Emsi’s 2016.1 dataset for Analyst is now available. Of note, clients will see updated information from the BLS in this dataset. Emsi also made some exciting improvements to the I-O model, which you can read about below.
Updated Data Sources in This Release
- Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages, Q2 2015 (BLS). This is the most complete source for wage and salary industry employment data.
- Current Employment Statistics, Dec. 2015 (BLS). This source helps create more accurate employment estimates for the current year.
Primary Data Source Information
The following table summarizes our major data sources used for each Emsi release.
Methodology Changes and Fixes
- We improved our Input-Output sales methodology by using state earnings-to-sales ratios. For a detailed explanation of the differences, see our recent blog post about the changes.
- We corrected an issue that sometimes caused earnings to be significantly overstated in extended proprietors data.