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

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

5,619.7 5,664.0 5,702.0 5,745.6 5,784.9 5,770.9 5,706.7 5,712.7 5,766.9 5,809.3 5,830.8 5,796.8 5,742.5

2014

5,657.6 5,680.1 5,711.6 5,785.3 5,828.0 5,837.5 5,774.2 5,766.9 (P) 5,807.0        

Mining & Logging

 

2013

34.7 34.8 35.4 35.8 36.3 36.5 36.6 36.3 36.2 35.5 36.0 35.9 35.8

2014

35.6 35.6 35.9 36.6 37.9 38.5 39.0 39.2 (P) 39.0        

Construction

 

2013

203.6 202.9 210.9 222.0 230.3 235.4 238.2 240.2 238.9 239.8 234.8 220.1 226.4

2014

210.2 207.4 212.2 228.2 239.0 247.0 253.7 250.5 (P) 243.6        

Manufacturing

 

2013

560.6 559.9 560.8 561.4 563.3 568.4 566.6 566.1 563.8 564.2 563.8 560.9 563.3

2014

556.9 554.7 557.3 556.0 559.6 561.5 562.0 561.0 (P) 561.5        

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

1,094.2 1,083.8 1,088.1 1,092.3 1,101.5 1,103.9 1,091.0 1,095.0 1,098.9 1,106.2 1,128.8 1,145.7 1,102.5

2014

1,098.2 1,087.8 1,091.0 1,101.3 1,109.7 1,116.7 1,105.2 1,106.6 (P) 1,108.7        

Information

 

2013

88.8 88.4 88.3 88.0 88.4 88.4 88.6 88.3 87.4 88.0 89.4 88.2 88.4

2014

86.8 86.2 86.1 86.0 86.1 86.0 84.5 85.7 (P) 84.8        

Financial Activities

 

2013

308.8 309.4 309.9 310.9 312.0 315.2 315.6 315.7 312.1 313.1 314.0 313.5 312.5

2014

311.8 312.8 311.7 313.3 314.8 318.6 319.2 319.9 (P) 315.1        

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

723.1 729.3 736.3 746.8 750.4 757.3 757.3 759.7 754.7 761.8 759.1 753.7 749.1

2014

737.3 738.9 740.8 759.9 764.2 768.6 767.4 767.5 (P) 765.4        

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

1,142.5 1,171.8 1,173.7 1,171.4 1,155.6 1,133.7 1,126.9 1,121.6 1,159.9 1,178.7 1,183.3 1,169.2 1,157.4

2014

1,154.9 1,172.9 1,175.5 1,180.2 1,168.3 1,147.4 1,140.1 1,137.1 (P) 1,165.8        

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

492.7 493.6 507.3 523.8 550.2 565.7 568.3 568.2 545.0 537.0 526.1 521.1 533.3

2014

507.3 507.1 517.3 535.9 564.7 584.1 582.6 578.9 (P) 549.4        

Other Services

 

2013

248.5 248.6 249.9 251.0 253.5 257.4 256.1 255.5 252.2 252.8 254.9 253.1 252.8

2014

248.6 247.8 251.3 253.4 255.9 261.1 259.4 257.8 (P) 257.4        

Government

 

2013

722.2 741.5 741.4 742.2 743.4 709.0 661.5 666.1 717.8 732.2 740.6 735.4 721.1

2014

710.0 728.9 732.5 734.5 727.8 708.0 661.1 662.7 (P) 716.3        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

6,471,435 6,426,272 6,410,384 6,416,845 6,486,630 6,542,814 6,561,838 6,501,680 6,460,823 6,417,648 6,430,983 6,396,894 6,460,354

2014

6,371,891 6,393,537 6,398,343 6,363,862 6,399,155 6,437,708 6,470,736 6,417,081 (P) 6,369,763        

Employment

 

2013

5,900,956 5,896,868 5,911,915 5,960,240 6,009,241 6,027,771 6,052,298 6,010,058 6,020,097 5,981,896 6,011,685 6,002,056 5,982,090

2014

5,934,138 5,966,828 5,989,315 6,041,030 6,036,879 6,063,854 6,074,368 6,021,695 (P) 6,057,941        

Unemployment

 

2013

570,479 529,404 498,469 456,605 477,389 515,043 509,540 491,622 440,726 435,752 419,298 394,838 478,264

2014

437,753 426,709 409,028 322,832 362,276 373,854 396,368 395,386 (P) 311,822        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

8.8 8.2 7.8 7.1 7.4 7.9 7.8 7.6 6.8 6.8 6.5 6.2 7.4

2014

6.9 6.7 6.4 5.1 5.7 5.8 6.1 6.2 (P) 4.9        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary