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

1,093.0 1,092.2 1,095.7 1,099.0 1,097.9 1,099.7 1,102.2 1,104.2 1,103.9 1,103.6 1,099.8 1,100.8 1,107.1 6.3 0.6

Kansas

1,412.2 1,412.8 1,414.8 1,416.2 1,423.6 1,417.3 1,419.7 1,423.2 1,423.3 1,422.8 1,419.3 1,417.7 1,424.6 6.9 0.5

Missouri

2,883.2 2,882.6 2,885.9 2,892.9 2,890.5 2,890.9 2,888.9 2,889.8 2,894.1 2,899.4 2,892.7 2,901.4 2,913.2 11.8 0.4

United States

148,475 148,745 149,007 149,185 149,467 149,575 149,852 150,048 150,275 150,587 150,643 150,796 151,020 224 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

1,094.2 1,092.2 1,109.3 15.1 1.4 480.1 478.2 485.6 5.5 1.1 614.1 614.0 623.7 9.6 1.6

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

49.2 45.9 51.4 2.2 4.5 20.8 18.3 21.0 0.2 1.0 28.4 27.6 30.4 2.0 7.0

Manufacturing

76.4 78.5 78.3 1.9 2.5 30.7 31.6 31.5 0.8 2.6 45.7 46.9 46.8 1.1 2.4

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

214.2 212.3 213.4 -0.8 -0.4 104.6 102.8 103.5 -1.1 -1.1 109.6 109.5 109.9 0.3 0.3

Information

17.5 16.1 16.2 -1.3 -7.4 7.3 6.9 7.0 -0.3 -4.1 10.2 9.2 9.2 -1.0 -9.8

Financial Activities

80.3 77.2 76.9 -3.4 -4.2 37.7 37.5 37.5 -0.2 -0.5 42.6 39.7 39.4 -3.2 -7.5

Professional & Business Services

193.7 192.8 196.9 3.2 1.7 93.8 93.1 95.1 1.3 1.4 99.9 99.7 101.8 1.9 1.9

Education & Health Services

154.7 160.8 161.1 6.4 4.1 68.2 71.5 70.9 2.7 4.0 86.5 89.3 90.2 3.7 4.3

Leisure & Hospitality

109.8 105.9 110.9 1.1 1.0 42.1 40.7 42.5 0.4 1.0 67.7 65.2 68.4 0.7 1.0

Other Services

42.7 42.4 42.7 0.0 0.0 16.8 16.8 16.9 0.1 0.6 25.9 25.6 25.8 -0.1 -0.4

Government

155.7 160.3 161.5 5.8 3.7 58.1 59.0 59.7 1.6 2.8 97.6 101.3 101.8 4.2 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

1,416.2 1,411.5 1,428.5 12.3 0.9 2,897.3 2,884.7 2,928.3 31.0 1.1 148,383 149,864 150,942 2,559 1.7

Mining & Logging(1)

6.8 6.7 6.9 0.1 1.5 4.3 4.3 4.4 0.1 2.3 714 746 747 33 4.6

Construction(1)

59.9 57.6 61.6 1.7 2.8 121.7 114.5 121.6 -0.1 -0.1 7,129 7,174 7,379 250 3.5

Manufacturing

163.7 166.8 166.6 2.9 1.8 270.4 277.1 277.1 6.7 2.5 12,579 12,778 12,782 203 1.6

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

266.3 263.6 265.0 -1.3 -0.5 541.5 537.5 545.3 3.8 0.7 27,354 27,491 27,562 208 0.8

