Rockford

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Rockford Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Rockford — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018

Rockford, IL Economy at a Glance:

Rockford, IL
Data Series Back
Data
Nov
2017
Dec
2017
Jan
2018
Feb
2018
Mar
2018
Apr
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)164.2 (r)164.8 163.2 164.1 (p)165.9  

Employment(1)

(r)156.3 (r)156.8 154.6 156.1 (p)157.5  

Unemployment(1)

(r)7.9 (r)8.0 8.6 8.0 (p)8.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)4.8 (r)4.9 5.3 4.9 (p)5.1  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

152.5 153.0 148.6 149.4 149.4 (p)150.9

12-month % change

0.1 0.7 4.6 5.1 4.5 (p)1.1

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

5.1 4.8 4.4 4.4 4.4 (p)4.7

12-month % change

-3.8 -4.0 -4.3 -2.2 -2.2 (p)-2.1

Manufacturing(3)

32.1 32.5 31.8 31.9 31.8 (p)32.3

12-month % change

6.3 6.9 23.3 23.2 22.8 (p)4.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

29.0 29.3 28.0 28.1 28.0 (p)28.0

12-month % change

-2.7 -3.0 0.0 2.2 2.2 (p)2.2

Information(3)

1.5 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 (p)1.6

12-month % change

-11.8 -11.8 -6.3 -5.9 -11.1 (p)-11.1

Financial Activities(3)

5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 (p)5.1

12-month % change

-3.8 -3.8 -3.8 -1.9 0.0 (p)-1.9

Professional and Business Services(3)

16.9 16.7 16.2 15.8 15.7 (p)16.0

12-month % change

1.2 1.8 2.5 -1.3 -0.6 (p)-1.2

Education and Health Services(3)

24.1 24.1 23.7 23.9 24.0 (p)24.0

12-month % change

-0.4 0.0 0.9 0.8 0.4 (p)0.4

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

14.3 14.7 14.3 14.5 14.4 (p)14.8

12-month % change

2.1 6.5 6.7 9.0 5.1 (p)4.2

Other Services(3)

8.4 8.4 8.4 8.4 8.4 (p)8.4

12-month % change

-2.3 -1.2 -1.2 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

16.0 15.9 15.2 15.7 16.0 (p)16.0

12-month % change

-3.6 -4.2 -2.6 -1.9 -2.4 (p)-3.0

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
(r) Revised