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Jul
13

Consumer Price Index, West Region — June 2021

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.9 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
12

Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque — May 2020

Workers in the Albuquerque, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $24.80 in May 2020, about 8 percent below the nationwide average of $27.07.

Jul
12

Occupational Employment and Wages in Las Cruces — May 2020

Workers in the Las Cruces, NM Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $21.61 in May 2020, about 20 percent below the nationwide average of $27.07.

New Mexico Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

958.9 959.1 956.6 954.4 953.1 (p)951.8

Employment(1)

875.6 879.4 877.6 877.0 877.3 (p)877.0

Unemployment(1)

83.3 79.7 79.0 77.4 75.8 (p)74.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

8.7 8.3 8.3 8.1 7.9 (p)7.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

777.8 783.6 791.9 789.2 797.2 (p)799.5

12-month % change

-9.9 -9.1 -7.8 4.1 5.2 (p)3.3

Mining and Logging(3)

17.0 17.3 17.0 16.7 17.1 (p)17.3

12-month % change

-31.7 -31.3 -32.0 -24.8 -16.2 (p)-4.9

Construction(3)

48.2 48.9 48.7 47.8 48.1 (p)48.7

12-month % change

-7.3 -6.0 -6.2 -1.2 0.8 (p)3.4

Manufacturing(3)

26.0 26.5 26.7 27.0 27.2 (p)27.4

12-month % change

-10.3 -8.3 -7.3 3.8 5.8 (p)4.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

132.0 133.2 133.8 133.2 134.6 (p)135.3

12-month % change

-4.1 -2.9 -2.2 8.8 9.0 (p)4.4

Information(3)

8.7 8.6 8.2 7.8 8.0 (p)8.1

12-month % change

-25.0 -14.9 -21.9 -3.7 3.9 (p)8.0

Financial Activities(3)

32.2 31.9 32.2 32.6 32.6 (p)32.7

12-month % change

-10.1 -10.9 -9.6 -4.4 -3.8 (p)-4.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

108.7 108.5 108.7 107.9 107.9 (p)108.2

12-month % change

-3.9 -4.4 -4.1 4.5 4.2 (p)4.0

Education & Health Services(3)

134.9 135.4 136.1 135.6 135.3 (p)135.3

12-month % change

-4.8 -4.2 -3.7 4.7 4.1 (p)3.6

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

71.4 74.9 81.1 81.3 86.1 (p)86.9

12-month % change

-29.3 -25.7 -17.8 41.4 38.6 (p)20.2

Other Services(3)

26.4 26.3 26.6 26.4 26.5 (p)25.5

12-month % change

-9.9 -9.9 -8.3 10.5 9.1 (p)3.2

Government(3)

172.3 172.1 172.8 172.9 173.8 (p)174.1

12-month % change

-8.1 -8.4 -8.2 -5.5 -2.8 (p)-3.1

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
Albuquerque Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2021
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2021
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2021
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Las Cruces — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Fe — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Mexico Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2020
Consumer Price Index, West Region — June 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2021
CPI Historical Table - West Region Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2019
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2020
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2020
County Employment and Wages in New Mexico – Fourth Quarter 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2021
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2021
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2021
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2021 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2021
Las Cruces Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2021