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Economy at a Glance
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United States

United States - Monthly Data
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Data
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug
2020

Unemployment Rate(1)

4.4 14.7 13.3 11.1 10.2 8.4

Change in Payroll Employment(2)

(3)-1,373 -20,787 2,725 4,781 (p)1,734 (p)1,371

Average Hourly Earnings(4)

28.69 30.03 29.70 29.32 (p)29.36 (p)29.47

Consumer Price Index(5)

-0.4 -0.8 -0.1 0.6 0.6 0.4

Producer Price Index(6)

-0.4 -1.3 (p)0.8 (p)-0.2 (p)0.6 (p)0.3

U.S. Import Price Index(7)

-2.4 -2.6 0.7 1.4 (r)1.2 (r)0.9

Footnotes
(1) In percent, seasonally adjusted. Annual averages are available for Not Seasonally Adjusted data.
(2) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(3) corrected
(4) Average Hourly Earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls.
(5) All items, U.S. city average, all urban consumers, 1982-84=100, 1-month percent change, seasonally adjusted.
(6) Final Demand, 1-month percent change, seasonally adjusted.
(7) All imports, 1-month percent change, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

United States - Quarterly Data
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Data
2nd Qtr
2019
3rd Qtr
2019
4th Qtr
2019
1st Qtr
2020
2nd Qtr
2020

Employment Cost Index(1)

0.6 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.5

Productivity(2)

2.0 0.3 1.6 -0.3 (r)10.1

Footnotes
(1) Compensation, all civilian workers, quarterly data, 3-month percent change, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Output per hour, nonfarm business, quarterly data, percent change from previous quarter at annual rate, seasonally adjusted.
(r) Revised

Data extracted on: September 30, 2020

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Note: More data series, including additional geographic areas, are available through the "Databases & Tables" tab at the top of this page.