Long Island saw 4,900 more jobs in December 2017 compared with the same month last year, according to the state Labor Department. The state revised a loss of jobs in November to 100, instead of the 900 originally reported.
Meanwhile, The regional Consumer Price Index showed prices up 1.6 percent in December 2017 over December 2016. It was up 1.6 as well in November. Here are charts on those and the rest of the latest Long Island economic indicators on foreclosures, home sales, bankruptcy, travel and tourism.
The net gain in non-farm jobs year over year, from the New York State Department of Labor. Read more.
The year-over-year monthly percentage change in the regional Consumer Price Index, from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read more a>.
The number of foreclosure-related filings on Long Island, from RealtyTrac
Year-over-year changes in the number of closed home sales on Long Island, by month, from Multiple Listing Service
The number of filings in Nassau and Suffolk, from U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District, New York
The percentage of all Long Island rooms occupied, from STR Global
Occupancy rate change
The percentage change in hotel occupancy, year-over-year, from STR Global
Takeoffs and landings at regional airports, from the Federal Aviation Administration