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Nov
17

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – September 2017

In September, Chester County, PA, had the lowest unemployment rate in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area at 3.3 percent.

Nov
15

Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – October 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City was unchanged from August to October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
15

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged down 0.2 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Delaware Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

476.8 477.3 477.4 478.0 479.0 (p)478.3

Employment(1)

454.6 454.9 454.4 454.5 455.6 (p)455.5

Unemployment(1)

22.2 22.4 22.9 23.5 23.4 (p)22.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.7 4.7 4.8 4.9 4.9 (p)4.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

456.0 454.7 456.3 456.9 457.1 457.1

12-month % change

1.0 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

21.6 21.7 21.2 20.9 20.6 20.7

12-month % change

6.4 5.9 2.4 0.0 -1.9 1.5

Manufacturing(3)

25.8 25.8 25.8 26.0 25.8 26.0

12-month % change

0.4 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

80.9 81.2 81.0 80.5 79.9 80.3

12-month % change

-2.2 -1.8 -2.3 -3.1 -3.9 -2.5

Information(4)

4.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7

12-month % change

7.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.2

Financial Activities(3)

47.5 47.9 47.9 48.4 47.9 48.0

12-month % change

1.5 2.1 2.1 2.8 2.6 2.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

60.7 61.0 60.6 61.7 61.0 62.2

12-month % change

-1.1 -1.3 -2.4 -0.2 -1.0 2.5

Education & Health Services(3)

79.5 78.7 79.2 79.4 80.2 80.0

12-month % change

3.5 2.2 2.7 3.0 3.5 3.1

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

52.2 50.8 52.0 51.9 52.5 50.6

12-month % change

5.5 2.4 4.2 4.2 5.4 -0.6

Other Services(3)

17.9 18.2 18.4 18.2 18.3 18.5

12-month % change

-4.8 -2.7 -1.6 -2.7 -1.6 -1.6

Government(3)

65.3 64.7 65.5 65.2 66.2 66.1

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.8 -0.3 -0.3 1.1 0.8

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Dover Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Dover, DE: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2017
Philadelphia Area Employment – August 2017 Employment News Release Oct 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in Delaware - Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
County Employment and Wages in the Delmarva Peninsula – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Average Energy Prices - Philadelphia Average energy prices Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – September 2017 Average energy prices News Release Oct 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017