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Sep
12

Consumer Price Index, West Region — August 2019

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), crept up 0.1 percent in August.

Aug
13

Consumer Price Index, West Region — July 2019

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), were unchanged in July.

Jul
16

Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque – May 2018

Workers in the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.53 in May 2018, about 10 percent below the nationwide average of $24.98.

New Mexico Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

952.0 953.8 955.2 956.8 959.0 (p)961.7

Employment(1)

903.3 905.5 907.3 909.2 911.7 (p)914.1

Unemployment(1)

48.7 48.4 47.9 47.6 47.3 (p)47.6

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.1 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 (p)4.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

848.1 851.9 852.6 854.3 857.9 (p)861.5

12-month % change

1.0 1.3 1.5 1.8 1.9 (p)2.4

Mining and Logging(3)

26.4 26.4 26.7 26.8 26.8 (p)26.9

12-month % change

10.9 10.0 10.3 9.8 8.1 (p)8.9

Construction(3)

49.0 49.5 50.0 50.2 50.3 (p)50.6

12-month % change

3.2 4.0 5.3 6.1 6.6 (p)8.4

Manufacturing(3)

26.8 27.1 27.2 27.3 27.6 (p)27.4

12-month % change

-0.7 0.4 0.4 0.7 1.8 (p)1.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

136.5 136.9 136.3 135.9 135.6 (p)135.3

12-month % change

-0.9 -0.7 -1.0 -1.5 -1.6 (p)-1.7

Information(3)

11.6 11.6 11.4 11.4 11.4 (p)11.3

12-month % change

-3.3 -4.9 -2.6 -2.6 -4.2 (p)-3.4

Financial Activities(3)

34.0 34.1 34.2 34.5 34.8 (p)35.3

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.3 0.3 1.2 2.1 (p)2.9

Professional & Business Services(3)

107.9 108.0 107.9 108.2 108.3 (p)109.3

12-month % change

2.3 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.9 (p)2.9

Education & Health Services(3)

141.0 141.8 142.3 143.3 142.4 (p)141.2

12-month % change

1.7 2.2 2.3 2.9 2.0 (p)1.0

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

100.8 102.0 102.3 101.9 102.1 (p)103.7

12-month % change

3.7 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.8 (p)6.0

Other Services(3)

28.5 29.0 28.9 29.0 28.9 (p)29.1

12-month % change

-1.0 0.3 0.7 0.7 0.0 (p)1.0

Government(3)

185.6 185.5 185.4 185.8 189.7 (p)191.4

12-month % change

-1.0 -0.9 -0.6 0.4 1.4 (p)2.4

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 Aug 2019
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2019
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2019
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Albuquerque – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Las Cruces, May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Santa Fe – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Mexico Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2018
Consumer Price Index, West Region — August 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2019
CPI Historical Table - West Region Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2019
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2018
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2018
County Employment and Wages in New Mexico – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2019
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2019
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2019
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Las Cruces Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2019