Illinois



News Releases:

Oct
11

Consumer Price Index, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — September 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area increased 0.4 percent in September.

Oct
11

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – September 2018

The Midwest Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) inched up 0.1 percent after recording no change in each of the prior two months, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
04

Chicago Area Employment — August 2018

Total nonfarm employment for the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, Ill.-Ind.-Wis. Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 4,762,300 in August 2018, up 36,300, or 0.8 percent, over the year.

Illinois Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

6,493.0 6,489.2 6,488.1 6,487.0 6,486.7 (p)6,480.5

Employment(1)

6,195.3 6,202.1 6,209.2 6,211.3 6,214.5 (p)6,211.7

Unemployment(1)

297.6 287.1 278.8 275.7 272.2 (p)268.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.6 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.2 (p)4.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

6,097.7 6,100.3 6,108.0 6,125.2 6,125.2 (p)6,120.0

12-month % change

0.7 0.8 1.0 0.9 1.0 (p)0.8

Mining and Logging(3)

7.6 7.6 7.6 7.7 7.7 (p)7.7

12-month % change

-6.2 -6.2 -3.8 -2.5 -1.3 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

225.0 225.4 226.0 226.0 227.4 (p)226.2

12-month % change

1.9 3.0 2.9 3.2 3.2 (p)2.4

Manufacturing(3)

586.6 587.9 587.5 588.6 588.7 (p)588.4

12-month % change

3.2 1.7 1.6 1.4 2.2 (p)2.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,218.0 1,218.3 1,218.8 1,214.0 1,214.7 (p)1,215.1

12-month % change

0.3 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.4 (p)0.2

Information(3)

94.2 94.3 93.7 93.2 92.7 (p)93.0

12-month % change

-4.7 -3.5 -3.7 -4.1 -3.4 (p)-3.3

Financial Activities(3)

398.3 398.6 399.3 399.0 399.6 (p)400.0

12-month % change

2.1 2.1 2.3 1.9 2.0 (p)2.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

938.4 939.8 940.6 945.3 947.2 (p)948.1

12-month % change

0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 (p)0.4

Education & Health Services(3)

925.6 926.1 928.9 930.7 929.4 (p)928.1

12-month % change

0.4 0.5 0.7 0.9 0.7 (p)0.5

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

615.8 615.4 615.4 621.2 621.7 (p)618.1

12-month % change

0.9 1.5 1.2 1.9 1.9 (p)0.8

Other Services(3)

250.5 251.5 251.9 253.5 252.2 (p)251.8

12-month % change

-0.5 -0.2 0.0 0.6 0.0 (p)-0.2

Government(3)

837.7 835.4 838.3 846.0 843.9 (p)843.5

12-month % change

0.9 1.1 1.7 1.6 1.3 (p)1.3

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Davenport Area Economic Summary
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Springfield, IL, Area Economic Summary
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Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Oct 2018
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Consumer Expenditures for the Chicago Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — August 2018 Average energy prices News Release Sep 2018
Average Energy Prices for the U.S., regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table Sep 2018
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Occupational Employment and Wages in Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
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Occupational Employment and Wages in Lake County-Kenosha County — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
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Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
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Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
St. Louis, Mo.-Ill., Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Sep 2018
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Changing Compensation Costs in the Chicago Metropolitan Area — June 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Illinois — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for Illinois Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Aug 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Sep 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Illinois — Second Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Mar 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gary — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Davenport-Moline-Rock Island — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Women’s Earnings In Illinois — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Elgin — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Cape Girardeau — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Iowa — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Minnesota — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Wisconsin — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Nebraska — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Michigan — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
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