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Topeka

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Topeka Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2020
Mountain-Plains - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Topeka — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019

Topeka, KS Economy at a Glance:

Topeka, KS
Data Series Back
Data
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

121.1 122.6 122.4 (p)121.8 (p)119.8  

Employment(1)

117.7 119.1 118.8 (p)118.1 (p)115.4  

Unemployment(1)

3.4 3.5 3.6 (p)3.7 (p)4.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

2.8 2.9 2.9 (p)3.1 (p)3.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

111.3 112.3 111.6 111.6 110.1 (p)110.7

12-month % change

-0.6 0.3 -1.3 -0.4 0.2 (p)0.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

5.6 5.4 5.3 5.2 4.9 (p)4.9

12-month % change

-1.8 0.0 -1.9 -1.9 -3.9 (p)-2.0

Manufacturing(3)

8.0 8.1 8.0 8.0 7.9 (p)8.0

12-month % change

1.3 3.8 1.3 0.0 0.0 (p)1.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

16.6 17.2 17.3 17.3 16.9 (p)16.8

12-month % change

-2.4 1.2 -0.6 1.2 1.8 (p)1.8

Information(3)

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 (p)1.3

12-month % change

-7.1 -7.1 -7.1 -7.1 -7.1 (p)-7.1

Financial Activities(3)

7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.6 (p)7.7

12-month % change

-1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

12.8 13.5 13.0 13.2 13.1 (p)12.9

12-month % change

-4.5 3.1 -1.5 1.5 4.8 (p)3.2

Education and Health Services(3)

19.1 19.2 19.2 19.2 19.2 (p)19.3

12-month % change

3.2 2.7 0.0 0.5 1.1 (p)1.0

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

8.9 8.9 8.8 8.7 8.5 (p)8.6

12-month % change

0.0 1.1 1.1 2.4 2.4 (p)2.4

Other Services(3)

4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 (p)4.7

12-month % change

-4.1 -4.1 -4.1 -2.1 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

26.6 26.3 26.3 26.3 26.0 (p)26.5

12-month % change

0.4 -3.0 -3.3 -3.0 -2.6 (p)-2.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary