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

2016

330.1 330.3 333.4 338.1 340.0 340.4 340.4 338.6 340.0 340.8 340.7 341.3 337.8

2017

335.1 (p)336.0                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

10.2 9.9 10.4 10.7 11.0 11.4 11.5 11.4 11.2 11.4 11.4 10.7 10.9

2017

10.4 (p)10.1                      

Manufacturing

2016

21.0 20.9 21.1 21.1 21.3 21.6 21.6 21.5 21.2 21.2 21.0 21.1 21.2

2017

20.9 (p)20.9                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

70.7 69.8 70.2 70.5 71.1 71.4 71.8 71.9 72.2 73.0 74.2 75.6 71.9

2017

73.7 (p)73.2                      

Information

2016

4.1 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.0 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.1

2017

4.1 (p)4.0                      

Financial Activities

2016

21.6 21.5 21.3 21.3 21.3 21.3 21.3 21.2 21.1 21.0 21.0 21.2 21.3

2017

21.0 (p)21.0                      

Professional & Business Services

2016

47.9 47.4 47.5 48.8 48.2 47.9 48.0 47.6 47.9 47.9 47.0 47.3 47.8

2017

46.9 (p)46.7                      

Educational & Health Services

2016

54.0 55.2 55.4 55.7 55.3 54.3 54.8 54.5 56.1 56.7 56.4 56.2 55.4

2017

55.4 (p)56.3                      

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

28.5 28.2 29.8 31.7 33.8 35.0 35.2 34.9 31.9 31.0 30.4 30.3 31.7

2017

29.4 (p)30.2                      

Other Services

2016

14.4 14.3 14.5 14.5 14.7 14.8 14.9 15.1 15.4 15.4 15.4 15.3 14.9

2017

15.2 (p)15.2                      

Government

2016

57.7 59.0 59.1 59.6 59.3 58.4 57.1 56.3 58.9 59.1 59.8 59.4 58.6

2017

58.1 (p)58.4                      

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

2016

294,598 295,260 295,866 296,358 299,713 303,403 305,633 304,671 297,986 295,840 294,014 (p)292,369  

2017

(p)293,067                        

Employment

2016

282,467 282,941 282,751 283,793 285,924 289,127 290,022 289,371 284,406 282,413 281,939 (p)280,842  

2017

(p)280,618                        

Unemployment

2016

12,131 12,319 13,115 12,565 13,789 14,276 15,611 15,300 13,580 13,427 12,075 (p)11,527  

2017

(p)12,449                        

Unemployment Rate

2016

4.1 4.2 4.4 4.2 4.6 4.7 5.1 5.0 4.6 4.5 4.1 (p)3.9  

2017

(p)4.2                        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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