Pennsylvania: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Pennsylvania
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

2015

5,817.5 5,822.9 5,810.7 5,822.7 5,831.8 5,830.7 5,833.1 5,843.7 5,843.7 5,862.0 5,856.4 5,868.1

2016

5,855.1 5,876.4 5,894.6 5,881.2 5,873.4 5,883.2 5,900.4 5,900.5 5,902.2 (p)5,900.4    

Mining & Logging

2015

39.0 37.5 36.7 35.7 34.8 34.4 33.6 32.6 31.8 31.1 30.8 30.7

2016

29.6 28.4 27.6 26.7 25.7 25.0 24.3 24.2 23.8 (p)24.3    

Construction

2015

233.1 231.7 228.3 232.8 234.8 235.6 235.5 236.6 236.3 236.0 232.3 231.7

2016

229.6 228.3 234.1 234.8 232.1 235.5 239.2 237.1 233.8 (p)233.0    

Manufacturing

2015

570.2 570.9 569.6 569.4 569.9 568.5 568.2 567.4 567.1 565.3 565.9 566.4

2016

567.6 565.7 566.3 565.2 566.3 568.3 568.4 565.9 565.5 (p)564.4    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

1,117.8 1,116.8 1,117.9 1,119.0 1,121.8 1,123.9 1,125.6 1,126.8 1,126.2 1,126.7 1,125.9 1,130.2

2016

1,125.9 1,132.4 1,137.9 1,135.3 1,133.4 1,132.2 1,137.2 1,134.5 1,133.8 (p)1,133.5    

Information

2015

84.6 84.9 85.0 84.8 84.9 85.2 84.9 85.2 85.0 86.3 85.1 85.6

2016

85.8 85.8 85.9 87.2 83.2 87.5 86.9 86.0 84.7 (p)86.5    

Financial Activities

2015

315.2 315.8 315.6 316.0 316.5 316.8 317.1 317.4 317.1 315.0 315.2 315.8

2016

318.5 319.9 320.5 318.1 316.4 316.8 315.1 315.4 317.2 (p)316.5    

Professional & Business Services

2015

773.3 773.4 772.1 772.5 774.0 773.9 775.6 774.5 777.3 778.0 777.2 778.3

2016

780.9 784.9 786.8 785.0 787.5 785.6 781.8 785.7 792.1 (p)790.1    

Educational & Health Services

2015

1,185.2 1,188.4 1,185.6 1,190.1 1,190.3 1,190.0 1,189.4 1,192.0 1,193.5 1,203.1 1,205.0 1,206.2

2016

1,192.6 1,206.8 1,208.8 1,213.0 1,214.6 1,214.3 1,217.8 1,221.7 1,221.7 (p)1,220.8    

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

540.7 543.0 540.5 542.6 544.4 544.5 545.2 546.3 548.1 556.7 554.4 557.5

2016

558.6 559.2 561.3 555.4 554.4 554.9 556.7 557.3 561.0 (p)563.5    

Other Services

2015

254.4 255.1 255.0 255.2 255.9 255.8 255.9 256.1 256.1 257.6 258.6 258.9

2016

259.8 260.0 259.8 257.6 255.1 259.8 258.4 257.5 257.8 (p)258.5    

Government

2015

704.0 705.4 704.4 704.6 704.5 702.1 702.1 708.8 705.2 706.2 706.0 706.8

2016

706.2 705.0 705.6 702.9 704.7 703.3 714.6 715.2 710.8 (p)709.3    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Pennsylvania
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

2015

6,415,158 6,416,879 6,417,585 6,417,941 6,418,784 6,420,564 6,423,256 6,426,326 6,429,471 6,432,474 6,434,882 6,437,066

2016

6,449,845 6,471,026 6,501,686 6,525,894 6,540,689 6,535,738 6,521,718 6,515,223 6,522,960 (p)6,531,339    

Employment

2015

6,073,350 6,075,381 6,077,720 6,081,199 6,086,427 6,093,241 6,101,188 6,109,386 6,117,355 6,125,007 6,131,848 6,137,466

2016

6,153,831 6,170,981 6,185,008 6,182,062 6,180,098 6,171,572 6,154,940 6,145,544 6,151,812 (p)6,155,434    

Unemployment

2015

341,808 341,498 339,865 336,742 332,357 327,323 322,068 316,940 312,116 307,467 303,034 299,600

2016

296,014 300,045 316,678 343,832 360,591 364,166 366,778 369,679 371,148 (p)375,905    

Unemployment Rate

2015

5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.7

2016

4.6 4.6 4.9 5.3 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.7 5.7 (p)5.8    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary