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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

2019

961.6 970.1 973.5 983.1 980.6 970.8 962.0 967.0 985.8 995.4 1,001.5 999.1 979.2

2020

980.3 996.1 991.3 857.0 870.3 (p)902.4              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

23.6 23.6 23.5 24.6 25.1 25.0 25.2 25.1 25.5 25.8 25.4 24.3 24.7

2020

23.7 23.6 23.5 16.1 22.1 (p)23.6              

Manufacturing

2019

34.0 34.2 34.1 34.0 33.9 34.2 33.9 34.0 33.4 33.1 33.3 33.2 33.8

2020

32.8 33.0 32.7 30.0 30.9 (p)31.9              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

136.1 133.9 134.1 134.9 135.4 135.9 135.8 136.4 136.6 138.0 141.6 142.8 136.8

2020

138.1 137.7 138.0 126.1 126.7 (p)130.2              

Information

2019

14.6 14.7 14.8 15.0 15.0 15.4 15.6 15.6 15.4 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.2

2020

15.2 15.3 15.3 14.3 14.3 (p)14.5              

Financial Activities

2019

59.2 59.3 59.2 59.3 59.5 60.1 60.3 60.1 59.5 60.1 60.2 60.3 59.8

2020

59.9 60.2 60.7 58.8 59.2 (p)59.2              

Professional & Business Services

2019

134.6 135.8 136.0 137.8 137.7 137.5 137.7 138.1 139.1 138.6 140.1 139.5 137.7

2020

138.0 140.7 140.1 128.0 126.7 (p)130.1              

Educational & Health Services

2019

298.1 306.0 306.3 308.9 303.6 293.2 289.6 290.1 303.8 310.3 311.0 309.3 302.5

2020

303.2 314.0 311.0 280.1 279.7 (p)289.0              

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

92.9 93.1 95.7 99.3 100.6 100.9 100.0 100.9 101.2 101.8 101.8 101.3 99.1

2020

98.8 99.5 97.6 43.9 49.8 (p)59.5              

Other Services

2019

39.4 39.4 39.6 39.8 40.3 40.5 40.4 40.2 40.2 40.4 40.2 40.2 40.1

2020

39.8 40.0 40.0 28.5 30.3 (p)34.3              

Government

2019

129.1 130.1 130.2 129.5 129.5 128.1 123.5 126.5 131.1 131.8 132.4 132.7 129.5

2020

130.8 132.1 132.4 131.2 130.6 (p)130.1              

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

2019

(1)1,013,294 (1)1,015,487 (1)1,013,987 (1)1,011,224 (1)1,011,828 (1)1,015,771 (1)1,025,225 (1)1,022,756 (1)1,027,002 (1)1,037,136 (1)1,037,254 (1)1,031,591 (1)1,021,880

2020

1,034,920 1,046,605 1,038,670 1,035,494 1,045,878 (p)1,039,802              

Employment

2019

(1)960,558 (1)966,223 (1)965,831 (1)968,820 (1)962,882 (1)962,688 (1)965,727 (1)962,731 (1)974,262 (1)981,985 (1)984,181 (1)980,295 (1)969,682

2020

977,657 989,606 972,091 866,591 883,579 (p)868,406              

Unemployment

2019

(1)52,736 (1)49,264 (1)48,156 (1)42,404 (1)48,946 (1)53,083 (1)59,498 (1)60,025 (1)52,740 (1)55,151 (1)53,073 (1)51,296 (1)52,198

2020

57,263 56,999 66,579 168,903 162,299 (p)171,396              

Unemployment Rate

2019

(1)5.2 (1)4.9 (1)4.7 (1)4.2 (1)4.8 (1)5.2 (1)5.8 (1)5.9 (1)5.1 (1)5.3 (1)5.1 (1)5.0 (1)5.1

2020

5.5 5.4 6.4 16.3 15.5 (p)16.5              

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 17, 2020.
(p) Preliminary

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