Economy at a Glance

Akron, OH

Akron, OH
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Mar
2014
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2014
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2014
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2014
July
2014
Aug
2014

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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371.1 368.6 369.7 371.1 (P) 371.9

Employment (1)

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348.9 350.0 351.4 351.1 (P) 351.3

Unemployment (1)

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22.2 18.6 18.3 20.1 (P) 20.6

Unemployment Rate (2)

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6.0 5.0 4.9 5.4 (P) 5.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm (3)

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327.7 329.3 332.6 329.4 328.5 (P) 329.3

12-month % change

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2.5 1.8 1.3 1.3 1.5 (P) 1.4

Mining, Logging, and Construction (3)

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10.0 11.4 12.3 12.5 12.7 (P) 12.5

12-month % change

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1.0 6.5 5.1 2.5 4.1 (P) 3.3

Manufacturing (3)

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39.9 39.9 40.0 40.2 40.0 (P) 40.0

12-month % change

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0.8 1.0 1.0 1.3 0.3 (P) 0.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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63.0 63.6 63.9 64.3 64.5 (P) 64.1

12-month % change

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0.2 0.5 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 (P) -0.9

Information (3)

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3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 (P) 3.7

12-month % change

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0.0 0.0 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 (P) -7.5

Financial Activities (3)

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12.6 12.7 12.8 12.8 12.8 (P) 12.8

12-month % change

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-0.8 -1.6 -1.5 -2.3 -2.3 (P) -2.3

Professional and Business Services (3)

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51.8 52.3 52.0 52.8 52.8 (P) 54.0

12-month % change

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5.5 4.4 2.6 2.9 3.5 (P) 5.5

Education and Health Services (3)

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52.3 51.9 52.3 52.8 52.7 (P) 53.4

12-month % change

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2.3 1.0 1.6 2.7 3.1 (P) 3.9

Leisure and Hospitality (3)

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32.2 31.7 32.7 33.0 33.5 (P) 32.9

12-month % change

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11.4 5.7 1.9 1.2 2.4 (P) 1.5

Other Services (3)

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14.0 14.1 14.1 14.3 14.2 (P) 14.2

12-month % change

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1.4 2.2 1.4 2.9 1.4 (P) 2.2

Government (3)

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48.0 47.8 48.6 42.8 41.4 (P) 41.7

12-month % change

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0.4 -0.4 1.9 0.7 0.5 (P) -1.0

Consumer Price Index: Cleveland-Akron, OH

CPI-U, All items (4)

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220.962 221.413 222.410

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change (4)

1.9 1.7 1.4

CPI-W, All items (5)

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212.489 212.765 213.511

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change (5)

1.7 1.5 1.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(P) Preliminary

Data extracted on: September 19, 2014

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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