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

1,084.4 1,085.1 1,087.2 1,090.4 1,092.8 1,092.1 1,093.5 1,093.9 1,092.2 1,094.2 1,096.7 1,101.1 1,101.1 0.0 0.0

Kansas

1,403.2 1,403.7 1,404.3 1,405.9 1,408.9 1,411.3 1,412.5 1,414.2 1,415.6 1,417.8 1,422.8 1,424.4 1,426.6 2.2 0.2

Missouri

2,869.7 2,870.4 2,871.5 2,872.6 2,879.5 2,880.6 2,884.7 2,891.1 2,894.0 2,894.5 2,895.6 2,904.3 2,904.4 0.1 0.0

United States

146,728 146,949 146,963 147,234 147,450 147,625 147,801 148,125 148,280 148,455 148,723 148,931 149,078 147 0.1

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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

1,079.9 1,115.0 1,101.4 21.5 2.0 475.7 491.0 487.3 11.6 2.4 604.2 624.0 614.1 9.9 1.6

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

51.4 54.5 55.9 4.5 8.8 21.4 22.1 22.4 1.0 4.7 30.0 32.4 33.5 3.5 11.7

Manufacturing

77.3 76.3 76.2 -1.1 -1.4 31.8 31.5 31.6 -0.2 -0.6 45.5 44.8 44.6 -0.9 -2.0

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

213.7 219.0 218.0 4.3 2.0 102.1 107.4 107.1 5.0 4.9 111.6 111.6 110.9 -0.7 -0.6

Information

17.9 17.1 17.0 -0.9 -5.0 7.3 6.8 6.8 -0.5 -6.8 10.6 10.3 10.2 -0.4 -3.8

Financial Activities

80.5 82.4 81.6 1.1 1.4 36.1 37.4 37.2 1.1 3.0 44.4 45.0 44.4 0.0 0.0

Professional & Business Services

193.8 196.9 198.4 4.6 2.4 95.3 98.2 98.9 3.6 3.8 98.5 98.7 99.5 1.0 1.0

Education & Health Services

149.7 151.6 149.7 0.0 0.0 67.2 67.6 67.6 0.4 0.6 82.5 84.0 82.1 -0.4 -0.5

Leisure & Hospitality

112.1 117.6 116.4 4.3 3.8 43.5 44.6 43.9 0.4 0.9 68.6 73.0 72.5 3.9 5.7

Other Services

43.7 44.0 44.1 0.4 0.9 17.1 17.2 17.3 0.2 1.2 26.6 26.8 26.8 0.2 0.8

Government

139.8 155.6 144.1 4.3 3.1 53.9 58.2 54.5 0.6 1.1 85.9 97.4 89.6 3.7 4.3

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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

1,385.9 1,429.7 1,410.8 24.9 1.8 2,849.3 2,932.5 2,882.7 33.4 1.2 146,486 150,040 148,892 2,406 1.6

Mining & Logging(1)

6.8 7.1 7.2 0.4 5.9 4.3 4.3 4.3 0.0 0.0 692 747 750 58 8.4

Construction(1)