Information

18.9 18.3 18.6 -0.3 -1.6 50.7 49.8 50.3 -0.4 -0.8 2,823 2,803 2,795 -28 -1.0

Financial Activities

76.9 76.2 76.2 -0.7 -0.9 173.0 172.5 172.7 -0.3 -0.2 8,496 8,590 8,605 109 1.3

Professional & Business Services

179.8 177.8 183.4 3.6 2.0 388.3 385.9 392.9 4.6 1.2 20,828 21,067 21,343 515 2.5

Education & Health Services

199.0 201.8 200.9 1.9 1.0 482.1 487.2 490.7 8.6 1.8 23,705 24,208 24,316 611 2.6

Leisure & Hospitality

129.3 127.2 131.1 1.8 1.4 305.5 299.0 312.2 6.7 2.2 16,132 16,260 16,561 429 2.7

Other Services

51.2 50.4 51.2 0.0 0.0 115.8 113.0 114.6 -1.2 -1.0 5,821 5,877 5,923 102 1.8

Government

264.4 265.1 267.0 2.6 1.0 444.0 443.9 446.5 2.5 0.6 22,802 22,870 22,929 127 0.6

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(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

34,916 37,944 40,280 44,570 39,796 31,996 30,859 31,057 35,223 42,425 41,502 42,798 33,721   -1,195 -3.4

Johnson, Ks.

9,059 9,067 10,442 11,291 10,426 8,827 9,015 8,840 9,075 10,907 10,616 10,415 9,014   -45 -0.5

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,226 1,227 1,380 1,456 1,379 1,153 1,175 1,128 1,228 1,546 1,575 1,467 1,153   -73 -6.0

Linn, Ks.

236 237 255 308 271 227 238 211 250 338 385 365 228   -8 -3.4

Miami, Ks.

563 561 663 700 631 530 567 543 588 732 808 744 515   -48 -8.5

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,397 3,546 3,949 4,288 3,727 3,253 3,292 3,145 3,376 4,135 4,122 3,875 3,194   -203 -6.0

Bates, Mo.

291 266 318 339 298 212 215 219 299 374 391 395 283   -8 -2.7

Caldwell, Mo.

124 165 148 147 144 103 84 96 125 155 170 176 118   -6 -4.8

Cass, Mo.

1,520 1,535 1,773 1,947 1,735 1,334 1,227 1,257 1,573 1,952 1,949 2,026 1,422   -98 -6.4

Clay, Mo.

3,452 4,736 3,940 4,814 4,010 3,093 2,791 2,921 3,513 4,198 4,068 4,373 3,281   -171 -5.0

Clinton, Mo.

307 436 362 426 341 241 213 222 297 368 392 410 280   -27 -8.8

Jackson, Mo.

12,567 13,542 14,547 15,881 14,382 11,133 10,303 10,644 12,668 15,055 14,354 15,669 12,097   -470 -3.7

Lafayette, Mo.

513 567 602 660 509 394 375 402 491 588 628 646 462   -51 -9.9

Platte, Mo.

1,324 1,492 1,505 1,775 1,577 1,212 1,114 1,149 1,387 1,634 1,599 1,784 1,343   19 1.4

Ray, Mo.

337 567 396 538 366 284 250 280 353 443 445 453 331   -6 -1.8

Kansas

46,233 46,159 54,814 57,800 51,783 44,157 44,868 44,166 46,484 56,446 55,195 53,815 44,919   -1,314 -2.8

Missouri

90,686 91,272 106,756 112,187 100,958 78,485 70,459 75,593 93,192 113,927 112,876 117,837 88,564   -2,122 -2.3

United States (in thousands)

5,932 5,756 6,812 6,730 6,370 5,766 5,771 5,650 6,029 7,140 6,625 6,382 5,387   -545 -9.2

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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

3.1 3.4 3.5 3.8 3.5 2.8 2.7 2.7 3.1 3.8 3.7 3.8 3.0   -0.1

Johnson, Ks.

2.7 2.7 3.1 3.3 3.1 2.6 2.7 2.6 2.7 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.7   0.0

Leavenworth, Ks.

3.4 3.4 3.7 3.9 3.8 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.4 4.2 4.3 4.1 3.2   -0.2

Linn, Ks.

5.4 5.4 5.7 6.7 6.1 5.1 5.3 4.8 5.6 7.5 8.5 8.2 5.3   -0.1

Miami, Ks.

3.2 3.2 3.7 3.9 3.6 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.4 4.2 4.6 4.3 3.0   -0.2

Wyandotte, Ks.

