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Inflation and Consumer Spending

Revisions in January to August 2000 CPI Data

Consumer Price Index

News Releases
  • Cincinnati-Hamilton, OH-KY-IN (semiannual)  (TXT) (PDF 26K)
  • Cleveland-Akron-Lorain, OH (monthly)  (TXT) (PDF 30K)
  • Midwest region (monthly)  (TXT) (PDF 40K)
  • Average Energy Prices in the Cleveland-Akron Area (TXT) (PDF 69K)

Consumer Expenditure Survey

  • Cincinnati-Hamilton, OH-KY-IN (TXT) (PDF 39K)
  • Cleveland-Akron, OH (TXT) (PDF 40K)
Tables of Data
Historical Tables CPI-U and CPI-W (1982-84=100) (PDF)

Pay and Benefits

Employment Costs Trends

  • Employment Cost Index - Midwest Region (quarterly) (TXT) (PDF 60K)
  • Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions (quarterly) (TXT) (PDF 61K)
  • Occupational Pay Relatives for Metropolitan Areas in Ohio (TXT) (PDF 107K)

National Compensation Survey

News Releases
  • Cincinnati-Hamilton (TXT) (PDF 37K)
  • Cleveland-Akron (TXT) (PDF 63K)
  • Columbus (TXT) (PDF 38K) 
  • Dayton-Springfield-Greenville (TXT) (PDF 36K)
  • Seneca County (TXT) (PDF 55K)
  • Youngstown-Warren (TXT) (PDF 37K) 
Tables of Data

Safety and Health

Tables of Data

Employment & Unemployment

Tables of Data

Union Membership

News Releases
  • Union Membership in Ohio, 2007 (Annual) (TXT) (PDF 136K)


Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

News Releases
  • Average Weekly Wages in Ohio, First Quarter 2006 (TXT) (PDF 66K)

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Last Modified Date: July 19, 2008