62.4 62.7 63.2 0.8 1.3 127.5 124.7 127.2 -0.3 -0.2 7,197 7,442 7,495 298 4.1

Manufacturing

161.7 167.2 167.2 5.5 3.4 267.1 270.6 271.0 3.9 1.5 12,498 12,797 12,804 306 2.4

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

266.7 271.9 272.1 5.4 2.0 544.6 550.6 548.2 3.6 0.7 27,460 27,803 27,773 313 1.1

Information

19.2 18.8 18.3 -0.9 -4.7 51.8 52.7 52.2 0.4 0.8 2,807 2,785 2,785 -22 -0.8

Financial Activities

78.9 80.0 80.3 1.4 1.8 175.2 178.6 178.0 2.8 1.6 8,545 8,638 8,660 115 1.3

Professional & Business Services

179.9 185.8 185.6 5.7 3.2 384.9 394.6 392.0 7.1 1.8 20,619 21,129 21,139 520 2.5

Education & Health Services

195.4 197.1 195.8 0.4 0.2 463.9 471.1 472.1 8.2 1.8 22,881 23,425 23,322 441 1.9

Leisure & Hospitality

131.8 136.5 136.4 4.6 3.5 316.3 329.1 326.2 9.9 3.1 16,888 17,040 17,149 261 1.5

Other Services

50.2 50.3 49.8 -0.4 -0.8 117.9 118.8 117.3 -0.6 -0.5 5,852 5,955 5,936 84 1.4

Government

232.9 252.3 234.9 2.0 0.9 395.8 437.4 394.2 -1.6 -0.4 21,047 22,279 21,079 32 0.2

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(1) Data unavailable for the metropolitan area.
(p) Preliminary

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

49,923 50,113 37,014 38,062 35,583 36,577 44,326 42,759 40,952 37,347 40,903 40,409 46,032   -3,891 -7.8

Johnson, Ks.

11,570 11,425 9,340 8,840 9,028 8,573 9,558 9,880 9,600 9,144 9,298 10,316 11,482   -88 -0.8

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,549 1,566 1,273 1,253 1,222 1,179 1,551 1,468 1,355 1,244 1,264 1,367 1,485   -64 -4.1

Linn, Ks.

281 268 232 205 205 230 289 307 256 236 242 250 312   31 11.0

Miami, Ks.

711 681 571 530 528 551 730 739 621 566 575 654 712   1 0.1

Wyandotte, Ks.

4,501 4,748 3,502 3,881 3,381 3,394 4,479 4,207 3,765 3,457 3,658 3,935 4,416   -85 -1.9

Bates, Mo.

388 384 278 243 286 309 421 421 352 326 297 322 354   -34 -8.8

Caldwell, Mo.

212 190 131 168 129 142 190 181 154 138 181 150 150   -62 -29.2

Cass, Mo.

2,167 2,268 1,598 1,443 1,560 1,675 2,109 2,059 1,933 1,689 1,707 1,802 2,034   -133 -6.1

Clay, Mo.

6,177 5,896 3,828 5,097 3,652 3,843 5,104 4,345 4,272 3,823 5,251 3,984 4,994   -1,183 -19.2

Clinton, Mo.

572 547 320 418 328 371 469 424 396 342 487 369 445   -127 -22.2

Jackson, Mo.

18,196 18,430 13,555 13,216 12,957 13,891 16,189 15,899 15,559 13,975 15,032 14,731 16,570   -1,626 -8.9

Lafayette, Mo.

778 780 518 533 511 566 706 708 649 576 636 615 691   -87 -11.2

Platte, Mo.

2,005 2,306 1,488 1,598 1,433 1,456 2,002 1,637 1,630 1,456 1,642 1,509 1,826   -179 -8.9

Ray, Mo.

816 624 380 637 363 397 529 484 410 375 633 405 561   -255 -31.3

Kansas

62,362 59,507 48,648 45,079 46,579 44,738 50,776 53,061 50,450 47,053 47,655 54,549 59,350   -3,012 -4.8

Missouri

128,665 129,606 99,677 82,841 94,198 99,395 121,767 120,415 114,859 101,099 101,737 108,538 117,348   -11,317 -8.8

United States (in thousands)

7,441 7,287 6,556 6,242 6,286 6,278 7,189 7,091 6,671 5,932 5,756 6,812 6,730   -711 -9.6

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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

4.3 4.4 3.3 3.4 3.2 3.3 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.3 3.6 3.5 3.9   -0.4

Johnson, Ks.

3.4 3.4 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.7 2.8 3.0 3.3   -0.1

Leavenworth, Ks.

4.2 4.3 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.3 4.3 4.1 3.8 3.4 3.5 3.7 4.0   -0.2

Linn, Ks.

6.3 6.1 5.3 4.7 4.7 5.3 6.6 7.0 5.9 5.5 5.6 5.6 6.8   0.5

Miami, Ks.

