Portland

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Portland, OR-WA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Unemployment in the Portland Area by County, July 2015 Unemployment News Release Sep 2015
CPI Historical Table - Portland-Salem, OR-WA Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
CPI Historical Table - Portland-Salem, OR-WA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Portland – Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA Economy at a Glance:

Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
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Data
June
2017
July
2017
Aug
2017
Sept
2017
Oct
2017
Nov
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,312.5 1,333.1 1,330.3 1,324.4 1,334.6 (p)1,336.9

Employment(1)

1,261.8 1,278.3 1,274.3 1,272.1 1,282.8 (p)1,288.2

Unemployment(1)

50.6 54.8 56.0 52.3 51.8 (p)48.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.9 4.1 4.2 3.9 3.9 (p)3.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,177.0 1,173.2 1,176.9 1,176.0 1,183.4 (p)1,185.0

12-month % change

2.6 2.8 2.8 2.1 2.1 (p)1.8

Mining and Logging(3)

1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 (p)1.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 7.7 7.7 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

70.2 72.7 73.4 73.7 72.9 (p)70.9

12-month % change

13.4 14.1 13.3 13.7 12.0 (p)9.6

Manufacturing(3)

124.7 125.5 125.7 126.2 126.7 (p)125.6

12-month % change

1.1 1.6 1.4 2.8 3.4 (p)3.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

212.2 212.9 214.4 214.0 214.5 (p)219.3

12-month % change

1.0 1.1 1.6 1.5 1.3 (p)1.5

Information(3)

25.3 25.0 25.0 24.9 24.6 (p)24.4

12-month % change

1.2 1.2 0.4 -3.5 -3.1 (p)-3.9

Financial Activities(3)

70.1 70.2 70.3 70.0 70.2 (p)69.7

12-month % change

3.4 1.9 1.6 1.7 1.6 (p)0.9

Professional and Business Services(3)

180.5 180.8 182.7 180.1 180.9 (p)179.3

12-month % change

1.9 1.1 1.8 1.0 2.1 (p)0.6

Education and Health Services(3)

168.7 167.7 169.9 172.1 174.8 (p)176.5

12-month % change

4.6 5.2 6.0 3.8 2.9 (p)3.2

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

124.2 128.3 127.5 123.5 120.3 (p)118.9

12-month % change

2.6 4.3 3.9 1.2 1.3 (p)1.2

Other Services(3)

41.8 41.1 40.9 41.2 41.2 (p)41.3

12-month % change

0.0 -1.9 -2.6 -2.1 -2.8 (p)-1.7

Government(3)

158.0 147.7 145.7 148.9 155.9 (p)157.8

12-month % change

0.8 1.4 0.8 0.1 -0.3 (p)0.3

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

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Data
2nd Half
2016
1st Half
2017
2nd Half
2017

Consumer Price Index: Portland-Salem, OR-WA

CPI-U, All items(1)

251.710 258.055 261.621

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(1)

  2.6 4.4 3.9

CPI-W, All items(2)

242.014 247.871 250.720

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(2)

  2.2 4.2 3.6

Footnotes
(1) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.