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Sep
23

County Employent And Wages In Kentucky – First Quarter 2016

Each of Kentucky’s three large counties reported employment gains from March 2015 to March 2016 the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today.

Sep
16

Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South inched up 0.1 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
16

Consumer Price Index, South Region – July 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged down 0.2 percent in July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Kentucky Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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1,982.1 1,982.7 1,980.3 1,974.0 1,967.5 (P) 1,969.1

Employment (1)

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1,870.1 1,876.4 1,879.1 1,874.6 1,870.1 (P) 1,872.1

Unemployment (1)

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112.0 106.2 101.2 99.4 97.4 (P) 97.0

Unemployment Rate (2)

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5.6 5.4 5.1 5.0 5.0 (P) 4.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,908.9 1,903.9 1,903.6 1,904.7 1,903.4 (P) 1,904.7

12-month % change

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2.0 1.8 1.2 1.2 1.0 (P) 1.0

Mining and Logging (3)

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12.1 12.0 11.7 11.4 11.3 (P) 11.1

12-month % change

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-18.2 -17.8 -19.3 -20.3 -19.9 (P) -19.0

Construction (3)

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76.7 74.5 74.4 75.8 74.3 (P) 73.9

12-month % change

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3.5 -0.9 -0.9 1.2 -3.0 (P) -2.5

Manufacturing (3)

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243.4 242.4 243.4 243.1 246.2 (P) 241.9

12-month % change

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1.8 2.8 1.2 1.0 2.1 (P) -0.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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400.6 397.4 398.2 397.0 395.2 (P) 395.5

12-month % change

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4.4 3.4 3.1 2.7 2.1 (P) 1.9

Information (3)

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24.6 24.6 23.7 23.9 23.8 (P) 24.1

12-month % change

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-3.1 -2.8 -6.3 -5.2 -5.9 (P) -4.0

Financial Activities (3)

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93.7 94.5 94.4 95.0 96.5 (P) 97.0

12-month % change

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2.1 2.8 2.5 3.0 4.7 (P) 5.2

Professional & Business Services (3)

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219.3 220.2 217.9 217.8 216.3 (P) 216.3

12-month % change

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2.9 3.9 1.6 1.0 0.4 (P) 0.6

Education & Health Services (3)

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272.2 272.4 272.0 273.6 273.7 (P) 275.4

12-month % change

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3.9 3.8 3.1 3.8 3.6 (P) 4.4

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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189.6 188.5 190.5 188.8 188.8 (P) 190.5

12-month % change

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2.7 1.3 2.0 0.7 0.5 (P) 1.1

Other Services (3)

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63.3 62.2 62.3 63.0 63.7 (P) 63.8

12-month % change

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-0.2 -1.7 -2.0 -1.1 0.6 (P) 0.5

Government (3)

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313.4 315.2 315.1 315.3 313.6 (P) 315.2

12-month % change

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-1.8 -1.2 -1.2 -1.0 -1.2 (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 Sep 2016
Lexington, KY, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Louisville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Evansville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Cincinnati Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2016
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2016
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2016
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Kentucky – 2015 Unemployment News Release Mar 2016
Minimum Wage Workers in Kentucky – 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Consumer Price Index, Cincinnati-Hamilton — First Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Louisville-Jefferson County—May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lexington-Fayette — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Cincinnati-Middletown — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
County Employent And Wages In Kentucky – First Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2016
Union Members in Kentucky — 2015 Employment News Release Feb 2016
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 Sep 2016
Bowling Green, KY, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bowling Green — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Kentucky – 2014 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Mar 2016