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South Carolina



News Releases:
Nov
10
Consumer Price Index, South Region — October 2022

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

Oct
13
Consumer Price Index, South Region — September 2022

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

Sep
13
Consumer Price Index, South Region — August 2022

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

South Carolina Economy at a Glance:
South Carolina
Data Series Back
Data
May
2022
June
2022
July
2022
Aug
2022
Sept
2022
Oct
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

2,401.1 2,404.2 2,399.6 2,394.7 2,391.2 (p)2,386.4

Employment(1)

2,322.0 2,326.2 2,324.0 2,320.2 2,315.8 (p)2,307.8

Unemployment(1)

79.1 77.9 75.7 74.5 75.4 (p)78.6

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.3 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.2 (p)3.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

2,209.2 2,217.3 2,232.8 2,242.3 2,244.4 (p)2,247.0

12-month % change

3.3 3.7 3.7 4.0 4.4 (p)4.1

Mining and Logging(3)

4.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 (p)4.7

12-month % change

7.0 9.3 6.8 9.3 9.3 (p)6.8

Construction(3)

103.7 103.2 103.2 102.5 101.6 (p)101.3

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.4 -1.5 -1.9 -2.9 (p)-2.0

Manufacturing(3)

258.4 259.1 258.7 260.7 259.8 (p)260.2

12-month % change

4.6 4.6 3.7 4.7 4.6 (p)3.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

432.4 434.3 436.6 439.0 436.3 (p)438.2

12-month % change

4.6 5.3 5.5 6.2 5.8 (p)5.4

Information(3)

29.3 29.3 30.0 30.1 30.6 (p)30.5

12-month % change

8.5 8.5 9.1 7.9 10.1 (p)8.2

Financial Activities(3)

115.4 115.3 116.4 116.6 117.1 (p)116.9

12-month % change

6.1 6.3 5.3 5.5 6.3 (p)4.8

Professional & Business Services(3)

298.5 298.4 300.2 305.8 311.6 (p)312.5

12-month % change

1.2 1.3 1.0 3.0 6.0 (p)5.7

Education & Health Services(3)

255.1 256.4 260.8 260.3 260.0 (p)260.7

12-month % change

-0.2 0.7 1.4 1.6 2.8 (p)3.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

262.6 263.9 266.2 268.3 268.9 (p)268.9

12-month % change

8.6 8.8 8.2 8.0 7.4 (p)8.3

Other Services(3)

81.1 81.4 82.6 83.1 82.7 (p)82.3

12-month % change

5.9 6.1 7.3 7.8 7.3 (p)5.8

Government(3)

368.1 371.3 373.4 371.2 371.1 (p)370.8

12-month % change

0.7 1.4 2.1 0.9 1.0 (p)0.8

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
Charlotte Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2022
Columbia Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
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Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2022
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2022
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2022
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in South Carolina — 2021 Unemployment News Release Feb 2022
County Employment and Wages in South Carolina — Third Quarter 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbia — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Consumer Price Index, South Region — October 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charleston-North Charleston — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Augusta, GA-SC, Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2022
Charleston, SC, Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2022
Greenville, SC, Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2022
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in South Carolina — 2020 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Augusta-Richmond County — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
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
Business Employment Dynamics in South Carolina — Third Quarter 2021 Employment News Release May 2022
Women’s Earnings In South Carolina — 2020 Pay News Release Oct 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Spartanburg — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Fatal Occupational Injuries in South Carolina — 2020 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Florence — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Tennessee — 2020 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2022