Philadelphia City, 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
Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2015

672.8 680.0 680.1 687.6 684.8 680.8 675.2 674.2 686.6 695.2 699.0 697.5 684.5

2016

684.8 693.6 697.1 702.2 700.3 694.9 692.3 691.0 700.7 (p)708.6      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2015

10.7 11.2 11.0 11.1 11.5 12.2 11.7 11.7 11.8 11.8 11.7 11.4 11.5

2016

10.7 11.0 11.1 11.5 11.7 12.0 11.8 11.9 12.0 (p)12.0      

Manufacturing

2015

21.2 21.0 21.1 21.1 21.2 21.2 21.2 21.1 21.0 21.0 21.0 21.1 21.1

2016

20.7 20.5 20.7 20.8 20.9 20.9 20.8 20.8 20.7 (p)20.5      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

91.2 90.4 90.8 91.5 91.8 92.7 92.0 92.5 93.2 94.6 96.8 97.4 92.9

2016

92.6 92.4 93.2 93.2 94.1 93.9 93.1 93.4 94.7 (p)95.7      

Information

2015

11.4 11.6 11.8 11.7 11.7 11.9 11.8 11.9 11.9 11.9 11.9 12.0 11.8

2016

11.8 11.8 11.8 11.9 10.8 11.7 11.7 11.6 11.5 (p)11.6      

Financial Activities

2015

41.8 41.9 41.9 42.1 42.3 42.6 42.7 42.7 42.1 42.4 42.8 43.0 42.4

2016

42.4 43.0 43.4 43.5 43.7 43.8 44.2 44.6 43.4 (p)43.2      

Professional & Business Services

2015

88.9 89.2 89.2 89.9 90.0 90.8 90.3 90.2 90.3 91.0 91.9 91.8 90.3

2016

89.9 91.5 92.4 92.8 93.9 92.9 91.7 91.8 91.4 (p)92.0      

Educational & Health Services

2015

213.9 220.3 218.4 221.5 216.9 210.2 209.8 208.2 217.3 222.6 225.0 222.7 217.2

2016

219.4 226.1 225.6 227.5 222.8 217.4 217.8 216.5 224.1 (p)229.7      

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

64.8 65.0 66.2 68.9 69.8 69.4 69.0 69.1 70.3 70.0 67.7 67.2 68.1

2016

67.5 67.1 68.4 70.5 72.6 73.0 74.7 73.9 73.7 (p)73.9      

Other Services

2015

26.6 26.7 26.9 27.1 27.4 27.7 27.6 27.6 27.4 27.9 27.9 28.0 27.4

2016

27.7 27.7 28.1 28.2 28.0 27.5 27.8 28.1 27.9 (p)28.0      

Government

2015

102.3 102.7 102.8 102.7 102.2 102.1 99.1 99.2 101.3 102.0 102.3 102.9 101.8

2016

102.1 102.5 102.4 102.3 101.8 101.8 98.7 98.4 101.3 (p)102.0      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2015

693,722 694,363 691,464 695,334 698,870 697,212 702,879 694,588 693,395 696,693 699,208 696,601 696,194

2016

700,052 705,473 707,890 707,034 711,781 709,488 718,779 713,960 713,854 (p)714,478      

Employment

2015

639,618 643,484 642,144 649,154 645,645 645,744 647,747 644,464 648,692 653,688 658,840 660,142 648,280

2016

655,900 661,295 660,413 660,450 661,792 660,296 663,488 659,107 663,737 (p)664,483      

Unemployment

2015

54,104 50,879 49,320 46,180 53,225 51,468 55,132 50,124 44,703 43,005 40,368 36,459 47,914

2016

44,152 44,178 47,477 46,584 49,989 49,192 55,291 54,853 50,117 (p)49,995      

Unemployment Rate

2015

7.8 7.3 7.1 6.6 7.6 7.4 7.8 7.2 6.4 6.2 5.8 5.2 6.9

2016

6.3 6.3 6.7 6.6 7.0 6.9 7.7 7.7 7.0 (p)7.0      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary