Citations with the tag: UNITED States. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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- CPI: No news is government news.
Larson, Laurie // AHA News; 11/20/95, Vol. 31 Issue 47, p5
Reports that the US Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics was forced to close November 14, 1995 when its budget authorization expired. Release of the Consumer Price Index for all goods and services.
- BLS regional offices: Contribution to wage programs.
Paisner, Alan M. // Monthly Labor Review; Jul92, Vol. 115 Issue 7, p30
States that the regional offices of the Bureau of Labor Statistics have been playing a key role in fulfilling the Bureau's mission since their inception and their vital contribution will continue as the challenges of the future unfold. Background; The early years; Establishment of regional...
- Bureau of Labor Statistics cut threatens guidance data.
Hudelson, Dale // Vocational Education Journal; Feb96, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p11
No abstract available.
- What's new.
Hudelson, Dale // Compensation & Working Conditions; Winter97, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p1
Reports on several literatures released by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes the Spanish version of the Occupational Compensation Survey bulletin; Locality earnings data from the National Compensation Survey; 1996 Survey of Nonfatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses.
- What's New?
Hudelson, Dale // Compensation & Working Conditions; Fall98, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p1
Focuses on the report `Fatal Workplace Injuries in 1996: A Collection of Data and Analysis.' Information on the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries conducted by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics; Summary of the nine articles included in the report.
- Lost workday cases at record low in '96.
Finnegan, Lisa // Occupational Hazards; Feb98, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p18
Presents statistical information on workplaces injuries and illnesses and lost workday (LWD) cases for 1996, by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Information on reported cases of repetitive trauma illnesses; Details on injuries and illnesses in the construction industry.
- Number of workplace deaths hits 5-year low.
Fletcher, Meg // Crain's Cleveland Business; 09/22/97, Vol. 18 Issue 38, p34
Focuses on the United States Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics report which states that there was a decrease in workplace deaths in the United States during 1996. Statistics for work place deaths in 1996; Percentage of deaths caused in the construction industry; What are the...
- A guide for comparing expenses by year.
Worsham, James // Nation's Business; Feb96, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p8
Presents a guide chart from United States Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Price Index, that enables comparisons of business expenses and revenues in 1995. Description of guide; Purpose of guide; Background information on Consumer Price Index. INSET: How costs have changed..
- A view from the federal statistical system.
Abraham, Katharine G. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics; Dec1997, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p1394
Opinion. Focuses on problems facing the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in the United States (U.S.). Details on the `Handbook of Methods,' by the BLS; Examination of the structure of the US statistical system; Names of the federal statistical agencies; How are resources for statistical...
- Injuries at furniture plants higher than national average.
L.A. // Wood & Wood Products; Feb95, Vol. 100 Issue 2, p10
Discusses the Bureau of Labor Statistic report, which states that workers in furniture and fixture plants suffered a higher-than-average rate of injuries in 1993. How the report was complied; Estimated amount of injuries in furniture and fixture plants during 1993 according to the `Workplace...
- 1995 fatal work injuries are detailed in national census.
L.A. // Professional Safety; Nov96, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p16
Reports that according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries, there has been a decrease of fatal work injuries in 1995. Details on the figures; Highlights from the 1995 census.
- Armed forces.
Henderson, Rick // Reason; Aug/Sep98, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p21
Deals with the findings of a Bureau of Justice Statistics report on the number of armed agents employed in federal agencies in the United States. Agency with the most number of armed agents; Agency with growing number of agents.
- Clerical jobs are more than that.
Martinez, Michelle Neely // HR Magazine; Nov95, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p15
Suggests that the most important skill administrative assistants should possess is the ability to juggle multiple assignments. Information from the Bureau of Labour Statistics (BLS).
- Nonagricultural wage and salary employment.
Martinez, Michelle Neely // South Dakota Business Review; Dec95, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p8
Presents statistical information on nonagricultural wage and salary employment according to South Dakota Department of Labor, in cooperation with the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- BLS regional offices: 50 years of Federal-State cooperation.
Hines, Joseph W.; Engen, Gunnar // Monthly Labor Review; Dec92, Vol. 115 Issue 12, p36
Offers a look at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) regional offices. Early Federal-State cooperation; Setting the stage for expansion; The employment statistics survey; The impact of new ideas in the 1960s; Expansion and responsibilities; Labor market information; Change from rising...
- Northeast job outlook.
Hines, Joseph W.; Engen, Gunnar // American Nurseryman; 9/1/94, Vol. 180 Issue 5, p8
Reports on the study by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on the number of jobs in the Northeast United States for 1993. Outlook for Massachusetts and New Jersey.
- PPI: Hospital prices drop in March.
