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Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division: 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
Philadelphia, Pa. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2021

883.5 893.0 905.0 914.2 916.4 912.9 913.8 918.0 935.7 947.8 952.0 955.1 920.6

2022

931.8 942.7 947.0 (p)953.4                  

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

22.5 22.0 22.6 23.6 23.9 24.2 24.5 24.6 24.2 24.2 23.8 23.3 23.6

2022

22.7 22.7 23.1 (p)23.7                  

Manufacturing

2021

31.3 31.5 31.4 31.5 31.6 31.7 31.8 31.7 31.8 32.0 32.2 32.3 31.7

2022

31.9 32.2 32.2 (p)32.2                  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

129.2 127.7 128.0 127.4 128.0 129.3 129.3 130.0 130.4 132.2 135.6 138.9 130.5

2022

133.3 132.8 133.1 (p)132.7                  

Information

2021

13.7 13.9 13.9 13.9 13.8 14.1 14.6 14.7 16.3 16.4 16.5 16.6 14.9

2022

16.2 16.0 16.1 (p)16.2                  

Financial Activities

2021

58.5 58.6 58.3 58.2 58.1 58.7 59.2 59.3 58.5 58.1 58.0 58.2 58.5

2022

57.7 57.3 57.7 (p)57.3                  

Professional & Business Services

2021

130.0 131.0 132.4 134.0 134.5 135.2 136.1 136.2 137.2 138.8 139.4 139.2 135.3

2022

138.2 138.7 138.8 (p)141.5                  

Educational & Health Services

2021

281.8 287.8 293.4 295.5 292.7 282.0 280.7 281.4 292.0 297.7 297.9 297.9 290.1

2022

289.9 298.9 298.9 (p)300.7                  

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

55.4 58.6 63.0 68.1 71.8 75.9 78.8 81.5 81.7 84.2 83.7 84.1 73.9

2022

78.8 80.4 83.1 (p)85.7                  

Other Services

2021

33.9 34.2 34.6 35.2 35.6 36.0 36.4 36.3 36.6 37.3 37.0 37.4 35.9

2022

37.1 37.2 37.5 (p)37.7                  

Government

2021

127.2 127.7 127.4 126.8 126.4 125.8 122.4 122.3 127.0 126.9 127.9 127.2 126.3

2022

126.0 126.5 126.5 (p)125.7                  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Philadelphia, Pa. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2021

(1)1,016,077 (1)1,020,721 (1)1,019,158 (1)1,016,320 (1)1,014,905 (1)1,022,351 (1)1,024,758 (1)1,017,467 (1)1,016,798 (1)1,018,310 (1)1,013,470 (1)1,004,235 (1)1,017,048

2022

1,018,326 1,014,739 (p)1,021,131                    

Employment

2021

(1)914,060 (1)921,030 (1)924,766 (1)926,856 (1)926,211 (1)927,206 (1)933,364 (1)930,730 (1)941,881 (1)946,964 (1)948,627 (1)946,859 (1)932,380

2022

946,830 951,864 (p)962,890                    

Unemployment

2021

(1)102,017 (1)99,691 (1)94,392 (1)89,464 (1)88,694 (1)95,145 (1)91,394 (1)86,737 (1)74,917 (1)71,346 (1)64,843 (1)57,376 (1)84,668

2022

71,496 62,875 (p)58,241                    

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)10.0 (1)9.8 (1)9.3 (1)8.8 (1)8.7 (1)9.3 (1)8.9 (1)8.5 (1)7.4 (1)7.0 (1)6.4 (1)5.7 (1)8.3

2022

7.0 6.2 (p)5.7                    

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

The Philadelphia, Pa., Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Delaware and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania.