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Scranton

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Scranton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2021
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2021
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Scranton—Wilkes-Barre—Hazleton – May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Pennsylvania’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017

Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Economy at a Glance:

Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA
Data Series Back
Data
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug
2021
Sept
2021
Oct
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

265.5 268.1 270.7 268.7 (p)266.0  

Employment(1)

247.4 247.8 249.3 247.9 (p)249.0  

Unemployment(1)

18.0 20.3 21.3 20.8 (p)17.1  

Unemployment Rate(2)

6.8 7.6 7.9 7.7 (p)6.4  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

247.3 246.8 246.5 246.7 248.8 (p)252.5

12-month % change

9.4 4.9 3.4 2.6 1.9 (p)1.7

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

10.5 10.7 10.8 10.5 10.5 (p)10.8

12-month % change

9.4 2.9 4.9 1.0 1.9 (p)1.9

Manufacturing(3)

27.2 27.3 27.3 27.7 27.2 (p)26.8

12-month % change

6.7 2.6 2.2 4.1 1.9 (p)0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

62.8 62.6 63.1 63.2 63.6 (p)64.7

12-month % change

10.2 3.8 4.1 3.9 3.2 (p)1.9

Information(3)

2.5 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 (p)2.5

12-month % change

4.2 4.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

13.0 13.2 13.3 13.3 13.2 (p)13.1

12-month % change

1.6 1.5 2.3 2.3 3.1 (p)2.3

Professional and Business Services(3)

26.3 25.8 26.1 25.8 25.6 (p)27.1

12-month % change

7.8 3.2 7.0 4.5 3.6 (p)6.3

Education and Health Services(3)

50.7 49.5 48.9 48.9 50.5 (p)51.7

12-month % change

5.8 1.9 -0.2 -1.4 -1.9 (p)-2.1

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

17.9 18.6 19.0 19.5 19.3 (p)18.8

12-month % change

42.1 24.0 3.8 4.3 3.2 (p)2.2

Other Services(3)

7.8 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.8 (p)7.8

12-month % change

27.9 16.2 3.9 3.9 2.6 (p)2.6

Government(3)

28.6 28.6 27.5 27.4 28.6 (p)29.2

12-month % change

2.9 5.5 5.4 3.4 2.9 (p)4.3

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