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Philadelphia City, 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
Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2019

724.9 731.2 733.1 741.0 738.4 729.4 723.3 728.6 742.7 750.5 754.7 753.5 737.6

2020

741.7 753.5 748.4 651.2 657.8 671.5 672.5 (p)680.5          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

12.0 12.2 12.0 12.6 12.9 12.6 12.6 12.4 12.8 12.9 12.8 12.1 12.5

2020

11.9 12.0 11.8 8.5 10.9 11.7 12.0 (p)12.3          

Manufacturing

2019

19.7 19.7 19.7 19.6 19.5 19.6 19.4 19.5 18.9 18.9 18.9 18.8 19.4

2020

18.6 18.6 18.4 16.9 17.4 18.2 18.2 (p)18.1          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

93.0 91.7 91.7 92.5 92.8 93.0 92.9 93.3 93.5 94.4 96.7 97.1 93.6

2020

94.1 94.0 94.4 87.5 87.5 89.8 88.3 (p)90.3          

Information

2019

11.7 11.8 11.9 12.0 12.0 12.3 12.4 12.4 12.3 12.4 12.4 12.4 12.2

2020

12.1 12.2 12.2 11.5 11.5 11.6 11.6 (p)11.6          

Financial Activities

2019

42.7 42.8 42.7 42.9 43.1 43.5 43.6 43.5 42.8 43.3 43.4 43.4 43.1

2020

43.0 43.3 43.8 42.1 42.4 42.3 42.5 (p)42.5          

Professional & Business Services

2019

101.5 102.5 102.3 103.4 103.5 103.5 103.9 104.3 105.0 105.2 106.0 105.9 103.9

2020

105.3 106.9 105.7 95.9 94.9 96.4 98.4 (p)98.7          

Educational & Health Services

2019

239.9 245.5 245.4 248.1 243.7 235.6 232.5 233.1 243.5 248.7 249.2 248.9 242.8

2020

245.2 253.4 250.5 228.8 228.8 230.0 226.5 (p)226.3          

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

71.9 72.0 74.1 77.2 77.8 77.1 76.1 77.2 78.9 79.4 79.8 79.3 76.7

2020

77.4 78.1 76.3 33.3 36.6 41.8 46.6 (p)47.4          

Other Services

2019

27.9 27.9 28.1 28.3 28.7 28.8 28.7 28.6 28.6 28.7 28.6 28.5 28.5

2020

28.2 28.4 28.4 20.6 21.8 24.1 25.1 (p)25.5          

Government

2019

104.6 105.1 105.2 104.4 104.4 103.4 101.2 104.3 106.4 106.6 106.9 107.1 105.0

2020

105.9 106.6 106.9 106.1 106.0 105.6 103.3 (p)107.8          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2019

716,709 717,607 716,194 714,395 714,610 716,485 723,626 723,251 725,705 733,323 733,292 729,738 722,078

2020

733,945 742,078 736,461 739,062 745,386 742,588 (p)764,658            

Employment

2019

676,029 679,984 679,288 681,917 677,228 675,677 678,020 676,889 685,263 691,092 692,512 690,247 682,012

2020

690,051 698,435 685,164 613,684 622,963 607,231 (p)614,945            

Unemployment

2019

40,680 37,623 36,906 32,478 37,382 40,808 45,606 46,362 40,442 42,231 40,780 39,491 40,066

2020

43,894 43,643 51,297 125,378 122,423 135,357 (p)149,713            

Unemployment Rate

2019

5.7 5.2 5.2 4.5 5.2 5.7 6.3 6.4 5.6 5.8 5.6 5.4 5.5

2020

6.0 5.9 7.0 17.0 16.4 18.2 (p)19.6            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary