South Carolina

Select area on the map:

South Carolina Area Map AndersonAugustaCharlestonCharlotteColumbiaFlorenceGreenvilleMyrtlebeachSpartanburgSumter



News Releases:

Dec
17

Consumer Price Index, South Region-November 2014

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.6 percent in November, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
01

Occupational Employment And Wages In Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, May 2013

Workers in the Greenville-Mauldin-Easley Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $19.41 in May 2013, 13 percent below the nationwide average of $22.33.

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.

South Carolina Economy at a Glance:

South Carolina
Data Series Back
Data
June
2014
July
2014
Aug
2014
Sept
2014
Oct
2014
Nov
2014

Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

Jump to page with historical data
2,165.6 2,168.1 2,173.8 2,182.7 2,192.2 (P) 2,197.8

Employment (1)

Jump to page with historical data
2,050.0 2,043.4 2,035.9 2,038.3 2,045.6 (P) 2,051.5

Unemployment (1)

Jump to page with historical data
115.5 124.7 138.0 144.4 146.6 (P) 146.2

Unemployment Rate (2)

Jump to page with historical data
5.3 5.8 6.3 6.6 6.7 (P) 6.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

Jump to page with historical data
(5) 1,933.8 (5) 1,928.0 (5) 1,934.0 (5) 1,945.6 1,951.2 (P) 1,965.4

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
(5) 2.3 (5) 1.7 (5) 1.9 (5) 2.2 2.0 (P) 2.6

Mining and Logging (4)

Jump to page with historical data
3.8 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.7 (P) 3.7

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
0.0 2.7 0.0 -2.6 0.0 (P) -2.6

Construction (3)

Jump to page with historical data
(5) 81.3 (5) 82.0 (5) 81.6 (5) 83.2 83.2 (P) 83.0

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
(5) 2.7 (5) 2.9 (5) 2.6 (5) 4.8 1.5 (P) 0.7

Manufacturing (3)

Jump to page with historical data
232.0 231.4 231.8 233.2 234.8 (P) 235.9

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
3.5 3.2 3.0 3.4 3.1 (P) 3.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

Jump to page with historical data
367.2 367.2 367.5 368.9 369.2 (P) 371.2

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
1.5 1.2 0.9 1.6 1.3 (P) 1.6

Information (3)

Jump to page with historical data
26.8 26.2 25.7 25.8 25.9 (P) 26.6

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
2.3 -1.1 -2.7 -2.3 -1.9 (P) 1.1

Financial Activities (3)

Jump to page with historical data
94.1 94.8 94.9 95.1 94.8 (P) 95.8

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
-1.3 -0.9 -1.0 -0.9 -1.5 (P) 0.0

Professional & Business Services (3)

Jump to page with historical data
250.4 247.2 248.1 250.8 252.7 (P) 257.2

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
4.6 2.7 3.3 4.2 5.6 (P) 7.0

Education & Health Services (3)

Jump to page with historical data
224.1 222.1 225.1 224.4 226.7 (P) 226.0

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
3.3 2.2 3.1 2.4 2.6 (P) 1.9

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

Jump to page with historical data
230.5 230.3 232.1 235.5 235.4 (P) 238.6

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
3.5 3.0 3.9 5.1 3.5 (P) 4.5

Other Services (3)

Jump to page with historical data
71.1 70.5 70.9 71.0 70.3 (P) 70.8

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
0.4 -0.7 -0.7 -1.1 -2.4 (P) -1.8

Government (3)

Jump to page with historical data
352.5 352.5 352.6 354.0 354.5 (P) 356.6

12-month % change

Jump to page with historical data
0.6 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.7 (P) 1.1

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.
(5) Correction
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Charlotte Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Dec 2014
Columbia Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Dec 2014
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2014
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Dec 2014
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Dec 2014
Occupational Employment And Wages In Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2014
Measures of Labor Underutilization in South Carolina-2013 Unemployment News Release Apr 2014
County Employment and Wages in South Carolina - Third Quarter 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbia, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region-November 2014 Consumer price indexes News Release Dec 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Occupational Employment And Wages In Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release May 2014