June 18, 2013
In 2012, the employment-population ratio of persons with a disability was 17.8 percent. In contrast, 63.9 percent of persons without a disability were employed. The employment-population ratio for persons with a disability was unchanged from 2011 to 2012, while the ratio for persons without a disability increased.read full article »
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June 17, 2013
The Producer Price Index for finished goods rose 0.5 percent in May, seasonally adjusted. Prices for finished goods fell 0.7 percent in April and 0.6 percent in March. At the earlier stages of processing, prices received by manufacturers of intermediate goods declined 0.1 percent in May, and the crude goods index advanced 2.2 percent.
June 14, 2013
U.S. import prices fell 1.9 percent for the year ended in May; the price index for import fuel decreased 4.4 percent.
June 13, 2013
Employer costs for employee compensation averaged $31.09 per hour worked in March 2013. Wages and salaries averaged $21.50 per hour worked and accounted for 69.1 percent of these costs, while benefits averaged $9.59 and accounted for the remaining 30.9 percent.
June 12, 2013
The Beveridge curve is a graphical representation of the relationship between the unemployment rate and the job openings rate. Changes in the supply of or demand for labor cause movements along this curve.
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Spotlight on Statistics: International Labor Comparisons
This Spotlight compares output, unemployment, compensation, productivity, consumer prices, and other measures around the world. Read more »