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April jobless rates down in 10 states; payroll jobs up in 10 states, down in 1

In April, unemployment rates were lower in 10 states and stable in 40 states and the District of Columbia. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 10 states, decreased in 1 state, and was essentially unchanged in 39 states and the District.

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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

This article examines trends in nonfarm employment, hours, and earnings in recent years

Employment growth accelerates in 2018, extending a long expansion

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BEYOND THE NUMBERS

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CAREER OUTLOOK

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BEYOND THE NUMBERS

Crude oil prices and export agricultural commodities prices

Crude oil prices and export agricultural commodities prices

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MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Producer Price Index for final demand increased 2.5 percent in 2018

Producer prices mixed in 2018, energy prices fall from 2017 highs

The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 2.5 percent in 2018, the same as in 2017. read more »

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.3% in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
3.6% in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+263,000(p) in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.06(p) in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
+0.2%(p) in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 1st Qtr of 2019 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+3.6% in 1st Qtr of 2019 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
+0.2% in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
+0.2% in Apr 2019 News Release Historical Data