St. Louis, Mo.-Ill., Metropolitan Area Data Tables

Employees on nonfarm payrolls, St. Louis metropolitan area, seasonally adjusted (in thousands)
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

1,382.1 1,382.3 1,383.1 1,387.2 1,385.8 1,385.7 1,386.1 1,389.2 1,393.3 1,400.9 1,394.1 1,397.8 1,403.1 5.3 0.4

Illinois

6,095.5 6,099.4 6,111.0 6,123.3 6,120.8 6,120.1 6,135.3 6,140.9 6,148.3 6,175.0 6,164.2 6,158.1 6,179.0 20.9 0.3

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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(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, St. Louis metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Total Nonfarm

1,386.0 1,387.5 1,408.7 22.7 1.6 2,928.3 31.0 1.1 6,159.1 80.6 1.3 150,942 2,559 1.7

Mining, Logging, & Construction(2)

65.8 67.1 71.5 5.7 8.7                        

Mining & Logging(3)

            4.4 0.1 2.3 7.6 -0.1 -1.3 747 33 4.6

Construction(3)

            121.6 -0.1 -0.1 223.2 3.9 1.8 7,379 250 3.5

Manufacturing

116.1 120.1 120.7 4.6 4.0 277.1 6.7 2.5 589.8 4.2 0.7 12,782 203 1.6

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

258.6 259.8 264.0 5.4 2.1 545.3 3.8 0.7 1,213.2 11.0 0.9 27,562 208 0.8

Information

28.1 27.4 27.7 -0.4 -1.4 50.3 -0.4 -0.8 90.5 -4.0 -4.2 2,795 -28 -1.0

Financial Activities

89.3 91.6 91.8 2.5 2.8 172.7 -0.3 -0.2 403.0 4.8 1.2 8,605 109 1.3

Professional & Business Services

214.5 212.1 217.2 2.7 1.3 392.9 4.6 1.2 957.9 22.8 2.4 21,343 515 2.5

Education & Health Services

257.7 257.1 258.7 1.0 0.4 490.7 8.6 1.8 954.0 16.8 1.8 24,316 611 2.6

Leisure & Hospitality

151.8 147.9 152.1 0.3 0.2 312.2 6.7 2.2 625.9 14.2 2.3 16,561 429 2.7

Other Services

50.9 50.3 50.1 -0.8 -1.6 114.6 -1.2 -1.0 257.3 4.3 1.7 5,923 102 1.8

Government

153.2 154.1 154.9 1.7 1.1 446.5 2.5 0.6 836.7 2.7 0.3 22,929 127 0.6

Footnotes
(1) Area boundaries do not reflect OMB definitions.
(2) Data unavailable at the State and U.S. levels.
(3) Data unavailable for the metropolitan area.
(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Unemployment, St. Louis metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

45,187 45,074 54,905 56,451 52,284 42,891 41,198 42,518 50,022 58,332 55,542 58,107 45,968   781 1.7

Bond, Ill.

293 298 375 357 346 318 341 339 397 470 407 389 323   30 10.2

Calhoun, Ill.

112 116 128 118 120 103 107 128 147 157 138 134 122   10 8.9

Clinton, Ill.

588 617 755 754 691 673 692 696 806 969 911 821 655   67 11.4

Jersey, Ill.

461 498 551 527 516 469 510 506 607 719 639 615 525   64 13.9

Macoupin, Ill.

948 973 1,173 1,164 1,099 1,012 1,071 1,113 1,328 1,498 1,330 1,268 1,036   88 9.3

Madison, Ill.

5,125 5,435 6,739 6,614 6,305 5,697 6,044 5,910 6,630 7,338 6,440 6,453 5,489   364 7.1

Monroe, Ill.

527 541 695 681 665 623 663 659 687 805 733 715 590   63 12.0

St. Clair, Ill.

5,361 5,627 7,153 7,080 6,752 6,028 6,460 6,323 6,914 7,679 6,839 6,949 5,918   557 10.4

Crawford, Mo.(1)

403 391 454 462 393 315 278 346 395 467 498 478 357   -46 -11.4

Franklin, Mo.

1,539 1,414 1,679 1,724 1,525 1,205 1,111 1,258 1,526 1,921 1,959 1,920 1,514   -25 -1.6

Jefferson, Mo.

3,451 3,280 3,781 3,899 3,615 2,845 2,544 2,778 3,472 4,242 4,403 4,519 3,249   -202 -5.9

Lincoln, Mo.

811 785 962 1,036 926 731 637 707 886 1,111 1,152 1,180 840   29 3.6

St. Charles, Mo.

5,190 5,066 6,175 6,492 5,925 4,721 4,208 4,492 5,413 6,466 6,364 6,742 5,099   -91 -1.8

St. Louis, Mo.

14,825 14,633 17,465 18,338 17,013 13,265 12,013 12,637 15,206 17,957 17,389 18,926 14,731   -94 -0.6

Warren, Mo.

449 424 520 538 492 384 337 382 480 583 653 654 462   13 2.9

St. Louis city, Mo.

