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Aug
16

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – July 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest was down 0.5 percent in July following four consecutive monthly increases, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
10

Business Employment Dynamics in Kansas – Fourth Quarter 2015

From September 2015 to December 2015, gross job gains in private sector establishments in Kansas totaled 70,654, while gross job losses numbered 62,682, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported.

Aug
04

Occupational Employment and Wages in Topeka – May 2015

Workers in the Topeka Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.24 in May 2015, about 13 percent below the nationwide average of $23.23.

Kansas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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1,513.2 1,512.5 1,509.3 1,504.3 1,497.4 (P) 1,490.2

Employment (1)

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1,452.7 1,453.0 1,452.1 1,448.8 1,440.7 (P) 1,429.9

Unemployment (1)

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60.5 59.5 57.2 55.5 56.7 (P) 60.4

Unemployment Rate (2)

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4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.8 (P) 4.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,396.3 1,399.2 1,395.4 1,398.6 1,401.3 (P) 1,395.7

12-month % change

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-0.4 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.1 (P) -0.3

Mining and Logging (3)

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7.7 7.5 7.4 7.5 7.4 (P) 7.4

12-month % change

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-18.9 -17.6 -15.9 -13.8 -14.0 (P) -11.9

Construction (3)

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57.6 57.8 57.9 56.9 56.5 (P) 56.0

12-month % change

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-5.7 -4.8 -5.1 -6.0 -6.5 (P) -7.3

Manufacturing (3)

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161.2 160.6 159.8 160.2 160.6 (P) 160.0

12-month % change

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-1.0 -1.1 0.3 -1.1 -0.7 (P) -0.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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264.2 266.9 265.0 266.0 265.8 (P) 264.5

12-month % change

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0.0 1.1 0.3 0.3 -0.1 (P) -0.6

Information (3)

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20.0 19.9 20.0 20.1 19.6 (P) 19.5

12-month % change

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-6.1 -6.1 -5.2 -3.8 -6.7 (P) -7.1

Financial Activities (3)

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80.6 80.2 80.6 80.7 80.4 (P) 80.0

12-month % change

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1.6 1.0 1.3 1.6 1.3 (P) 0.5

Professional & Business Services (3)

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176.8 178.1 178.3 181.0 182.8 (P) 181.2

12-month % change

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-1.1 -0.2 0.3 1.5 2.2 (P) 1.3

Education & Health Services (3)

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195.8 194.8 195.4 195.6 196.7 (P) 196.8

12-month % change

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1.2 0.7 0.7 0.9 1.4 (P) 1.3

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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128.5 128.8 127.1 126.5 127.6 (P) 127.6

12-month % change

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2.0 2.7 1.4 1.3 1.8 (P) 1.7

Other Services (3)

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48.2 48.2 48.1 48.2 47.8 (P) 47.6

12-month % change

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0.6 1.3 0.8 0.8 -0.2 (P) -0.6

Government (3)

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255.7 256.4 255.8 255.9 256.1 (P) 255.1

12-month % change

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-0.5 -0.3 -0.5 -0.5 -0.4 (P) -0.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Topeka Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Wichita Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Kansas City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Aug 2016
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Aug 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and select metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Dec 2015
Kansas City Area Employment – May 2016 Employment News Release Jun 2016
Business Employment Dynamics in Kansas – Fourth Quarter 2015 Employment News Release Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – July 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2016
County Employment and Wages in Kansas – Second Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2015
Consumer Price Index, Kansas City – First Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kansas City — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Topeka – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Wichita – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Annual averages U.S., Denver, Kansas City, and St. Louis Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2016
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Jan 2016
Kansas City, Mo.-Ks., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Aug 2016
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Aug 2016
Lawrence Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kansas – 2015 Unemployment News Release Mar 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Joseph — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2016