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Apr
18

Fatal Work Injuries in North Dakota — 2017

Fatal work injuries totaled 38 in 2017 for North Dakota, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
10

Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – March 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Midwest rose 0.6 percent in March following a gain of 0.7 percent in the prior month, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today

Mar
20

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2018

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.84 per hour in the South to $38.36 in the Northeast during December 2018.

North Dakota Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)402.9 (2)402.9 (2)402.9 403.4 404.3 (p)405.1

Employment(1)

(2)392.5 (2)392.6 (2)392.7 393.4 394.6 (p)395.7

Unemployment(1)

(2)10.3 (2)10.3 (2)10.3 10.0 9.6 (p)9.4

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)2.6 (2)2.6 (2)2.6 2.5 2.4 (p)2.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

434.6 434.0 434.6 435.4 434.0 (p)433.5

12-month % change

1.2 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.3 (p)0.2

Mining and Logging(4)

21.3 20.9 21.9 22.4 21.9 (p)21.5

12-month % change

13.3 10.0 14.1 16.1 11.7 (p)8.0

Construction(4)

26.4 27.0 26.7 26.6 26.8 (p)26.6

12-month % change

3.9 5.9 2.7 1.9 1.9 (p)1.9

Manufacturing(4)

26.3 26.1 25.8 26.2 26.3 (p)26.3

12-month % change

5.6 4.0 2.0 2.7 2.7 (p)2.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

94.0 93.6 93.5 93.0 92.8 (p)93.0

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.7 -0.8 -1.4 -1.7 (p)-1.4

Information(4)

6.1 6.1 6.0 6.0 6.1 (p)6.0

12-month % change

-6.2 -4.7 -7.7 -7.7 -3.2 (p)-4.8

Financial Activities(4)

24.3 24.4 24.2 24.3 24.2 (p)24.1

12-month % change

0.0 0.4 -0.4 0.0 -0.8 (p)-1.2

Professional & Business Services(4)

34.7 34.9 35.0 35.3 35.0 (p)35.3

12-month % change

1.5 2.0 2.0 2.3 1.2 (p)2.0

Education & Health Services(4)

63.5 64.0 64.6 64.8 64.7 (p)64.7

12-month % change

0.2 0.9 2.1 1.9 1.7 (p)1.7

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

40.4 39.6 39.5 39.4 39.0 (p)39.0

12-month % change

0.5 -1.2 -1.5 -1.7 -3.0 (p)-3.0

Other Services(4)

15.2 15.0 14.8 14.8 14.6 (p)14.8

12-month % change

0.7 -2.0 -2.0 -2.6 -3.9 (p)-2.6

Government(4)

82.4 82.4 82.6 82.6 82.6 (p)82.2

12-month % change

0.0 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.4 (p)-0.4

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

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Bismarck Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2019
Fargo Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2019
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Apr 2019
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2019
County Employment and Wages in North Dakota — Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2019
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Apr 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, North Dakota — 2017 Unemployment News Release Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – March 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2019
Fatal Work Injuries in North Dakota — 2017 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2019
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fargo — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Midwest Economy - Union Membership Employment Table Mar 2019
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Jan 2019
Union Membership Historical Table for North Dakota Employment Table Mar 2019
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Mar 2019
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2019
Business Employment Dynamics in North Dakota — First Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Dec 2018
Women’s Earnings In North Dakota — 2017 Pay News Release Oct 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Computer Occupations in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Midwest — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2018