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Apr
15

Consumer Price Index, Boston-Brockton-Nashua — March 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Boston-Brockton-Nashua area edged up 0.5 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
14

Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – March 2016

Prices in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged up 0.2 percent for the third consecutive month in March.

Mar
17

Average Energy Prices In Boston-Brockton-Nashua – February 2016

Boston area households paid an average of $1.788 a gallon for gasoline in February 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Connecticut Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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(4) 1,883.8 (4) 1,884.3 (4) 1,885.2 1,892.3 1,896.1 (P) 1,901.9

Employment (1)

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(4) 1,783.0 (4) 1,783.0 (4) 1,783.1 1,788.5 1,791.6 (P) 1,794.3

Unemployment (1)

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(4) 100.8 (4) 101.4 (4) 102.1 103.8 104.5 (P) 107.6

Unemployment Rate (2)

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(4) 5.4 (4) 5.4 (4) 5.4 5.5 5.5 (P) 5.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,673.2 1,678.5 1,680.0 1,681.2 1,685.3 (P) 1,685.6

12-month % change

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0.4 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.9 (P) 0.9

Mining and Logging (3)

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0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 (P) 0.5

12-month % change

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0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -16.7 (P) -16.7

Construction (3)

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57.0 57.7 57.4 58.1 58.1 (P) 57.0

12-month % change

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0.9 2.5 1.2 2.1 2.5 (P) 0.0

Manufacturing (3)

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158.4 158.8 158.5 158.8 159.9 (P) 159.7

12-month % change

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-0.3 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 0.8 (P) 0.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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297.2 298.5 299.3 298.5 298.5 (P) 299.8

12-month % change

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0.4 0.8 1.0 0.7 1.0 (P) 1.3

Information (3)

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32.6 32.7 32.9 33.1 33.6 (P) 33.7

12-month % change

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1.9 0.9 1.5 2.5 4.3 (P) 4.3

Financial Activities (3)

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130.2 130.1 130.3 131.5 130.9 (P) 130.8

12-month % change

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0.9 0.6 0.8 1.3 0.9 (P) 0.7

Professional & Business Services (3)

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216.4 216.7 217.4 216.9 216.6 (P) 216.9

12-month % change

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1.4 1.1 1.3 0.6 0.2 (P) 0.4

Education & Health Services (3)

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326.7 327.9 327.6 325.1 329.1 (P) 329.2

12-month % change

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0.3 0.6 0.4 -0.4 0.9 (P) 1.0

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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152.7 153.5 153.9 154.9 155.0 (P) 155.5

12-month % change

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1.6 1.9 2.3 2.4 2.9 (P) 3.0

Other Services (3)

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63.9 64.3 64.6 65.4 65.6 (P) 64.7

12-month % change

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0.6 1.4 1.7 2.8 3.0 (P) 1.4

Government (3)

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237.5 237.7 237.5 238.3 237.5 (P) 237.8

12-month % change

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-1.0 -0.9 -0.8 -0.5 -0.8 (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.
(4) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Bridgeport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
Hartford Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2016
New Haven Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2016
Norwich Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2016
New England - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2016
New England - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2016
New England Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New England Consumer price indexes Table May 2016
Average Energy Prices In Boston-Brockton-Nashua – February 2016 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2016
Business Employment Dynamics in New England Employment Table Feb 2013
Business Employment Dynamics in New England Employment Table Nov 2014
Occupational injuries and illnesses in Connecticut Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in Connecticut (PDF) Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2015
Occupational injuries and illnesses in New England Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2013
Occupational injuries and illnesses in New England (PDF) Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2015
2014 Data on Employment Status by State and Demographic Group Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2015
Union Membership of wage and salary workers in New England Employment Table Mar 2012
Union Membership of wage and salary workers in New England (PDF) Employment Table Mar 2012
Women’s Earnings in Connecticut -2013 Pay News Release Mar 2015
New England and State Multiple Jobholders: 1997-2010 Employment Table Oct 2011
New England and State Multiple Jobholders: 1997-2010 (PDF) Employment Table Oct 2011
County Employment and Wages in Connecticut — Fourth Quarter 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2015
New England and State Unemployment - 2014 Unemployment News Release Apr 2015
New England and State Unemployment — October 2015 Unemployment News Release Dec 2015
Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Connecticut – 2011 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2013
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Connecticut — 2014 Unemployment News Release Jun 2015
Union Membership in Massachusetts and Connecticut - 2012 Employment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk — May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2015
Consumer Price Index, Boston-Brockton-Nashua — March 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2016
Consumer Price Index Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area - December 2015 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2016
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – February 2016 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2016
Consumer Price Index Northeast (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the New York Area: 2013–14 Consumer spending News Release Jan 2016
Consumer Price Index US City Average (1982-84 = 100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Connecticut’s Metropolitan Areas-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Nov 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages for Registered Nurses and Nursing Assistants in Connecticut’s Metropolitan Areas - May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – March 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2015
Fatal Work Injuries in New England - 2014 Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2015
Danbury Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2016
STEM OCCUPATIONAL EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES IN NEW ENGLAND-MAY 2014 Pay News Release Feb 2016