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Erie, 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
Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2020

125.7 126.9 126.4 102.5 108.2 111.5 115.5 116.9 118.6 118.9 119.3 117.9 117.4

2021

115.8 116.6 117.5 118.6 118.6 118.9 119.1 118.9 120.2 (p)120.7      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

3.8 3.7 3.8 2.2 3.8 4.2 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9

2021

3.7 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.3 4.3 (p)4.2      

Manufacturing

2020

19.4 19.3 19.2 17.6 18.0 18.3 18.2 18.0 18.1 18.0 18.0 18.1 18.4

2021

18.0 18.0 18.2 17.9 18.0 18.3 18.3 18.4 18.4 (p)18.6      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

20.6 20.4 20.4 15.9 17.8 18.8 19.4 19.5 19.7 20.0 20.6 21.0 19.5

2021

20.1 19.9 20.0 20.1 20.1 20.2 20.2 20.0 19.9 (p)20.1      

Information

2020

0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.9

2021

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 (p)0.8      

Financial Activities

2020

6.6 6.6 6.6 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.6 6.5

2021

6.6 6.5 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.6 6.6 6.7 6.6 (p)6.6      

Professional & Business Services

2020

9.6 9.9 9.8 8.0 8.5 8.8 8.9 9.0 8.9 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.1

2021

9.0 9.1 9.1 9.2 9.2 9.2 9.2 9.2 9.4 (p)9.3      

Educational & Health Services

2020

29.9 30.6 30.6 27.5 27.4 27.3 27.3 27.9 28.3 28.7 28.9 28.5 28.6

2021

28.1 28.7 28.8 28.7 28.0 27.5 27.4 27.1 28.0 (p)28.2      

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

13.1 13.3 13.0 5.8 7.2 8.8 11.4 11.8 11.8 11.4 11.1 10.1 10.7

2021

10.1 10.1 10.2 11.2 12.0 13.2 13.8 13.7 13.0 (p)12.6      

Other Services

2020

5.9 5.9 5.8 3.5 3.8 4.1 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.0 5.1 5.0 4.9

2021

4.9 5.0 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.2 5.2 (p)5.2      

Government

2020

15.9 16.3 16.3 15.0 14.6 14.0 13.7 14.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 14.6 15.0

2021

14.5 14.9 14.9 15.0 14.7 13.7 13.2 13.5 14.6 (p)15.1      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

129,271 130,076 129,057 122,768 126,569 127,176 129,725 125,742 125,951 125,063 125,069 124,523 126,749

2021

124,871 126,165 125,492 123,938 122,904 124,418 125,788 124,694 (p)123,909        

Employment

2020

121,961 122,724 120,921 101,578 108,304 108,903 111,551 112,485 116,790 116,460 116,016 114,279 114,331

2021

112,744 113,979 114,284 114,589 114,790 115,400 116,398 115,540 (p)116,527        

Unemployment

2020

7,310 7,352 8,136 21,190 18,265 18,273 18,174 13,257 9,161 8,603 9,053 10,244 12,418

2021

12,127 12,186 11,208 9,349 8,114 9,018 9,390 9,154 (p)7,382        

Unemployment Rate

2020

5.7 5.7 6.3 17.3 14.4 14.4 14.0 10.5 7.3 6.9 7.2 8.2 9.8

2021

9.7 9.7 8.9 7.5 6.6 7.2 7.5 7.3 (p)6.0        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Erie County in Pennsylvania.