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

 

2013

654.4 665.4 669.2 671.4 666.4 661.6 655.4 653.8 668.9 675.3 678.1 673.4 666.1

2014

662.2 668.8 671.8 676.6 672.9 (P) 667.6              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

9.6 9.8 10.6 10.7 10.7 10.9 10.6 10.9 10.6 10.9 10.7 10.2 10.5

2014

9.8 10.2 9.9 10.4 10.7 (P) 11.0              

Manufacturing

 

2013

21.8 21.7 21.6 21.6 21.7 21.8 21.8 21.8 22.0 21.8 21.9 21.7 21.8

2014

21.6 21.5 21.5 21.5 21.5 (P) 21.5              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

88.2 87.8 88.3 88.4 88.9 89.3 89.6 89.5 90.2 91.2 93.1 93.0 89.8

2014

89.8 89.4 90.4 90.9 91.2 (P) 91.3              

Information

 

2013

11.7 11.7 11.7 11.7 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.5 11.5 11.6 11.5 11.6

2014

11.4 11.4 11.4 11.4 11.5 (P) 11.4              

Financial Activities

 

2013

40.8 40.9 40.8 40.9 40.9 41.3 41.5 41.6 41.1 41.4 41.0 40.9 41.1

2014

41.1 41.8 41.8 41.7 41.7 (P) 41.7              

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

84.7 86.1 86.2 86.1 86.1 86.5 86.0 86.2 86.0 87.3 86.5 86.7 86.2

2014

85.6 85.5 86.1 86.9 87.5 (P) 87.0              

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

206.0 213.5 213.8 213.0 207.9 202.0 201.3 199.9 210.2 214.7 215.9 212.6 209.2

2014

209.7 214.2 214.8 217.0 212.2 (P) 206.4              

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

60.1 61.2 62.3 65.9 66.2 65.4 65.4 66.0 67.7 66.1 66.2 65.3 64.8

2014

63.8 64.3 64.7 65.9 66.4 (P) 66.7              

Other Services

 

2013

26.7 26.9 27.2 27.3 27.6 27.9 27.5 27.5 27.4 27.6 27.7 27.6 27.4

2014

27.1 27.2 27.4 27.6 27.9 (P) 28.2              

Government

 

2013

104.8 105.8 106.7 105.8 104.8 104.9 100.1 98.8 102.2 102.8 103.5 103.9 103.7

2014

102.3 103.3 103.8 103.3 102.3 (P) 102.4              

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

 

2013

(1) 657,470 (1) 651,153 (1) 650,135 (1) 652,133 (1) 656,901 (1) 664,178 (1) 669,124 (1) 661,824 (1) 658,601 (1) 654,726 (1) 655,133 (1) 646,430 (1) 656,484

2014

646,220 646,829 645,890 642,408 (P) 645,707                

Employment

 

2013

(1) 583,274 (1) 583,514 (1) 584,638 (1) 590,423 (1) 591,166 (1) 595,443 (1) 596,893 (1) 591,518 (1) 593,209 (1) 589,724 (1) 595,566 (1) 592,776 (1) 590,679

2014

588,984 592,930 593,729 598,849 (P) 595,669                

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 74,196 (1) 67,639 (1) 65,497 (1) 61,710 (1) 65,735 (1) 68,735 (1) 72,231 (1) 70,306 (1) 65,392 (1) 65,002 (1) 59,567 (1) 53,654 (1) 65,805

2014

57,236 53,899 52,161 43,559 (P) 50,038                

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 11.3 (1) 10.4 (1) 10.1 (1) 9.5 (1) 10.0 (1) 10.3 (1) 10.8 (1) 10.6 (1) 9.9 (1) 9.9 (1) 9.1 (1) 8.3 (1) 10.0

2014

8.9 8.3 8.1 6.8 (P) 7.7                

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