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The Current Employment Statistics-State and Area (CES-SA) program produces detailed industry estimates of nonfarm employment, hours, and earnings of workers on payrolls. Each month, BLS collects data through the Current Employment Statistics survey, which includes about 131,000 businesses and government agencies, representing approximately 670,000 individual worksites drawn from a sampling frame of unemployment insurance (UI) tax accounts covering roughly 10 million establishments.
CES-SA produces estimates of employment, hours, and earnings for all 50 States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and about 450 metropolitan areas and divisions.
|Quick Facts: Current Employment Statistics - State and Metro Area|
|Subject areas||Hours, Pay, Employment|
|How the data are obtained||Survey of businesses|
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
|Periodicity of data availability||Monthly|
|Geographic detail||State, Metro area|
|Scope||Private sector, State and local government, Government|
About 131,000 businesses and government agencies, or approximately 670,000 individual worksites.
Pay period which includes the 12th of the month.