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

1,076.8 1,080.4 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 1,093.5 -0.7 -0.1

Kansas

1,397.0 1,399.9 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 1,419.7 1.9 0.1

Missouri

2,860.6 2,869.2 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 2,894.9 0.4 0.0

United States

146,299 146,538 146,728 146,949 146,963 147,234 147,450 147,625 147,801 148,125 148,280 148,439 148,662 223 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

1,083.8 1,097.2 1,099.8 16.0 1.5 472.8 480.3 484.5 11.7 2.5 611.0 616.9 615.3 4.3 0.7

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

49.8 50.5 52.0 2.2 4.4 20.6 20.6 21.8 1.2 5.8 29.2 29.9 30.2 1.0 3.4

Manufacturing

76.8 76.2 72.7 -4.1 -5.3 31.3 31.1 31.0 -0.3 -1.0 45.5 45.1 41.7 -3.8 -8.4

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

212.5 217.5 218.8 6.3 3.0 100.6 106.2 106.6 6.0 6.0 111.9 111.3 112.2 0.3 0.3

Information

18.0 17.2 17.2 -0.8 -4.4 7.5 6.9 6.9 -0.6 -8.0 10.5 10.3 10.3 -0.2 -1.9

Financial Activities

79.3 80.4 81.5 2.2 2.8 35.4 36.3 36.8 1.4 4.0 43.9 44.1 44.7 0.8 1.8

Professional & Business Services

189.2 193.8 192.8 3.6 1.9 92.5 95.6 96.2 3.7 4.0 96.7 98.2 96.6 -0.1 -0.1

Education & Health Services

151.8 150.3 150.0 -1.8 -1.2 67.1 67.6 67.3 0.2 0.3 84.7 82.7 82.7 -2.0 -2.4

Leisure & Hospitality

111.5 111.3 114.9 3.4 3.0 42.4 40.4 41.6 -0.8 -1.9 69.1 70.9 73.3 4.2 6.1

Other Services

43.7 43.7 43.9 0.2 0.5 17.0 17.2 17.2 0.2 1.2 26.7 26.5 26.7 0.0 0.0

Government

151.2 156.3 156.0 4.8 3.2 58.4 58.4 59.1 0.7 1.2 92.8 97.9 96.9 4.1 4.4

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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

1,406.1 1,421.3 1,429.1 23.0 1.6 2,888.3 2,908.4 2,919.7 31.4 1.1 146,937 148,366 149,309 2,372 1.6

Mining & Logging(1)

6.7 7.0 7.1 0.4 6.0 4.2 4.2 4.3 0.1 2.4 672 721 732 60 8.9

Construction(1)

60.1 58.3 60.8 0.7 1.2 123.7 118.9 121.5 -2.2 -1.8 6,990 7,083 7,281 291 4.2

Manufacturing

160.6 163.8 165.3 4.7 2.9 265.4 268.3 266.7 1.3 0.5 12,389 12,599 12,651 262 2.1

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

264.9 269.2 270.3 5.4 2.0 545.7 548.3 553.2 7.5 1.4 27,340 27,493 27,694 354 1.3

Information

19.6 19.2 19.1 -0.5 -2.6 51.6 51.9 52.1 0.5 1.0 2,789 2,763 2,771 -18 -0.6

Financial Activities

77.7 78.0 78.8 1.1 1.4 173.6 175.0 176.0 2.4 1.4 8,419 8,509 8,545 126 1.5

Professional & Business Services

176.0 182.0 183.1 7.1 4.0 381.5 399.4 394.5 13.0 3.4 20,417 20,815 20,908 491 2.4

Education & Health Services

196.6 198.4 198.0 1.4 0.7 467.3 475.0 471.3 4.0 0.9 23,195 23,695 23,632 437 1.9

Leisure & Hospitality

130.8 130.1 132.0 1.2 0.9 312.0 306.4 316.5 4.5 1.4 16,285 16,137 16,547 262 1.6

Other Services

50.5 50.3 49.8 -0.7 -1.4 117.4 116.4 117.4 0.0 0.0 5,791 5,844 5,889 98 1.7

Government

262.6 265.0 264.8 2.2 0.8 445.9 444.6 446.2 0.3 0.1 22,650 22,707 22,659 9 0.0

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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

40,042 42,735 49,923 50,113 37,014 38,062 35,583 36,577 44,326 42,759 40,952 37,347 41,027   985 2.5

Johnson, Ks.

9,726 10,836 11,570 11,425 9,340 8,840 9,028 8,573 9,558 9,880 9,600 9,144 9,310   -416 -4.3

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,330 1,462 1,549 1,566 1,273 1,253 1,222 1,179 1,551 1,468 1,355 1,244 1,264   -66 -5.0

Linn, Ks.

234 264 281 268 232 205 205 230 289 307 256 236 240   6 2.6

Miami, Ks.

603 654 711 681 571 530 528 551 730 739 621 566 575   -28 -4.6

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,516 3,993 4,501 4,748 3,502 3,881 3,381 3,394 4,479 4,207 3,765 3,457 3,687   171 4.9

Bates, Mo.

355 375 388 384 278 243 286 309 421 421 352 326 295   -60 -16.9

Caldwell, Mo.

155 164 212 190 131 168 129 142 190 181 154 138 181   26 16.8

Cass, Mo.

1,784 1,906 2,167 2,268 1,598 1,443 1,560 1,675 2,109 2,059 1,933 1,689 1,709   -75 -4.2

Clay, Mo.

4,177 4,346 6,177 5,896 3,828 5,097 3,652 3,843 5,104 4,345 4,272 3,823 5,270   1,093 26.2

Clinton, Mo.

358 386 572 547 320 418 328 371 469 424 396 342 490   132 36.9

Jackson, Mo.

15,167 15,457 18,196 18,430 13,555 13,216 12,957 13,891 16,189 15,899 15,559 13,975 15,093   -74 -0.5

Lafayette, Mo.

581 678 778 780 518 533 511 566 706 708 649 576 636   55 9.5

Platte, Mo.

1,623 1,715 2,005 2,306 1,488 1,598 1,433 1,456 2,002 1,637 1,630 1,456 1,643   20 1.2

Ray, Mo.

433 499 816 624 380 637 363 397 529 484 410 375 634   201 46.4

Kansas

52,027 57,904 62,362 59,507 48,648 45,079 46,579 44,738 50,776 53,061 50,450 47,053 47,831   -4,196 -8.1

Missouri

111,943 116,807 128,665 129,606 99,677 82,841 94,198 99,395 121,767 120,415 114,859 101,099 101,966   -9,977 -8.9

United States (in thousands)

6,572 7,250 7,441 7,287 6,556 6,242 6,286 6,278 7,189 7,091 6,671 5,932 5,756   -816 -12.4

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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 3.8 4.3 4.4 3.3 3.4 3.2 3.3 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.3 3.6   0.0

Johnson, Ks.

3.0 3.2 3.4 3.4 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.7 2.8   -0.2

Leavenworth, Ks.

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

Linn, Ks.

5.5 6.0 6.3 6.1 5.3 4.7 4.7 5.3 6.6 7.0 5.9 5.5 5.5   0.0

Miami, Ks.

3.5 3.8 4.0 3.9 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.2 4.2 4.3 3.6 3.3 3.3   -0.2

Wyandotte, Ks.

4.6 5.1 5.7 6.1 4.6 5.0 4.4 4.4 5.8 5.4 4.9 4.5 4.8   0.2

Bates, Mo.

4.4 4.6 4.7 4.7 3.5 3.0 3.6 3.9 5.2 5.2 4.3 4.0 3.6   -0.8

Caldwell, Mo.

3.5 3.6 4.7 4.3 3.0 3.7 2.9 3.2 4.3 4.1 3.5 3.1 4.0   0.5

Cass, Mo.

3.3 3.5 3.9 4.1 2.9 2.7 2.9 3.1 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.1 3.1   -0.2

Clay, Mo.

3.1 3.2 4.5 4.3 2.8 3.8 2.7 2.9 3.8 3.3 3.2 2.9 3.9   0.8

Clinton, Mo.

3.3 3.5 5.0 4.9 2.9 3.8 3.0 3.4 4.3 3.9 3.6 3.1 4.4   1.1

Jackson, Mo.

4.2 4.2 4.9 5.0 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.8 4.5 4.4 4.3 3.8 4.1   -0.1

Lafayette, Mo.

3.4 3.9 4.4 4.5 3.0 3.1 3.0 3.3 4.1 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.7   0.3

Platte, Mo.

2.9 3.0 3.5 4.0 2.6 2.8 2.5 2.6 3.6 2.9 2.9 2.6 2.9   0.0

Ray, Mo.

3.9 4.4 7.0 5.5 3.4 5.6 3.3 3.6 4.8 4.4 3.7 3.4 5.6   1.7

Kansas

3.5 3.9 4.2 4.0 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.3   -0.2

Missouri

3.7 3.8 4.2 4.2 3.3 2.7 3.1 3.3 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.3 3.3   -0.4

United States

4.1 4.5 4.6 4.5 4.1 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.5 4.4 4.1 3.7 3.6   -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, 4th quarter 2017(2)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

65,052 1,418 1,046,519 13,352 1.3 $1,038 2.4 $14,100,394 3.6

Johnson, Ks.

23,482 -109 349,920 5,767 1.7 1,089 2.3 4,936,733 3.9

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,414 -30 21,014 183 0.9 874 2.3 240,200 2.3

Linn, Ks.

256 -6 2,108 -183 -8.0 852 -4.9 23,279 -12.2

Miami, Ks.

788 -18 8,485 77 0.9 750 0.9 83,070 1.4

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,457 -131 93,695 1,778 1.9 1,027 -0.7 1,243,089 0.7

Bates, Mo.

455 8 3,727 20 0.5 619 3.3 30,212 3.8

Caldwell, Mo.

227 11 1,889 101 5.6 677 6.3 16,616 13.0

Cass, Mo.

2,183 81 25,949 75 0.3 702 3.7 238,929 4.4

Clay, Mo.

5,762 184 106,480 2,385 2.3 948 2.9 1,310,681 4.5

Clinton, Mo.

478 20 4,098 61 1.5 665 4.6 35,425 5.7

Jackson, Mo.

22,484 1,295 370,277 2,682 0.7 1,103 3.1 5,313,095 4.0

Lafayette, Mo.

887 19 8,667 90 1.0 638 -1.4 72,337 -1.2

Platte, Mo.

2,734 70 45,885 302 0.7 868 0.9 516,614 1.7

Ray, Mo.

445 24 4,325 14 0.3 708 8.9 40,114 9.1

Kansas

88,922 -1,555 1,390,273 6,173 0.4 $894 1.9 $16,138,179 2.2

Missouri

209,710 13,376 2,809,535 26,476 1.0 945 2.9 34,555,277 3.8

United States

9,969,420 140,579 145,921,109 2,123,014 1.5 1,109 3.9 2,100,604,327 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