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Economy at a Glance
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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)6,364.6 (r)6,367.3 6,371.4 6,370.1 6,387.4 (p)6,409.8

Employment(1)

(r)6,013.5 (r)6,017.0 6,030.4 6,042.2 6,074.5 (p)6,101.5

Unemployment(1)

(r)351.1 (r)350.2 341.0 327.9 312.9 (p)308.3

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)5.5 (r)5.5 5.4 5.1 4.9 (p)4.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

5,832.6 5,837.6 5,856.4 5,886.5 5,906.4 (p)5,917.8

12-month % change

3.3 4.1 3.8 3.9 3.5 (p)3.7

Mining and Logging(3)

22.2 22.2 22.5 22.7 22.8 (p)22.8

12-month % change

1.8 1.8 3.7 4.6 5.1 (p)4.6

Construction(3)

253.5 253.0 252.3 251.3 252.5 (p)251.1

12-month % change

1.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.9 (p)-1.0

Manufacturing(3)

546.5 545.4 548.2 558.6 557.6 (p)562.8

12-month % change

1.9 1.5 1.9 3.7 3.0 (p)4.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,123.2 1,131.4 1,136.5 1,151.9 1,153.3 (p)1,152.6

12-month % change

4.0 4.3 3.6 4.8 4.6 (p)4.8

Information(3)

89.2 90.6 89.9 89.0 89.5 (p)89.7

12-month % change

8.0 10.0 8.7 7.2 6.5 (p)6.7

Financial Activities(3)

326.3 327.3 329.1 328.6 329.5 (p)330.5

12-month % change

0.2 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.3 (p)0.9

Professional & Business Services(3)

811.3 805.8 812.9 813.7 819.7 (p)820.8

12-month % change

4.7 3.3 3.6 3.2 3.5 (p)3.6

Education & Health Services(3)

1,226.7 1,228.7 1,230.6 1,234.7 1,239.4 (p)1,242.4

12-month % change

0.3 1.7 1.6 1.8 1.1 (p)1.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

514.4 513.0 512.6 515.2 521.8 (p)526.0

12-month % change

15.6 23.6 19.9 16.7 15.8 (p)15.1

Other Services(3)

242.9 245.2 244.9 244.9 244.6 (p)243.4

12-month % change

4.9 7.7 6.8 6.4 5.7 (p)4.5

Government(3)

676.4 675.0 676.9 675.9 675.7 (p)675.7

12-month % change

0.7 0.7 0.9 0.6 0.3 (p)0.4

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Data extracted on: May 26, 2022

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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