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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

1,089.5 1,094.9 1,096.0 1,095.0 1,093.7 1,097.4 1,097.3 1,098.6 1,101.9 1,103.7 1,105.0 1,105.6 1,101.4 -4.2 -0.4

Kansas

1,418.7 1,425.7 1,424.5 1,422.5 1,423.0 1,426.5 1,423.4 1,421.9 1,423.3 1,428.0 1,433.1 1,434.3 1,428.4 -5.9 -0.4

Missouri

2,897.9 2,901.8 2,900.0 2,898.8 2,903.5 2,907.1 2,906.4 2,905.0 2,905.2 2,899.4 2,911.3 2,912.6 2,887.0 -25.6 -0.9

United States

150,282 150,492 150,577 150,759 150,953 151,160 151,368 151,553 151,814 151,998 152,212 152,487 151,786 -701 -0.5

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(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

1,080.9 1,093.4 1,090.2 9.3 0.9 476.7 487.8 488.4 11.7 2.5 604.2 605.6 601.8 -2.4 -0.4

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

49.7 52.7 54.4 4.7 9.5 21.5 22.8 23.9 2.4 11.2 28.2 29.9 30.5 2.3 8.2

Manufacturing

77.2 80.1 79.8 2.6 3.4 31.0 32.4 32.5 1.5 4.8 46.2 47.7 47.3 1.1 2.4

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

215.6 215.5 215.7 0.1 0.0 103.8 105.5 105.3 1.5 1.4 111.8 110.0 110.4 -1.4 -1.3

Information

16.2 15.8 15.9 -0.3 -1.9 7.1 7.1 7.1 0.0 0.0 9.1 8.7 8.8 -0.3 -3.3

Financial Activities

77.7 79.1 79.1 1.4 1.8 37.4 38.1 38.1 0.7 1.9 40.3 41.0 41.0 0.7 1.7

Professional & Business Services

188.4 191.2 191.0 2.6 1.4 89.8 89.8 90.9 1.1 1.2 98.6 101.4 100.1 1.5 1.5

Education & Health Services

155.7 158.6 155.6 -0.1 -0.1 69.0 72.7 71.5 2.5 3.6 86.7 85.9 84.1 -2.6 -3.0

Leisure & Hospitality

108.2 106.3 104.1 -4.1 -3.8 41.5 42.2 41.8 0.3 0.7 66.7 64.1 62.3 -4.4 -6.6

Other Services

42.4 42.5 42.6 0.2 0.5 16.9 17.1 17.1 0.2 1.2 25.5 25.4 25.5 0.0 0.0

Government

149.8 151.6 152.0 2.2 1.5 58.7 60.1 60.2 1.5 2.6 91.1 91.5 91.8 0.7 0.8

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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

1,411.8 1,422.2 1,421.0 9.2 0.7 2,877.4 2,874.7 2,868.8 -8.6 -0.3 149,359 151,055 150,804 1,445 1.0

Mining & Logging(1)

6.7 6.6 6.6 -0.1 -1.5 4.3 4.2 4.2 -0.1 -2.3 731 700 697 -34 -4.7

Construction(1)

61.4 61.4 64.2 2.8 4.6 120.4 120.7 121.8 1.4 1.2 7,170 7,271 7,331 161 2.2

Manufacturing

166.1 167.5 168.2 2.1 1.3 276.4 276.3 274.6 -1.8 -0.7 12,774 12,796 12,783 9 0.1

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

263.3 264.1 263.7 0.4 0.2 538.3 533.9 536.4 -1.9 -0.4 27,358 27,479 27,460 102 0.4

Information

18.1 17.8 17.6 -0.5 -2.8 48.4 45.8 46.8 -1.6 -3.3 2,838 2,881 2,885 47 1.7

Financial Activities

76.4 78.1 77.6 1.2 1.6 173.1 175.2 175.5 2.4 1.4 8,658 8,804 8,803 145 1.7

Professional & Business Services

175.8 175.7 176.3 0.5 0.3 377.9 381.4 381.8 3.9 1.0 20,908 21,250 21,229 321 1.5

Education & Health Services

201.3 205.4 203.8 2.5 1.2 481.1 487.5 479.9 -1.2 -0.2 24,113 24,716 24,645 532 2.2

