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 (P) 54.5              

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 (P) 8.0              

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 (P) 11.0              

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 (P) 9.5              

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 (P) 4.9              

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 (P) 7.2              

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

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

2016

60,652 60,846 61,081 60,476 (P) 60,308                

Employment

 

2015

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

2016

56,785 56,732 56,684 56,394 (P) 56,094                

Unemployment

 

2015

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

2016

3,867 4,114 4,397 4,082 (P) 4,214                

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 6.4 (R) 6.3 (R) 6.3 (R) 5.7 (R) 6.2 (R) 6.1 (R) 6.2 (R) 5.7 (R) 5.5 (R) 5.3 (R) 5.3 (R) 5.4 (R) 5.9

2016

6.4 6.8 7.2 6.7 (P) 7.0                

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary

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