Columbia

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Columbia Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbia – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Nurse Occupations in South Carolina’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018

Columbia, SC Economy at a Glance:

Columbia, SC
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Data
Sept
2018
Oct
2018
Nov
2018
Dec
2018
Jan
2019
Feb
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

397.6 400.1 397.8 (p)400.8 (p)398.3  

Employment(1)

385.0 387.4 385.8 (p)388.4 (p)384.6  

Unemployment(1)

12.6 12.7 12.0 (p)12.4 (p)13.7  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.2 3.2 3.0 (p)3.1 (p)3.4  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

400.5 404.2 403.7 405.3 398.5 (p)401.0

12-month % change

1.8 1.8 0.2 0.7 0.9 (p)0.8

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

17.6 17.7 17.8 17.9 18.1 (p)18.0

12-month % change

0.6 2.3 2.9 4.1 4.6 (p)2.9

Manufacturing(3)

30.1 30.2 30.3 30.1 30.4 (p)30.8

12-month % change

3.4 3.8 3.8 2.4 3.4 (p)3.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

73.7 74.4 76.9 77.2 75.3 (p)74.9

12-month % change

1.4 1.1 2.3 1.8 3.6 (p)3.0

Information(3)

5.4 5.4 5.5 5.5 5.4 (p)5.4

12-month % change

3.8 3.8 3.8 5.8 0.0 (p)-5.3

Financial Activities(3)

31.8 30.7 30.9 30.5 30.7 (p)30.6

12-month % change

2.6 -1.0 -0.6 -2.6 -1.6 (p)-1.9

Professional and Business Services(3)

51.7 53.1 52.6 53.4 50.0 (p)50.8

12-month % change

5.9 5.1 -1.5 -0.2 -1.8 (p)-0.4

Education and Health Services(3)

48.9 49.1 47.9 47.4 47.2 (p)48.0

12-month % change

1.5 1.0 -1.0 -2.1 -1.5 (p)-0.8

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

39.2 41.2 39.0 40.1 39.6 (p)39.9

12-month % change

0.3 3.8 -3.0 2.0 1.8 (p)1.3

Other Services(3)

16.3 16.4 16.3 16.4 16.3 (p)16.4

12-month % change

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.9 0.6 (p)0.6

Government(3)

85.8 86.0 86.5 86.8 85.5 (p)86.2

12-month % change

0.2 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.4 (p)0.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary