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

2018

941.1 953.9 953.7 965.5 964.7 957.8 948.6 951.7 972.1 981.6 983.6 983.6 963.2

2019

964.6 974.4 977.7 985.5 983.4 976.7 970.0 (p)971.5          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

22.6 22.9 23.2 24.7 24.9 25.1 25.0 25.1 25.3 25.5 25.5 24.8 24.6

2019

24.2 24.2 24.5 25.4 26.3 26.6 26.6 (p)26.5          

Manufacturing

2018

34.2 34.2 34.0 34.1 34.2 34.5 34.4 34.5 34.3 34.3 34.1 34.2 34.3

2019

33.8 33.7 33.6 33.6 33.7 33.9 33.9 (p)33.8          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

133.7 132.8 132.9 133.6 134.5 135.1 134.9 134.4 135.6 136.6 139.8 140.2 135.3

2019

134.9 133.7 134.0 135.0 135.6 135.5 134.6 (p)134.3          

Information

2018

14.2 14.5 14.5 15.2 15.0 15.0 14.7 14.6 14.8 15.2 15.2 15.0 14.8

2019

14.6 14.8 14.6 14.7 14.8 15.1 15.1 (p)15.2          

Financial Activities

2018

58.5 58.7 58.6 58.9 59.1 60.0 60.2 60.0 59.5 59.6 60.3 60.0 59.5

2019

59.6 59.9 60.2 60.1 60.7 61.6 61.7 (p)61.9          

Professional & Business Services

2018

130.7 131.3 131.4 133.2 133.9 133.8 133.6 134.1 133.8 135.3 133.8 133.8 133.2

2019

132.6 132.9 134.5 135.5 136.4 137.5 138.8 (p)140.0          

Educational & Health Services

2018

288.5 299.2 297.7 300.7 296.4 286.5 285.6 286.0 300.8 306.5 306.9 306.3 296.8

2019

299.2 308.5 307.0 309.9 303.2 292.7 292.1 (p)290.4          

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

91.7 92.2 92.9 96.4 98.3 99.3 97.6 97.9 98.6 98.6 97.5 98.4 96.6

2019

97.4 96.7 98.8 100.7 102.4 103.5 101.9 (p)101.7          

Other Services

2018

39.0 39.2 39.5 40.0 40.3 40.5 40.3 40.2 39.9 40.0 40.0 40.0 39.9

2019

39.6 39.7 40.0 40.4 40.7 41.1 41.0 (p)41.0          

Government

2018

128.0 128.9 129.0 128.7 128.1 128.0 122.3 124.9 129.5 130.0 130.5 130.9 128.2

2019

128.7 130.3 130.5 130.2 129.6 129.2 124.3 (p)126.7          

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

2018

993,404 1,003,172 998,461 1,001,421 999,750 1,006,113 1,013,194 1,002,635 1,006,353 1,016,468 1,013,168 1,011,671 1,005,484

2019

1,017,303 1,022,939 1,021,414 1,016,034 1,015,797 1,019,395 (p)1,028,443            

Employment

2018

938,096 946,943 946,320 954,230 951,576 950,746 955,458 945,824 958,028 968,354 968,861 966,945 954,282

2019

968,769 976,445 977,493 977,565 969,871 970,867 (p)973,195            

Unemployment

2018

55,308 56,229 52,141 47,191 48,174 55,367 57,736 56,811 48,325 48,114 44,307 44,726 51,202

2019

48,534 46,494 43,921 38,469 45,926 48,528 (p)55,248            

Unemployment Rate

2018

5.6 5.6 5.2 4.7 4.8 5.5 5.7 5.7 4.8 4.7 4.4 4.4 5.1

2019

4.8 4.5 4.3 3.8 4.5 4.8 (p)5.4            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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