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Lancaster

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Lancaster, PA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2021
Lancaster, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2021
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lancaster – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Pennsylvania’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017

Lancaster, PA Economy at a Glance:

Lancaster, PA
Data Series Back
Data
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug
2021
Sept
2021
Oct
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

276.5 280.0 284.1 282.1 277.9 (p)278.2

Employment(1)

264.3 265.7 268.5 267.2 266.2 (p)267.6

Unemployment(1)

12.2 14.3 15.6 15.0 11.7 (p)10.6

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.4 5.1 5.5 5.3 4.2 (p)3.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

246.5 247.9 249.0 248.9 249.2 (p)249.7

12-month % change

10.1 7.3 4.4 3.2 2.0 (p)1.6

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

18.9 19.0 19.3 19.2 19.0 (p)19.2

12-month % change

8.6 4.4 4.9 4.3 4.4 (p)3.8

Manufacturing(3)

35.9 36.1 36.4 36.3 36.2 (p)35.7

12-month % change

6.2 4.0 4.0 3.7 3.4 (p)1.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

59.1 58.4 58.0 58.3 58.1 (p)58.3

12-month % change

11.3 7.9 3.2 2.8 0.9 (p)0.7

Information(3)

2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4 (p)2.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 0.0 (p)-4.2

Financial Activities(3)

9.6 9.7 9.8 9.8 9.7 (p)9.7

12-month % change

2.1 2.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 (p)3.2

Professional and Business Services(3)

25.1 25.6 25.8 25.6 25.6 (p)25.6

12-month % change

6.8 6.7 6.6 4.5 4.5 (p)2.4

Education and Health Services(3)

44.1 44.2 44.1 44.3 44.6 (p)44.7

12-month % change

1.8 0.0 -1.1 -1.3 -2.8 (p)-2.2

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

19.9 21.6 23.6 23.0 21.4 (p)21.7

12-month % change

61.8 39.4 21.0 14.4 7.5 (p)6.4

Other Services(3)

12.0 12.2 12.2 12.2 12.1 (p)12.1

12-month % change

23.7 20.8 8.9 7.0 4.3 (p)4.3

Government(3)

19.6 18.8 17.4 17.8 20.1 (p)20.4

12-month % change

2.6 1.6 -0.6 -2.7 1.5 (p)3.6

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