Georgia



News Releases:

Feb
22

Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2016

Fatal work injuries totaled 171 in 2016 for Georgia, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
14

Average Energy Prices, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – January 2018

Gasoline prices averaged $2.430 a gallon in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell area in January 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018

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

Georgia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

5,038.1 5,046.0 5,070.4 5,085.1 5,093.3 (p)5,095.9

Employment(1)

4,801.4 4,810.3 4,845.2 4,865.6 4,871.9 (p)4,871.1

Unemployment(1)

236.7 235.7 225.2 219.5 221.4 (p)224.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.7 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.3 (p)4.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,490.4 4,497.7 4,494.3 4,510.4 4,513.3 (p)4,518.9

12-month % change

2.4 2.4 1.8 2.0 1.9 (p)1.9

Mining and Logging(3)

10.5 10.2 10.4 10.3 10.5 (p)10.7

12-month % change

11.7 8.5 10.6 8.4 9.4 (p)9.2

Construction(3)

176.1 177.3 173.4 178.9 180.4 (p)183.5

12-month % change

-0.8 -0.7 -3.6 0.4 1.2 (p)3.1

Manufacturing(3)

385.2 388.9 385.8 386.9 386.2 (p)387.1

12-month % change

-0.8 0.0 -0.9 -0.8 -1.4 (p)-1.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

944.5 946.4 945.3 943.5 944.3 (p)942.3

12-month % change

1.7 1.8 1.1 1.3 1.6 (p)0.9

Information(3)

114.3 113.4 112.7 112.6 113.3 (p)113.1

12-month % change

2.1 1.9 0.1 0.4 1.9 (p)1.7

Financial Activities(3)

247.6 248.8 248.3 246.3 245.3 (p)244.8

12-month % change

3.5 3.9 3.4 2.3 1.6 (p)2.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

680.8 685.9 685.6 689.9 692.8 (p)691.6

12-month % change

4.6 4.9 4.1 3.6 3.6 (p)3.1

Education & Health Services(3)

577.2 576.6 580.9 584.0 584.8 (p)589.3

12-month % change

2.6 2.3 2.6 2.9 2.9 (p)3.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

492.0 490.1 493.3 492.8 494.1 (p)495.9

12-month % change

4.9 4.1 4.1 3.1 3.0 (p)3.0

Other Services(3)

161.5 160.5 160.8 163.4 160.5 (p)162.5

12-month % change

2.1 1.4 1.6 3.4 2.1 (p)2.7

Government(3)

700.7 699.6 697.8 701.8 701.1 (p)698.1

12-month % change

1.9 1.4 1.1 1.6 1.3 (p)1.0

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
Atlanta Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Savannah Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Atlanta Area Employment – September 2017 Employment News Release Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Savannah – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Average Energy Prices, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – January 2018 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Georgia – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Consumer Price Index, Atlanta – December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
County Employment and Wages in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Women’s Earnings In Georgia – 2016 Pay News Release Oct 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 Feb 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2018
Georgia Export Highlights Industry price indexes Factsheet Jan 2015
Augusta, GA-SC, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Employer-Reported Injuries and Illnesses in Georgia – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Mechanical Occupations in Georgia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Aug 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Construction Trades Occupations in Selected Georgia 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
Business Employment Dynamics in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Aug 2017