Hines, Joseph W.; Engen, Gunnar // AHA News; 4/15/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p8
Reports on the decrease in the price of services offered by U.S.-based hospitals in March 2002. Findings of a survey conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics; Rate of decrease posted by different hospital categories.
- PPI: Hospital prices on the rise.
G.A. // AHA News; 5/15/95, Vol. 31 Issue 20, p4
Reports on the increase in hospital prices in the United States as released by the Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics. Producer Price Index (PPI) showing rise in psychiatric hospital prices; Percentage of increase in specialty hospitals and general medical hospitals.
- PPI: Hospital prices rise.
J.A. // AHA News; 3/18/96, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p4
Reports on the increase in hospital prices for the month of February 1996, according to the Producer Price Index compiled by US Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- Price hikes hover near 0.1 percent.
Asplund, Jon // AHA News; 05/18/98, Vol. 34 Issue 19, p4
Announces that the prices at hospitals rose overall about 0.1 percent according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics' Producer Price Index. Prices at general hospitals; Information on the price at psychiatric hospitals; Inpatient treatments at general hospitals.
- Medical prices outpace inflation.
Asplund, Jon // AHA News; 05/18/98, Vol. 34 Issue 19, p4
Announces that the overall medical care and other medical categories recorded higher price increases in April 1998 than did the national Consumer Price Index (CPI), according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Overall CPI; Prices of medical care; Information on inpatient services.
- Hospital employment rises.
Cys, Jane // AHA News; 09/13/99, Vol. 35 Issue 36, p4
Reports on the increase in the employment at hospitals in the United States in August 1999 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Comparison of these figures with the figures gathered in July 1998; People added to hospital as employees in August and July 1999.
- DOL releases nursery industry outlook report.
Cys, Jane // American Nurseryman; 09/01/98, Vol. 188 Issue 5, p18
Focuses on the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics' outlook report for the nursery industry in the US. Growth in Job opportunities for the landscaping and groundskeeping sectors; Variations in the salaries among industry workers.
- Statistics corner: Nonfarm payroll employment data: Benchmark revisions and improvements in...
Gregg, Patricia M. // Business Economics; Oct96, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p57
Presents a background on the monthly report released by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in relation to the nonfarm payroll employment statistics for May 1996. Employment estimates as the primary product of the Current Employment Statistics (CES) program; Effect of the 1996...
- The statistics producers' corner.
Gregg, Patricia M. // Business Economics; Oct97, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p66
Focuses on the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) efforts to expand the coverage of the Producer Price Index (PPI) to include the services sector of the United States economy which began in 1990. Information about aggregate goods and services PPI; Information about the 1997 economic census.
- Where the jobs are.
Gregg, Patricia M. // Career World; Feb97, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p2
Presents statistics on the labor market in the United States from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Estimated number of jobs to be created between 1994 and 2005; Number of vacancies to be left by people retiring or leaving the labor force; Increase in service occupations; Expected growth of the...
- Labor markets.
Gregg, Patricia M. // Economic Trends (07482922); Jun98, p12
States that labor markets in the United States are still strong, according to a report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Details on the increase of nonfarm payrolls; Reference made to the employment rate for May, 1998; Factors which contributed to high employment rates.
- Labor Markets.
Gregg, Patricia M. // Economic Trends (07482922); Mar2002, p12
Presents several graphs the performance in the labor markets in Cleveland, Ohio. Illustration of preliminary estimates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics; Deflation in the unemployment rate; Labor market conditions.
- Seasonal Adjustment.
Gregg, Patricia M. // Employment & Earnings; Aug98, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p174
Presents information on the fluctuations in the labor market in the United States, with reference to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Adjustments made to the market; Procedure used the seasonally adjust the labor force; Information on the establishment of data in the labor market.
- New Seasonal Adjustment Factors for the Establishment Data Series.
Manning, Christopher D. // Employment & Earnings; Dec2001, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p3
Reports the seasonal adjustment factors for the establishment data series in the United States as of September 2001 up to April 2002. Inference to the statistical reports generated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics; Details of the seasonal factors identified; Access information.
- Corporate Loyalty Is Dead.
Herman, Roger // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Aug99, Vol. 100 Issue 8, p190
Presents information on employee loyalty in the United States. Report on the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics; Possible effects of the death of corporate loyalty.
- One million U.S. employees fired.
Herman, Roger // Las Vegas Business Press; 1/7/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p9
Reports the termination of one million workers from several corporations in the U.S. Causes of the reduction of employment; Data produced by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- BLS labor force projections: a review of methods and results.
