West Virginia



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Jun
12

Consumer Price Index, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Washington-Arlington-Alexandria rose 0.7 percent from March to May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged up 0.3 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
05

Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2017

Workers in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $33.27 in May 2017, 37 percent above the nationwide average of $24.34.

West Virginia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)781.9 783.1 784.8 785.4 785.4 (p)785.7

Employment(1)

(2)739.6 740.9 742.6 743.2 743.1 (p)743.5

Unemployment(1)

(2)42.3 42.1 42.2 42.2 42.2 (p)42.3

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.4 (p)5.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

748.6 749.3 752.5 751.2 749.7 (p)760.3

12-month % change

0.7 0.5 1.0 0.6 0.9 (p)2.3

Mining and Logging(4)

21.5 22.3 22.9 22.7 22.8 (p)22.8

12-month % change

5.9 7.7 8.0 6.6 7.0 (p)5.1

Construction(4)

34.3 34.0 34.3 33.7 34.0 (p)33.9

12-month % change

14.7 14.1 14.0 11.2 12.2 (p)11.1

Manufacturing(4)

47.2 47.2 47.4 47.2 47.1 (p)47.1

12-month % change

0.9 1.1 1.3 0.9 0.4 (p)1.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

131.9 131.9 132.9 133.0 132.9 (p)133.9

12-month % change

-0.6 -0.5 0.7 1.0 1.3 (p)2.1

Information(4)

8.3 8.3 8.3 7.3 8.3 (p)8.2

12-month % change

-11.7 -9.8 -7.8 -18.0 -5.7 (p)-5.7

Financial Activities(4)

26.8 26.9 26.9 26.9 26.6 (p)26.5

12-month % change

0.0 0.7 0.7 0.4 -0.7 (p)-0.7

Professional & Business Services(4)

66.6 65.8 66.1 66.5 66.5 (p)66.8

12-month % change

1.7 -0.5 -0.3 -0.2 0.3 (p)0.0

Education & Health Services(4)

130.9 132.1 131.4 131.2 130.4 (p)131.5

12-month % change

0.8 1.3 0.9 0.7 0.4 (p)1.4

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

74.0 74.0 75.1 75.4 74.6 (p)74.6

12-month % change

0.1 0.1 1.6 1.8 0.8 (p)0.9

Other Services(4)

53.5 53.1 53.0 53.0 53.1 (p)52.6

12-month % change

-0.4 -1.5 -1.3 -1.1 -0.9 (p)-1.9

Government(4)

153.6 153.7 154.2 154.3 153.4 (p)162.4

12-month % change

-0.6 -1.0 -0.6 -1.3 -0.5 (p)5.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
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