New Jersey



News Releases:

May
15

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – March 2017

In March, Chester County, Pa., had the lowest unemployment rate in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area at 3.5 percent.

May
12

Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – April 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast edged up 0.3 percent in April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
12

Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – April 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City was unchanged from February to April, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

New Jersey Economy at a Glance:

New Jersey
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2016
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)4,510.0 (2)4,507.8 4,514.3 4,523.3 4,523.0 (p)4,528.4

Employment(1)

(2)4,294.6 (2)4,295.3 4,308.6 4,321.5 4,332.2 (p)4,343.3

Unemployment(1)

(2)215.4 (2)212.5 205.8 201.8 190.8 (p)185.1

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)4.8 (2)4.7 4.6 4.5 4.2 (p)4.1

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

4,094.8 4,103.7 4,117.6 4,128.5 4,116.0 (p)4,115.7

12-month % change

1.3 1.5 1.8 1.8 1.3 (p)1.3

Mining and Logging(4)

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 (p)1.4

12-month % change

7.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)7.7

Construction(4)

150.6 150.9 155.1 156.7 154.0 (p)153.0

12-month % change

-0.4 -0.7 0.8 1.5 -0.6 (p)-0.3

Manufacturing(4)

239.5 239.9 243.1 245.6 246.3 (p)245.9

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.4 0.8 1.6 1.7 (p)1.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

873.1 875.1 876.5 879.9 875.7 (p)871.1

12-month % change

1.5 2.3 2.1 2.2 1.6 (p)0.8

Information(4)

72.1 72.9 72.6 73.6 73.8 (p)73.8

12-month % change

-3.5 -2.1 -1.8 -0.5 0.1 (p)-0.7

Financial Activities(4)

249.3 250.1 250.6 252.2 251.9 (p)253.2

12-month % change

0.8 1.1 1.3 2.1 2.3 (p)2.3

Professional & Business Services(4)

672.1 670.1 675.3 675.8 674.2 (p)676.8

12-month % change

2.5 2.2 3.1 3.0 2.7 (p)2.8

Education & Health Services(4)

683.4 686.6 685.9 686.0 686.1 (p)686.9

12-month % change

2.8 3.0 2.7 2.5 2.4 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

372.4 375.2 377.8 378.1 372.9 (p)376.0

12-month % change

1.9 1.7 3.6 2.9 1.1 (p)2.0

Other Services(4)

168.9 170.1 169.9 170.1 169.0 (p)169.1

12-month % change

-0.3 0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.7 (p)-0.9

Government(4)

612.0 611.4 609.4 609.1 610.7 (p)608.5

12-month % change

-0.2 -0.3 -0.6 -0.7 -0.7 (p)-0.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Atlantic City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Bergen, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Camden, NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Newark, NJ-PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Trenton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Vineland Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2017
New York-New Jersey - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2017
Current Employment Statistics - New Jersey Employment Table May 2017
Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New Jersey Unemployment Table May 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New York-New Jersey Consumer price indexes Table May 2017
Consumer Price Index - New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table May 2017
Consumer Price Index - New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA (1967 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table May 2017
New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Philadelphia Area Employment – February 2017 Employment News Release Apr 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2014-15 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2016
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2016 Unemployment News Release Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – April 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2017
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – April 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – March 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2017
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – March 2017 Average energy prices News Release Apr 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Trenton — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlantic City-Hammonton - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – March 2017 Unemployment News Release May 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, New Jersey – 2016 Unemployment News Release Mar 2017
New York Area Employment – July 2016 Employment News Release Sep 2016
County Employment and Wages in New Jersey - Fourth Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Union Members in New York and New Jersey — 2016 Employment News Release Mar 2017
Women’s Earnings in New Jersey - 2015 Pay News Release Dec 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — March 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release May 2017
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – February 2017 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the New York Area: 2014–15 Consumer spending News Release Dec 2016
Average Earnings and Hours in New Jersey - March 2013 Pay News Release May 2014
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – April 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the New York Area – 2013 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2015
Middlesex, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Newark — May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Ocean City - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Camden - May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release May 2015
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Jersey – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Emergency Responders in Selected Metropolitan Areas in New York and New Jersey – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2015
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in New Jersey – 2015 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2016