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Jul
12

Consumer Price Index, West Region — June 2018

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged up 0.2 percent in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
19

County Employment and Wages in New Mexico – Fourth Quarter 2017

In New Mexico’s only large county, Bernalillo, employment edged up 0.2 percent from December 2016 to December 2017.

Jun
18

Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque – May 2017

Workers in the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.31 in May 2017, about 8 percent below the nationwide average of $24.34.

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)931.6 933.3 935.0 936.5 937.6 (p)938.5

Employment(1)

(2)875.8 878.3 881.1 884.1 887.0 (p)890.4

Unemployment(1)

(2)55.8 55.0 53.9 52.4 50.6 (p)48.1

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)6.0 5.9 5.8 5.6 5.4 (p)5.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

835.8 838.3 839.2 839.9 840.5 (p)841.7

12-month % change

0.9 1.0 1.2 1.2 1.3 (p)1.6

Mining and Logging(4)

21.2 20.8 20.6 20.6 20.7 (p)20.7

12-month % change

11.0 6.7 3.0 1.0 0.5 (p)-1.0

Construction(4)

47.2 48.6 48.5 48.3 48.3 (p)48.3

12-month % change

8.5 9.7 9.0 7.6 7.1 (p)6.4

Manufacturing(4)

27.0 27.2 27.1 27.1 26.9 (p)26.6

12-month % change

2.3 2.6 2.7 3.0 2.7 (p)1.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

136.2 137.1 137.4 137.8 137.2 (p)138.3

12-month % change

-1.3 -0.7 0.0 0.5 0.4 (p)1.2

Information(5)

11.5 11.2 11.4 11.3 11.7 (p)11.7

12-month % change

-15.4 -13.2 -4.2 -8.1 -10.7 (p)-5.6

Financial Activities(4)

34.6 34.7 35.1 35.0 35.4 (p)35.6

12-month % change

3.0 3.3 4.5 3.9 4.7 (p)5.6

Professional & Business Services(4)

104.4 104.7 105.3 106.8 107.6 (p)108.0

12-month % change

1.8 0.9 1.1 2.8 3.7 (p)3.7

Education & Health Services(4)

140.1 140.2 139.4 139.0 138.6 (p)138.1

12-month % change

0.9 0.9 0.3 -0.2 -0.1 (p)-0.5

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

97.8 97.8 98.1 97.9 98.0 (p)98.8

12-month % change

1.9 1.8 2.1 1.5 2.1 (p)3.0

Other Services(4)

28.6 28.8 28.7 28.8 28.8 (p)28.8

12-month % change

0.4 1.1 0.7 1.1 0.3 (p)0.0

Government(4)

187.2 187.2 187.6 187.3 187.3 (p)186.8

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 (p)0.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(5) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(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 Jun 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2018
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2018
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Las Cruces, May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Fe – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Mexico Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Consumer Price Index, West Region — June 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2018
CPI Historical Table - West Region Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2018
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in New Mexico – Fourth Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2018
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2018
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Las Cruces Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2018