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Georgia



News Releases:

Oct
21

Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2018–19

Households in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA, metropolitan area spent an average of $64,103 per year in 2018–19, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
13

Consumer Price Index, South Region – September 2020

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

Sep
30

Atlanta Area Employment – August 2020

Total nonfarm employment for the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 2,726,200 in August 2020, down 126,500 over the year.

Georgia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,894.4 4,892.5 4,929.3 4,993.4 4,926.1 (p)4,945.2

Employment(1)

4,279.9 4,432.1 4,555.8 4,613.2 4,644.0 (p)4,628.4

Unemployment(1)

614.5 460.4 373.4 380.2 282.1 (p)316.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

12.6 9.4 7.6 7.6 5.7 (p)6.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,120.5 4,220.1 4,371.4 4,411.3 4,441.2 (p)4,461.4

12-month % change

-10.4 -8.3 -5.2 -4.2 -4.0 (p)-3.6

Mining and Logging(3)

9.0 8.9 8.9 9.0 8.9 (p)9.0

12-month % change

-4.3 -4.3 -5.3 -4.3 -5.3 (p)-4.3

Construction(3)

193.1 197.8 199.9 199.6 200.0 (p)203.6

12-month % change

-4.8 -2.9 -2.3 -2.4 -2.3 (p)-0.2

Manufacturing(3)

358.1 372.3 384.2 383.9 380.9 (p)384.2

12-month % change

-12.1 -8.6 -5.6 -5.6 -6.4 (p)-5.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

906.2 911.7 932.9 933.3 952.2 (p)952.8

12-month % change

-3.7 -3.3 -1.2 -1.0 0.9 (p)0.8

Information(3)

107.8 103.7 102.1 101.9 103.3 (p)103.5

12-month % change

-7.6 -11.1 -13.0 -12.1 -13.4 (p)-10.5

Financial Activities(3)

238.8 243.6 246.6 244.7 246.3 (p)247.7

12-month % change

-4.3 -2.5 -1.3 -2.6 -2.6 (p)-1.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

641.0 654.7 669.6 676.1 683.7 (p)691.2

12-month % change

-10.5 -8.8 -7.1 -5.5 -4.8 (p)-3.7

Education & Health Services(3)

573.6 585.2 602.0 607.3 608.5 (p)609.4

12-month % change

-5.0 -3.2 -0.6 0.0 -0.3 (p)-0.8

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

284.7 335.1 405.1 420.4 423.3 (p)432.7

12-month % change

-42.8 -32.7 -18.7 -15.8 -15.9 (p)-14.3

Other Services(3)

131.9 143.1 152.2 153.0 155.1 (p)156.1

12-month % change

-20.0 -12.9 -7.4 -6.8 -6.8 (p)-5.5

Government(3)

676.3 664.0 667.9 682.1 679.0 (p)671.2

12-month % change

-1.9 -3.6 -3.0 -0.9 -1.8 (p)-2.8

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 Oct 2020
Savannah Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2020
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Oct 2020
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Oct 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2020
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Oct 2020
Atlanta Area Employment – August 2020 Employment News Release Sep 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Savannah — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Average Energy Prices, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – November 2019 Average energy prices News Release Dec 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Georgia – 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chattanooga — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Consumer Price Index, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – August 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2020
County Employment and Wages in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Consumer Price Index, South Region – September 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Oct 2020
Women’s Earnings In Georgia – 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019
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 Oct 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2018–19 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2020
Changing Compensation Costs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area – June 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2020
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 Oct 2020
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Oct 2020
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Georgia – 2018 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
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 Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Aug 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Macon — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gainesville — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbus — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Albany — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dalton — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Athens-Clarke County — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Warner Robins — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Brunswick — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020