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

662.2 668.8 671.8 676.6 672.9 666.9 659.8 653.4 (P) 664.7        

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 11.0 11.0 11.0 (P) 10.7        

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 21.6 21.5 21.5 (P) 21.4        

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 91.4 91.4 91.2 (P) 91.6        

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 11.4 11.3 11.3 (P) 11.2        

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 41.7 41.9 41.9 (P) 40.9        

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 87.0 88.3 86.9 (P) 86.4        

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

209.7 214.2 214.8 217.0 212.2 205.5 203.6 200.8 (P) 210.6        

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 66.7 65.0 64.8 (P) 65.0        

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 28.2 28.0 27.9 (P) 27.8        

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

102.3 103.3 103.8 103.3 102.3 102.4 97.8 96.1 (P) 99.1        

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

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

2014

646,220 646,829 645,890 642,408 645,843 650,959 653,951 647,840 (P) 640,107        

Employment

 

2013

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

2014

588,984 592,930 593,729 598,849 595,702 600,000 599,796 593,382 (P) 594,946        

Unemployment

 

2013

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

2014

57,236 53,899 52,161 43,559 50,141 50,959 54,155 54,458 (P) 45,161        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

11.3 10.4 10.1 9.5 10.0 10.3 10.8 10.6 9.9 9.9 9.1 8.3 10.0

2014

8.9 8.3 8.1 6.8 7.8 7.8 8.3 8.4 (P) 7.1        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary