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

Total Nonfarm

2015

323.7 326.8 327.5 332.3 336.3 336.6 335.8 336.7 335.7 336.3 336.9 337.7 333.5

2016

331.5 332.5 334.2 338.7 340.4 343.3 340.6 341.4 337.4 (p)338.4      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2015

9.6 9.3 9.4 10.1 10.6 11.0 11.0 11.2 11.2 11.4 11.2 10.5 10.5

2016

10.1 10.1 10.3 10.8 10.9 11.1 11.2 11.2 11.1 (p)11.2      

Manufacturing

2015

21.2 21.2 21.3 21.4 21.6 21.8 21.7 21.5 21.4 21.3 21.4 21.2 21.4

2016

21.2 21.2 21.3 21.3 21.4 21.7 21.6 21.5 21.3 (p)21.3      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

67.7 67.0 67.2 67.8 68.7 68.8 68.4 69.1 69.4 70.2 71.9 73.4 69.1

2016

70.9 70.3 71.1 70.7 70.2 70.9 70.7 70.9 70.9 (p)71.8      

Information

2015

4.4 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4

2016

4.4 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.2 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.2 (p)4.2      

Financial Activities

2015

22.3 22.2 22.2 22.1 22.2 22.4 22.4 22.4 22.1 22.1 22.0 22.0 22.2

2016

22.0 22.0 22.0 21.9 21.9 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.0 (p)21.9      

Professional & Business Services

2015

45.4 46.1 45.8 46.9 47.3 47.4 48.1 47.9 47.2 48.4 47.8 47.7 47.2

2016

47.1 47.3 46.5 47.6 47.0 48.2 48.3 48.7 47.8 (p)47.7      

Educational & Health Services

2015

52.8 54.1 54.1 54.2 53.8 53.0 53.3 53.4 54.4 55.0 54.7 54.8 54.0

2016

54.2 55.2 55.1 56.0 55.6 55.2 54.9 55.0 55.9 (p)56.4      

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

28.5 28.6 29.2 31.3 33.7 34.8 34.6 34.5 31.9 29.6 29.6 30.1 31.4

2016

28.7 28.8 30.1 32.2 35.6 36.5 35.1 34.9 30.8 (p)30.1      

Other Services

2015

14.4 14.5 14.5 14.5 14.6 14.8 14.7 14.6 14.5 14.6 14.6 14.4 14.6

2016

14.3 14.4 14.4 14.4 14.4 14.7 14.9 14.9 14.8 (p)14.8      

Government

2015

57.4 59.4 59.3 59.6 59.4 58.1 57.1 57.6 59.2 59.3 59.3 59.2 58.7

2016

58.6 58.8 59.0 59.3 59.2 58.6 57.6 58.0 58.6 (p)59.0      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2015

288,709 289,107 288,716 290,573 295,065 297,298 300,653 298,354 292,736 292,196 292,434 293,183 293,252

2016

294,598 295,260 295,866 296,358 299,713 303,403 305,633 304,671 297,986 (p)295,935      

Employment

2015

274,272 275,682 275,724 279,049 281,735 283,357 286,308 285,447 281,643 281,538 282,241 283,853 280,904

2016

282,467 282,941 282,751 283,793 285,924 289,127 290,022 289,371 284,406 (p)282,513      

Unemployment

2015

14,437 13,425 12,992 11,524 13,330 13,941 14,345 12,907 11,093 10,658 10,193 9,330 12,348

2016

12,131 12,319 13,115 12,565 13,789 14,276 15,611 15,300 13,580 (p)13,422      

Unemployment Rate

2015

5.0 4.6 4.5 4.0 4.5 4.7 4.8 4.3 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.2 4.2

2016

4.1 4.2 4.4 4.2 4.6 4.7 5.1 5.0 4.6 (p)4.5      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties in Pennsylvania.