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

Total Nonfarm

2021

48.6 49.2 49.7 50.1 50.1 49.9 49.6 49.4 49.7 49.8 50.4 50.2 49.7

2022

49.1 49.9 50.2 50.4 50.2 49.9 (p)49.8            

Manufacturing

2021

7.2 7.1 7.2 7.1 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.2

2022

7.1 7.2 7.3 7.2 7.3 7.3 (p)7.4            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

9.6 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.8 10.0 9.5

2022

9.8 9.7 9.6 9.9 9.8 9.5 (p)9.4            

Educational & Health Services

2021

10.5 10.7 10.8 10.7 10.7 10.4 10.4 10.3 10.6 10.7 10.7 10.6 10.6

2022

10.4 10.7 10.7 10.7 10.6 10.5 (p)10.6            

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

3.5 3.7 3.8 4.0 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.4 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.1

2022

3.9 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.4 (p)4.5            

Government

2021

6.7 7.0 7.0 7.2 6.9 6.8 6.5 6.6 7.0 7.0 7.4 7.2 6.9

2022

6.8 7.0 7.1 7.2 6.8 6.6 (p)6.1            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2021

(1)55,971 (1)56,315 (1)56,060 (1)55,558 (1)55,577 (1)55,804 (1)55,883 (1)55,215 (1)54,705 (1)54,477 (1)54,391 (1)53,907 (1)55,322

2022

54,632 54,625 54,982 54,349 54,748 (p)54,560              

Employment

2021

(1)51,363 (1)51,823 (1)51,853 (1)51,776 (1)51,786 (1)51,735 (1)51,802 (1)51,370 (1)51,542 (1)51,410 (1)51,598 (1)51,226 (1)51,607

2022

51,142 51,575 52,186 51,859 52,352 (p)51,826              

Unemployment

2021

(1)4,608 (1)4,492 (1)4,207 (1)3,782 (1)3,791 (1)4,069 (1)4,081 (1)3,845 (1)3,163 (1)3,067 (1)2,793 (1)2,681 (1)3,715

2022

3,490 3,050 2,796 2,490 2,396 (p)2,734              

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)8.2 (1)8.0 (1)7.5 (1)6.8 (1)6.8 (1)7.3 (1)7.3 (1)7.0 (1)5.8 (1)5.6 (1)5.1 (1)5.0 (1)6.7

2022

6.4 5.6 5.1 4.6 4.4 (p)5.0              

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(p) Preliminary

The Williamsport Pa., Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Lycoming County in Pennsylvania.