Washington



News Releases:

Feb
20

Average Energy Prices, Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue – January 2018

Gasoline prices averaged $2.839 a gallon in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue area in January 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2018

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.5 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
07

Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Washington – 2016

89,200 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among Washington’s private industry employers in 2016, resulting in an incidence rate of 4.3 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers.

Washington Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,708.9 3,725.4 3,754.5 3,767.8 3,772.6 (p)3,763.1

Employment(1)

3,541.6 3,555.3 3,582.6 3,597.2 3,604.7 (p)3,593.6

Unemployment(1)

167.3 170.1 171.9 170.6 167.8 (p)169.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.5 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.4 (p)4.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,322.1 3,325.2 3,336.5 3,342.8 3,353.9 (p)3,360.0

12-month % change

2.3 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 (p)2.1

Mining and Logging(3)

6.6 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.6 (p)6.6

12-month % change

4.8 3.2 3.2 3.2 1.5 (p)3.1

Construction(3)

195.0 197.5 197.9 200.7 202.1 (p)203.6

12-month % change

4.3 4.6 3.9 5.6 5.7 (p)6.0

Manufacturing(3)

284.6 284.5 284.1 283.6 284.5 (p)286.9

12-month % change

-1.7 -1.5 -1.1 -0.7 -0.8 (p)0.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

621.1 624.5 625.3 628.4 630.7 (p)627.7

12-month % change

1.8 2.1 1.8 2.0 2.1 (p)1.4

Information(3)

124.3 124.7 126.0 126.3 127.2 (p)128.1

12-month % change

2.8 2.7 3.3 3.1 3.9 (p)3.3

Financial Activities(3)

157.0 157.5 157.8 158.3 158.3 (p)158.9

12-month % change

3.9 3.8 4.0 4.1 4.2 (p)4.5

Professional & Business Services(3)

408.4 409.3 409.3 414.8 418.6 (p)415.3

12-month % change

1.2 1.1 0.8 2.1 2.9 (p)2.1

Education & Health Services(3)

478.8 479.6 482.2 478.1 481.5 (p)482.1

12-month % change

3.4 3.0 3.2 2.0 2.4 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

333.5 333.3 335.7 335.5 334.8 (p)338.7

12-month % change

2.5 2.3 3.2 1.5 1.1 (p)1.4

Other Services(3)

121.3 120.9 120.6 120.2 122.3 (p)120.7

12-month % change

3.7 2.9 2.3 1.2 2.0 (p)1.4

Government(3)

591.5 586.9 591.1 590.4 587.3 (p)591.4

12-month % change

3.2 2.2 2.0 2.1 1.5 (p)1.9

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
Portland, OR-WA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Seattle Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Western - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lewiston — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bellingham — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Bremerton-Silverdale — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kennewick-Richland — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Longview — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Mount Vernon-Anacortes — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Olympia-Tumwater — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Spokane-Spokane Valley — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tacoma-Lakewood — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Wenatchee — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Yakima — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Union Members in Washington — 2016 Employment News Release Feb 2017
County Employment and Wages in Washington – Third Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Women’s Earnings in Washington – 2016 Pay News Release Sep 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, Washington – 2016 Unemployment News Release Mar 2017
Unemployment in the Seattle Area by County - June 2016 Unemployment News Release Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index, West Region — January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Average Energy Prices, Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue – January 2018 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index, Seattle area — December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
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
CPI Historical Table - Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
CPI Historical Table - Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA (old base) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
CPI Pacific Cities and U.S. City Average - January 2018 Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Seattle Metropolitan Area – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in Washington – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Walla Walla — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Washington – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Feb 2018