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Jul
17

Consumer Price Index, South Region – June 2015

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.5 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
08

Occupational Employment and Wages in Bowling Green – May 2014

Workers in the Bowling Green Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $17.62 in May 2014, about 22 percent below the nationwide average of $22.71.

Jun
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Cincinnati-Middletown — May 2014

Workers in the Cincinnati-Middletown Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.23 in May 2014, about 2 percent below the nationwide average of $22.71.

Kentucky Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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1,981.8 1,988.1 1,993.1 1,997.2 1,995.7 (P) 1,979.7

Employment (1)

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1,873.0 1,883.7 1,890.9 1,896.1 1,892.9 (P) 1,878.5

Unemployment (1)

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108.8 104.4 102.2 101.0 102.8 (P) 101.1

Unemployment Rate (2)

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5.5 5.3 5.1 5.1 5.2 (P) 5.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,882.9 1,886.9 1,879.2 1,887.4 1,892.0 (P) 1,894.2

12-month % change

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2.1 2.5 1.9 1.9 2.1 (P) 2.2

Mining and Logging (3)

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15.8 15.7 15.5 15.5 15.2 (P) 15.0

12-month % change

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-4.8 -4.8 -6.1 -6.1 -8.4 (P) -9.1

Construction (3)

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75.1 76.2 72.0 73.7 75.3 (P) 75.8

12-month % change

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6.8 7.9 0.0 2.1 4.0 (P) 4.0

Manufacturing (3)

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240.2 236.7 236.6 237.4 237.8 (P) 240.6

12-month % change

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3.8 2.1 1.9 1.9 1.7 (P) 2.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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382.1 383.2 380.4 382.0 381.3 (P) 380.2

12-month % change

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2.3 2.5 1.7 1.8 1.4 (P) 1.0

Information (3)

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25.8 25.7 25.9 26.1 25.7 (P) 25.8

12-month % change

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-2.6 -2.3 -1.5 -0.4 -1.9 (P) -1.9

Financial Activities (3)

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90.2 91.0 90.8 90.3 91.5 (P) 92.5

12-month % change

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1.2 2.1 1.9 0.9 2.0 (P) 3.0

Professional & Business Services (3)

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214.8 216.4 218.0 216.9 219.7 (P) 218.6

12-month % change

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3.6 5.2 4.7 3.4 4.4 (P) 4.3

Education & Health Services (3)

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264.5 266.0 265.3 266.7 268.0 (P) 271.1

12-month % change

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1.4 1.9 2.0 2.4 3.4 (P) 4.6

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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187.4 190.1 188.0 188.9 188.9 (P) 185.4

12-month % change

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3.3 5.0 4.0 3.0 3.7 (P) 1.4

Other Services (3)

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63.5 63.7 64.4 64.5 63.4 (P) 64.3

12-month % change

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-0.6 0.2 1.3 1.1 -0.8 (P) 1.1

Government (3)

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323.5 322.2 322.3 325.4 325.2 (P) 324.9

12-month % change

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0.2 0.2 0.2 1.0 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.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Huntington Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Lexington, KY, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Louisville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Evansville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Cincinnati Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2015
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2015
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2015
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2015
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kentucky – 2014 Unemployment News Release May 2015
Minimum Wage Workers in Kentucky-2013 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2014
Consumer Price Index, Cincinnati-Hamilton – Second Half 2014 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Louisville-Jefferson County – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lexington-Fayette – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Cincinnati-Middletown — May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
County Employent And Wages In Kentucky-First Quarter 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region – June 2015 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2015
Union Membership in Kentucky — 2014 Employment News Release Feb 2015
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 Jul 2015
Bowling Green, KY, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bowling Green – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2015