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News Releases:

May
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – April 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.8 percent in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
12

Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – April 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington declined 1.3 percent from February to April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
06

Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – December 2019

In March, Worcester County, MD, had the highest unemployment rate on the Delmarva Peninsula at 9.3 percent.

Delaware Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)488.9 (r)488.9 488.9 489.3 477.4 (p)465.1

Employment(1)

(r)469.5 (r)469.5 469.5 470.0 453.6 (p)398.4

Unemployment(1)

(r)19.4 (r)19.4 19.4 19.2 23.8 (p)66.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)4.0 (r)4.0 4.0 3.9 5.0 (p)14.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

466.9 465.9 469.3 472.4 465.3 (p)390.6

12-month % change

1.0 0.6 0.9 1.6 -0.2 (p)-16.1

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

22.8 22.5 23.2 23.2 23.0 (p)20.9

12-month % change

0.0 -3.0 -0.4 0.9 -0.9 (p)-8.7

Manufacturing(3)

27.1 27.0 27.0 27.0 26.8 (p)24.4

12-month % change

0.0 -1.1 -1.5 -1.5 -2.2 (p)-10.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

81.7 82.3 82.6 82.7 82.7 (p)69.9

12-month % change

1.6 1.9 1.7 1.5 1.3 (p)-14.0

Information(4)

4.0 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.7 (p)3.4

12-month % change

0.0 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -5.1 (p)-10.5

Financial Activities(3)

47.5 47.6 47.8 47.6 47.3 (p)47.1

12-month % change

-0.4 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.8 (p)-1.7

Professional & Business Services(3)

62.9 62.2 63.8 65.4 64.9 (p)55.8

12-month % change

-0.5 0.2 0.9 3.2 2.2 (p)-11.8

Education & Health Services(3)

81.1 81.3 81.6 81.8 81.1 (p)67.5

12-month % change

0.9 1.0 0.9 1.2 -0.1 (p)-16.7

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

53.3 53.2 53.3 53.4 49.5 (p)23.0

12-month % change

2.9 1.9 1.9 2.3 -6.4 (p)-56.6

Other Services(3)

19.0 18.8 19.1 19.1 18.4 (p)12.8

12-month % change

2.7 1.6 2.7 3.2 -0.5 (p)-31.2

Government(3)

67.5 67.2 67.1 68.4 67.9 (p)65.8

12-month % change

1.7 0.7 1.2 2.9 2.1 (p)-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
(r) Revised

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 May 2020
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2020
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2020
Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table May 2020
Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table May 2020
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2020
Dover, DE: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2020
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2020
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table May 2020
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2020
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2020
Philadelphia Area Employment – February 2020 Employment News Release Apr 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2017-18 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2019
County Employment and Wages in Delaware — Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
County Employment and Wages in the Delmarva Peninsula – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Average Energy Prices - Philadelphia Average energy prices Table Apr 2020
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – April 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2020
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – March 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2020
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – March 2020 Average energy prices News Release Apr 2020
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2017 Workplace fatalities News Release Jul 2019
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 Jan 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – April 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2020
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – March 2020 Unemployment News Release May 2020
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – December 2019 Unemployment News Release May 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Delaware — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Jun 2018