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Jun
12

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – May 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.5 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
11

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2018

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.68 per hour in the South to $41.48 in the Northeast during March 2018.

May
22

Occupational Employment and Wages in Lincoln — May 2017

Workers in Lincoln had an average (mean) hourly wage of $21.88 in May 2017. Business and financial operations occupations paid $29.22 an hour and accounted for 6.5% of local employment.

Nebraska Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)1,007.1 1,007.9 1,009.4 1,011.0 1,012.3 (p)1,013.3

Employment(1)

(2)977.7 979.0 981.0 982.8 983.8 (p)984.5

Unemployment(1)

(2)29.3 28.8 28.4 28.2 28.5 (p)28.8

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)2.9 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.8 (p)2.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

1,021.1 1,021.3 1,022.9 1,025.8 1,026.4 (p)1,030.4

12-month % change

0.7 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.9 (p)1.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

51.5 50.2 50.5 50.8 51.0 (p)52.9

12-month % change

0.6 -3.3 -4.0 -3.6 -1.9 (p)2.1

Manufacturing(4)

99.4 99.7 100.4 100.9 101.4 (p)101.3

12-month % change

2.4 2.5 3.0 3.4 3.8 (p)3.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

203.4 203.8 204.0 204.2 203.2 (p)204.5

12-month % change

0.5 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.0 (p)0.8

Information(4)

17.8 17.7 17.5 17.3 17.1 (p)17.4

12-month % change

-3.8 -4.3 -4.9 -6.0 -7.6 (p)-5.4

Financial Activities(4)

74.4 74.5 74.5 74.9 75.3 (p)74.9

12-month % change

1.5 1.2 1.1 1.5 2.0 (p)1.6

Professional & Business Services(4)

117.9 117.8 118.0 119.1 119.6 (p)120.0

12-month % change

0.3 0.1 0.6 1.3 2.2 (p)2.8

Education & Health Services(4)

154.9 154.9 155.1 155.2 154.9 (p)154.5

12-month % change

1.0 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.5 (p)-0.1

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

93.5 94.2 94.3 94.2 94.8 (p)94.8

12-month % change

2.4 3.1 2.4 2.8 3.5 (p)3.6

Other Services(4)

36.3 35.8 36.0 36.2 36.6 (p)37.3

12-month % change

-1.4 -2.7 -2.2 -1.4 -0.5 (p)1.6

Government(4)

172.0 172.7 172.6 173.0 172.5 (p)172.8

12-month % change

-0.6 -0.3 -0.3 0.1 -0.2 (p)0.1

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
Lincoln Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Omaha 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 Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jun 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2018
County Employment and Wages in Nebraska — Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2018
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Nebraska — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – May 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in Nebraska — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lincoln — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Omaha-Council Bluffs — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Feb 2018
Union Membership Historical Table for Nebraska Employment Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Nebraska — Second Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Mar 2018
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table May 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Women’s Earnings In Nebraska — 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017