Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Payroll employment, earnings and hours, August 2014
Average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $943 in August, little changed from $942 the previous month. Compared with 12 months earlier, weekly earnings increased 3.5%.
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October 29, 2014
Industrial product and raw materials price indexes, September 2014
The Industrial Product Price Index decreased 0.4% in September, mainly because of lower prices for energy and petroleum products. The Raw Materials Price Index declined 1.8%, largely as a result of lower prices for crude energy products.
October 23, 2014
Employment Insurance, August 2014
Following a decrease in July, the number of people receiving regular Employment Insurance benefits in August was essentially unchanged, at 498,100. Compared with 12 months earlier, the number of beneficiaries fell by 18,800 or 3.6%.
October 22, 2014
Retail trade, August 2014
Retail sales declined 0.3% in August to $42.4 billion. This second consecutive monthly decrease follows gains in the six previous months. Sales were down in 7 of 11 subsectors, representing 76% of retail trade.
October 20, 2014
Wholesale trade, August 2014
Wholesale sales edged up 0.2% to $53.1 billion in August. Gains in three subsectors, in particular the machinery, equipment and supplies subsector, more than offset declines elsewhere. Excluding the motor vehicle and parts subsector, which recorded the largest decline, wholesale sales rose 1.0%.
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