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Jan
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.3 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Dec
10

Consumer Price Index, South Region – November 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.4 percent in November.

Dec
08

County Employment and Wages in Mississippi — Second Quarter 2021

Employment increased in Mississippi’s two largest counties from June 2020 to June 2021, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mississippi Economy at a Glance:

Mississippi
Data Series Back
Data
June
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July
2021
Aug
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Sept
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Oct
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Nov
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,279.7 1,278.8 1,277.9 1,275.2 1,272.2 (p)1,267.2

Employment(1)

1,200.2 1,200.5 1,200.7 1,201.3 1,202.4 (p)1,203.9

Unemployment(1)

79.5 78.3 77.1 73.9 69.8 (p)63.2

Unemployment Rate(2)

6.2 6.1 6.0 5.8 5.5 (p)5.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,131.1 1,136.6 1,134.3 1,139.2 1,146.7 (p)1,145.8

12-month % change

4.7 3.7 2.7 2.5 2.4 (p)2.1

Mining and Logging(3)

5.7 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7 (p)5.7

12-month % change

-1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 (p)1.8

Construction(3)

45.1 45.1 44.6 44.9 45.2 (p)45.6

12-month % change

6.4 5.9 1.4 1.8 0.7 (p)1.8

Manufacturing(3)

141.8 143.9 142.7 143.8 143.3 (p)144.3

12-month % change

3.8 4.6 2.5 2.1 1.7 (p)1.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

234.7 235.7 236.1 238.1 241.8 (p)240.9

12-month % change

4.4 3.6 3.1 2.8 4.2 (p)3.4

Information(3)

9.3 9.5 9.6 9.6 9.6 (p)9.6

12-month % change

1.1 2.2 3.2 1.1 1.1 (p)3.2

Financial Activities(3)

42.4 43.1 42.9 43.3 43.4 (p)42.8

12-month % change

-0.5 0.9 0.5 2.1 2.4 (p)1.9

Professional & Business Services(3)

109.5 108.5 107.9 111.6 113.5 (p)112.0

12-month % change

5.7 2.8 0.5 3.6 5.0 (p)3.0

Education & Health Services(3)

140.8 141.8 141.6 141.8 142.6 (p)143.3

12-month % change

3.0 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.5 (p)3.1

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

127.2 127.6 126.9 125.9 127.8 (p)126.4

12-month % change

16.6 11.6 10.6 7.8 5.4 (p)2.8

Other Services(3)

40.8 41.1 41.5 41.7 41.7 (p)41.7

12-month % change

8.8 5.1 5.1 5.0 3.7 (p)3.0

Government(3)

233.8 234.5 234.7 232.8 232.1 (p)233.5

12-month % change

0.6 0.1 -0.6 -1.3 -1.7 (p)-0.5

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 Jan 2022
Memphis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2022
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2022
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2022
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2022
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Jackson — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release May 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hattiesburg — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pascagoula, May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2022
County Employment and Wages in Mississippi — Second Quarter 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2021
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 Jan 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Mississippi — 2020 Unemployment News Release Mar 2021
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Mississippi — 2019 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2021
Gulfport Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2022
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 2020 Employment News Release Aug 2021
Women’s Earnings in Mississippi — 2020 Pay News Release Oct 2021