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Current Employment Statistics - CES (National)

CES News Release Dates

Reference Month The Employment Situation * Real Earnings Strike Report

December 2019

Friday, January 10, 2020 Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Friday, January 3, 2020

January 2020

Friday, February 7 Thursday, February 13 Friday, January 31


Friday, March 6 Wednesday, March 11 Friday, February 28


Friday, April 3 Friday, April 10 Friday, March 27


Friday, May 8 Tuesday, May 12 Friday, May 1


Friday, June 5 Wednesday, June 10 Friday, May 29


Thursday, July 2 Tuesday, July 14 Friday, June 26


Friday, August 7 Wednesday, August 12 Friday, July 31


Friday, September 4 Friday, September 11 Friday, August 28


Friday, October 2 Tuesday, October 13 Friday, September 25


Friday, November 6 Thursday, November 12 Friday, October 30


Friday, December 4 Thursday, December 10 Wednesday, November 25


Friday, January 8, 2021 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Thursday, December 31

* The Employment Situation report is typically released on the third Friday after the conclusion of the reference week, i.e., the week which includes the 12th of the month.

Benchmark Release Date

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) will publish the annual benchmark revision to establishment survey employment data with the February 7, 2020 release of the January 2020 Employment Situation.


Last Modified Date: January 10, 2020