Alabama



News Releases:

Jan
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.1 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Dec
20

County Employment and Wages in Alabama – Second Quarter 2017

Employment increased in five of Alabama’s six largest counties from June 2016 to June 2017.

Dec
13

Consumer Price Index, South Region – November 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.1 percent in November, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Alabama Economy at a Glance:

Alabama
Data Series Back
Data
June
2017
July
2017
Aug
2017
Sept
2017
Oct
2017
Nov
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

2,177.3 2,160.1 2,148.1 2,151.7 2,157.0 (p)2,163.5

Employment(1)

2,077.1 2,063.9 2,057.4 2,069.1 2,079.7 (p)2,087.7

Unemployment(1)

100.2 96.2 90.8 82.6 77.2 (p)75.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.6 4.5 4.2 3.8 3.6 (p)3.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,009.8 2,007.7 2,005.3 2,012.2 2,014.1 (p)2,016.9

12-month % change

2.0 1.6 1.4 1.7 1.6 (p)1.7

Mining and Logging(3)

9.5 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.7 (p)9.7

12-month % change

1.1 2.2 4.3 4.3 0.0 (p)-1.0

Construction(3)

87.8 88.2 89.6 90.1 90.1 (p)91.8

12-month % change

4.6 5.1 7.8 7.8 6.4 (p)8.5

Manufacturing(3)

265.2 267.7 265.5 266.7 267.1 (p)267.1

12-month % change

2.0 2.5 1.8 2.0 2.2 (p)2.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

377.0 373.5 372.9 375.2 377.0 (p)376.8

12-month % change

-0.6 -1.8 -1.9 -1.4 -1.0 (p)-0.7

Information(3)

19.6 19.6 19.7 19.7 19.8 (p)19.8

12-month % change

-5.8 -4.9 -4.4 -3.4 -2.9 (p)-2.9

Financial Activities(3)

98.9 98.7 98.0 99.8 99.4 (p)98.3

12-month % change

3.5 2.7 1.8 2.9 1.5 (p)0.3

Professional & Business Services(3)

242.9 241.5 241.7 241.4 239.9 (p)241.3

12-month % change

4.0 3.4 3.6 3.5 2.6 (p)2.9

Education & Health Services(3)

238.8 238.3 238.2 238.9 240.7 (p)239.8

12-month % change

2.7 1.9 1.8 1.9 2.3 (p)2.1

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

208.1 208.0 206.4 205.9 205.5 (p)205.9

12-month % change

5.7 5.1 4.0 3.4 3.4 (p)3.2

Other Services(3)

83.5 84.3 83.0 83.0 82.2 (p)82.7

12-month % change

4.8 5.1 3.6 3.2 3.1 (p)2.9

Government(3)

378.5 378.4 380.7 381.8 382.7 (p)383.7

12-month % change

0.0 -0.4 -0.3 0.5 0.6 (p)0.9

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Birmingham Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Huntsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2018
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Huntsville – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Mobile – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Alabama – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Alabama – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Birmingham-Hoover – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Union Members in Alabama – 2016 Employment News Release Feb 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
County Employment and Wages in Alabama – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2018
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Mobile Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Montgomery Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Alabama – 2015 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Montgomery – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
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
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017