EconSouth (Third Quarter 2005)

    Alabama Florida Georgia Louisiana Mississippi Tennessee 6th  
District
U.S.
Total Payroll Employment (thousands)a 2005Q2 1,931.0 7,714.5 3,909.4 1,933.2 1,137.4 2,723.8 19,349.2 133,426.3
  % change from 2005Q1 0.5 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5
  % change from 2004Q2 1.8 3.0 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.9 1.7 1.6
Manufacturing Payroll Employment (thousands)b 2005Q2 297.1 391.8 440.0 151.2 180.1 412.5 1,872.8 14,305.7
  % change from 2005Q1 1.3 0.9 0.5 0.8 1.1 0.8 0.9 0.7
  % change from 2004Q2 2.1 0.3 –1.7 –1.1 –0.3 –0.1 –0.1 –0.3
Civilian Unemployment Ratea 2005Q2 4.4 4.1 5.2 5.3 7.0 6.0 4.9 5.1
  Rate as of 2005Q1 5.1 4.5 5.0 5.7 7.0 5.9 5.1 5.3
  Rate as of 2004Q2 5.6 4.8 4.6 5.8 5.9 5.4 5.1 5.6
Existing Single-Family Home Sales (thousands of units)c, d 2005Q2 125.6 583.5 242.9 84.4 64.1 167.8 1,268.3 7,217.0
  % change from 2005Q1 1.5 3.1 9.7 1.9 6.8 6.0 4.6 5.6
  % change from 2004Q2 14.7 4.9 13.2 4.4 7.6 8.8 7.2 4.6
Single-Family Building Permits YTD (units)b 2005Q2 12,359 105,642 45,385 10,483 5,833 20,109 199,811 844,588
  % change from 2004Q2 –0.5 12.6 0.6 16.7 1.5 3.9 7.8 5.2
Personal Income
($ billions)c
2005Q1 132.1 577.1 277.6 129.2 74.0 184.9 1,375.0 10,090.9
  % change from 2004Q4 0.9 0.9 0.8 1.0 0.6 1.1 0.9 0.7
  % change from 2004Q1 7.3 8.4 6.7 5.6 5.6 6.9 7.3 6.8
 
    Atlanta Birmingham Jacksonville Miami Nashville New   
Orleans
Orlando Tampa
Total Payroll Employment (thousands)b, e 2005Q2 2,276.1 513.0 594.7 2,342.8 723.2 622.8 1,008.0 1,305.9
  % change from 2004Q2 0.6 0.6 2.5 2.1 1.7 0.6 4.1 2.7
Civilian Unemployment Rateb, e 2005Q2 5.1 3.9 4.2 4.3 4.8 4.8 3.8 4.0
  Rate as of 2004Q2 4.6 4.6 5.0 5.2 4.2 4.5 4.6 4.6
Office Vacancy Rateb 2005Q2 22.1 16.6 13.9 9.9 13.0 14.2
  Rate as of 2004Q2 23.4 17.0 14.7 14.8 15.3 16.9
Median Existing Home Sale Price (thousands of $U.S.)b 2005Q2 166.5 156.1 166.6 371.6 159.7 152.6 232.2 195.0
  Median price
  as of
2004Q2 156.8 149.5 154.5 282.1 147.4 137.5 170.1 158.2

a Seasonally adjusted
b Not seasonally adjusted
c Seasonally adjusted annual rate
d Data include recent rebenchmarking and other data revisions.
e The Bureau of Labor Statistics has redefined some MSAs, adding more counties. Payroll and household statistics for some areas may be larger than previously reported.

SOURCES: Payroll employment and civilian unemployment rate: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. Existing home sales and median existing home sale price: National Association of Realtors. Single-family building permits: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Construction Statistics Division. Personal income: Bureau of Economic Analysis. Quarterly estimates of all construction data reflect annual benchmark revisions. Office vacancy rate: CB Richard Ellis. Most data were obtained from Haver Analytics.

For more extensive information on the data series shown here, see www.frbatlanta.org/publica/econ_south/2005/q3/dist_data.cfm.

 

Total Payroll Employment Manufacturing Payroll Employment
 
Civilian Unemployment Rate Single-Family Building Permits YTD
 
Existing Home Sales Personal Income
 

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