Erie, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2015

127.3 128.5 128.9 130.3 131.4 131.1 130.0 130.1 131.7 132.0 131.9 131.3 130.4

2016

126.3 126.3 (P) 126.9                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2015

3.5 3.4 3.6 3.9 4.3 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.1 4.1

2016

3.7 3.6 (P) 3.7                    

Manufacturing

 

2015

22.3 22.3 22.3 22.3 22.3 22.5 22.6 22.4 22.3 22.2 22.3 22.1 22.3

2016

21.5 20.8 (P) 20.6                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2015

22.3 21.8 21.8 22.0 22.4 22.7 22.5 22.4 22.3 22.4 22.6 22.9 22.3

2016

21.8 21.3 (P) 21.1                    

Information

 

2015

1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.1

2016

1.1 1.1 (P) 1.1                    

Financial Activities

 

2015

6.1 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2

2016

6.2 6.2 (P) 6.2                    

Professional & Business Services

 

2015

9.8 10.1 10.0 10.3 10.4 10.5 10.4 10.6 10.5 10.6 10.4 10.2 10.3

2016

9.6 9.6 (P) 9.8                    

Educational & Health Services

 

2015

27.9 28.4 28.4 28.4 27.6 27.3 27.3 27.2 28.2 28.7 28.8 28.8 28.1

2016

27.9 28.2 (P) 28.6                    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2015

12.9 13.1 13.4 13.8 14.9 15.2 15.3 15.3 14.7 13.9 13.6 13.5 14.1

2016

13.1 13.2 (P) 13.5                    

Other Services

 

2015

5.8 5.8 5.9 6.0 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.0 5.9 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0

2016

5.9 6.0 (P) 6.0                    

Government

 

2015

15.6 16.4 16.4 16.4 16.3 14.9 13.8 14.2 16.0 16.5 16.5 16.4 15.8

2016

15.5 16.3 (P) 16.3                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(R) 134,029 (R) 134,035 (R) 133,872 (R) 134,003 (R) 135,555 (R) 136,092 (R) 136,846 (R) 135,581 (R) 134,639 (R) 134,597 (R) 134,823 (R) 134,402 (R) 134,873

2016

133,546 133,661 (P) 134,389                    

Employment

 

2015

(R) 125,407 (R) 126,055 (R) 126,157 (R) 127,254 (R) 127,973 (R) 128,337 (R) 128,940 (R) 128,364 (R) 128,452 (R) 128,457 (R) 128,486 (R) 128,376 (R) 127,688

2016

125,404 125,272 (P) 125,157                    

Unemployment

 

2015

(R) 8,622 (R) 7,980 (R) 7,715 (R) 6,749 (R) 7,582 (R) 7,755 (R) 7,906 (R) 7,217 (R) 6,187 (R) 6,140 (R) 6,337 (R) 6,026 (R) 7,185

2016

8,142 8,389 (P) 9,232                    

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 6.4 (R) 6.0 (R) 5.8 (R) 5.0 (R) 5.6 (R) 5.7 (R) 5.8 (R) 5.3 (R) 4.6 (R) 4.6 (R) 4.7 (R) 4.5 (R) 5.3

2016

6.1 6.3 (P) 6.9                    

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary

The Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Erie County in Pennsylvania.