5,507 5,367 6,754 7,129 6,294 4,817 4,460 4,590 5,523 6,417 6,185 6,822 5,415   -92 -1.7

Illinois

245,015 235,509 306,543 292,489 278,285 248,531 263,231 259,018 285,488 337,422 302,523 289,793 259,434   14,419 5.9

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

Footnotes
(1) The OMB definition for the St. Louis metropolitan area includes the portion of the city of Sullivan within Crawford County.
(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, St. Louis metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

3.1 3.1 3.7 3.8 3.6 3.0 2.8 2.9 3.4 4.0 3.8 4.0 3.2   0.1

Bond, Ill.

3.7 3.7 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.0 4.3 4.3 5.1 6.0 5.2 4.9 4.0   0.3

Calhoun, Ill.

4.8 4.9 5.4 5.0 5.2 4.4 4.6 5.5 6.3 6.8 5.9 5.8 5.2   0.4

Clinton, Ill.

2.9 3.0 3.7 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.4 3.4 4.0 4.8 4.5 4.0 3.2   0.3

Jersey, Ill.

4.2 4.5 5.0 4.8 4.7 4.3 4.6 4.6 5.5 6.5 5.8 5.6 4.7   0.5

Macoupin, Ill.

4.1 4.2 5.0 5.0 4.8 4.4 4.6 4.8 5.8 6.5 5.8 5.5 4.5   0.4

Madison, Ill.

3.8 4.0 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.2 4.5 4.4 4.9 5.5 4.8 4.8 4.0   0.2

Monroe, Ill.

2.8 2.9 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.4 3.6 3.5 3.7 4.4 3.9 3.8 3.1   0.3

St. Clair, Ill.

4.2 4.4 5.6 5.5 5.3 4.8 5.1 5.0 5.4 6.1 5.4 5.4 4.6   0.4

Crawford, Mo.(1)

3.7 3.6 4.1 4.2 3.7 2.9 2.6 3.2 3.7 4.4 4.6 4.4 3.3   -0.4

Franklin, Mo.

2.9 2.7 3.2 3.2 2.9 2.3 2.1 2.4 2.9 3.7 3.7 3.7 2.9   0.0

Jefferson, Mo.

3.0 2.8 3.2 3.3 3.1 2.5 2.2 2.4 3.0 3.7 3.8 3.9 2.8   -0.2

Lincoln, Mo.

3.0 2.9 3.5 3.7 3.4 2.7 2.3 2.6 3.2 4.1 4.2 4.3 3.1   0.1

St. Charles, Mo.

2.3 2.3 2.7 2.9 2.7 2.1 1.9 2.0 2.4 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.3   0.0

St. Louis, Mo.

2.8 2.8 3.3 3.4 3.2 2.5 2.3 2.4 2.9 3.4 3.3 3.6 2.8   0.0

Warren, Mo.

2.6 2.4 2.9 3.0 2.8 2.2 1.9 2.2 2.7 3.3 3.7 3.7 2.6   0.0

St. Louis city, Mo.

3.6 3.5 4.3 4.5 4.1 3.2 2.9 3.0 3.6 4.2 4.0 4.5 3.5   -0.1

Illinois

3.8 3.7 4.7 4.5 4.3 3.9 4.1 4.0 4.4 5.2 4.7 4.5 4.0   0.2

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

Footnotes
(1) The OMB definition for the St. Louis metropolitan area includes the portion of the city of Sullivan within Crawford County.
(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, St. Louis metropolitan area and its component counties, 4th quarter 2018(2)
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

87,549 483 1,339,394 5,901 0.4 $1,080 4.1 $18,816,603 4.8

Bond, Ill.

307 -3 4,741 -86 -1.8 789 4.5 48,842 2.8

Calhoun, Ill.

96 -5 764 -10 -1.3 509 -0.6 5,147 -1.4

Clinton, Ill.

875 -5 12,291 -128 -1.0 774 0.8 123,537 -0.1

Jersey, Ill.

403 3 4,888 29 0.6 687 2.2 44,474 3.0

Macoupin, Ill.

891 -4 10,553 58 0.6 760 5.1 103,461 5.7

Madison, Ill.

5,375 -58 101,547 -382 -0.4 902 5.4 1,191,586 5.6

Monroe, Ill.

766 5 8,789 99 1.1 721 -1.0 82,944 -0.3

St. Clair, Ill.

5,074 -5 93,935 -1,133 -1.2 867 1.4 1,055,541 0.0

Crawford, Mo.(4)

671 0 6,614 151 2.3 732 -7.3 63,510 -4.7

Franklin, Mo.

3,021 -33 39,619 -322 -0.8 805 3.9 415,181 3.5

Jefferson, Mo.

4,485 131 48,480 989 2.1 766 2.3 487,063 4.8

Lincoln, Mo.

1,073 31 11,826 82 0.7 811 2.4 125,568 3.7

St. Charles, Mo.

9,715 90 149,996 2,364 1.6 878 3.5 1,712,566 5.2

St. Louis, Mo.

39,934 188 613,322 -540 -0.1 1,228 5.1 9,782,440 5.2

Warren, Mo.

675 8 7,629 259 3.5 761 2.4 75,828 5.2

St. Louis City, Mo.

14,859 140 231,014 4,622 2.0 1,182 3.2 3,562,426 5.0

Illinois

372,580 4,908 6,026,009 18,919 0.3 $1,189 3.3 $93,293,058 3.8

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.
(4) The OMB definition for the St. Louis metropolitan area includes only the portion of the city of Sullivan within Crawford County.

SOURCE: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages