Decatur

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2018
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Mechanical Occupations in Alabama’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers in Alabama’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017

Decatur, AL Economy at a Glance:

Decatur, AL
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May
2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018
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2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

69.5 70.9 70.5 70.1 69.9 (p)70.7

Employment(1)

67.0 67.6 67.7 67.4 67.4 (p)68.2

Unemployment(1)

2.5 3.3 2.8 2.7 2.5 (p)2.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.6 4.6 4.0 3.8 3.5 (p)3.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

55.1 55.4 54.9 55.2 55.2 (p)55.4

12-month % change

1.1 1.3 1.3 1.7 2.2 (p)2.0

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5 (p)3.5

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9 0.0 (p)0.0

Manufacturing(3)

12.0 12.0 12.0 12.0 12.0 (p)12.0

12-month % change

0.8 1.7 0.8 0.8 1.7 (p)0.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

10.3 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.4 (p)10.5

12-month % change

3.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 4.0 (p)6.1

Information(3)

0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 (p)0.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 (p)2.0

12-month % change

5.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

5.5 5.6 5.6 5.7 5.7 (p)5.8

12-month % change

-3.5 -3.4 -3.4 -1.7 0.0 (p)1.8

Education and Health Services(3)

5.6 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.6 (p)5.6

12-month % change

7.7 5.8 7.7 7.7 7.7 (p)3.7

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

5.3 5.3 5.2 5.3 5.2 (p)5.1

12-month % change

-1.9 0.0 -1.9 0.0 0.0 (p)-1.9

Other Services(3)

2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 (p)2.2

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 4.8 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

8.4 8.5 8.0 8.0 8.3 (p)8.4

12-month % change

0.0 -1.2 -1.2 -1.2 2.5 (p)3.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary