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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

1,023.2 1,038.1 1,050.4 1,045.2 1,050.5 1,057.1 1,063.8 1,071.4 1,064.3 1,073.5 1,074.3 1,076.6 1,075.4 -1.2 -0.1

Kansas

1,326.9 1,345.9 1,358.6 1,354.8 1,357.8 1,356.1 1,354.7 1,363.5 1,360.2 1,373.8 1,371.5 1,370.2 1,378.3 8.1 0.6

Missouri

2,689.6 2,751.8 2,766.0 2,775.2 2,779.2 2,790.0 2,799.2 2,807.7 2,796.5 2,814.4 2,812.0 2,819.2 2,823.4 4.2 0.1

United States

137,840 139,566 141,149 141,865 142,545 142,809 142,503 142,736 143,272 144,057 144,326 144,909 145,759 850 0.6

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

1,033.7 1,082.3 1,092.6 58.9 5.7 462.6 474.6 479.3 16.7 3.6 571.1 607.7 613.3 42.2 7.4

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

53.9 54.7 55.9 2.0 3.7 22.7 22.5 23.8 1.1 4.8 31.2 32.2 32.1 0.9 2.9

Manufacturing

78.9 79.1 81.0 2.1 2.7 34.2 33.1 33.9 -0.3 -0.9 44.7 46.0 47.1 2.4 5.4

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

206.7 214.0 216.5 9.8 4.7 100.8 105.8 107.1 6.3 6.3 105.9 108.2 109.4 3.5 3.3

Information

14.9 14.1 14.0 -0.9 -6.0 6.5 6.2 6.1 -0.4 -6.2 8.4 7.9 7.9 -0.5 -6.0

Financial Activities

78.8 77.0 77.1 -1.7 -2.2 37.9 36.7 37.1 -0.8 -2.1 40.9 40.3 40.0 -0.9 -2.2

Professional & Business Services

178.0 195.5 194.9 16.9 9.5 85.0 86.3 86.0 1.0 1.2 93.0 109.2 108.9 15.9 17.1

Education & Health Services

151.2 157.0 157.4 6.2 4.1 68.3 70.2 69.6 1.3 1.9 82.9 86.8 87.8 4.9 5.9

Leisure & Hospitality

87.5 102.2 107.7 20.2 23.1 35.0 38.6 40.4 5.4 15.4 52.5 63.6 67.3 14.8 28.2

Other Services

40.2 41.3 41.7 1.5 3.7 15.7 16.5 16.7 1.0 6.4 24.5 24.8 25.0 0.5 2.0

Government

143.6 147.4 146.4 2.8 1.9 56.5 58.7 58.6 2.1 3.7 87.1 88.7 87.8 0.7 0.8

Footnotes
(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

1,326.7 1,380.5 1,383.5 56.8 4.3 2,708.1 2,836.7 2,849.3 141.2 5.2 138,501 145,369 146,517 8,016 5.8

Mining & Logging(1)

5.8 5.7 5.8 0.0 0.0 4.4 4.5 4.6 0.2 4.5 600 618 633 33 5.5

Construction(1)

65.3 64.9 68.0 2.7 4.1 128.4 127.4 130.8 2.4 1.9 7,359 7,477 7,592 233 3.2

Manufacturing

151.8 158.4 161.1 9.3 6.1 264.5 267.3 271.0 6.5 2.5 12,069 12,282 12,389 320 2.7

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

256.4 266.3 269.7 13.3 5.2 520.4 532.3 534.4 14.0 2.7 25,930 27,019 27,263 1,333 5.1

Information

16.6 16.8 16.9 0.3 1.8 44.0 43.9 43.5 -0.5 -1.1 2,606 2,716 2,743 137 5.3

Financial Activities

76.6 74.7 75.8 -0.8 -1.0 173.5 170.4 169.8 -3.7 -2.1 8,675 8,781 8,840 165 1.9

Professional & Business Services

165.8 172.1 172.3 6.5 3.9 354.8 373.4 379.0 24.2 6.8 19,683 20,765 20,946 1,263 6.4