4.4 4.6 5.0 5.3 4.8 4.2 4.2 4.0 4.4 5.3 5.3 5.0 4.1   -0.3

Bates, Mo.

3.6 3.3 4.0 4.2 3.8 2.7 2.7 2.8 3.8 4.7 4.9 5.0 3.6   0.0

Caldwell, Mo.

2.8 3.7 3.3 3.3 3.3 2.4 1.9 2.2 2.9 3.6 3.9 4.0 2.7   -0.1

Cass, Mo.

2.8 2.8 3.2 3.5 3.2 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.9 3.6 3.6 3.7 2.6   -0.2

Clay, Mo.

2.6 3.5 2.9 3.5 3.0 2.3 2.1 2.2 2.6 3.1 3.0 3.3 2.5   -0.1

Clinton, Mo.

2.8 4.0 3.3 3.8 3.2 2.2 2.0 2.1 2.8 3.4 3.6 3.8 2.6   -0.2

Jackson, Mo.

3.5 3.7 4.0 4.3 4.0 3.1 2.8 3.0 3.5 4.2 4.0 4.3 3.4   -0.1

Lafayette, Mo.

3.0 3.3 3.5 3.8 3.0 2.3 2.2 2.4 2.9 3.5 3.7 3.8 2.7   -0.3

Platte, Mo.

2.3 2.6 2.6 3.0 2.7 2.1 1.9 2.0 2.4 2.9 2.8 3.1 2.3   0.0

Ray, Mo.

3.1 5.1 3.6 4.7 3.3 2.6 2.3 2.6 3.2 4.0 4.0 4.1 3.0   -0.1

Kansas

3.1 3.1 3.7 3.8 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.1   0.0

Missouri

3.0 3.0 3.5 3.6 3.3 2.6 2.3 2.5 3.1 3.8 3.7 3.9 2.9   -0.1

United States

3.7 3.6 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.6 3.5 3.5 3.7 4.4 4.1 3.9 3.3   -0.4

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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

Covered(1)employment and wages, Kansas City metropolitan area and its component counties, 4th quarter 2018(2)
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Kansas City, Mo.-Ks. MSA

65,631 919 1,054,848 7,653 0.7 $1,078 3.9 $14,772,338 4.6

Johnson, Ks.

24,090 775 354,207 4,183 1.2 1,128 3.6 5,175,929 4.8

Leavenworth, Ks.

1,436 30 20,887 -220 -1.0 902 3.1 247,399 2.6

Linn, Ks.

247 -8 2,017 -91 -4.3 860 0.9 22,649 -2.7

Miami, Ks.

811 25 8,576 92 1.1 769 2.5 86,407 4.0

Wyandotte, Ks.

3,517 93 92,572 -1,125 -1.2 1,083 5.6 1,294,964 4.2

Bates, Mo.

461 7 3,667 -63 -1.7 662 6.8 31,507 4.1

Caldwell, Mo.

218 -9 1,922 30 1.6 690 1.9 17,288 3.9

Cass, Mo.

2,230 55 26,946 1,020 3.9 715 1.9 251,332 5.3

Clay, Mo.

5,797 36 105,088 -1,505 -1.4 960 1.4 1,315,731 0.4

Clinton, Mo.

450 -25 4,027 -61 -1.5 686 3.0 36,095 1.9

Jackson, Mo.

22,373 -15 374,417 3,758 1.0 1,153 4.3 5,615,022 5.4

Lafayette, Mo.

857 -26 8,607 -74 -0.9 653 2.5 73,477 1.7

Platte, Mo.

2,716 -6 47,912 2,011 4.4 915 5.4 567,583 9.8

Ray, Mo.

428 -13 4,003 -302 -7.0 702 -1.3 36,958 -7.8

Kansas

89,773 1,309 1,402,248 10,626 0.8 $927 3.7 $16,893,891 4.6

Missouri

207,373 -1,266 2,821,343 13,879 0.5 980 3.6 36,017,664 4.3

United States

10,169,140 226,160 148,061,773 2,120,056 1.5 1,144 3.2 2,202,342,150 4.8

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