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Feb
21

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Oklahoma – 2017

In 2017, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 7.4 percent in Oklahoma, significantly lower than the 8.5-percent rate for the nation.

Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.5 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today..

Feb
07

Union Members in Oklahoma – 2017

In 2017, union members accounted for 5.5 percent of wage and salary workers in Oklahoma, compared with 5.4 percent in 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oklahoma Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,817.1 1,819.4 1,827.4 1,835.6 1,841.8 (p)1,847.9

Employment(1)

1,737.9 1,737.9 1,745.6 1,755.1 1,764.6 (p)1,771.9

Unemployment(1)

79.2 81.5 81.7 80.4 77.2 (p)76.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.4 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.2 (p)4.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,665.1 1,668.8 1,668.0 1,672.1 1,669.5 (p)1,670.6

12-month % change

1.0 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 (p)1.2

Mining and Logging(3)

46.4 46.1 46.5 46.8 47.9 (p)47.8

12-month % change

7.2 8.0 8.9 9.9 13.0 (p)15.2

Construction(3)

81.2 81.9 82.1 83.2 81.8 (p)84.7

12-month % change

4.2 5.1 5.0 8.1 6.5 (p)10.7

Manufacturing(3)

130.5 130.3 130.1 130.6 130.9 (p)130.5

12-month % change

2.4 2.2 2.2 2.6 3.2 (p)2.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

299.2 301.6 304.7 303.7 302.1 (p)302.5

12-month % change

-2.3 -1.8 -0.7 -1.4 -1.9 (p)-1.7

Information(4)

21.2 21.0 20.9 20.9 21.2 (p)21.1

12-month % change

-1.4 -1.4 -0.9 -1.4 -0.5 (p)-1.4

Financial Activities(3)

81.1 81.2 80.7 80.9 80.9 (p)80.7

12-month % change

3.2 3.4 2.9 2.4 2.5 (p)1.5

Professional & Business Services(3)

185.3 184.6 182.7 181.3 180.8 (p)180.4

12-month % change

2.8 2.6 1.3 0.1 0.6 (p)0.3

Education & Health Services(3)

239.0 239.6 239.8 240.0 238.6 (p)240.1

12-month % change

2.2 2.5 2.6 2.2 1.6 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

166.6 168.4 167.3 169.8 170.3 (p)168.8

12-month % change

1.8 2.7 2.3 2.9 3.5 (p)1.6

Other Services(3)

60.1 60.2 59.1 60.1 60.7 (p)60.1

12-month % change

-3.7 -3.8 -5.6 -3.7 -2.7 (p)-3.2

Government(3)

354.5 353.9 354.1 354.8 354.3 (p)353.9

12-month % change

0.3 0.0 0.1 0.4 0.3 (p)0.1

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

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Oklahoma City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Tulsa Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Oklahoma – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Union Members in Oklahoma – 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
County Employment and Wages in Oklahoma – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Oklahoma – 2017 Unemployment News Release Feb 2018
Minimum Wage Workers in Oklahoma – 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fort Smith, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Oklahoma City, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Oklahoma Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tulsa, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Women’s Earnings in Oklahoma – 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Fort Smith Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018