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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

1,414.5 1,414.5 1,405.3 1,227.4 1,249.1 1,283.7 1,307.4 1,323.8 1,324.4 1,328.3 1,333.9 1,333.4 1,338.7 5.3 0.4

Illinois

6,151.8 6,142.8 6,090.7 5,318.6 5,329.8 5,435.0 5,563.0 5,635.6 5,655.6 5,665.8 5,646.5 5,637.3 5,647.0 9.7 0.2

Missouri

2,929.9 2,926.6 2,912.4 2,569.4 2,623.1 2,689.6 2,751.8 2,766.0 2,775.2 2,779.2 2,790.0 2,799.2 2,805.1 5.9 0.2

United States

152,234 152,523 150,840 130,161 132,994 137,840 139,566 141,149 141,865 142,545 142,809 142,503 142,669 166 0.1

Footnotes
(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

1,394.3 1,333.5 1,313.1 -81.2 -5.8 2,759.1 -122.6 -4.3 5,532.0 -500.5 -8.3 140,948 -9,107 -6.1

Mining, Logging, & Construction(2)

65.1 66.4 63.8 -1.3 -2.0                        

Mining & Logging(3)

            4.3 0.0 0.0 6.4 -0.9 -12.3 595 -83 -12.2

Construction(3)

            119.0 -2.9 -2.4 192.3 -11.7 -5.7 7,064 -179 -2.5

Manufacturing

115.4 113.9 111.4 -4.0 -3.5 266.5 -6.0 -2.2 543.4 -34.4 -6.0 12,149 -556 -4.4

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

259.7 267.6 258.7 -1.0 -0.4 538.3 0.3 0.1 1,172.7 -28.1 -2.3 26,987 -768 -2.8

Information

26.8 24.7 24.6 -2.2 -8.2 44.1 -3.3 -7.0 84.9 -8.6 -9.2 2,645 -223 -7.8

Financial Activities

91.9 89.9 89.3 -2.6 -2.8 171.0 -4.0 -2.3 394.3 -16.1 -3.9 8,724 -59 -0.7

Professional & Business Services

213.3 201.3 198.4 -14.9 -7.0 363.6 -14.2 -3.8 890.7 -30.0 -3.3 20,285 -751 -3.6

Education & Health Services

266.3 257.9 257.6 -8.7 -3.3 486.4 -11.3 -2.3 879.4 -64.3 -6.8 23,095 -1,269 -5.2

Leisure & Hospitality

146.2 110.4 110.6 -35.6 -24.4 235.0 -57.8 -19.7 384.0 -213.4 -35.7 12,569 -3,548 -22.0

Other Services

51.5 47.9 47.8 -3.7 -7.2 110.2 -5.6 -4.8 232.0 -22.5 -8.8 5,417 -439 -7.5

Government

158.1 153.5 150.9 -7.2 -4.6 420.7 -17.8 -4.1 751.9 -70.5 -8.6 21,418 -1,232 -5.4

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

58,903 48,883 51,569 155,203 160,797 141,168 121,020 116,910 78,276 62,857 63,508 85,580 79,010   20,107 34.1

Bond, Ill.

288 241 196 856 901 830 611 587 481 346 319 329 437   149 51.7

Calhoun, Ill.

107 87 73 364 305 280 183 165 133 94 91 117 140   33 30.8

Clinton, Ill.

654 553 427 2,496 2,133 1,712 1,245 1,159 966 683 689 720 895   241 36.9

Jersey, Ill.

477 404 314 1,533 1,347 1,250 901 814 724 504 482 540 624   147 30.8

Macoupin, Ill.

955 796 681 2,818 2,448 2,330 1,731 1,616 1,379 971 920 1,067 1,342   387 40.5

Madison, Ill.

4,846 4,025 3,418 18,025 16,941 16,462 12,512 11,632 9,968 6,905 6,515 6,829 8,160   3,314 68.4

Monroe, Ill.