Ryscavage, Paul M. // Monthly Labor Review; Apr79, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p15
Examines important characteristics of past labor force projections by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and those made by the U.S. Bureau of Census between 1952 and 1976. Analysis of the specific projection methodology used in 1976; Comparison of participation rates of men and women with...
- Family expenditure data to be available on a continuing basis.
Jacobs, Eva // Monthly Labor Review; Apr79, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p53
Reports on the availability of data on family expenditures in the United States through the Continuing Consumer Expenditure Survey program of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Objectives; Surveys included in the program.
Norwood, Janet L. // Monthly Labor Review; Jan84, Vol. 107 Issue 1, p2
Chronicles the history of the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Reasons behind the creation of the BLS; Provisions under the law establishing the BLS; Evolution of the BLS.
- An evaluation of BLS' projections of 1980 industry employment.
Tschetter, John // Monthly Labor Review; Aug84, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p12
Evaluates the industry employment projections of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for 1980. Components of the employment projections; Factors influencing industry employment; Errors in the computation of employment figures; Underestimation of total employment; Implications for employment...
- Distribution of consumption examined using aggregate expenditure shares.
Kaneer, Kirk // Monthly Labor Review; Mar86, Vol. 109 Issue 4, p50
Presents estimates of aggregate expenditure shares, developed from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey. Questions about the distribution of consumption among diverse population groups; Implications for social and economic policy or for organizational marketing...
- Homicide chief cause of death in restaurants: Govt.
Kaneer, Kirk // Nation's Restaurant News; 8/19/96, Vol. 30 Issue 32, p2
No abstract available.
- BLS freebies keep you informed.
Kaneer, Kirk // Occupational Outlook Quarterly; Spring96, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p44
Introduces publications from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). `Issues in Labor Statistics' titles; Contact information.
- FAXSTAT: BLS facts, stats a phone call away.
Kaneer, Kirk // Occupational Outlook Quarterly; Fall96, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p28
Introduces FAXSTAT, the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) fax-on-demand service. Equipment needed for FAXSTAT; List of regional systems of BLS; Components of the regional system.
- Charting the projections: 1998-2008.
Kaneer, Kirk // Occupational Outlook Quarterly; Winter99/2000, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p2
Offers a look at the projections developed by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics for 1998-2008. Activities; Steps taken to develop the projections; Charting; Highlights of the projections. INSET: Other Bureau publications presenting information....
- Introduction: Employment projections.
Kaneer, Kirk // Occupational Outlook Quarterly; Winter2001/2002, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p5
Presents employment projections developed by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2000 and 2010. Two ways of measuring employment growth or decline; Expected increase in employment of childcare workers; Projected employment growth.
- Occupational employment.
Kaneer, Kirk // Occupational Outlook Quarterly; Winter2001/2002, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p8
Presents occupational employment projections developed by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2000 and 2010. Occupation categories; Employment growth by education and training; Fastest growing occupations.
- BLS green jobs info online.
Kaneer, Kirk // Occupational Outlook Quarterly; Winter2010, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p20
The article offers information on the green jobs initiative of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) which is located at the web site www.bls.gov/green.
- What Do You Make?
Kaneer, Kirk // State Legislatures; Mar2011, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p8
The article offers information on the salaries of U.S. employees in various industries based on the "May 2009 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates U.S. report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, including the salaries of the state legislator amounting to 37, 530 U.S....
- direct from WASHINGTON.
Lewis, Anne C. // Tech Directions; Sep2001, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p5
Reports on the employment forecasts in the United States by 2008. Dependability of employment on the economy; Assumptions of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics; Declination of occupations in traditional manufacturing, farming, mining and fishing industries.
- Economic bounceback in 2nd half of year is in doubt.
Rombel, Adam // Business Journal (Central New York); 7/15/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p13
No abstract available.
- Overview of the NCS: Summer 1998.
Weinstein, Harriet G. // Compensation & Working Conditions; Summer98, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p41
Deals with the National Compensation Survey (NCS) that provides several set of measures of employee compensation. Three United States Bureau of Labor Statistics programs integrated in NCS; Sample design; Generic leveling; Features and benefits of NCS.
- An Overview of the EBS and the NCS.
Bolstin, Allan P. // Compensation & Working Conditions; Spring99, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p2
Focuses on the Employee Benefits Survey (EBS) conducted by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Structural changes in the survey; Integration of the EBS with the National Compensation Survey; Efforts of the BLS to enhance the survey to meet users' needs.
- Employee Benefits Survey.
Bolstin, Allan P. // Compensation & Working Conditions; Spring99, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p51
Focuses on the Employee Benefits Survey (EBS) of the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. Data on occupational groups in the EBS; Survey estimation methods; Bulletins where EBS estimates are published.