Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published

Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, PA Economy at a Glance:

Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, PA
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Data
Apr
2018
May
2018
June
2018
July
2018
Aug
2018
Sept
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,055.6 1,061.7 1,080.0 1,090.6 (p)1,078.5  

Employment(1)

1,021.7 1,029.7 1,042.3 1,050.3 (p)1,039.0  

Unemployment(1)

33.9 32.0 37.7 40.3 (p)39.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.2 3.0 3.5 3.7 (p)3.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,073.2 1,082.0 1,089.7 1,081.4 1,077.6 (p)1,076.8

12-month % change

0.8 0.8 1.1 1.1 0.9 (p)0.7

Mining, Logging and Construction(3)

50.3 53.2 53.9 55.3 55.8 (p)55.7

12-month % change

-4.7 -1.3 -0.9 1.1 2.4 (p)3.7

Manufacturing(3)

89.4 90.3 90.6 90.1 89.9 (p)90.0

12-month % change

-1.4 -1.1 -1.4 -1.9 -2.1 (p)-0.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

201.7 202.4 204.5 202.5 200.4 (p)200.4

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.4 0.2 0.1 -0.9 (p)-0.5

Information(3)

20.4 20.4 20.6 20.5 20.3 (p)20.0

12-month % change

-3.8 -4.7 -5.1 -4.7 -5.1 (p)-3.8

Financial Activities(3)

82.9 83.8 84.3 84.6 84.7 (p)85.1

12-month % change

2.2 2.4 1.8 1.9 1.8 (p)3.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

209.7 211.4 212.0 213.1 211.9 (p)214.2

12-month % change

3.0 2.9 3.3 3.8 3.5 (p)4.0

Education and Health Services(3)

199.5 198.3 195.8 194.4 193.3 (p)195.0

12-month % change

3.1 2.8 2.4 2.4 1.9 (p)0.6

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

86.8 89.5 95.6 95.9 96.0 (p)85.3

12-month % change

-0.5 -2.2 1.0 -0.6 -0.4 (p)-4.6

Other Services(3)

47.3 47.9 48.2 48.0 48.1 (p)47.5

12-month % change

-1.3 -1.0 -1.8 -2.0 -1.4 (p)-0.4

Government(3)

85.2 84.8 84.2 77.0 77.2 (p)83.6

12-month % change

1.3 1.0 1.7 2.1 2.4 (p)1.0

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