BLS Public Data
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BLS Public Data API Documentation

In an effort to create transparency and encourage technological innovation, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is releasing its Application Programming Interface (API) to the public. The BLS Public Data API gives the public access to raw economic data from all BLS programs. It is the Bureau's hope that talented developers and programmers will use the BLS Public Data API to create original, inventive applications with published BLS data.

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GET1. Single Series
POST2. Multiple Series
GET1. Single Series

Use this signature to retrieve data for a single time series for the past three years. Be sure to include the specific series ID at the end of the URL.

Header Parameters
Code Snippets
Example Responses

Install SDK for (Node.js)Unirest

OAuth2 Authentication
Client ID
Client Secret
OAuth2 Authentication