Review major industry announcements by industry sector and overviews of statistical trends within each sector. Industry news and data are presented for industries, such as, mining and construction, manufacturing, wholesale and retail trade, transportation, information services, and leisure and hospitality, among others.

Available reports today:

InflationKansas government employed an average of 255,700 people in 2017, a decrease of 500 jobs from the 2016 average. This continues the trend of declining government employment since its last peak in 2010 with just over 262,000 jobs.

The majority of government jobs in Kansas were at the local level with approximately 179,000, just over two-thirds of total government employment. The rest of government jobs were at the federal level with 21,000, and the state level with just over 51,000. State level jobs have declined since 2010, while federal level jobs were fairly constant the past few years. Overall local government jobs remained fairly constant at around 180,000.

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Release dates for upcoming Kansas Industry News and Development reports are as follows: 

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Release Date

Retail Trade

1st Quarter

Transportation

1st Quarter

Information

1st Quarter

Leisure and Hospitality

2nd Quarter

Other Services

2nd Quarter

Government

2nd Quarter

Natural Resources, Mining, and Construction Industry

3rd Quarter

Manufacturing Industry

3rd Quarter

Wholesale Trade

3rd Quarter

Financial Activities and Real Estate

4th Quarter

Professional and Business Services

4th Quarter

Education and Health Services

4th Quarter