Kansas City, Mo.-Ks., Metropolitan Area Data Tables

Employees on nonfarm payrolls, Kansas City metropolitan area, seasonally adjusted (in thousands)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

1,092.0 1,093.1 1,092.3 1,093.0 1,092.2 1,095.7 1,099.0 1,097.9 1,099.7 1,102.2 1,104.2 1,103.9 1,105.5 1.6 0.1

Kansas

1,409.5 1,411.8 1,410.9 1,412.2 1,412.8 1,414.8 1,416.2 1,423.6 1,417.3 1,419.7 1,423.2 1,423.3 1,423.8 0.5 0.0

Missouri

2,880.3 2,883.8 2,887.1 2,883.2 2,882.6 2,885.9 2,892.9 2,890.5 2,890.9 2,888.9 2,889.8 2,894.1 2,903.4 9.3 0.3

United States

147,767 148,097 148,279 148,475 148,745 149,007 149,185 149,467 149,575 149,852 150,048 150,275 150,586 311 0.2

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SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, Kansas City metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA Kansas City, Ks. portion Kansas City, Mo. portion
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Total Nonfarm

1,074.2 1,106.9 1,089.9 15.7 1.5 473.0 490.8 479.5 6.5 1.4 601.2 616.1 610.4 9.2 1.5

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

45.9 48.4 46.2 0.3 0.7 19.5 20.4 18.8 -0.7 -3.6 26.4 28.0 27.4 1.0 3.8

Manufacturing

74.1 78.7 77.9 3.8 5.1 29.2 31.9 31.7 2.5 8.6 44.9 46.8 46.2 1.3 2.9

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

215.2 222.6 214.3 -0.9 -0.4 105.8 109.7 105.1 -0.7 -0.7 109.4 112.9 109.2 -0.2 -0.2

Information

17.5 16.4 16.3 -1.2 -6.9 7.2 7.0 7.0 -0.2 -2.8 10.3 9.4 9.3 -1.0 -9.7

Financial Activities

80.3 79.3 78.1 -2.2 -2.7 37.6 37.9 37.4 -0.2 -0.5 42.7 41.4 40.7 -2.0 -4.7

Professional & Business Services

188.3 195.0 192.2 3.9 2.1 91.8 95.6 93.0 1.2 1.3 96.5 99.4 99.2 2.7 2.8

Education & Health Services

153.1 160.0 160.9 7.8 5.1 67.9 71.2 71.3 3.4 5.0 85.2 88.8 89.6 4.4 5.2

Leisure & Hospitality

104.9 105.6 104.0 -0.9 -0.9 40.4 40.9 40.5 0.1 0.2 64.5 64.7 63.5 -1.0 -1.6

Other Services

42.2 42.7 42.3 0.1 0.2 16.8 17.0 16.8 0.0 0.0 25.4 25.7 25.5 0.1 0.4

Government

152.7 158.2 157.7 5.0 3.3 56.8 59.2 57.9 1.1 1.9 95.9 99.0 99.8 3.9 4.1

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(1) Data unavailable at the State and U.S. levels.
(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector for Kansas, Missouri, and the United States, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Kansas Missouri U.S.
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Total Nonfarm

1,388.1 1,435.5 1,402.1 14.0 1.0 2,826.8 2,906.2 2,857.7 30.9 1.1 145,428 151,203 148,306 2,878 2.0

Mining & Logging(1)

6.6 6.8 6.7 0.1 1.5 4.1 4.3 4.3 0.2 4.9 686 753 746 60 8.7

Construction(1)

56.4 60.7 58.6 2.2 3.9 113.1 119.9 115.8 2.7 2.4 6,729 7,313 7,072 343 5.1

Manufacturing

161.1 167.9 166.6 5.5 3.4 267.9 277.5 274.0 6.1 2.3 12,468 12,815 12,741 273 2.2

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

267.6 273.6 266.8 -0.8 -0.3 538.6 552.6 539.6 1.0 0.2 27,339 28,512 27,705 366 1.3

Information

18.9 18.7 18.5 -0.4 -2.1 50.6 50.5 49.6 -1.0 -2.0 2,772 2,839 2,769 -3 -0.1

Financial Activities

76.7 77.2 76.8 0.1 0.1 172.3 172.5 172.1 -0.2 -0.1 8,448 8,622 8,567 119 1.4

Professional & Business Services

175.1 183.0 177.2 2.1 1.2 374.5 389.2 379.9 5.4 1.4 20,328 21,345 20,853 525 2.6

Education & Health Services

197.2 202.5 200.3 3.1 1.6 472.7 482.6 485.0 12.3 2.6 23,262 24,092 23,801 539 2.3

Leisure & Hospitality

124.1 129.2 126.7 2.6 2.1 284.7 300.8 292.7 8.0 2.8 15,437 16,213 15,880 443 2.9

Other Services

50.6 50.5 50.1 -0.5 -1.0 114.2 114.0 113.0 -1.2 -1.1 5,734 5,859 5,811 77 1.3

Government

253.8 265.4 253.8 0.0 0.0 434.1 442.3 431.7 -2.4 -0.6 22,225 22,840 22,361 136 0.6

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SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Unemployment, Kansas City metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

44,326 42,759 40,952 37,347 40,903 40,409 45,892 40,304 32,122 30,867 30,893 34,745 42,505   -1,821 -4.1

Johnson, Ks.

9,558 9,880 9,600 9,144 9,298 10,316 11,463 10,239 8,632 8,939 8,647 8,882 10,916   1,358 14.2

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,551 1,468 1,355 1,244 1,264 1,367 1,484 1,359 1,134 1,171 1,106 1,200 1,550   -1 -0.1

Linn, Ks.

289 307 256 236 242 250 313 265 224 235 204 245 338   49 17.0

Miami, Ks.

730 739 621 566 575 654 708 614 517 564 527 572 735   5 0.7

Wyandotte, Ks.

4,479 4,207 3,765 3,457 3,658 3,935 4,374 3,682 3,204 3,289 3,093 3,320 4,145   -334 -7.5

Bates, Mo.

421 421 352 326 297 322 353 311 216 217 220 297 375   -46 -10.9

Caldwell, Mo.

190 181 154 138 181 150 150 149 105 84 98 125 156   -34 -17.9

Cass, Mo.

2,109 2,059 1,933 1,689 1,707 1,802 2,028 1,796 1,368 1,234 1,270 1,566 1,956   -153 -7.3

Clay, Mo.

5,104 4,345 4,272 3,823 5,251 3,984 4,991 4,134 3,153 2,799 2,934 3,471 4,203   -901 -17.7

Clinton, Mo.

469 424 396 342 487 369 447 353 249 216 226 297 369   -100 -21.3

Jackson, Mo.

16,189 15,899 15,559 13,975 15,032 14,731 16,506 14,874 11,399 10,374 10,732 12,567 15,099   -1,090 -6.7

Lafayette, Mo.

706 708 649 576 636 615 689 533 407 381 409 491 588   -118 -16.7

Platte, Mo.

2,002 1,637 1,630 1,456 1,642 1,509 1,825 1,614 1,223 1,112 1,143 1,360 1,633   -369 -18.4

Ray, Mo.

529 484 410 375 633 405 561 381 291 252 284 352 442   -87 -16.4

Kansas

54,847 55,068 51,611 46,233 46,159 54,814 57,800 51,783 44,157 44,868 44,166 46,484 56,571   1,724 3.1

Missouri

115,924 121,881 113,538 90,686 91,272 106,756 112,187 100,958 78,485 70,459 75,593 93,192 114,163   -1,761 -1.5

United States (in thousands)

7,189 7,091 6,671 5,932 5,756 6,812 6,730 6,370 5,766 5,771 5,650 6,029 7,140   -49 -0.7

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NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Unemployment rate, Kansas City metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

4.0 3.8 3.6 3.3 3.6 3.5 3.9 3.5 2.8 2.7 2.7 3.1 3.8   -0.2

Johnson, Ks.

2.9 3.0 2.9 2.7 2.8 3.0 3.3 3.0 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 3.2   0.3

Leavenworth, Ks.

4.3 4.1 3.8 3.4 3.5 3.7 4.0 3.7 3.1 3.2 3.0 3.3 4.2   -0.1

Linn, Ks.

6.6 7.0 5.9 5.5 5.6 5.6 6.9 6.0 5.1 5.3 4.6 5.5 7.5   0.9

Miami, Ks.

4.2 4.3 3.6 3.3 3.3 3.7 4.0 3.5 3.0 3.2 3.0 3.3 4.2   0.0

Wyandotte, Ks.

5.8 5.4 4.9 4.5 4.7 4.9 5.4 4.7 4.1 4.2 4.0 4.3 5.3   -0.5

Bates, Mo.

5.2 5.2 4.3 4.0 3.6 3.9 4.3 3.8 2.7 2.6 2.7 3.7 4.7   -0.5

Caldwell, Mo.

4.3 4.1 3.5 3.1 4.0 3.3 3.3 3.4 2.4 1.9 2.2 2.9 3.6   -0.7

Cass, Mo.

3.9 3.8 3.6 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.6 3.2 2.5 2.2 2.3 2.9 3.6   -0.3

Clay, Mo.

3.8 3.3 3.2 2.9 3.9 2.9 3.6 3.0 2.3 2.1 2.2 2.6 3.1   -0.7

Clinton, Mo.

4.3 3.9 3.6 3.1 4.3 3.3 3.9 3.2 2.3 1.9 2.0 2.7 3.4   -0.9

Jackson, Mo.

4.5 4.4 4.3 3.8 4.1 3.9 4.4 4.0 3.1 2.8 2.9 3.4 4.2   -0.3

Lafayette, Mo.

4.1 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.6 3.5 3.9 3.1 2.4 2.2 2.4 2.9 3.5   -0.6

Platte, Mo.

3.6 2.9 2.9 2.6 2.9 2.6 3.1 2.8 2.1 1.9 2.0 2.4 2.8   -0.8

Ray, Mo.

4.8 4.4 3.7 3.4 5.5 3.6 4.9 3.4 2.6 2.2 2.6 3.2 4.0   -0.8

Kansas

3.7 3.7 3.5 3.1 3.1 3.7 3.8 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.8   0.1

Missouri

3.8 4.0 3.7 3.0 3.0 3.5 3.6 3.3 2.6 2.3 2.5 3.1 3.8   0.0

United States

4.5 4.4 4.1 3.7 3.6 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.6 3.5 3.5 3.7 4.4   -0.1

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NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Covered(1)employment and wages, Kansas City metropolitan area and its component counties, 3rd quarter 2018(2)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

64,870 581 1,047,793 8,891 0.9 $993 3.2 $13,483,179 4.5

Johnson, Ks.

23,780 691 349,457 5,595 1.6 1,042 3.5 4,751,649 5.4

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,430 32 21,390 130 0.6 876 2.9 238,536 2.8

Linn, Ks.

247 -9 2,006 -82 -3.9 829 -3.2 20,544 -9.7

Miami, Ks.

799 20 8,673 141 1.7 710 3.0 78,823 5.0

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,475 56 91,639 -1,329 -1.4 992 4.3 1,179,206 4.0

Bates, Mo.

454 -3 3,625 -85 -2.3 623 3.8 27,741 1.6

Caldwell, Mo.

216 -10 1,919 45 2.4 582 0.0 13,408 1.2

Cass, Mo.

2,207 32 27,312 1,084 4.1 666 3.1 230,898 7.7

Clay, Mo.

5,722 14 105,276 -1,023 -1.0 904 4.5 1,230,261 3.7

Clinton, Mo.

457 -18 4,085 57 1.4 680 6.1 34,288 4.8

Jackson, Mo.

22,106 -175 372,619 2,855 0.8 1,045 2.6 5,036,370 3.7

Lafayette, Mo.

855 -31 8,738 83 1.0 590 -1.3 64,616 0.1

Platte, Mo.

2,697 -9 46,968 1,696 3.7 884 3.8 541,271 8.3

Ray, Mo.

425 -9 4,086 -276 -6.3 674 3.2 35,569 -2.1

Kansas

89,231 1,030 1,390,378 13,338 1.0 $867 3.5 $15,503,679 4.5

Missouri

204,995 -2,550 2,812,002 11,058 0.4 907 3.3 32,772,975 3.8

United States

10,118,010 246,757 146,824,093 2,281,032 1.6 1,055 3.3 2,003,536,638 5.0

Footnotes
(1) Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs.
(2) Data are preliminary.
(3) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.

SOURCE: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages