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News Releases:
Jun
17
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2022

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $34.45 per hour in the South to $42.83 in the Northeast in March 2022.

Jun
10
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – May 2022

Prices in the Midwest Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 1.5 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
11
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – April 2022

Prices in the Midwest Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.5 percent in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

South Dakota Economy at a Glance:
South Dakota
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2021
Jan
2022
Feb
2022
Mar
2022
Apr
2022
May
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)469.9 470.7 471.3 472.7 473.8 (p)475.7

Employment(1)

(r)456.3 457.7 458.9 461.0 462.8 (p)465.0

Unemployment(1)

(r)13.6 13.0 12.4 11.6 11.0 (p)10.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)2.9 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.3 (p)2.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

442.1 442.4 443.1 445.6 447.6 (p)448.8

12-month % change

2.3 1.9 2.1 2.1 2.1 (p)2.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

26.9 26.5 26.2 27.8 27.8 (p)27.8

12-month % change

2.7 1.5 1.9 4.9 3.3 (p)5.3

Manufacturing(3)

44.0 44.0 44.3 44.0 43.7 (p)43.7

12-month % change

1.6 1.4 2.3 1.1 0.0 (p)0.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

87.0 87.1 87.3 87.4 87.0 (p)87.2

12-month % change

1.2 1.6 1.4 0.9 0.7 (p)0.8

Information(3)

5.1 5.2 5.1 5.1 5.1 (p)5.0

12-month % change

4.1 6.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

28.4 28.4 28.3 27.9 28.0 (p)27.8

12-month % change

1.8 0.7 0.4 -1.1 -0.7 (p)-1.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

33.3 32.7 32.7 34.2 35.0 (p)35.9

12-month % change

-0.6 -2.7 -2.4 1.2 2.3 (p)3.2

Education & Health Services(3)

74.2 74.6 74.7 74.3 75.7 (p)75.8

12-month % change

1.6 1.2 1.6 0.8 2.4 (p)2.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

47.0 47.9 48.0 48.3 48.5 (p)48.6

12-month % change

11.9 11.4 10.1 10.3 8.5 (p)7.5

Other Services(3)

17.0 17.1 17.2 17.2 17.4 (p)17.6

12-month % change

1.2 1.8 1.8 1.2 2.4 (p)3.5

Government(3)

79.2 78.9 79.3 79.4 79.4 (p)79.4

12-month % change

0.6 0.4 1.3 1.1 1.4 (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
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Sioux Falls Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2022
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2022
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Midwest Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2022
Midwest Economy - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jun 2022
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2022
County Employment and Wages in South Dakota — Second Quarter 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jan 2022
Consumer Price Index Historical Table for the Midwest (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2020
Midwest Consumer Price Index Card - PDF (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in South Dakota — 2021 Unemployment News Release Mar 2022
Consumer Price Index, Midwest Region – May 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2022
Fatal Work Injuries in South Dakota — 2020 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2022
West North Central Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Midwest Economy – Union Membership Employment Table Mar 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Sioux Falls — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2021
Midwest Economy - Safety and Health Statistics Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Jan 2022
Union Membership Historical Table for South Dakota Employment Table Mar 2022
Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table Employment Table Nov 2020
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2022 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Business Employment Dynamics in South Dakota — Fourth Quarter 2020 Employment News Release Aug 2021
Women’s Earnings In South Dakota — 2020 Pay News Release Oct 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Computer Occupations in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Midwest — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Rapid City — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2021
Rapid City Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2022