Education & Health Services

195.5 199.7 197.1 1.6 0.8 460.3 491.4 483.9 23.6 5.1 22,491 23,538 23,355 864 3.8

Leisure & Hospitality

108.4 118.3 120.2 11.8 10.9 242.6 283.6 295.3 52.7 21.7 12,637 14,611 15,329 2,692 21.3

Other Services

47.5 48.6 48.6 1.1 2.3 108.5 110.9 111.8 3.3 3.0 5,217 5,604 5,710 493 9.4

Government

237.0 255.0 248.0 11.0 4.6 406.7 431.6 425.2 18.5 4.5 21,234 21,958 21,717 483 2.3

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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

85,296 87,293 72,907 61,334 48,273 48,657 51,531 58,974 54,556 48,717 48,145 58,993 63,887   -21,409 -25.1

Johnson, Ks.

20,696 21,900 18,703 16,573 12,292 12,474 13,413 17,360 10,620 10,833 9,535 10,592 12,660   -8,036 -38.8

Leavenworth, Ks.

2,433 2,616 2,197 1,975 1,384 1,371 1,476 1,692 1,555 1,444 1,240 1,405 1,661   -772 -31.7

Linn, Ks.

329 365 335 312 208 198 173 225 285 219 175 190 238   -91 -27.7

Miami, Ks.

951 1,066 916 837 618 645 674 749 686 646 532 576 710   -241 -25.3

Wyandotte, Ks.

7,300 8,157 6,709 6,090 4,131 3,959 3,426 4,613 4,515 4,315 4,013 4,544 5,134   -2,166 -29.7

Bates, Mo.

476 496 446 322 269 299 360 396 439 334 275 327 374   -102 -21.4

Caldwell, Mo.

226 260 210 145 135 158 194 202 269 180 205 310 306   80 35.4

Cass, Mo.

3,462 3,471 2,944 2,349 1,928 2,074 2,269 2,538 2,560 2,087 1,895 2,287 2,510   -952 -27.5

Clay, Mo.

10,219 9,881 7,627 5,943 5,178 5,173 5,640 5,977 6,918 5,784 6,811 9,806 9,774   -445 -4.4

Clinton, Mo.

711 728 582 436 385 383 432 507 648 484 545 779 825   114 16.0

Jackson, Mo.

32,435 32,456 27,665 22,741 18,749 18,821 20,051 21,090 21,866 18,910 19,177 23,287 24,577   -7,858 -24.2

Lafayette, Mo.

990 1,016 833 678 581 630 708 781 909 667 650 849 907   -83 -8.4

Platte, Mo.

4,264 4,060 3,132 2,481 1,994 2,057 2,245 2,334 2,570 2,299 2,329 2,865 3,100   -1,164 -27.3

Ray, Mo.

804 821 608 452 421 415 470 510 716 515 763 1,176 1,111   307 38.2

Kansas

101,401 111,208 96,273 86,186 62,077 63,285 62,911 80,758 58,056 57,593 50,588 55,480 66,766   -34,635 -34.2

Missouri

245,672 228,801 187,462 147,973 122,696 127,766 141,939 153,990 158,791 134,452 125,042 145,266 161,052   -84,620 -34.4

United States (in thousands)

18,072 16,882 13,742 12,277 10,620 10,264 10,404 10,851 10,486 9,905 9,220 8,829 9,883   -8,189 -45.3

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(p) Preliminary

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

7.5 7.4 6.3 5.4 4.2 4.3 4.5 5.1 4.8 4.2 4.1 5.0 5.4   -2.1

Johnson, Ks.

6.0 6.2 5.4 5.0 3.6 3.6 3.8 4.9 3.1 3.1 2.7 3.0 3.6   -2.4

Leavenworth, Ks.

6.6 6.9 5.9 5.5 3.8 3.7 4.0 4.5 4.2 3.9 3.3 3.8 4.4   -2.2

Linn, Ks.

7.5 8.1 7.5 7.2 4.7 4.5 3.9 5.1 6.4 5.0 4.0 4.3 5.3   -2.2

Miami, Ks.

5.4 5.9 5.1 4.8 3.5 3.6 3.7 4.1 3.8 3.6 2.9 3.2 3.9   -1.5

Wyandotte, Ks.

