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Nov
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.1 percent in October, 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
11

Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.4 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mississippi Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,208.9 1,197.0 1,214.3 1,240.6 1,299.0 (p)1,291.9

Employment(1)

1,082.3 1,092.1 1,100.3 1,143.5 1,205.8 (p)1,196.7

Unemployment(1)

126.6 105.0 114.0 97.1 93.3 (p)95.2

Unemployment Rate(2)

10.5 8.8 9.4 7.8 7.2 (p)7.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,073.5 1,104.6 1,117.8 1,124.4 1,128.2 (p)1,131.7

12-month % change

-7.3 -4.6 -3.5 -2.9 -2.5 (p)-2.5

Mining and Logging(3)

6.3 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.0 (p)6.0

12-month % change

-8.7 -9.0 -11.8 -9.0 -10.4 (p)-11.8

Construction(3)

41.1 40.2 40.7 41.6 41.6 (p)42.3

12-month % change

-6.8 -10.5 -8.7 -6.7 -6.1 (p)-4.5

Manufacturing(3)

140.1 141.3 143.2 143.9 145.6 (p)144.8

12-month % change

-4.4 -3.5 -2.5 -2.0 -0.8 (p)-1.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

222.6 225.7 226.7 229.7 230.8 (p)232.0

12-month % change

-3.9 -2.3 -1.9 -0.4 0.0 (p)0.6

Information(3)

9.9 10.1 9.3 9.0 9.3 (p)9.1

12-month % change

-8.3 -5.6 -13.1 -14.3 -11.4 (p)-15.0

Financial Activities(3)

43.2 42.7 43.2 42.6 43.0 (p)43.5

12-month % change

-3.4 -4.3 -3.1 -4.5 -3.2 (p)-1.6

Professional & Business Services(3)

98.5 102.8 105.6 104.8 105.2 (p)105.6

12-month % change

-9.8 -5.7 -3.3 -3.8 -2.7 (p)-1.2

Education & Health Services(3)

135.1 139.8 139.8 139.4 139.6 (p)139.5

12-month % change

-7.8 -5.0 -4.8 -5.2 -5.0 (p)-6.0

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

105.4 123.5 127.6 129.2 131.8 (p)133.9

12-month % change

-22.2 -8.9 -6.0 -4.9 -3.1 (p)-2.5

Other Services(3)

40.1 40.9 40.4 40.7 40.5 (p)40.9

12-month % change

-0.7 1.2 0.2 1.0 0.2 (p)-0.7

Government(3)

231.2 231.5 235.3 237.4 234.8 (p)234.1

12-month % change

-4.3 -4.0 -2.6 -2.0 -3.3 (p)-3.5

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
Jackson, MS, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2020
Memphis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2020
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2020
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Dec 2020
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Dec 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Jackson — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hattiesburg — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pascagoula, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2020
County Employment and Wages in Mississippi – Second Quarter 2019 Employment, 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 Nov 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Mississippi – 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Mississippi – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2020
Gulfport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2020
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 Mississippi – Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Aug 2020
Women’s Earnings in Mississippi – 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019