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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

2020

742.6 750.4 744.7 631.3 636.3 643.6 646.5 652.6 668.7 674.0 675.0 667.7 677.8

2021

659.0 669.3 668.9 672.6 674.7 (p)674.5              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

11.4 11.4 11.6 6.8 9.9 10.7 10.9 11.2 11.2 11.6 11.6 11.4 10.8

2021

11.1 10.9 10.8 11.6 11.6 (p)10.9              

Manufacturing

2020

19.0 18.9 18.8 14.4 15.8 16.7 17.0 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.3 17.3 17.3

2021

17.0 17.0 17.0 17.0 16.9 (p)17.0              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

93.9 93.3 93.2 74.1 75.9 81.4 83.0 83.4 84.9 84.0 85.4 86.1 84.9

2021

84.6 82.9 83.6 83.3 83.6 (p)84.0              

Information

2020

16.2 16.2 16.1 15.0 14.9 14.9 15.1 15.1 15.1 15.2 15.3 15.2 15.4

2021

14.7 14.9 14.9 15.5 15.7 (p)16.3              

Financial Activities

2020

43.0 43.0 42.9 41.2 41.0 41.2 41.5 41.3 40.8 40.7 40.9 41.0 41.5

2021

40.3 40.1 39.8 40.5 40.9 (p)41.8              

Professional & Business Services

2020

105.9 106.4 105.6 94.2 94.5 95.1 95.5 95.6 95.9 98.5 98.7 99.3 98.8

2021

99.6 99.9 98.7 98.0 98.4 (p)100.1              

Educational & Health Services

2020

243.3 250.6 247.8 231.6 227.7 223.1 221.5 221.7 229.0 232.3 232.9 229.8 232.6

2021

224.9 232.4 232.0 232.1 229.8 (p)224.3              

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

74.3 74.5 72.5 29.2 32.0 34.6 37.8 40.4 43.3 43.7 42.8 37.5 46.9

2021

38.1 41.6 41.8 45.1 48.9 (p)51.5              

Other Services

2020

28.8 29.0 28.5 19.2 19.7 20.6 22.8 23.5 23.8 24.0 23.9 23.9 24.0

2021

23.6 23.8 24.0 24.4 24.5 (p)24.8              

Government

2020

106.8 107.1 107.7 105.6 104.9 105.3 101.4 103.2 107.4 106.6 106.2 106.2 105.7

2021

105.1 105.8 106.3 105.1 104.4 (p)103.8              

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

2020

(1)733,679 (1)737,799 (1)732,383 (1)722,086 (1)734,375 (1)739,660 (1)748,571 (1)717,290 (1)713,065 (1)707,711 (1)705,264 (1)695,374 (1)723,938

2021

698,987 711,762 705,270 695,719 688,632 (p)699,826              

Employment

2020

(1)690,833 (1)694,749 (1)683,396 (1)595,575 (1)607,497 (1)603,278 (1)602,939 (1)605,623 (1)634,584 (1)636,189 (1)633,533 (1)624,715 (1)634,409

2021

620,400 632,189 630,558 629,943 630,328 (p)633,735              

Unemployment

2020

(1)42,846 (1)43,050 (1)48,987 (1)126,511 (1)126,878 (1)136,382 (1)145,632 (1)111,667 (1)78,481 (1)71,522 (1)71,731 (1)70,659 (1)89,529

2021

78,587 79,573 74,712 65,776 58,304 (p)66,091              

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)5.8 (1)5.8 (1)6.7 (1)17.5 (1)17.3 (1)18.4 (1)19.5 (1)15.6 (1)11.0 (1)10.1 (1)10.2 (1)10.2 (1)12.4

2021

11.2 11.2 10.6 9.5 8.5 (p)9.4              

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 16, 2021.
(p) Preliminary