Pennsylvania



News Releases:

Feb
16

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – December 2016

In December, Chester County, Pa., had the lowest unemployment rate in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area at 3.4 percent.

Feb
16

Union Members in Pennsylvania – 2016

In 2016, union members accounted for 12.1 percent of wage and salary workers in Pennsylvania, compared with 13.3 percent in 2015, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
15

Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – January 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast increased 0.6 percent in January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Pennsylvania Economy at a Glance:

Pennsylvania
Data Series Back
Data
July
2016
Aug
2016
Sept
2016
Oct
2016
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2016
Dec
2016

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

6,521.7 6,515.2 6,523.0 6,530.0 6,528.6 (p)6,510.2

Employment(1)

6,154.9 6,145.5 6,151.8 6,154.1 6,155.6 (p)6,144.5

Unemployment(1)

366.8 369.7 371.1 375.9 373.1 (p)365.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.6 5.7 5.7 5.8 5.7 (p)5.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

5,900.4 5,900.5 5,902.2 5,892.0 5,901.3 (p)5,900.1

12-month % change

1.2 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.8 (p)0.5

Mining and Logging(3)

24.3 24.2 23.8 23.8 23.2 (p)23.1

12-month % change

-27.7 -25.8 -25.2 -23.5 -24.7 (p)-24.8

Construction(3)

239.2 237.1 233.8 233.2 233.4 (p)235.6

12-month % change

1.6 0.2 -1.1 -1.2 0.5 (p)1.7

Manufacturing(3)

568.4 565.9 565.5 563.8 561.7 (p)567.1

12-month % change

0.0 -0.3 -0.3 -0.3 -0.7 (p)0.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,137.2 1,134.5 1,133.8 1,134.9 1,136.2 (p)1,130.3

12-month % change

1.0 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.9 (p)0.0

Information(3)

86.9 86.0 84.7 85.1 84.5 (p)82.5

12-month % change

2.4 0.9 -0.4 -1.4 -0.7 (p)-3.6

Financial Activities(3)

315.1 315.4 317.2 316.7 317.3 (p)319.6

12-month % change

-0.6 -0.6 0.0 0.5 0.7 (p)1.2

Professional & Business Services(3)

781.8 785.7 792.1 790.0 795.2 (p)789.0

12-month % change

0.8 1.4 1.9 1.5 2.3 (p)1.4

Education & Health Services(3)

1,217.8 1,221.7 1,221.7 1,218.5 1,226.2 (p)1,229.7

12-month % change

2.4 2.5 2.4 1.3 1.8 (p)1.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

556.7 557.3 561.0 564.2 564.1 (p)563.9

12-month % change

2.1 2.0 2.4 1.3 1.7 (p)1.1

Other Services(3)

258.4 257.5 257.8 257.5 257.2 (p)257.1

12-month % change

1.0 0.5 0.7 0.0 -0.5 (p)-0.7

Government(3)

714.6 715.2 710.8 704.3 702.3 (p)702.2

12-month % change

1.8 0.9 0.8 -0.3 -0.5 (p)-0.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Altoona Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Erie Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Harrisburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Johnstown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Lancaster, PA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Philadelphia, PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Pittsburgh Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Reading Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Scranton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
State College Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Youngstown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2017
Altoona, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Erie, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Johnstown, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Lebanon, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
State College, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Williamsport, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
York-Hanover, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Pennsylvania: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Pennsylvania: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Pittsburgh, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Lancaster, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Philadelphia City, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Reading, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, 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
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2017
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Erie – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Philadelphia Area Employment – August 2016 Employment News Release Oct 2016
Pittsburgh Area Employment – March 2016 Employment News Release Apr 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2014-15 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2016
County Employment and Wages in Pennsylvania – First Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2016
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2016 Unemployment News Release Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – January 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2017
Average Energy Prices - Philadelphia Average energy prices Table Feb 2017
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – December 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index, Pittsburgh – Second Half 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2017
Pittsburgh, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area Employment Employment Table Oct 2014
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area Employment Employment Table Oct 2014
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – December 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2017
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – January 2017 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2017
Womens Earnings in Pennsylvania — 2015 Pay News Release Jan 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Pennsylvania — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Workplace Fatalities in Pennsylvania – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Nov 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Fatal Work Injuries in the Pittsburgh Area — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Phila.-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-DE-NJ-MD, CMSA Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Phila.-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-DE-NJ-MD, CMSA (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Harrisburg-Carlisle – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lancaster – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Pittsburgh, PA – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Union Members in Pennsylvania – 2016 Employment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pittsburgh – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Reading – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Scranton—Wilkes-Barre—Hazleton – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in York-Hanover – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – December 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Unemployment in the Pittsburgh Area by County – December 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
New York Area Employment – July 2016 Employment News Release Sep 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — December 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2017
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – November 2016 Average energy prices News Release Dec 2016
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – January 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2017
Mid-Atlantic Regional Office CPI Announcement Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Newark — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Minimum Wage Workers in Pennsylvania — 2015 Pay News Release May 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Pennsylvania’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016