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News Releases:
Jan
12
Consumer Price Index, West Region — December 2022

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), declined 0.4 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Dec
13
Consumer Price Index, West Region — November 2022

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), declined 0.4 percent in November, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
10
Consumer Price Index, West Region — October 2022

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), increased 0.7 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Montana Economy at a Glance:
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(p)577.8          

Employment(1)

(p)563.1          

Unemployment(1)

(p)14.7          

Unemployment Rate(2)

(p)2.5          

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Mining and Logging(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Manufacturing(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Information(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Education & Health Services(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Other Services(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

100 100 100 100 100 (p)100

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

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
Billings Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2023
Great Falls Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2023
Missoula Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2023
Mountain-Plains - Consumer Prices Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2024
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2024
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mountain Plains Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2024
Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2024
Consumer Price Index, West Region — December 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2023
Mountain Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Mountain-Plains CPI Blue Card (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Billings — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Great Falls — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Missoula — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Montana — 2021 Unemployment News Release Feb 2022