Chicago

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Chicago Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — April 2018 Average energy prices News Release May 2018
Average Energy Prices for the U.S., regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table May 2018
County Employment and Wages in Wisconsin — Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — May 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Chicago Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2018
Chicago Area Employment — February 2018 Employment News Release Apr 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area — March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gary — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Elgin — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Women’s Earnings In Indiana — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI Economy at a Glance:

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
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Dec
2017
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2018
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2018
Mar
2018
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2018
May
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)4,894.7 4,847.5 4,912.1 4,893.3 (p)4,841.9  

Employment(1)

(r)4,662.9 4,586.9 4,657.9 4,681.4 (p)4,668.1  

Unemployment(1)

(r)231.7 260.6 254.2 211.9 (p)173.8  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)4.7 5.4 5.2 4.3 (p)3.6  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,730.9 4,604.8 4,632.0 4,656.2 4,695.1 (p)4,753.5

12-month % change

0.3 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.7 (p)0.8

Mining and Logging(3)

1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.6 (p)1.6

12-month % change

0.0 15.4 15.4 7.1 0.0 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

171.4 155.6 157.4 165.4 173.8 (p)183.4

12-month % change

2.6 2.5 2.9 4.0 3.2 (p)3.7

Manufacturing(3)

420.2 415.7 418.2 420.2 419.6 (p)421.6

12-month % change

1.4 1.1 1.4 1.6 1.3 (p)1.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

980.3 942.3 938.5 941.7 944.9 (p)952.7

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.2 0.4 0.5 0.7 (p)1.0

Information(3)

78.2 75.9 76.0 75.8 75.6 (p)75.5

12-month % change

-3.8 -5.8 -5.7 -6.0 -4.8 (p)-5.7

Financial Activities(3)

304.8 305.8 306.7 306.5 305.6 (p)309.1

12-month % change

0.9 2.0 2.2 1.9 1.4 (p)2.1

Professional and Business Services(3)

827.6 798.4 802.4 799.2 813.7 (p)822.2

12-month % change

0.1 0.1 0.4 -0.8 -0.3 (p)-0.3

Education and Health Services(3)

727.1 720.7 730.8 733.7 736.5 (p)738.9

12-month % change

0.6 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.2 (p)1.4

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

467.7 455.9 452.3 460.7 474.3 (p)490.2

12-month % change

1.1 0.9 -0.3 -0.5 -0.2 (p)-0.4

Other Services(3)

194.2 192.4 193.3 192.9 193.5 (p)195.3

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.2 0.3 -0.9 -0.8 (p)-0.4

Government(3)

557.9 540.6 554.9 558.6 556.0 (p)563.0

12-month % change

0.0 0.4 1.7 1.7 1.6 (p)1.9

Consumer Price Index: Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

CPI-U, All items(4)

234.293 236.267 236.306 236.388 237.940 238.910

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

  1.7 1.8 1.6 1.8 2.1 2.3

CPI-W, All items(5)

226.085 227.744 227.717 227.716 229.533 230.648

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(5)

  1.5 1.6 1.6 1.7 2.1 2.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised