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

 

2013

318.1 320.5 324.6 326.0 329.9 330.3 327.9 328.3 327.9 330.5 332.4 331.2 327.3

2014

325.2 325.9 327.9 331.4 333.0 (P) 334.7              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

10.1 10.0 10.2 10.7 11.0 11.1 11.4 11.4 11.3 11.4 12.1 10.5 10.9

2014

10.1 10.0 10.6 11.1 11.4 (P) 11.6              

Manufacturing

 

2013

19.5 19.5 19.5 19.5 19.6 20.0 20.0 20.1 19.9 19.8 20.0 20.0 19.8

2014

19.7 19.7 19.9 19.9 20.1 (P) 20.4              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

64.0 63.4 63.8 64.1 64.6 64.7 63.8 64.0 64.2 64.8 65.6 67.2 64.5

2014

64.7 64.1 64.2 64.9 64.7 (P) 64.8              

Information

 

2013

4.9 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.8

2014

4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 (P) 4.9              

Financial Activities

 

2013

22.1 22.2 22.2 22.4 22.4 22.7 22.6 22.7 22.6 22.7 22.7 22.7 22.5

2014

22.6 22.6 22.6 22.7 22.8 (P) 23.1              

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

42.9 43.3 43.5 43.9 44.8 45.4 45.7 46.0 45.4 47.2 47.2 46.8 45.2

2014

46.0 46.2 46.6 46.1 45.5 (P) 45.2              

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

50.0 51.5 51.5 51.5 51.5 50.3 50.7 50.4 51.8 52.2 52.1 51.8 51.3

2014

51.7 52.1 52.4 52.6 52.8 (P) 52.5              

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

27.9 27.7 31.1 31.0 33.0 35.0 34.3 34.2 31.1 30.0 29.8 29.7 31.2

2014

28.9 29.0 29.2 31.3 33.2 (P) 35.2              

Other Services

 

2013

16.9 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.0 17.1

2014

16.8 16.9 17.0 17.1 17.2 (P) 17.3              

Government

 

2013

59.8 61.0 60.9 61.1 61.1 59.1 57.3 57.7 59.8 60.4 60.8 60.6 60.0

2014

59.8 60.4 60.5 60.8 60.4 (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

 

2013

(1) 286,257 (1) 284,373 (1) 285,297 (1) 284,958 (1) 289,436 (1) 292,971 (1) 294,622 (1) 292,260 (1) 287,598 (1) 286,057 (1) 287,135 (1) 285,874 (1) 288,070

2014

286,373 286,536 287,186 285,788 (P) 287,197                

Employment

 

2013

(1) 263,770 (1) 263,505 (1) 265,700 (1) 266,936 (1) 270,392 (1) 272,081 (1) 274,360 (1) 272,666 (1) 270,266 (1) 268,909 (1) 270,919 (1) 270,958 (1) 269,205

2014

269,669 270,401 271,512 273,426 (P) 273,075                

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 22,487 (1) 20,868 (1) 19,597 (1) 18,022 (1) 19,044 (1) 20,890 (1) 20,262 (1) 19,594 (1) 17,332 (1) 17,148 (1) 16,216 (1) 14,916 (1) 18,865

2014

16,704 16,135 15,674 12,362 (P) 14,122                

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 7.9 (1) 7.3 (1) 6.9 (1) 6.3 (1) 6.6 (1) 7.1 (1) 6.9 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.0 (1) 6.0 (1) 5.6 (1) 5.2 (1) 6.5

2014

5.8 5.6 5.5 4.3 (P) 4.9                

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(P) Preliminary

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