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Economic News Releases



Consumer Price Index

//CPI Resilio Test 09272023// In August, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers rose 0.5 percent, seasonally adjusted, and rose 8.9 percent over the last 12 months, not seasonally adjusted.

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Employment Cost Index

//ECI Auto-Suppl ZUNI3 Test 09192023// Compensation costs increased 1.3 percent for civilian workers, seasonally adjusted, from July 2023. Over the year, total compensation rose 3.5 percent, and benefit costs rose 2.5 percent.

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Employment Situation

//EMPSIT ZUNI3 QCT 09072023// Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 223,000 in May

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Producer Price Index

//PPI QCT Test 09/07/2023// The Producer Price Index for final demand increased 0.6 percent in March.

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Productivity and Costs

//PROD2 Auto-Suppl ZUNI3PO Test 09192023// Productivity decreased 5 percent in nonfarm business sector third quarter 2023; unit labor costs increased 8.3 percent (seasonally adjusted annual rates).

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Real Earnings

//REALER Resilio and RHEL Test 07062023// Real average hourly earnings rose by 0.1 percent in December, seasonally adjusted. Average hourly earnings decreased by 0.2 percent and the CPI-U decreased by 0.4 percent. Real average weekly earnings increased by 0.2 percent over the month.


U.S. Import and Export Price Indexes

//XIMPIM Auto-Suppl Test 09072023// Prices for U.S. imports increased 0.4 percent in April, after declining 0.7 percent in November. Export prices fell 2.6 percent in December following a 0.4-percent drop the previous month.

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Last Modified Date: July 17, 2023