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

 

2014

318.6 320.0 322.3 327.0 331.8 330.5 329.5 330.8 330.0 330.2 332.1 331.5 327.9

2015

326.6 328.1 (P) 328.3                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2014

9.9 9.8 10.0 10.6 11.0 11.2 11.5 11.3 11.2 11.5 11.4 10.7 10.8

2015

10.7 10.5 (P) 10.5                    

Manufacturing

 

2014

20.1 20.2 20.6 20.7 21.1 21.3 21.4 21.4 21.0 20.9 21.1 21.1 20.9

2015

20.9 21.0 (P) 21.0                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

64.4 63.5 63.9 64.3 65.1 65.2 65.0 65.8 65.9 66.5 67.7 69.0 65.5

2015

66.9 66.5 (P) 66.3                    

Information

 

2014

4.5 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.5

2015

4.5 4.5 (P) 4.5                    

Financial Activities

 

2014

23.1 23.0 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.4 23.5 23.6 23.3 23.3 23.7 23.7 23.3

2015

23.7 23.4 (P) 23.1                    

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

43.5 43.6 43.8 44.7 45.3 45.4 45.1 45.3 45.0 45.1 45.5 44.7 44.8

2015

44.5 44.9 (P) 45.0                    

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

51.7 52.6 53.1 53.0 53.3 51.7 52.1 52.2 53.5 53.5 53.4 53.3 52.8

2015

52.5 53.7 (P) 53.5                    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

28.3 28.5 29.1 31.5 33.7 34.6 34.1 34.2 31.1 29.7 29.7 29.5 31.2

2015

28.5 29.3 (P) 29.9                    

Other Services

 

2014

14.9 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.1 15.1 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.1 15.0 14.9 15.0

2015

14.7 14.8 (P) 14.8                    

Government

 

2014

58.2 59.4 59.3 59.7 59.5 58.1 57.2 57.5 59.5 60.2 60.1 60.1 59.1

2015

59.7 59.5 (P) 59.7                    

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

 

2014

285,502 285,356 286,777 285,894 290,398 292,190 295,821 293,667 287,608 287,104 287,213 285,455 288,582

2015

287,592 287,156 (P) 286,176                    

Employment

 

2014

268,894 269,018 270,811 272,985 275,830 276,742 279,688 278,531 275,224 275,205 275,364 274,548 274,403

2015

273,644 273,911 (P) 273,323                    

Unemployment

 

2014

16,608 16,338 15,966 12,909 14,568 15,448 16,133 15,136 12,384 11,899 11,849 10,907 14,179

2015

13,948 13,245 (P) 12,853                    

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

5.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 5.0 5.3 5.5 5.2 4.3 4.1 4.1 3.8 4.9

2015

4.8 4.6 (P) 4.5                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

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