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Jun
10

Consumer Price Index, West Region — May 2020

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

May
12

Consumer Price Index, West Region — April 2020

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), declined 0.4 percent in April.

May
06

Occupational Employment and Wages in Albany — May 2019

Workers in the Albany, OR Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.80 in May 2019, about 11 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

Oregon Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)2,103.1 2,104.2 2,105.5 2,110.9 2,110.7 (p)2,119.8

Employment(1)

(r)2,031.7 2,034.3 2,036.5 2,038.0 1,796.7 (p)1,819.2

Unemployment(1)

(r)71.4 69.8 69.0 72.9 314.0 (p)300.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.4 3.3 3.3 3.5 14.9 (p)14.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,954.0 1,953.7 1,955.7 1,942.5 1,689.7 (p)1,712.2

12-month % change

1.3 1.0 1.3 0.5 -12.7 (p)-11.7

Mining and Logging(3)

6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.1 (p)6.0

12-month % change

-5.6 -6.9 -4.3 -2.9 -12.9 (p)-14.3

Construction(3)

109.8 108.6 110.8 111.5 99.8 (p)105.4

12-month % change

2.0 0.3 3.3 3.0 -7.8 (p)-3.0

Manufacturing(3)

196.7 195.2 195.0 194.7 183.4 (p)178.5

12-month % change

-0.6 -1.8 -1.7 -2.0 -7.6 (p)-10.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

358.2 359.5 359.9 358.2 329.7 (p)335.6

12-month % change

0.9 0.8 1.2 0.8 -7.3 (p)-5.8

Information(4)

35.8 35.5 35.3 35.5 32.6 (p)31.4

12-month % change

2.9 3.2 2.9 4.1 -5.8 (p)-11.3

Financial Activities(3)

104.5 104.0 104.0 103.6 97.4 (p)97.7

12-month % change

2.1 1.4 1.0 0.4 -5.5 (p)-5.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

255.3 254.3 254.9 254.4 234.7 (p)234.1

12-month % change

1.4 0.8 1.2 0.9 -7.2 (p)-7.6

Education & Health Services(3)

303.1 304.2 303.9 302.4 270.4 (p)279.4

12-month % change

2.1 1.8 1.6 0.9 -9.9 (p)-6.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

217.5 217.4 216.8 208.4 95.3 (p)111.2

12-month % change

1.8 1.4 1.9 -2.2 -55.3 (p)-47.8

Other Services(3)

65.7 66.1 66.3 66.0 52.7 (p)55.5

12-month % change

1.9 1.8 2.8 2.2 -18.5 (p)-14.2

Government(3)

300.8 302.1 301.9 300.7 287.4 (p)277.5

12-month % change

1.5 1.7 1.9 1.1 -3.5 (p)-7.0

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
(r) Revised

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 Jul 2020
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2020
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2020
Western - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bend-Redmond — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Corvallis — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Eugene — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Medford — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Salem — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Union Members in Oregon — 2019 Employment News Release Feb 2020
County Employment and Wages in Oregon – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Women’s Earnings in Oregon – 2018 Pay News Release Jan 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Oregon – 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
Unemployment in the Portland Area by County, July 2015 Unemployment News Release Sep 2015
Consumer Price Index, West Region — May 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2020
CPI Historical Table - Portland-Salem, OR-WA Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
CPI Historical Table - Portland-Salem, OR-WA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index, Portland – Second Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in Oregon – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Albany — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Grants Pass — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Oregon – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Feb 2018
2018 CPI Revision - West Region Overview Consumer price indexes Factsheet Feb 2018
2018 CPI Geographic Revision Fact Sheet Consumer price indexes Factsheet Mar 2018
Consumer Price Index Data Tables - Pacific Cities and U.S. City Average Consumer price indexes Factsheet Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index Data Tables Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Business Employment Dynamics in Oregon – Second Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Mar 2020