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Nov
20

Consumer Price Index, South Region-October 2014

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.3 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
15

Fatal Work Injuries in Alabama-2013

Fatal work injuries totaled 66 in 2013 for Alabama.

Jul
09

Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013

Louisville and Memphis had mean wages significantly higher than the U.S. average wage for light truck or delivery services drivers.

Alabama Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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2,146.9 2,139.8 2,135.4 2,127.3 2,119.1 (P) 2,118.0

Employment (1)

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1,999.9 1,994.9 1,986.7 1,980.0 1,978.6 (P) 1,984.5

Unemployment (1)

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147.0 144.9 148.7 147.2 140.6 (P) 133.5

Unemployment Rate (2)

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6.8 6.8 7.0 6.9 6.6 (P) 6.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,913.3 1,912.9 1,918.1 1,927.8 1,940.2 (P) 1,942.4

12-month % change

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0.6 0.5 0.7 1.1 2.0 (P) 1.8

Mining and Logging (3)

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12.1 12.1 12.2 12.2 12.2 (P) 12.2

12-month % change

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-0.8 -0.8 2.5 2.5 2.5 (P) 2.5

Construction (3)

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78.3 77.0 79.7 81.1 81.6 (P) 82.1

12-month % change

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-1.6 -3.1 0.5 2.0 3.6 (P) 4.6

Manufacturing (4)

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251.4 253.7 254.8 256.6 257.5 (P) 257.3

12-month % change

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1.0 1.4 2.2 2.6 3.0 (P) 3.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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369.2 369.6 369.4 368.5 370.1 (P) 369.5

12-month % change

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0.2 0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.5 (P) -0.3

Information (3)

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22.3 22.4 22.3 22.2 21.9 (P) 22.3

12-month % change

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-1.3 -0.9 -1.3 -1.8 -2.7 (P) 0.0

Financial Activities (3)

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95.2 94.6 93.8 94.1 93.7 (P) 93.2

12-month % change

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1.5 0.9 -0.1 -0.1 0.0 (P) -1.4

Professional & Business Services (3)

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222.1 222.6 221.8 223.8 226.7 (P) 228.1

12-month % change

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1.2 1.6 1.6 2.5 4.3 (P) 4.6

Education & Health Services (3)

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225.3 224.0 225.6 225.8 225.6 (P) 225.2

12-month % change

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1.8 1.1 2.4 2.1 1.6 (P) 0.8

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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182.8 181.6 183.6 186.3 191.8 (P) 195.0

12-month % change

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2.6 1.6 2.4 4.0 6.4 (P) 6.5

Other Services (3)

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79.4 78.4 78.8 79.1 79.3 (P) 79.2

12-month % change

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-0.3 -1.8 -1.1 -1.2 -1.1 (P) -0.4

Government (3)

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375.2 376.9 376.1 378.1 379.8 (P) 378.3

12-month % change

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-0.6 0.0 -1.5 -0.6 0.6 (P) 0.3

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Birmingham Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Nov 2014
Huntsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Pay, Unemployment,
Economic Summary Nov 2014
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2014
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2014
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2014
Occupational Employment And Wages In Huntsville, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Mobile, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release May 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in Alabama-2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Oct 2014
Measures of Labor Underutilization in Alabama-2013 Unemployment News Release Apr 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Birmingham-Hoover, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release May 2014
Union Membership in Alabama - 2013 Employment News Release Feb 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region-October 2014 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2014
County Employment and Wages in Alabama-Second Quarter 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Oct 2014