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

2018

337.6 338.9 341.5 346.0 348.0 349.8 348.7 350.1 349.3 348.7 349.2 349.0 346.4

2019

339.9 339.9 340.6 348.3 350.2 350.5 348.3 (p)350.4          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

11.2 11.2 11.5 11.8 12.2 12.5 12.7 12.9 12.6 12.7 12.5 12.0 12.2

2019

11.6 11.3 11.4 12.1 12.5 12.7 12.8 (p)12.8          

Manufacturing

2018

20.9 20.9 21.1 21.2 21.3 21.6 21.6 21.6 21.5 21.4 21.3 21.4 21.3

2019

21.2 21.1 21.3 21.3 21.5 21.7 21.7 (p)21.8          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

73.0 72.4 72.5 72.5 73.2 73.3 73.1 73.7 73.8 74.3 76.7 77.9 73.9

2019

75.3 73.7 73.6 74.6 74.8 74.7 74.0 (p)74.5          

Information

2018

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

2019

3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5 (p)3.5          

Financial Activities

2018

21.4 21.4 21.5 21.5 21.8 21.9 21.9 22.0 21.8 21.9 22.0 21.9 21.8

2019

21.8 21.8 21.9 21.9 22.1 22.4 22.3 (p)22.4          

Professional & Business Services

2018

48.8 48.2 48.4 49.8 49.8 50.1 50.1 50.1 50.3 50.2 50.1 48.7 49.6

2019

47.6 47.6 47.2 49.3 49.0 49.6 48.9 (p)49.3          

Educational & Health Services

2018

56.5 58.2 58.4 58.8 58.6 57.5 57.6 57.8 59.1 59.8 59.6 59.7 58.5

2019

59.0 59.8 59.9 60.1 60.0 57.9 58.1 (p)58.9          

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

29.5 29.1 30.2 32.5 33.6 36.1 35.7 35.4 32.6 31.2 29.7 30.4 32.2

2019

27.5 27.7 28.3 31.8 33.7 35.7 35.5 (p)35.4          

Other Services

2018

15.1 15.1 15.3 15.3 15.4 15.6 15.7 15.8 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.5 15.5

2019

15.4 15.5 15.5 15.6 15.7 15.8 15.8 (p)15.8          

Government

2018

57.6 58.8 58.9 58.9 58.4 57.5 56.7 57.2 58.4 58.0 58.1 58.0 58.0

2019

57.0 57.9 58.0 58.2 57.4 56.5 55.7 (p)56.0          

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

2018

292,217 293,409 293,066 294,402 296,076 301,854 305,021 301,544 297,676 296,672 296,465 295,926 297,027

2019

294,815 295,019 293,699 296,189 298,566 302,013 (p)305,092            

Employment

2018

279,861 281,018 282,134 284,518 286,150 289,562 292,766 289,772 287,595 286,712 287,055 286,334 286,123

2019

284,660 284,768 284,305 288,237 288,962 291,218 (p)292,965            

Unemployment

2018

12,356 12,391 10,932 9,884 9,926 12,292 12,255 11,772 10,081 9,960 9,410 9,592 10,904

2019

10,155 10,251 9,394 7,952 9,604 10,795 (p)12,127            

Unemployment Rate

2018

4.2 4.2 3.7 3.4 3.4 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.4 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.7

2019

3.4 3.5 3.2 2.7 3.2 3.6 (p)4.0            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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