Leisure & Hospitality

127.3 127.8 124.6 -2.7 -2.1 298.5 290.0 285.2 -13.3 -4.5 16,090 16,245 15,988 -102 -0.6

Other Services

51.1 52.0 51.5 0.4 0.8 115.6 116.0 116.5 0.9 0.8 5,833 5,890 5,882 49 0.8

Government

264.3 265.8 266.9 2.6 1.0 443.4 443.7 446.1 2.7 0.6 22,886 23,023 23,101 215 0.9

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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

40,624 31,302 33,634 37,689 46,899 39,762 30,234 32,617 33,772 35,485 42,139 38,920 44,527   3,903 9.6

Johnson, Ks.

9,735 8,334 8,791 9,486 11,472 10,165 8,012 8,429 8,567 8,355 9,486 9,170 9,051   -684 -7.0

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,365 1,060 1,131 1,212 1,513 1,316 1,061 1,115 1,126 1,141 1,430 1,391 1,317   -48 -3.5

Linn, Ks.

341 210 232 251 279 262 209 220 227 254 301 317 286   -55 -16.1

Miami, Ks.

695 482 526 551 643 571 468 501 500 541 713 672 604   -91 -13.1

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,590 2,898 2,999 3,390 4,335 3,340 2,699 3,149 2,909 2,898 3,518 3,476 3,143   -447 -12.5

Bates, Mo.

381 265 279 353 383 339 251 231 257 298 385 354 424   43 11.3

Caldwell, Mo.

169 110 130 143 162 141 98 104 132 140 173 171 209   40 23.7

Cass, Mo.

1,953 1,334 1,466 1,699 1,970 1,703 1,270 1,299 1,497 1,678 2,212 1,911 2,336   383 19.6

Clay, Mo.

4,222 3,090 3,462 3,887 5,534 4,186 3,081 3,423 3,601 3,909 4,739 4,077 5,194   972 23.0

Clinton, Mo.

390 259 266 321 483 323 241 238 266 328 417 361 419   29 7.4

Jackson, Mo.

15,008 11,260 12,159 13,840 16,710 14,823 10,914 11,789 12,406 13,453 15,683 14,354 18,318   3,310 22.1

Lafayette, Mo.

618 431 455 537 639 492 391 419 486 518 705 648 739   121 19.6

Platte, Mo.

1,722 1,260 1,406 1,579 2,189 1,653 1,242 1,379 1,451 1,586 1,899 1,602 2,005   283 16.4

Ray, Mo.

435 309 332 440 587 448 297 321 347 386 478 416 482   47 10.8

Kansas

49,849 41,220 44,053 48,792 56,697 50,095 40,121 42,395 43,110 42,840 50,693 49,770 46,942   -2,907 -5.8

Missouri

112,909 82,667 91,760 104,362 117,030 108,761 82,035 86,305 96,022 105,397 132,261 115,101 139,489   26,580 23.5

United States (in thousands)

6,382 5,387 5,503 6,292 6,556 6,203 5,465 5,510 5,441 5,503 6,504 6,218 7,370   988 15.5

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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

3.6 2.8 3.0 3.3 4.0 3.5 2.7 2.9 2.9 3.1 3.7 3.4 3.9   0.3

Johnson, Ks.

2.9 2.5 2.6 2.8 3.3 3.0 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.8 2.7 2.7   -0.2

Leavenworth, Ks.

3.8 2.9 3.1 3.3 4.0 3.6 2.9 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.9 3.8 3.6   -0.2

Linn, Ks.

7.7 4.9 5.3 5.6 6.1 5.9 4.7 4.9 5.1 5.7 6.7 7.0 6.4   -1.3

Miami, Ks.

4.0 2.8 3.0 3.1 3.6 3.3 2.7 2.9 2.8 3.1 4.0 3.8 3.4   -0.6

Wyandotte, Ks.

4.7 3.8 3.9 4.3 5.4 4.3 3.5 4.1 3.7 3.7 4.5 4.4 4.0   -0.7

Bates, Mo.

4.8 3.3 3.5 4.5 4.8 4.3 3.2 2.9 3.3 3.8 4.8 4.4 5.3   0.5

Caldwell, Mo.

3.9 2.5 3.0 3.3 3.7 3.3 2.3 2.3 3.0 3.2 3.9 3.8 4.7   0.8

Cass, Mo.

3.6 2.5 2.7 3.1 3.5 3.1 2.3 2.4 2.7 3.0 4.0 3.5 4.2   0.6

Clay, Mo.

3.1 2.3 2.6 2.8 4.0 3.0 2.3 2.5 2.6 2.8 3.5 3.0 3.8   0.7

Clinton, Mo.

3.6 2.4 2.5 3.0 4.4 3.0 2.3 2.2 2.5 3.0 3.9 3.3 3.9   0.3

Jackson, Mo.

4.2 3.1 3.4 3.8 4.5 4.0 3.0 3.2 3.4 3.7 4.3 3.9 5.0   0.8

Lafayette, Mo.

3.7 2.6 2.7 3.2 3.7 2.9 2.3 2.5 2.9 3.1 4.2 3.8 4.4   0.7

Platte, Mo.

3.0 2.2 2.4 2.7 3.6 2.8 2.1 2.3 2.5 2.7 3.2 2.7 3.4   0.4

Ray, Mo.

4.0 2.8 3.0 3.9 5.2 4.0 2.7 2.9 3.1 3.5 4.3 3.8 4.4   0.4

Kansas

3.4 2.8 3.0 3.3 3.8 3.4 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.9 3.4 3.3 3.1   -0.3

Missouri

3.7 2.7 3.0 3.4 3.8 3.5 2.7 2.8 3.1 3.4 4.3 3.7 4.5   0.8

United States

3.9 3.3 3.4 3.8 4.0 3.8 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.4 4.0 3.8 4.5   0.6

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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

Covered(1)employment and wages, Kansas City metropolitan area and its component counties, 3rd quarter 2019(2)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

66,233 1,718 1,056,119 8,617 0.8 $1,021 2.8 $13,970,142 3.6

Johnson, Ks.

24,328 590 353,498 4,380 1.3 1,074 3.1 4,964,953 4.5

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,433 4 21,315 -71 -0.3 913 4.1 249,364 4.4

Linn, Ks.

247 3 1,981 -25 -1.2 821 -1.0 20,486 -0.3

Miami, Ks.

833 30 8,702 46 0.5 746 4.9 82,931 5.2

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,511 37 91,731 269 0.3 1,036 4.3 1,219,693 3.5

Bates, Mo.

458 7 3,604 -21 -0.6 633 1.4 28,147 1.4

Caldwell, Mo.

222 8 1,846 -73 -3.8 621 6.7 13,587 1.3

Cass, Mo.

2,261 70 27,302 24 0.1 708 6.3 243,209 5.4

Clay, Mo.

5,841 150 105,303 51 0.0 920 1.8 1,252,529 1.8

Clinton, Mo.

457 6 4,092 7 0.2 719 5.7 36,154 5.5

Jackson, Mo.

22,586 691 375,571 2,636 0.7 1,070 2.4 5,198,908 3.2

Lafayette, Mo.

858 11 8,762 24 0.3 627 6.3 68,640 6.3

Platte, Mo.

2,771 106 48,301 1,327 2.8 890 0.8 555,202 2.6

Ray, Mo.

427 5 4,111 43 1.1 691 2.1 36,340 2.2

Kansas

89,825 757 1,395,918 6,034 0.4 $893 2.9 $16,078,184 3.7

Missouri

209,804 7,299 2,826,539 15,574 0.6 942 3.9 34,222,721 4.4

United States

10,325,274 285,161 148,556,525 1,674,020 1.1 1,093 3.6 2,101,499,511 4.9

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