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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

1,072.7 1,076.0 1,081.3 1,083.0 1,080.6 1,081.3 1,080.2 1,081.9 1,087.7 1,090.2 1,091.6 1,097.1 1,099.4 2.3 0.2

Kansas

1,378.0 1,375.1 1,385.6 1,392.5 1,392.9 1,393.9 1,393.0 1,397.3 1,402.1 1,401.6 1,405.4 1,415.1 1,414.7 -0.4 0.0

Missouri

2,867.5 2,885.7 2,895.3 2,904.5 2,904.6 2,900.4 2,899.1 2,902.4 2,927.9 2,923.8 2,927.9 2,932.1 2,940.3 8.2 0.3

United States

148,652 149,240 149,744 150,458 150,856 151,224 151,610 151,903 152,440 152,732 153,001 153,285 153,548 263 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

1,077.9 1,102.5 1,104.8 26.9 2.5 477.9 488.0 487.5 9.6 2.0 600.0 614.5 617.3 17.3 2.9

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

55.6 61.4 61.8 6.2 11.2 23.0 24.7 25.0 2.0 8.7 32.6 36.7 36.8 4.2 12.9

Manufacturing

77.9 80.7 81.4 3.5 4.5 34.3 35.8 36.1 1.8 5.2 43.6 44.9 45.3 1.7 3.9

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

221.4 220.1 221.5 0.1 0.0 108.2 107.7 107.9 -0.3 -0.3 113.2 112.4 113.6 0.4 0.4

Information

16.4 16.3 16.3 -0.1 -0.6 7.1 7.2 7.2 0.1 1.4 9.3 9.1 9.1 -0.2 -2.2

Financial Activities

78.4 76.7 76.4 -2.0 -2.6 36.5 34.6 34.0 -2.5 -6.8 41.9 42.1 42.4 0.5 1.2

Professional & Business Services

184.4 187.5 190.3 5.9 3.2 85.1 87.3 89.2 4.1 4.8 99.3 100.2 101.1 1.8 1.8

Education & Health Services

154.6 163.5 162.2 7.6 4.9 69.4 73.5 71.7 2.3 3.3 85.2 90.0 90.5 5.3 6.2

Leisure & Hospitality

100.9 108.1 106.4 5.5 5.5 39.4 41.6 40.7 1.3 3.3 61.5 66.5 65.7 4.2 6.8

Other Services

41.1 42.3 42.5 1.4 3.4 17.1 17.3 17.4 0.3 1.8 24.0 25.0 25.1 1.1 4.6

Government

147.2 145.9 146.0 -1.2 -0.8 57.8 58.3 58.3 0.5 0.9 89.4 87.6 87.7 -1.7 -1.9

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

1,391.1 1,427.5 1,427.4 36.3 2.6 2,891.7 2,953.3 2,964.9 73.2 2.5 150,210 154,416 154,990 4,780 3.2

Mining & Logging(1)

6.0 6.1 6.1 0.1 1.7 4.5 4.7 4.7 0.2 4.4 587 642 641 54 9.2

Construction(1)

65.2 68.6 68.5 3.3 5.1 135.6 146.1 147.4 11.8 8.7 7,582 7,896 7,827 245 3.2

Manufacturing

162.2 169.5 171.5 9.3 5.7 270.2 274.4 277.0 6.8 2.5 12,530 12,925 12,941 411 3.3

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

270.2 273.2 274.4 4.2 1.6 558.7 549.9 556.3 -2.4 -0.4 28,705 28,834 29,249 544 1.9

Information

17.6 18.9 18.8 1.2 6.8 47.2 47.1 46.8 -0.4 -0.8 2,914 3,052 3,077 163 5.6

Financial Activities

75.2 73.2 72.4 -2.8 -3.7 176.5 179.6 181.7 5.2 2.9 8,865 9,009 9,018 153 1.7

Professional & Business Services

169.9 174.5 175.7 5.8 3.4 379.9 403.9 404.5 24.6 6.5 21,983 22,707 22,689 706 3.2

Education & Health Services

196.1 203.2 201.5 5.4 2.8 486.0 495.4 496.0 10.0 2.1 24,155 24,953 25,088 933 3.9

Leisure & Hospitality

123.0 132.1 128.7 5.7 4.6 282.6 298.6 295.6 13.0 4.6 14,755 15,918 15,812 1,057 7.2

Other Services

48.6 50.1 50.2 1.6 3.3 115.0 117.9 118.1 3.1 2.7 5,583 5,752 5,771 188 3.4

Government

257.1 258.1 259.6 2.5 1.0 435.5 435.7 436.8 1.3 0.3 22,551 22,728 22,877 326 1.4

(1) Data unavailable for the metropolitan area.
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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

34,704 32,833 39,521 42,606 37,862 27,093 30,493 29,273 37,744 35,289 24,874 30,380 28,318   -6,386 -18.4

Johnson, Ks.

6,077 5,359 7,523 7,440 7,609 5,926 7,247 8,277 10,216 9,067 7,535 8,204 7,677   1,600 26.3

Leavenworth, Ks.

820 751 1,085 1,095 1,098 819 964 1,067 1,333 1,189 986 1,055 995   175 21.3

Linn, Ks.

124 113 185 190 191 133 160 173 199 177 142 154 143   19 15.3

Miami, Ks.

336 320 472 453 476 343 404 464 545 476 411 440 408   72 21.4

Wyandotte, Ks.

2,488 2,087 2,918 3,045 2,915 2,232 2,484 2,817 3,397 3,008 2,531 2,739 2,667   179 7.2

Bates, Mo.

247 265 329 313 304 183 222 187 228 233 132 179 183   -64 -25.9

Caldwell, Mo.

164 141 160 227 159 92 114 108 144 138 75 125 104   -60 -36.6

Cass, Mo.

1,596 1,622 2,007 1,859 1,844 1,209 1,394 1,165 1,498 1,574 942 1,247 1,228   -368 -23.1

Clay, Mo.

5,245 4,800 4,993 6,721 4,633 3,205 3,545 3,122 4,429 3,963 2,439 3,661 2,976   -2,269 -43.3

Clinton, Mo.

389 372 418 602 399 258 282 275 396 347 187 315 234   -155 -39.8

Jackson, Mo.

14,361 14,228 16,289 17,095 15,336 10,759 11,463 9,681 12,710 12,688 8,016 10,205 9,900   -4,461 -31.1

Lafayette, Mo.

528 519 656 706 599 396 448 392 538 516 304 410 375   -153 -29.0

Platte, Mo.

1,751 1,761 2,026 1,985 1,850 1,249 1,443 1,197 1,521 1,527 961 1,284 1,173   -578 -33.0

Ray, Mo.

578 495 460 875 449 289 323 348 590 386 213 362 255   -323 -55.9

Kansas

32,523 29,276 39,718 39,093 39,957 30,948 36,862 42,031 51,202 44,864 37,251 40,000 37,901   5,378 16.5

Missouri

99,570 104,116 125,259 114,104 110,651 74,825 85,171 71,898 90,285 92,577 56,292 73,310 72,487   -27,083 -27.2

United States (in thousands)

6,302 5,964 7,207 6,782 6,168 5,458 5,548 6,334 6,255 6,256 5,460 5,609 5,523   -779 -12.4

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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

3.0 2.9 3.4 3.7 3.3 2.4 2.7 2.6 3.2 3.1 2.2 2.6 2.5   -0.5

Johnson, Ks.

1.8 1.6 2.2 2.1 2.2 1.7 2.1 2.3 2.9 2.6 2.2 2.4 2.2   0.4

Leavenworth, Ks.

2.2 2.0 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.2 2.6 2.8 3.5 3.2 2.7 2.8 2.7   0.5

Linn, Ks.

2.9 2.6 4.2 4.3 4.4 3.1 3.7 3.9 4.5 4.1 3.3 3.5 3.3   0.4

Miami, Ks.

1.9 1.8 2.6 2.5 2.7 1.9 2.2 2.5 3.0 2.7 2.3 2.5 2.3   0.4

Wyandotte, Ks.

3.2 2.7 3.8 3.9 3.8 2.9 3.2 3.6 4.3 3.9 3.3 3.5 3.4   0.2

Bates, Mo.

3.3 3.5 4.3 4.1 4.0 2.4 2.9 2.4 3.0 3.1 1.7 2.4 2.4   -0.9

Caldwell, Mo.

3.9 3.4 3.8 5.2 3.8 2.2 2.7 2.5 3.4 3.3 1.8 3.0 2.5   -1.4

Cass, Mo.

2.9 3.0 3.6 3.4 3.4 2.2 2.6 2.1 2.7 2.9 1.7 2.3 2.2   -0.7

Clay, Mo.

3.8 3.5 3.6 4.8 3.4 2.3 2.6 2.3 3.2 2.9 1.8 2.6 2.2   -1.6

Clinton, Mo.

3.7 3.5 3.9 5.6 3.8 2.4 2.7 2.6 3.7 3.3 1.8 3.0 2.2   -1.5

Jackson, Mo.

4.0 4.0 4.5 4.7 4.2 3.0 3.2 2.7 3.5 3.5 2.2 2.8 2.8   -1.2

Lafayette, Mo.

3.2 3.2 3.9 4.2 3.6 2.4 2.7 2.3 3.2 3.1 1.8 2.5 2.3   -0.9

Platte, Mo.

2.9 3.0 3.4 3.3 3.1 2.1 2.4 2.0 2.5 2.5 1.6 2.1 2.0   -0.9

Ray, Mo.

5.3 4.6 4.2 7.7 4.1 2.7 3.0 3.2 5.3 3.6 2.0 3.3 2.4   -2.9

Kansas

2.2 2.0 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.1 2.5 2.8 3.4 3.0 2.5 2.7 2.5   0.3

Missouri

3.2 3.4 4.1 3.7 3.6 2.4 2.8 2.3 2.9 3.0 1.8 2.4 2.4   -0.8

United States

3.9 3.7 4.4 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.4   -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, 2nd quarter 2022(2)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

72,527 4,598 1,053,347 26,863 2.6 $1,199 4.9 $16,406,984 8.1

Johnson, Ks.

27,502 2,687 357,372 10,002 2.9 1,276 2.3 5,954,746 6.1

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,540 78 20,545 87 0.4 1,060 9.8 285,433 11.0

Linn, Ks.

256 2 2,141 104 5.1 893 3.0 24,455 8.6

Miami, Ks.

873 39 8,434 -181 -2.1 920 11.1 101,967 11.4

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,655 183 89,034 2,833 3.3 1,123 4.6 1,303,862 8.4

Bates, Mo.

457 2 3,772 89 2.4 754 5.2 36,510 6.9

Caldwell, Mo.

225 1 1,967 19 1.0 741 -1.6 19,268 2.6

Cass, Mo.

2,476 113 29,920 1,890 6.7 850 4.2 329,839 12.2

Clay, Mo.

6,399 283 108,314 4,046 3.9 1,128 12.2 1,574,980 16.4

Clinton, Mo.

466 22 4,405 253 6.1 849 6.8 47,882 12.0

Jackson, Mo.

24,329 994 368,440 4,418 1.2 1,252 5.7 5,973,344 7.2

Lafayette, Mo.

927 57 8,792 133 1.5 774 4.6 87,528 5.6

Platte, Mo.

2,972 121 46,004 3,121 7.3 1,051 5.0 624,211 11.8

Ray, Mo.

450 16 4,207 49 1.2 792 3.8 42,961 5.7

Kansas

93,827 4,198 1,381,206 20,689 1.5 $1,039 4.6 $18,735,762 7.0

Missouri

231,648 13,604 2,851,967 91,557 3.3 1,106 5.1 40,803,631 8.6

United States

11,460,819 646,560 149,901,995 5,716,182 4.0 1,294 4.3 2,517,903,681 9.0

(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