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Maps of Unemployment by State, County and MSA

CPI Inflation Calculator "uses the average Consumer Price Index for a given calendar year. This data represents changes in prices of all goods and services purchased for consumption by urban households. This index value has been calculated every year since 1913. For the current year, the latest monthly index value is used."

Location Quotient Calculator

  • creates tables of private sector employment data, by industry, as measured by the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) program.
  • allows the ready comparison of relative employment levels in the United States, states, counties, and Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs).
  • Location Quotients (LQs) are ratios that allow an area's distribution of employment by industry to be compared to a reference or base area's distribution.

Injury & Illness Incidence Rate Calculator & Comparison Tool

Databases & Tables