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Pennsylvania: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Pennsylvania
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

2020

6,093.1 6,092.6 6,047.7 4,962.9 5,155.0 5,371.5 5,509.6 5,551.9 5,602.7 5,626.1 5,637.8 5,602.4

2021

5,640.1 5,654.5 5,670.9 5,665.7 5,685.4 5,703.0 5,737.9 5,741.6 5,741.7 (p)5,760.8    

Mining & Logging

2020

26.3 26.1 25.6 23.5 22.9 22.5 22.2 22.0 22.1 21.1 21.0 20.8

2021

21.0 21.4 21.8 22.1 22.2 22.0 21.6 21.6 21.4 (p)21.3    

Construction

2020

264.3 264.6 263.4 162.8 222.7 236.8 239.5 244.0 246.0 247.1 251.0 251.4

2021

251.6 252.3 252.7 253.4 249.4 245.9 243.6 245.6 246.0 (p)245.8    

Manufacturing

2020

571.2 570.8 568.8 491.9 513.4 528.7 529.0 530.3 534.3 536.6 537.2 538.7

2021

537.0 537.8 543.3 541.2 540.1 540.3 546.9 549.9 549.6 (p)551.2    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

1,128.7 1,129.4 1,126.7 925.6 972.4 1,030.6 1,058.0 1,063.8 1,075.1 1,078.6 1,086.5 1,093.2

2021

1,100.4 1,100.7 1,099.8 1,094.1 1,094.7 1,097.0 1,097.7 1,097.3 1,101.0 (p)1,104.6    

Information

2020

89.9 89.2 88.5 80.0 79.5 79.2 80.1 80.2 81.9 81.6 80.9 80.4

2021

80.5 81.0 81.1 81.5 82.5 83.4 84.9 84.2 85.6 (p)85.7    

Financial Activities

2020

333.0 333.4 333.4 321.0 321.0 321.6 322.8 323.5 324.3 322.7 323.6 323.7

2021

323.3 323.3 322.3 325.0 326.0 327.0 329.2 329.8 330.2 (p)329.7    

Professional & Business Services

2020

812.9 812.8 811.4 716.0 729.6 738.0 746.9 749.3 752.6 752.2 753.6 758.1

2021

771.6 769.8 767.2 764.8 767.1 768.1 771.0 774.5 773.9 (p)776.9    

Educational & Health Services

2020

1,307.5 1,308.6 1,304.3 1,150.7 1,172.3 1,212.5 1,224.2 1,232.2 1,228.0 1,242.2 1,239.8 1,223.8

2021

1,233.9 1,231.2 1,235.7 1,232.0 1,242.1 1,244.6 1,245.0 1,247.0 1,244.6 (p)1,248.6    

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

583.0 584.2 560.0 244.7 272.5 332.3 389.3 399.8 427.8 437.9 443.8 415.3

2021

426.4 441.4 446.5 448.9 458.7 458.6 475.3 467.8 476.6 (p)485.2    

Other Services

2020

263.4 264.3 259.6 166.2 178.0 197.2 217.8 220.5 226.8 230.0 228.1 226.7

2021

225.2 228.3 230.4 230.8 230.2 233.1 235.7 237.9 237.2 (p)239.1    

Government

2020

712.9 709.2 706.0 680.5 670.7 672.1 679.8 686.3 683.8 676.1 672.3 670.3

2021

669.2 667.3 670.1 671.9 672.4 683.0 687.0 686.0 675.6 (p)672.7    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Pennsylvania
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

2020

6,532,104 6,528,498 6,525,913 6,313,806 6,412,123 6,421,698 6,431,720 6,252,470 6,317,241 6,314,482 6,310,994 6,310,050

2021

6,294,551 6,336,114 6,335,821 6,321,342 6,324,371 6,319,978 6,301,955 6,293,200 6,276,103 (p)6,270,198    

Employment

2020

6,216,949 6,204,448 6,194,061 5,290,771 5,549,484 5,567,918 5,592,719 5,614,075 5,867,228 5,870,140 5,865,408 5,862,162

2021

5,837,381 5,867,054 5,874,307 5,871,458 5,881,498 5,886,605 5,890,211 5,888,485 5,886,161 (p)5,892,390    

Unemployment

2020

315,155 324,050 331,852 1,023,035 862,639 853,780 839,001 638,395 450,013 444,342 445,586 447,888

2021

457,170 469,060 461,514 449,884 442,873 433,373 411,744 404,715 389,942 (p)377,808    

Unemployment Rate

2020

4.8 5.0 5.1 16.2 13.5 13.3 13.0 10.2 7.1 7.0 7.1 7.1

2021

7.3 7.4 7.3 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.5 6.4 6.2 (p)6.0    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary