Georgia



News Releases:

Jun
18

Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell — May 2018

Workers in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $25.36 in May 2018, similar to the nationwide average of $24.98.

Jun
14

Average Energy Prices, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – May 2019

Gasoline prices averaged $2.676 a gallon in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell area in May 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.1 percent in May, 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)

(2)5,115.9 5,122.3 5,123.1 5,119.3 5,109.4 (p)5,104.5

Employment(1)

(2)4,924.2 4,925.4 4,924.7 4,920.4 4,913.8 (p)4,910.6

Unemployment(1)

(2)191.7 196.9 198.4 199.0 195.6 (p)194.0

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.7 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.8 (p)3.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

4,587.0 4,597.3 4,602.6 4,601.9 4,592.9 (p)4,595.5

12-month % change

2.1 2.3 2.1 1.8 1.7 (p)1.5

Mining and Logging(4)

9.4 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.4 (p)9.4

12-month % change

0.0 -2.1 -3.1 -3.1 -1.1 (p)-1.1

Construction(4)

202.4 204.6 205.8 204.5 205.2 (p)206.2

12-month % change

6.6 7.5 7.0 5.7 5.6 (p)5.7

Manufacturing(4)

410.0 408.7 409.5 410.1 410.3 (p)410.9

12-month % change

1.4 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.9 (p)0.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

953.3 957.8 957.3 953.9 950.4 (p)950.5

12-month % change

1.9 2.6 2.3 1.7 1.0 (p)0.9

Information(4)

113.3 111.2 109.6 110.8 109.7 (p)109.8

12-month % change

-5.7 -3.5 -4.7 -4.4 -3.4 (p)-3.0

Financial Activities(4)

250.5 249.9 250.7 249.8 248.8 (p)249.7

12-month % change

1.7 1.8 1.5 1.0 0.5 (p)1.0

Professional & Business Services(4)

705.2 708.5 710.3 707.0 705.9 (p)704.3

12-month % change

3.2 3.4 3.4 2.6 2.5 (p)2.4

Education & Health Services(4)

591.0 595.0 595.3 595.8 598.9 (p)600.0

12-month % change

2.9 3.3 3.0 3.0 3.2 (p)3.0

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

497.8 502.3 503.0 506.0 500.9 (p)500.6

12-month % change

2.8 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.0 (p)2.8

Other Services(4)

158.0 157.2 158.1 159.7 158.2 (p)157.9

12-month % change

0.2 -0.4 -0.1 0.5 -0.3 (p)-0.8

Government(4)

696.1 692.7 693.7 695.0 695.2 (p)696.2

12-month % change

1.0 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.7 (p)0.2

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) 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
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Savannah Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2019
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2019
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2019
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jun 2019
Atlanta Area Employment – April 2019 Employment News Release May 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Savannah – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Average Energy Prices, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – May 2019 Average energy prices News Release Jun 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Georgia – 2018 Unemployment News Release Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Consumer Price Index, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – April 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2019
County Employment and Wages in Georgia – Fourth Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2019
Women’s Earnings In Georgia – 2017 Pay News Release Oct 2018
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 Jun 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the Atlanta Metropolitan Area: 2016–17 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area – March 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Georgia – 2017 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2019
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 Jun 2019
Columbus, GA-AL, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2019
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Georgia – 2017 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
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 2017 Employment News Release Aug 2018