The Southeast BLS Information Office in Atlanta services the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.

Labor Market Statistics for Areas Affected by Hurricane Katrina

Southeast News Releases and Tables

Southeast Databases

Selected Databases

Need help getting started on your database search? Below is a list of the most frequently used BLS Databases in the Regions. If these databases do not contain the information you need, please visit the appropriate Program Homepage or contact this regional office for additional assistance.

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Southeast Information Office (Atlanta, GA) Most Requested Statistics

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Southeast Geographic Data

Southeast Frequently Asked Questions


Southeast Special Notices

  • NEW An Analysis of Southern energy expenditures and prices, 1984-2006 . In the South, where heavy usage of electricity and gasoline causes consumers to spend a larger-than-average share of their budgets on energy-related goods and services, energy prices have increased sharply in recent years. On the whole, however, energy expenses actually made up a smaller share of Southern budgets in 2006 than they did in 1984.

  • Discontinuance of mailing paper copies of the South Consumer Price Index (CPI) Summary
  • As of April 1, 2008, subscribers will no longer receive paper copies of the South CPI Summary (Atlanta Blue Card) in the mail. The South CPI Summary will continue to be available through the Bureau’s Web site.

    A free email subscription service is available for the CPI announcement. Shortly after the CPI announcement is posted online each month, subscribers to this service receive an email message containing a link to the announcement. The subscription form with a list of available regional office CPI summaries (blue cards) is located at

    The mailing of regional CPI announcements (summaries) and other regional publications is being discontinued as a result of unanticipated budget constraints faced by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. See for details.


Contact the Southeast Regional Office

Services provided to the public

Automated Information / Telephone Hotlines

CPI/PPI Hotlines: Recorded CPI and PPI messages available 24 hours a day.

  • Atlanta: (404) 893-4222
  • Miami: (305) 358-2305

Library: Personal Assistance by BLS Economists

Telephone: The Economic Analysis & Information staff is available for phone assistance from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and from 1:00 P.M to 4:00 P.M at (404) 893-4222. Callers in the Miami Area may reach us at (305) 358-2305.

Location: The office is open from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM and is located at:

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Room 7T50
61 Forsyth St., S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30303

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