Midwest Region

Midwest Region - Monthly Data
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July
2017
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2017
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2017
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2017
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2017
Dec
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

34,731.7 34,757.3 34,835.9 34,813.0 34,809.2  

Employment(1)

33,377.9 33,332.3 33,370.7 33,360.7 33,377.7  

Unemployment(1)

1,353.9 1,425.0 1,465.2 1,452.4 1,431.5  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.9 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.1  

Consumer Price Index

CPI-U, All items(3)

229.820 230.443 231.030 230.660 231.084 230.548

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change

  1.3 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.9 1.7

CPI-W, All items(4)

223.626 224.366 225.026 224.515 225.210 224.631

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change

  1.2 1.3 1.5 1.4 2.1 1.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) All Urban Consumers, Base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, Base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.

Midwest Region - Quarterly Data
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2016
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2016
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2017
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2017

Employment Cost Index, Private Industry

Total Compensation(1)

125.3 125.7 126.8 127.4 128.0

Compensation, 12-month % change

2.6 2.6 2.8 2.3 2.2

Wages & Salaries(1)

124.8 125.3 126.4 126.9 127.5

Wages & Salaries, 12-month % change

2.8 2.9 3.2 2.4 2.2

Footnotes
(1) Private industry workers, Base: December 2005=100, quarterly data, not seasonally adjusted.

Data extracted on: January 12, 2018

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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Geographically based survey data available from BLS:

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