Pittsburgh

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Pittsburgh Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Pittsburgh, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2017
Pittsburgh Area Employment – March 2016 Employment News Release Apr 2016
Consumer Price Index, Pittsburgh – Second Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2017
Pittsburgh, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area Employment Employment Table Oct 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the Pittsburgh Area — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pittsburgh – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Unemployment in the Pittsburgh Area by County – December 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Pennsylvania’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016

Pittsburgh, PA Economy at a Glance:

Pittsburgh, PA
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Data
July
2016
Aug
2016
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2016
Oct
2016
Nov
2016
Dec
2016

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

1,247.6 1,233.4 1,226.9 1,223.4 1,221.0 (p)1,209.9

Employment(1)

1,168.9 1,155.9 1,159.0 1,155.7 1,158.5 (p)1,147.5

Unemployment(1)

78.7 77.5 68.0 67.6 62.5 (p)62.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

6.3 6.3 5.5 5.5 5.1 (p)5.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,167.1 1,158.7 1,168.3 1,176.1 1,179.3 (p)1,173.4

12-month % change

0.4 -0.2 0.1 0.1 0.7 (p)0.4

Mining and Logging(3)

9.3 9.2 9.0 9.0 8.6 (p)8.6

12-month % change

-17.7 -16.4 -15.9 -15.9 -19.6 (p)-20.4

Construction(3)

61.0 59.4 58.5 57.3 55.7 (p)50.8

12-month % change

3.7 0.0 -1.0 -1.9 -1.2 (p)-3.4

Manufacturing(3)

86.5 85.9 86.0 85.8 85.1 (p)85.2

12-month % change

-2.5 -2.5 -1.5 0.0 -1.2 (p)-0.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

212.7 210.5 212.6 215.6 221.5 (p)224.3

12-month % change

-0.7 -1.5 -0.7 -1.0 0.3 (p)-0.2

Information(3)

18.0 17.9 17.7 17.7 17.8 (p)17.6

12-month % change

-2.2 -3.2 -2.2 -2.2 -1.7 (p)-3.3

Financial Activities(3)

68.8 68.7 68.6 68.5 68.2 (p)69.2

12-month % change

-3.5 -3.6 -2.7 -0.4 -1.7 (p)-0.9

Professional and Business Services(3)

183.2 183.2 183.7 185.0 185.7 (p)183.0

12-month % change

0.5 0.8 1.7 2.3 3.6 (p)2.9

Education and Health Services(3)

237.7 236.3 242.2 244.4 246.1 (p)245.0

12-month % change

1.8 1.6 1.0 0.0 0.6 (p)0.9

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

127.1 126.5 120.5 120.4 117.7 (p)117.3

12-month % change

4.3 2.7 1.3 -0.2 1.8 (p)1.3

Other Services(3)

53.4 52.7 52.2 52.8 53.1 (p)52.6

12-month % change

0.9 0.0 1.4 1.1 2.7 (p)1.5

Government(3)

109.4 108.4 117.3 119.6 119.8 (p)119.8

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.1 0.4 1.4 0.9 (p)0.6

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

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2nd Half
2015
1st Half
2016
2nd Half
2016

Consumer Price Index: Pittsburgh, PA

CPI-U, All items(1)

241.972 243.000 246.118

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(1)

  1.1 1.6 1.7

CPI-W, All items(2)

234.174 234.491 237.729

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(2)

  0.6 1.1 1.5

Footnotes
(1) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.