4.0 3.9 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.2 4.2 4.3 3.6 3.3 3.3 3.7 4.0   0.0

Wyandotte, Ks.

5.7 6.1 4.6 5.0 4.4 4.4 5.8 5.4 4.9 4.5 4.7 4.9 5.5   -0.2

Bates, Mo.

4.7 4.7 3.5 3.0 3.6 3.9 5.2 5.2 4.3 4.0 3.6 3.9 4.3   -0.4

Caldwell, Mo.

4.7 4.3 3.0 3.7 2.9 3.2 4.3 4.1 3.5 3.1 4.0 3.3 3.3   -1.4

Cass, Mo.

3.9 4.1 2.9 2.7 2.9 3.1 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.6   -0.3

Clay, Mo.

4.5 4.3 2.8 3.8 2.7 2.9 3.8 3.3 3.2 2.9 3.9 2.9 3.6   -0.9

Clinton, Mo.

5.0 4.9 2.9 3.8 3.0 3.4 4.3 3.9 3.6 3.1 4.3 3.3 3.9   -1.1

Jackson, Mo.

4.9 5.0 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.8 4.5 4.4 4.3 3.8 4.1 3.9 4.4   -0.5

Lafayette, Mo.

4.4 4.5 3.0 3.1 3.0 3.3 4.1 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.6 3.5 3.9   -0.5

Platte, Mo.

3.5 4.0 2.6 2.8 2.5 2.6 3.6 2.9 2.9 2.6 2.9 2.6 3.1   -0.4

Ray, Mo.

7.0 5.5 3.4 5.6 3.3 3.6 4.8 4.4 3.7 3.4 5.5 3.6 4.8   -2.2

Kansas

4.2 4.0 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.6 4.0   -0.2

Missouri

4.2 4.2 3.3 2.7 3.1 3.3 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.8   -0.4

United States

4.6 4.5 4.1 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.5 4.4 4.1 3.7 3.6 4.2 4.1   -0.5

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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, 1st quarter 2018(2)
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Establishments Employment Average Weekly Wages(3) Total Wages (in thousands)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

64,419 890 1,028,544 8,753 0.9 $1,048 1.8 $13,961,605 2.9

Johnson, Ks.

23,269 16 344,027 7,693 2.3 1,131 1.9 5,058,975 4.5

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,402 -20 21,021 -123 -0.6 844 -0.6 228,342 -1.1

Linn, Ks.

257 -3 2,059 -219 -9.6 798 -8.7 21,188 -17.1

Miami, Ks.

786 -4 8,367 105 1.3 703 -0.8 75,698 -0.5

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,418 -111 88,221 -1,637 -1.8 1,025 1.5 1,168,511 0.4

Bates, Mo.

453 9 3,555 -223 -5.9 621 7.4 28,852 2.2

Caldwell, Mo.

218 -2 1,924 54 2.9 559 0.7 13,916 5.3

Cass, Mo.

2,220 107 26,491 520 2.0 695 7.3 237,083 8.9

Clay, Mo.

5,738 121 102,595 -461 -0.4 951 0.7 1,257,502 0.5

Clinton, Mo.

468 5 4,065 88 2.2 642 -2.0 33,267 -0.5

Jackson, Mo.

22,187 738 366,190 1,382 0.4 1,087 2.0 5,150,821 2.5

Lafayette, Mo.

871 -8 8,547 12 0.1 603 -0.7 66,788 -0.5

Platte, Mo.

2,705 41 47,356 1,755 3.8 952 1.8 585,058 6.0

Ray, Mo.

427 1 4,126 -193 -4.5 673 -0.7 35,604 -5.6

Kansas

88,337 -844 1,370,616 2,955 0.2 $912 2.7 $16,190,465 3.1

Missouri

207,431 7,493 2,777,625 14,599 0.5 960 3.1 34,445,836 3.8

United States

10,007,967 289,576 144,562,926 2,269,130 1.6 1,152 3.7 2,153,917,047 5.4

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