530 462 368 2,099 1,745 1,641 1,194 1,052 921 623 589 624 749   219 41.3

St. Clair, Ill.

5,090 4,200 3,606 18,507 18,165 18,223 14,225 13,587 11,991 8,262 7,698 7,470 9,384   4,294 84.4

Crawford, Mo.(1)

534 517 568 1,037 1,005 915 844 808 455 407 462 661 631   97 18.2

Franklin, Mo.

2,301 2,072 2,247 5,589 5,681 4,387 3,880 3,534 1,994 1,831 2,000 2,905 2,653   352 15.3

Jefferson, Mo.

4,966 4,484 4,845 11,879 11,649 9,503 8,441 8,055 4,769 4,131 4,415 6,763 5,959   993 20.0

Lincoln, Mo.

1,622 1,100 1,156 3,538 3,192 2,190 1,912 1,774 1,041 937 1,004 1,490 1,418   -204 -12.6

St. Charles, Mo.

8,667 6,467 7,137 21,182 20,667 16,062 13,519 12,596 7,436 6,541 6,965 10,446 8,905   238 2.7

St. Louis, Mo.

20,557 17,229 19,323 46,838 53,275 46,541 42,079 41,565 25,150 21,522 22,183 32,550 26,871   6,314 30.7

Warren, Mo.

885 661 694 1,887 1,744 1,305 1,198 1,172 658 575 642 930 845   -40 -4.5

St. Louis city, Mo.

6,958 6,102 7,084 17,592 20,604 18,452 17,389 17,602 10,665 8,932 8,996 12,800 10,628   3,670 52.7

Illinois

254,485 237,430 253,673 970,481 936,083 924,792 771,918 690,102 640,189 474,466 465,928 479,837 514,858   260,373 102.3

Missouri

121,737 118,969 134,961 365,793 282,688 245,672 228,801 187,462 147,973 122,696 127,766 141,939 155,450   33,713 27.7

United States (in thousands)

6,504 6,218 7,370 22,504 20,514 18,072 16,882 13,742 12,277 10,620 10,264 10,404 10,851   4,347 66.8

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

4.0 3.3 3.5 11.0 11.3 9.7 8.2 8.0 5.5 4.4 4.5 5.9 5.5   1.5

Bond, Ill.

3.8 3.2 2.7 12.5 12.2 10.7 8.0 7.4 6.2 4.3 4.2 4.5 6.0   2.2

Calhoun, Ill.

4.7 3.8 3.4 17.1 13.8 12.0 8.1 7.1 5.9 4.0 4.1 5.3 6.5   1.8

Clinton, Ill.

3.2 2.8 2.2 13.6 11.1 8.5 6.3 5.7 4.8 3.3 3.5 3.7 4.6   1.4

Jersey, Ill.

4.4 3.7 3.1 15.3 13.0 11.4 8.4 7.4 6.7 4.5 4.5 5.2 6.0   1.6

Macoupin, Ill.

4.2 3.5 3.2 13.8 11.4 10.3 7.8 7.0 6.1 4.1 4.2 4.9 6.2   2.0

Madison, Ill.

3.6 3.0 2.7 14.7 13.3 12.1 9.4 8.6 7.4 5.0 5.0 5.3 6.3   2.7

Monroe, Ill.

2.8 2.5 2.1 12.5 10.0 8.9 6.6 5.6 5.0 3.3 3.2 3.5 4.2   1.4

St. Clair, Ill.

4.0 3.4 3.0 15.9 14.9 14.0 11.2 10.4 9.3 6.3 6.2 6.1 7.6   3.6

Crawford, Mo.(1)

4.8 4.7 5.0 9.5 9.3 8.3 7.5 7.3 4.2 3.8 4.3 6.0 5.8   1.0

Franklin, Mo.

4.3 3.9 4.1 10.7 10.9 8.4 7.3 6.8 3.9 3.6 3.9 5.6 5.1   0.8

Jefferson, Mo.

4.2 3.8 4.0 10.3 10.2 8.2 7.2 6.9 4.2 3.7 3.9 5.8 5.1   0.9

Lincoln, Mo.

5.6 3.9 4.0 12.4 11.4 7.9 6.8 6.4 3.8 3.5 3.7 5.4 5.0   -0.6

St. Charles, Mo.

3.8 2.9 3.1 9.6 9.4 7.3 6.0 5.7 3.4 3.0 3.2 4.7 4.0   0.2

St. Louis, Mo.

3.8 3.2 3.6 9.1 10.3 8.9 7.9 7.9 4.9 4.2 4.3 6.2 5.2   1.4

Warren, Mo.

4.8 3.7 3.8 10.6 10.0 7.4 6.7 6.6 3.8 3.4 3.7 5.3 4.7   -0.1

St. Louis city, Mo.

4.5 4.0 4.6 11.7 13.5 11.9 11.0 11.3 7.1 6.1 6.1 8.4 7.1   2.6

Illinois

4.0 3.7 4.0 16.3 15.3 14.4 12.4 11.0 10.1 7.5 7.6 7.9 8.5   4.5

Missouri

4.0 3.8 4.4 12.3 9.7 8.1 7.3 6.1 4.8 4.0 4.2 4.6 5.1   1.1

United States

4.0 3.8 4.5 14.4 13.0 11.2 10.5 8.5 7.7 6.6 6.4 6.5 6.8   2.8

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, 3rd quarter 2020(2)
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Establishments Employment Average Weekly Wages(3) Total Wages (in thousands)
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

91,646 3,355 1,254,257 -86,248 -6.4 $1,075 4.7 $17,297,264 -2.8

Bond, Ill.

299 -2 4,203 -437 -9.4 782 -3.1 41,979 -10.5

Calhoun, Ill.

97 2 693 -14 -2.0 580 3.8 5,171 3.9

Clinton, Ill.

888 3 11,718 -791 -6.3 780 2.5 118,128 -4.4

Jersey, Ill.

396 5 5,053 -69 -1.3 718 9.5 47,610 9.9

Macoupin, Ill.

909 -2 9,783 -596 -5.7 748 4.5 93,839 -1.5

Madison, Ill.

5,390 -9 100,105 -3,150 -3.1 876 4.3 1,129,262 1.8

Monroe, Ill.

814 21 7,939 -415 -5.0 757 8.6 77,901 2.0

St. Clair, Ill.

5,043 5 85,675 -6,970 -7.5 926 8.4 1,022,424 -0.3

Crawford, Mo.(4)

667 8 6,591 -268 -3.9 696 1.2 58,383 -3.5

Franklin, Mo.

3,069 56 37,386 -2,339 -5.9 826 -6.9 393,389 -12.5

Jefferson, Mo.

4,486 46 45,983 -2,226 -4.6 776 5.7 453,880 0.3

Lincoln, Mo.

1,126 44 11,775 -327 -2.7 802 4.6 116,983 -0.4

St. Charles, Mo.

10,201 365 150,735 -3,051 -2.0 920 6.7 1,750,622 3.2

St. Louis, Mo.

42,460 2,049 566,016 -43,816 -7.2 1,194 5.5 8,707,808 -2.9

Warren, Mo.

682 21 7,597 -200 -2.6 789 4.9 75,365 1.0

St. Louis City, Mo.

15,786 751 209,596 -21,847 -9.4 1,211 3.2 3,262,901 -6.9

Illinois

385,850 11,146 5,558,505 -470,877 -7.8 $1,199 6.8 $85,759,656 -2.4

Missouri

218,825 9,419 2,681,749 -144,041 -5.1 995 5.6 34,070,272 -0.5

United States

10,561,340 285,816 138,549,503 -10,151,981 -6.8 1,173 7.4 2,086,214,966 -0.8

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