9.2 10.0 8.4 7.9 5.3 5.0 4.4 5.8 5.7 5.4 5.0 5.7 6.3   -2.9

Bates, Mo.

6.3 6.3 5.7 4.2 3.5 3.9 4.7 5.1 5.7 4.3 3.5 4.1 4.6   -1.7

Caldwell, Mo.

5.4 6.0 4.9 3.4 3.1 3.7 4.6 4.7 6.2 4.2 4.6 6.8 6.6   1.2

Cass, Mo.

6.5 6.2 5.4 4.3 3.6 3.8 4.2 4.6 4.7 3.8 3.4 4.1 4.4   -2.1

Clay, Mo.

7.6 7.0 5.5 4.4 3.8 3.8 4.1 4.4 5.0 4.2 4.9 6.8 6.8   -0.8

Clinton, Mo.

6.8 6.7 5.5 4.2 3.7 3.6 4.1 4.8 6.1 4.5 5.0 7.0 7.3   0.5

Jackson, Mo.

9.1 8.6 7.5 6.3 5.2 5.2 5.5 5.8 6.0 5.2 5.2 6.2 6.5   -2.6

Lafayette, Mo.

6.0 6.0 5.0 4.1 3.5 3.8 4.3 4.7 5.4 4.0 3.8 4.9 5.2   -0.8

Platte, Mo.

7.4 6.7 5.3 4.2 3.4 3.5 3.8 4.0 4.4 3.9 3.9 4.7 5.1   -2.3

Ray, Mo.

7.5 7.3 5.5 4.2 3.9 3.8 4.3 4.7 6.5 4.7 6.7 9.9 9.4   1.9

Kansas

6.8 7.3 6.4 5.9 4.1 4.2 4.2 5.3 3.9 3.8 3.4 3.7 4.4   -2.4

Missouri

8.1 7.3 6.1 4.8 4.0 4.2 4.6 5.1 5.2 4.4 4.1 4.7 5.1   -3.0

United States

11.2 10.5 8.5 7.7 6.6 6.4 6.5 6.8 6.6 6.2 5.7 5.5 6.1   -5.1

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(p) Preliminary

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, 4th quarter 2020(2)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

68,284 2,117 1,020,506 -46,862 -4.4 $1,236 10.6 $16,328,340 5.5

Johnson, Ks.

24,643 674 345,858 -15,344 -4.2 1,313 12.9 5,847,690 7.8

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,453 53 20,309 -579 -2.8 1,025 11.5 271,743 8.1

Linn, Ks.

254 11 2,012 -5 -0.2 991 16.3 25,569 15.2

Miami, Ks.

829 11 8,320 -263 -3.1 888 13.4 97,288 9.9

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,484 6 88,230 -4,169 -4.5 1,167 2.7 1,335,771 -1.2

Bates, Mo.

461 6 3,669 19 0.5 722 6.5 34,572 7.3

Caldwell, Mo.

228 3 1,899 17 0.9 872 21.4 21,572 23.5

Cass, Mo.

2,368 89 26,894 -614 -2.2 847 11.7 295,947 8.8

Clay, Mo.

6,134 215 105,487 -128 -0.1 1,108 6.3 1,508,320 5.4

Clinton, Mo.

461 8 4,135 10 0.2 800 5.7 43,006 6.1

Jackson, Mo.

23,760 925 356,936 -20,945 -5.5 1,318 11.1 6,121,357 4.9

Lafayette, Mo.

900 24 8,530 -156 -1.8 759 9.2 84,209 7.0

Platte, Mo.

2,874 86 44,238 -4,561 -9.3 1,053 11.1 600,188 0.1

Ray, Mo.

435 6 3,989 -144 -3.5 789 11.0 41,108 7.9

Kansas

89,890 1,234 1,346,890 -63,933 -4.5 $1,070 11.5 $18,702,599 6.3

Missouri

221,492 8,790 2,724,378 -123,735 -4.3 1,127 11.6 39,896,337 6.6

United States

10,675,800 311,982 140,881,253 -9,124,050 -6.1 1,339 13.0 2,453,930,738 6.3

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