Economy at a Glance

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA

Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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1,942.9 1,944.8 1,949.6 1,950.7 (P) 1,981.3

Employment (1)

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1,846.1 1,844.9 1,854.9 1,844.0 (P) 1,872.2

Unemployment (1)

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96.8 99.9 94.8 106.7 (P) 109.1

Unemployment Rate (2)

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5.0 5.1 4.9 5.5 (P) 5.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm (3)

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1,869.2 1,875.3 1,875.1 1,857.0 1,862.3 (P) 1,873.9

12-month % change

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3.3 3.1 3.0 3.2 3.3 (P) 3.5

Mining and Logging (3)

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1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 (P) 1.0

12-month % change

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0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (P) 0.0

Construction (3)

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102.6 101.3 100.5 100.6 101.8 (P) 105.0

12-month % change

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9.5 9.5 10.3 12.5 13.6 (P) 15.1

Manufacturing (3)

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187.5 187.8 187.2 186.5 188.6 (P) 188.1

12-month % change

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-0.2 0.2 -0.3 0.1 1.1 (P) 0.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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345.0 352.6 356.1 346.0 343.4 (P) 343.6

12-month % change

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3.9 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6 (P) 3.7

Information (3)

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94.6 95.0 94.6 94.5 95.1 (P) 94.8

12-month % change

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3.3 2.9 2.4 2.6 3.0 (P) 2.5

Financial Activities (3)

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100.8 101.1 101.3 100.9 100.9 (P) 100.4

12-month % change

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3.2 3.6 3.2 3.8 3.6 (P) 2.6

Professional and Business Services (3)

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262.6 261.1 261.8 259.5 259.7 (P) 263.6

12-month % change

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3.9 3.0 3.4 4.3 4.1 (P) 5.0

Education and Health Services (3)

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255.4 257.6 258.0 255.2 257.1 (P) 258.9

12-month % change

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2.7 2.8 2.9 2.5 1.9 (P) 2.6

Leisure and Hospitality (3)

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178.7 176.3 176.9 174.7 174.9 (P) 176.9

12-month % change

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4.1 3.0 2.1 2.7 3.1 (P) 2.7

Other Services (3)

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70.7 70.9 70.6 69.3 69.0 (P) 70.0

12-month % change

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4.3 4.4 4.3 3.0 2.2 (P) 2.8

Government (3)

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270.3 270.6 267.1 268.8 270.8 (P) 271.6

12-month % change

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2.3 1.8 1.8 1.7 2.1 (P) 2.0

Consumer Price Index: Seattle-Tacoma-Bremerton, WA

CPI-U, All items (4)

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247.854 245.050 245.496

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

2.1 1.7 1.1

CPI-W, All items (5)

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244.289 240.726 240.735

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

2.1 1.1 0.5

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: April 28, 2015

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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