In December, the Consumer 2014 calendar monthly pdf Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0. 1 percent over the last 12 months, not seasonally adjusted. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0. 7 percent for civilian workers, seasonally adjusted, from June 2017 to September 2017.
Over the year, compensation rose 2. 5 percent, wages and salaries rose 2. 5 percent, and benefits rose 2. The Producer Price Index for final demand fell 0. 2 percent and the index for final demand goods was unchanged. The final demand index climbed 2.
In manufacturing, productivity decreased 4. Real average hourly earnings increased 0. 2 percent in December, seasonally adjusted. Average hourly earnings increased 0. 3 percent, and CPI-U increased 0. Real average weekly earnings increased 0. 2 percent over the month.
1 percent in December after increasing 0. 5-percent advance the previous month. Prices for exports rose 2. Data in archived news releases may have been revised in subsequent releases. The Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington DC.