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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

2020

52.5 52.5 51.9 44.3 46.4 48.7 48.5 48.7 50.0 50.1 50.6 49.8 49.5

2021

49.0 49.1 49.7 50.4 50.6 50.9 50.3 50.7 51.3 (p)51.2      

Manufacturing

2020

8.0 7.9 8.0 7.3 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.6

2021

7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.6 (p)7.6      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

10.1 9.8 9.8 8.1 8.8 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.5 9.7 10.0 10.0 9.5

2021

9.6 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.4 9.5 9.1 9.1 9.5 (p)9.6      

Educational & Health Services

2020

10.2 10.3 10.4 9.6 9.6 9.8 9.8 9.9 10.2 10.4 10.4 10.1 10.1

2021

10.0 10.2 10.2 10.1 10.0 9.9 9.8 9.8 10.1 (p)10.3      

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

4.4 4.4 4.2 2.1 2.6 3.6 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.5 3.7

2021

3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 4.0 4.2 4.4 4.4 4.2 (p)4.1      

Government

2020

7.2 7.4 6.9 7.1 6.6 6.6 6.4 6.5 7.1 7.0 7.0 6.9 6.9

2021

6.9 7.0 7.0 7.5 7.6 7.4 6.9 6.9 7.5 (p)7.5      

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

2020

57,156 57,026 56,316 55,175 55,895 56,664 56,238 54,785 55,484 55,228 55,605 55,021 55,883

2021

55,063 55,573 55,350 55,080 54,872 55,607 55,806 55,840 (p)55,341        

Employment

2020

53,781 53,599 52,477 46,360 48,995 50,154 49,499 49,742 51,964 51,883 52,139 51,042 50,970

2021

50,354 50,793 51,064 51,487 51,671 52,009 51,886 52,076 (p)52,279        

Unemployment

2020

3,375 3,427 3,839 8,815 6,900 6,510 6,739 5,043 3,520 3,345 3,466 3,979 4,913

2021

4,709 4,780 4,286 3,593 3,201 3,598 3,920 3,764 (p)3,062        

Unemployment Rate

2020

5.9 6.0 6.8 16.0 12.3 11.5 12.0 9.2 6.3 6.1 6.2 7.2 8.8

2021

8.6 8.6 7.7 6.5 5.8 6.5 7.0 6.7 (p)5.5        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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