Georgia



News Releases:

Nov
21

Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2015–16

Households in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Ga., metropolitan area spent an average of $58,102 per year in 2015–16, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
15

Consumer Price Index, Atlanta – October 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Atlanta edged down 0.3 percent over the September-October pricing period.

Nov
15

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged down 0.2 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Georgia Economy at a Glance:

Georgia
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Data
May
2017
June
2017
July
2017
Aug
2017
Sept
2017
Oct
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

5,035.3 5,038.0 5,038.1 5,046.0 5,070.4 (p)5,085.5

Employment(1)

4,789.0 4,797.4 4,801.4 4,810.3 4,845.2 (p)4,865.9

Unemployment(1)

246.3 240.6 236.7 235.7 225.2 (p)219.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.9 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.4 (p)4.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,468.6 4,493.9 4,490.4 4,497.7 4,494.3 4,510.1

12-month % change

2.4 2.8 2.4 2.4 1.8 2.0

Mining and Logging(3)

10.3 10.5 10.5 10.2 10.4 10.3

12-month % change

10.8 11.7 11.7 8.5 10.6 8.4

Construction(3)

182.6 179.1 176.1 177.3 173.4 178.9

12-month % change

4.2 1.4 -0.8 -0.7 -3.6 0.4

Manufacturing(3)

388.1 386.5 385.2 388.9 385.8 387.7

12-month % change

0.4 -0.3 -0.8 0.0 -0.9 -0.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

943.7 945.0 944.5 946.4 945.3 942.7

12-month % change

2.0 2.0 1.7 1.8 1.1 1.3

Information(3)

115.1 115.5 114.3 113.4 112.7 113.1

12-month % change

3.2 3.4 2.1 1.9 0.1 0.9

Financial Activities(3)

247.4 248.4 247.6 248.8 248.3 246.6

12-month % change

4.0 4.2 3.5 3.9 3.4 2.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

677.5 684.9 680.8 685.9 685.6 690.8

12-month % change

4.5 5.6 4.6 4.9 4.1 3.7

Education & Health Services(3)

573.5 579.1 577.2 576.6 580.9 582.9

12-month % change

2.5 3.2 2.6 2.3 2.6 2.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

480.5 488.7 492.0 490.1 493.3 492.7

12-month % change

3.1 4.5 4.9 4.1 4.1 3.0

Other Services(3)

156.1 161.0 161.5 160.5 160.8 163.4

12-month % change

-0.8 2.0 2.1 1.4 1.6 3.4

Government(3)

693.8 695.2 700.7 699.6 697.8 701.0

12-month % change

1.2 1.1 1.9 1.4 1.1 1.5

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 Nov 2017
Savannah Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2017
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2017
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2017
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 – September 2017 Average energy prices News Release Oct 2017
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 – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
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 Nov 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2017
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 Nov 2017
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Employer-Reported Injuries and Illnesses in Georgia – 2015 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2016
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