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Aug
17

Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – July 2016

Gasoline prices averaged $2.207 a gallon in the Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City area in July 2016, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
17

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – June 2016

In June, Chester County, Pa., had the lowest unemployment rate in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area at 4.1 percent.

Aug
16

Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – July 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast was unchanged in July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

New Jersey Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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4,565.9 4,579.7 4,586.5 4,587.1 4,579.3 (P) 4,570.9

Employment (1)

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4,367.6 4,378.9 4,372.6 4,361.3 4,346.8 (P) 4,332.6

Unemployment (1)

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198.4 200.7 213.9 225.9 232.5 (P) 238.3

Unemployment Rate (2)

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4.3 4.4 4.7 4.9 5.1 (P) 5.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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4,051.9 4,073.9 4,072.9 4,070.3 4,086.4 (P) 4,081.7

12-month % change

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1.6 2.1 1.8 1.3 1.6 (P) 1.4

Mining and Logging (3)

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1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.4 (P) 1.3

12-month % change

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-6.7 0.0 -7.1 -7.1 0.0 (P) -7.1

Construction (3)

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149.9 152.4 151.3 154.5 155.6 (P) 152.4

12-month % change

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2.7 5.0 2.6 4.0 4.4 (P) 2.6

Manufacturing (3)

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238.5 238.0 238.2 239.8 241.4 (P) 242.3

12-month % change

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0.3 0.3 0.3 0.8 1.3 (P) 1.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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867.1 869.6 872.8 873.9 875.7 (P) 875.9

12-month % change

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2.4 2.5 2.7 2.4 2.3 (P) 2.0

Information (3)

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74.7 75.0 74.2 69.9 75.6 (P) 75.2

12-month % change

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0.0 0.7 -0.5 -6.4 1.2 (P) 0.9

Financial Activities (3)

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254.0 254.9 255.2 254.6 257.4 (P) 258.2

12-month % change

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2.8 3.0 2.5 2.0 2.8 (P) 2.9

Professional & Business Services (3)

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651.4 657.2 651.8 653.2 654.1 (P) 651.7

12-month % change

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1.0 1.9 0.5 0.5 0.7 (P) 0.5

Education & Health Services (3)

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669.3 672.0 670.1 668.6 667.6 (P) 668.6

12-month % change

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2.5 2.7 2.3 1.9 1.4 (P) 1.5

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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363.4 367.8 368.6 366.5 372.0 (P) 370.4

12-month % change

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2.1 3.4 3.2 1.7 4.0 (P) 2.7

Other Services (3)

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169.6 172.2 172.7 169.6 170.8 (P) 171.2

12-month % change

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0.8 2.2 2.3 0.2 0.8 (P) 1.3

Government (3)

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612.6 613.4 616.7 618.4 614.8 (P) 614.5

12-month % change

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-0.1 -0.1 0.6 0.3 -0.3 (P) -0.3

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Atlantic City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Bergen, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Camden, NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Newark, NJ-PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Trenton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Vineland Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2016
New York-New Jersey - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Aug 2016
Current Employment Statistics - New Jersey Employment Table Aug 2016
Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New Jersey Unemployment Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New York-New Jersey Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index - New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index - New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA (1967 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Aug 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Philadelphia Area Employment – May 2016 Employment News Release Jul 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Area: 2013-14 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2015
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2015 Unemployment News Release Sep 2015
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – July 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – June 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – June 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2016
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – July 2016 Average energy prices News Release Aug 2016
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Trenton — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlantic City-Hammonton - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – June 2016 Unemployment News Release Aug 2016
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, New Jersey – 2015 Unemployment News Release Mar 2016
New York Area Employment – July 2015 Employment News Release Sep 2015
County Employment and Wages in New Jersey - Fourth Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Union Members in New York and New Jersey – 2015 Employment News Release Feb 2016
Women’s Earnings in New Jersey - 2014 Pay News Release Feb 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area – June 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – May 2016 Average energy prices News Release Jun 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the New York Area: 2013–14 Consumer spending News Release Jan 2016
Average Earnings and Hours in New Jersey - March 2013 Pay News Release May 2014
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – July 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2016
Fatal Work Injuries in the New York Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2015
Middlesex, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Newark — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Ocean City - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Camden - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Fatal Work Injuries in New Jersey – 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Dec 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Emergency Responders in Selected Metropolitan Areas in New York and New Jersey – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2015