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Altoona

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Altoona Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2020
Altoona, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2020
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Pennsylvania’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017

Altoona, PA Economy at a Glance:

Altoona, PA
Data Series Back
Data
July
2019
Aug
2019
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

62.2 61.4 60.5 60.5 (p)60.3  

Employment(1)

59.2 58.6 58.1 57.8 (p)57.6  

Unemployment(1)

3.0 2.8 2.4 2.7 (p)2.7  

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.9 4.6 4.0 4.5 (p)4.5  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

62.6 62.3 62.0 62.0 61.9 (p)62.0

12-month % change

2.1 1.3 1.1 1.3 0.5 (p)0.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

3.2 3.2 3.0 3.0 2.9 (p)2.7

12-month % change

-3.0 0.0 -3.2 0.0 0.0 (p)-3.6

Manufacturing(3)

7.3 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.1 (p)7.1

12-month % change

-1.4 -2.7 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 (p)-1.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

14.3 14.3 14.4 14.6 14.8 (p)14.8

12-month % change

0.7 0.7 1.4 0.7 -1.3 (p)-2.6

Information(3)

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 (p)0.9

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 (p)1.5

12-month % change

6.7 6.7 0.0 0.0 -6.3 (p)-6.3

Professional and Business Services(3)

5.5 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.4 (p)5.4

12-month % change

0.0 1.9 -1.8 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Education and Health Services(3)

13.2 13.1 13.3 13.2 13.3 (p)13.4

12-month % change

5.6 4.0 5.6 3.1 3.1 (p)3.9

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

6.3 6.2 5.7 5.3 5.2 (p)5.3

12-month % change

3.3 1.6 0.0 3.9 2.0 (p)3.9

Other Services(3)

2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 (p)2.7

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

7.7 7.7 8.0 8.2 8.2 (p)8.2

12-month % change

5.5 1.3 1.3 2.5 2.5 (p)2.5

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