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News Releases:

Apr
17

County Employment and Wages in Minnesota — Third Quarter 2017

Employment increased in all eight of the large counties in Minnesota from September 2016 to September 2017.

Apr
11

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – March 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.2 percent in March, the same rate of increase as in the prior month.

Mar
21

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2017

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.36 per hour in the South to $40.93 in the Northeast during December 2017.

Minnesota Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)3,070.6 (2)3,070.2 (2)3,069.8 3,076.7 3,086.1 (p)3,093.8

Employment(1)

(2)2,969.2 (2)2,968.7 (2)2,968.2 2,976.0 2,986.2 (p)2,994.7

Unemployment(1)

(2)101.4 (2)101.5 (2)101.6 100.7 99.8 (p)99.1

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.3 (2)3.3 (2)3.3 3.3 3.2 (p)3.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

2,942.5 2,941.2 2,943.7 2,948.6 2,948.4 (p)2,951.3

12-month % change

1.4 1.2 1.3 0.8 0.8 (p)0.7

Mining and Logging(4)

6.6 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.6 (p)6.5

12-month % change

0.0 3.1 1.6 0.0 0.0 (p)-1.5

Construction(4)

119.9 120.9 122.5 122.7 121.8 (p)120.8

12-month % change

2.6 2.6 5.9 3.5 1.8 (p)-0.2

Manufacturing(4)

318.9 318.5 317.9 318.3 319.9 (p)321.4

12-month % change

0.4 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.5 (p)1.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

537.5 537.8 540.1 541.0 542.6 (p)544.5

12-month % change

0.6 0.8 1.1 0.5 0.5 (p)1.1

Information(4)

50.7 50.0 49.6 49.3 49.1 (p)49.8

12-month % change

-0.2 -1.4 -2.4 -2.8 -3.2 (p)-1.8

Financial Activities(4)

179.7 179.5 179.4 178.6 178.5 (p)178.6

12-month % change

0.7 0.5 0.2 -0.6 -0.8 (p)-0.9

Professional & Business Services(4)

374.8 376.1 376.1 377.0 373.0 (p)373.2

12-month % change

0.1 0.6 0.6 0.6 -0.2 (p)-0.5

Education & Health Services(4)

537.8 538.9 540.3 539.0 538.6 (p)539.4

12-month % change

3.4 2.6 2.5 2.1 1.7 (p)1.6

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

272.1 269.5 269.2 271.0 274.3 (p)274.2

12-month % change

1.7 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.6 (p)1.1

Other Services(4)

116.6 115.4 115.1 115.5 115.5 (p)114.5

12-month % change

0.0 -0.9 -1.0 -1.1 -0.7 (p)-1.9

Government(4)

427.9 428.0 427.0 429.7 428.5 (p)428.4

12-month % change

2.1 2.2 2.4 1.5 1.8 (p)1.8

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
Duluth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Minneapolis-St. Paul Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Fargo Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Minneapolis Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices for the U.S., regions, census divisions, and selected metropolitan areas Average energy prices Table Apr 2018
County Employment and Wages in Minnesota — 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
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Minnesota — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Minneapolis-St. Paul — Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for Minneapolis Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages For Nurses In Minnesota’s Metropolitan Area — May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2015
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – March 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2018
Union Members in Minnesota — 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Women’s Earnings In Minnesota — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fargo — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in Minnesota — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Minneapolis Metropolitan Area — December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for Minnesota Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Mar 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Duluth — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Business Employment Dynamics in Minnesota — First Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Dec 2017