St. Louis, MO-IL: 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
St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

1,287.3 1,294.5 1,301.3 1,320.4 1,330.4 1,326.0 1,306.1 1,315.7 1,322.9 1,326.2 1,325.9 1,325.9 1,315.2

2014

1,294.7 1,296.4 (P) 1,315.3                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

52.6 52.7 53.9 56.8 59.4 62.1 63.4 62.6 61.8 61.1 60.6 56.6 58.6

2014

53.1 50.9 (P) 59.4                    

Manufacturing

 

2013

112.3 112.9 112.5 112.9 113.2 114.1 113.3 114.0 113.7 113.7 113.6 113.1 113.3

2014

110.3 110.9 (P) 111.8                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

244.6 241.9 242.3 244.2 246.0 246.3 245.9 247.5 246.7 247.3 251.2 254.2 246.5

2014

244.8 241.0 (P) 242.7                    

Information

 

2013

29.2 29.3 29.3 29.6 29.9 29.9 29.8 29.7 29.5 29.7 29.7 29.8 29.6

2014

29.2 29.2 (P) 29.1                    

Financial Activities

 

2013

84.2 84.5 84.7 85.2 86.0 86.6 86.5 86.5 85.9 86.4 86.5 87.5 85.9

2014

87.2 87.2 (P) 87.6                    

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

189.5 191.2 194.1 197.5 197.8 198.4 199.7 200.6 199.5 200.6 199.2 201.0 197.4

2014

196.3 197.2 (P) 201.9                    

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

233.4 237.2 236.3 238.2 236.2 232.5 233.2 233.0 234.8 235.0 236.2 235.2 235.1

2014

233.2 235.9 (P) 234.7                    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

132.4 132.5 135.2 142.2 147.1 149.2 149.3 148.3 143.0 142.5 138.4 137.9 141.5

2014

135.3 135.0 (P) 138.5                    

Other Services

 

2013

45.9 46.0 46.1 45.8 46.2 46.8 46.3 46.3 45.2 45.8 45.9 45.7 46.0

2014

44.9 45.5 (P) 45.3                    

Government

 

2013

163.2 166.3 166.9 168.0 168.6 160.1 138.7 147.2 162.8 164.1 164.6 164.9 161.3

2014

160.4 163.6 (P) 164.3                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 1,404,353 (1) 1,403,179 (1) 1,403,320 (1) 1,410,226 (1) 1,417,215 (1) 1,435,680 (1) 1,434,401 (1) 1,418,020 (1) 1,408,024 (1) 1,401,036 (1) 1,402,279 (1) 1,399,106 (1) 1,411,403

2014

1,404,754 (P) 1,406,557                      

Employment

 

2013

(1) 1,289,148 (1) 1,291,401 (1) 1,297,780 (1) 1,316,468 (1) 1,319,003 (1) 1,326,164 (1) 1,324,053 (1) 1,314,124 (1) 1,312,210 (1) 1,305,711 (1) 1,309,145 (1) 1,305,937 (1) 1,309,262

2014

1,298,879 (P) 1,290,813                      

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 115,205 (1) 111,778 (1) 105,540 (1) 93,758 (1) 98,212 (1) 109,516 (1) 110,348 (1) 103,896 (1) 95,814 (1) 95,325 (1) 93,134 (1) 93,169 (1) 102,141

2014

105,875 (P) 115,744                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 8.2 (1) 8.0 (1) 7.5 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.9 (1) 7.6 (1) 7.7 (1) 7.3 (1) 6.8 (1) 6.8 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.7 (1) 7.2

2014

7.5 (P) 8.2                      

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