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Feb
16

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – December 2017

In December, Chester County, PA, had the lowest unemployment rate in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area at 3.1 percent.

Feb
15

Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – January 2018

Gasoline prices averaged $2.733 a gallon in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington area in January 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.5 percent in January, 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)

477.4 478.0 479.0 478.1 476.9 (p)475.5

Employment(1)

454.4 454.5 455.6 455.3 454.6 (p)453.7

Unemployment(1)

22.9 23.5 23.4 22.7 22.2 (p)21.8

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.8 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7 (p)4.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

456.3 456.9 457.1 455.6 453.8 (p)453.8

12-month % change

0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.0 (p)-0.1

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

21.2 20.9 20.6 20.7 20.8 (p)21.1

12-month % change

2.4 0.0 -1.9 1.5 1.5 (p)2.4

Manufacturing(3)

25.8 26.0 25.8 26.0 25.9 (p)26.0

12-month % change

0.0 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 (p)0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

81.0 80.5 79.9 80.4 80.0 (p)79.7

12-month % change

-2.3 -3.1 -3.9 -2.4 -2.4 (p)-3.0

Information(4)

4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.7 (p)4.7

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.2 (p)-2.1

Financial Activities(3)

47.9 48.4 47.9 48.0 47.9 (p)48.0

12-month % change

2.1 2.8 2.6 2.1 2.1 (p)2.1

Professional & Business Services(3)

60.6 61.7 61.0 62.1 61.8 (p)60.6

12-month % change

-2.4 -0.2 -1.0 2.3 1.1 (p)-0.8

Education & Health Services(3)

79.2 79.4 80.2 79.5 79.8 (p)79.7

12-month % change

2.7 3.0 3.5 2.4 2.4 (p)2.0

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

52.0 51.9 52.5 50.7 49.8 (p)50.3

12-month % change

4.2 4.2 5.4 -0.4 -2.7 (p)-1.4

Other Services(3)

18.4 18.2 18.3 18.5 18.1 (p)18.4

12-month % change

-1.6 -2.7 -1.6 -1.6 -3.2 (p)-1.6

Government(3)

65.5 65.2 66.2 65.1 65.0 (p)65.3

12-month % change

-0.3 -0.3 1.1 -0.8 -0.2 (p)0.5

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 Feb 2018
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2018
Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Dover, DE: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2018
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2018
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2018
Philadelphia Area Employment – November 2017 Employment News Release Jan 2018
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 Feb 2018
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – December 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2018
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – January 2018 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2018
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 Jan 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2018
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – December 2017 Unemployment News Release Feb 2018
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017