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

Total Nonfarm

2015

55.8 55.8 55.5 56.0 56.4 55.9 55.1 55.1 55.5 55.4 55.3 54.4 55.5

2016

54.2 54.2 54.5 54.7 54.2 54.4 53.8 53.9 54.2 (p)54.6      

Manufacturing

2015

7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9

2016

7.9 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.9 (p)7.9      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

11.3 11.2 11.2 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.0 11.0 10.9 11.0 11.2 11.6 11.1

2016

11.1 10.9 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.1 11.0 10.9 10.6 (p)10.7      

Educational & Health Services

2015

9.4 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.4 9.3 9.6 9.7 9.7 9.7 9.5

2016

9.6 9.7 9.7 9.8 9.6 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.6 (p)9.8      

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

4.3 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.5 4.5 4.3 4.3 4.5

2016

4.2 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.6 (p)4.6      

Government

2015

7.5 7.7 7.4 7.6 7.7 7.2 6.8 6.8 7.5 7.7 7.8 7.4 7.4

2016

7.4 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.3 7.1 6.5 6.6 7.5 (p)7.7      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2015

61,889 61,594 61,135 61,160 61,795 61,500 61,561 60,909 60,488 60,144 60,106 59,418 60,975

2016

60,652 60,846 61,081 60,476 60,273 60,458 60,756 60,470 59,925 (p)59,719      

Employment

2015

57,927 57,711 57,308 57,696 57,961 57,775 57,735 57,425 57,170 56,967 56,904 56,229 57,401

2016

56,785 56,732 56,684 56,394 56,057 56,421 56,425 56,266 56,178 (p)56,032      

Unemployment

2015

3,962 3,883 3,827 3,464 3,834 3,725 3,826 3,484 3,318 3,177 3,202 3,189 3,574

2016

3,867 4,114 4,397 4,082 4,216 4,037 4,331 4,204 3,747 (p)3,687      

Unemployment Rate

2015

6.4 6.3 6.3 5.7 6.2 6.1 6.2 5.7 5.5 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.9

2016

6.4 6.8 7.2 6.7 7.0 6.7 7.1 7.0 6.3 (p)6.2      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Williamsport Pa., Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Lycoming County in Pennsylvania.