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Harrisburg-Carlisle, 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
Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2019

343.6 345.5 346.9 350.8 352.5 354.4 354.5 354.9 352.8 355.2 357.7 357.1 352.2

2020

349.6 349.2 349.6 307.4 (p)317.9                

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

11.4 11.4 11.6 12.1 12.5 12.8 12.9 12.6 12.3 12.3 12.0 11.6 12.1

2020

11.1 11.0 11.2 8.5 (p)12.3                

Manufacturing

2019

21.7 21.7 22.1 21.9 22.1 22.1 22.2 22.1 21.9 21.8 21.8 21.9 21.9

2020

21.9 22.1 21.8 20.0 (p)20.3                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

74.8 73.8 73.2 73.7 74.1 74.3 73.9 74.5 74.4 75.0 76.8 77.8 74.7

2020

75.1 74.3 74.6 67.5 (p)67.7                

Information

2019

3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.6

2020

3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 (p)3.4                

Financial Activities

2019

21.5 21.6 21.7 21.6 21.7 21.9 21.8 21.8 21.5 21.6 21.6 21.6 21.7

2020

21.6 21.6 21.6 21.3 (p)21.6                

Professional & Business Services

2019

50.2 50.4 50.3 51.0 51.3 51.2 51.4 51.7 51.6 52.5 53.1 52.7 51.5

2020

51.6 50.9 51.1 47.0 (p)47.8                

Educational & Health Services

2019

58.2 59.8 59.9 60.1 60.3 59.0 59.4 59.7 60.9 61.4 61.7 61.8 60.2

2020

61.6 62.1 62.4 57.7 (p)57.0                

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

29.1 29.1 30.1 32.4 33.6 36.1 36.1 35.8 32.4 32.5 32.5 32.5 32.7

2020

30.2 29.7 29.3 12.7 (p)18.8                

Other Services

2019

15.2 15.3 15.4 15.5 15.5 15.6 15.7 15.6 15.3 15.4 15.4 15.2 15.4

2020

15.2 15.2 15.2 11.2 (p)11.4                

Government

2019

57.9 58.8 59.0 58.9 57.8 57.7 57.4 57.4 58.9 59.1 59.2 58.5 58.4

2020

57.8 58.8 58.9 58.0 (p)57.6                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2019

(1)296,743 (1)297,805 (1)296,996 (1)296,718 (1)299,080 (1)304,772 (1)309,299 (1)307,279 (1)302,473 (1)304,253 (1)304,620 (1)304,502 (1)302,045

2020

303,565 303,802 301,253 301,504 (p)306,900                

Employment

2019

(1)285,702 (1)286,946 (1)286,697 (1)287,942 (1)288,835 (1)292,914 (1)296,188 (1)294,471 (1)291,334 (1)292,465 (1)293,430 (1)293,165 (1)290,841

2020

290,893 291,041 287,041 261,413 (p)272,472                

Unemployment

2019

(1)11,041 (1)10,859 (1)10,299 (1)8,776 (1)10,245 (1)11,858 (1)13,111 (1)12,808 (1)11,139 (1)11,788 (1)11,190 (1)11,337 (1)11,204

2020

12,672 12,761 14,212 40,091 (p)34,428                

Unemployment Rate

2019

(1)3.7 (1)3.6 (1)3.5 (1)3.0 (1)3.4 (1)3.9 (1)4.2 (1)4.2 (1)3.7 (1)3.9 (1)3.7 (1)3.7 (1)3.7

2020

4.2 4.2 4.7 13.3 (p)11.2                

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

The Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties in Pennsylvania.