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Charleston

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Charleston, WV, Area Economic Summary
Industry price indexes
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Charleston, WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2020
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Charleston – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020

Charleston, WV Economy at a Glance:

Charleston, WV
Data Series Back
Data
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

94.7 92.1 92.0 93.7 (p)92.1  

Employment(1)

89.1 75.7 79.0 82.8 (p)82.2  

Unemployment(1)

5.6 16.4 13.0 10.9 (p)9.9  

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.9 17.8 14.1 11.6 (p)10.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

107.4 93.5 95.3 100.7 100.2 (p)101.0

12-month % change

-0.8 -14.0 -12.7 -8.4 -8.0 (p)-7.8

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

6.3 5.7 6.4 6.8 7.0 (p)7.1

12-month % change

-7.4 -18.6 -11.1 -5.6 -5.4 (p)-1.4

Manufacturing(3)

3.1 2.9 3.0 3.0 3.0 (p)3.0

12-month % change

-3.1 -12.1 -6.3 -6.3 -9.1 (p)-6.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

17.1 14.5 15.1 16.2 16.3 (p)16.3

12-month % change

-2.8 -17.1 -14.2 -7.4 -7.4 (p)-7.4

Information(3)

1.4 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 (p)1.3

12-month % change

-12.5 -18.8 -18.8 -12.5 -6.7 (p)-13.3

Financial Activities(3)

6.8 6.4 6.6 6.5 6.6 (p)6.6

12-month % change

-1.4 -7.2 -2.9 -5.8 -2.9 (p)-4.3

Professional and Business Services(3)

13.7 12.6 12.2 12.6 12.7 (p)12.8

12-month % change

0.0 -8.7 -11.6 -9.4 -8.0 (p)-7.9

Education and Health Services(3)

21.6 19.3 19.6 20.3 20.5 (p)20.7

12-month % change

3.3 -7.2 -6.2 -3.3 -1.9 (p)-1.4

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

9.6 4.8 6.1 8.1 8.5 (p)8.6

12-month % change

-2.0 -52.9 -41.3 -23.6 -19.8 (p)-18.9

Other Services(3)

4.0 3.2 3.3 3.5 3.6 (p)3.6

12-month % change

0.0 -22.0 -19.5 -14.6 -10.0 (p)-10.0

Government(3)

23.8 22.8 21.7 22.3 20.6 (p)21.0

12-month % change

0.0 -3.0 -8.1 -6.7 -10.4 (p)-11.0

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