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Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence — Employment and establishments in its path

We have maps and tables of flood zones for all states in the possible path of the hurricane. read more »

COMMISSIONER’S CORNER

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A Clearer Look at Response Rates in BLS Surveys

Learn why survey response rates are important and see our new webpage on response rates. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Multifactor productivity slowdown in U.S. manufacturing

Multifactor productivity slowdown in U.S. manufacturing

This article uses detailed industry data to analyze sources of a slowdown in multifactor productivity from 2004 to 2016. read more »

BLS VIDEOS

Contingent and Alternative Employment Arrangements

Contingent and Alternative Employment Arrangements

Learn about the different types of jobs covered in BLS data on contingent and alternative employment arrangements. read more »

SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS

Race, Economics, and Social Status

Race, Economics, and Social Status

This Spotlight on Statistics features 9 charts on the patterns of social and economic status by race and ethnicity.
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Latest Numbers

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.2% in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
3.9% in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+201,000(p) in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
+$0.10(p) in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.1%(p) in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.6% in 2nd Qtr of 2018 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+2.9% in 2nd Qtr of 2018 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.6% in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-0.1% in Aug 2018 News Release Historical Data