workplace injury or illness among state and local bus drivers in 2011 and 2013.
Three recent editions of Spotlight on Statistics
Housing: before, during, and after the Great Recession
looks at consumer expenditures on household items, employment in residential construction, prices for household items, and injuries in occupations involved in building and maintaining our homes.
Women veterans in the labor force examines the demographic, employment, and unemployment characteristics of women veterans.
BLS Statistics by Occupation provides an overview of occupational employment and wages with an emphasis on STEM jobs and occupational data by typical entry-level education required.