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New Jersey



News Releases:

Jan
22

Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in New Jersey — 2019

69,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among New Jersey private industry employers in 2019, resulting in an incidence rate of 2.5 cases per 100 full-time equivalent workers.

Jan
13

Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – December 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Northeast edged up 0.2 percent in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jan
13

Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – December 2020

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

New Jersey Economy at a Glance:

New Jersey
Data Series Back
Data
July
2020
Aug
2020
Sept
2020
Oct
2020
Nov
2020
Dec
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,589.2 4,578.4 4,325.1 4,401.9 4,545.2 (p)4,451.3

Employment(1)

3,937.8 4,068.4 4,035.3 4,051.4 4,082.3 (p)4,111.7

Unemployment(1)

651.4 510.0 289.8 350.5 462.9 (p)339.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

14.2 11.1 6.7 8.0 10.2 (p)7.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,754.0 3,818.0 3,892.1 3,889.2 3,897.7 (p)3,890.0

12-month % change

-10.5 -9.1 -7.3 -7.7 -7.6 (p)-8.0

Mining and Logging(3)

1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 (p)1.4

12-month % change

7.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-6.7

Construction(3)

147.2 146.2 149.4 150.8 146.8 (p)149.9

12-month % change

-7.7 -8.9 -7.0 -6.1 -8.5 (p)-6.0

Manufacturing(3)

240.3 241.2 241.5 242.9 244.0 (p)244.3

12-month % change

-4.6 -3.8 -3.8 -2.8 -3.4 (p)-3.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

827.7 838.8 848.7 845.5 860.1 (p)860.3

12-month % change

-6.7 -5.5 -4.4 -4.8 -3.6 (p)-3.8

Information(3)

62.9 63.2 64.0 64.6 65.5 (p)64.2

12-month % change

-6.7 -7.1 -5.5 -4.3 -2.1 (p)-3.5

Financial Activities(3)

239.3 241.2 242.7 246.6 248.3 (p)246.4

12-month % change

-5.2 -4.6 -3.8 -1.7 -1.1 (p)-1.9

Professional & Business Services(3)

621.9 622.8 629.6 631.0 631.3 (p)634.2

12-month % change

-9.0 -9.0 -8.1 -8.4 -8.6 (p)-8.4

Education & Health Services(3)

648.8 660.4 666.1 668.8 671.1 (p)669.5

12-month % change

-9.5 -8.0 -7.3 -7.5 -7.3 (p)-7.6

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

259.6 270.9 293.8 300.3 296.1 (p)287.2

12-month % change

-34.0 -31.1 -25.1 -24.4 -26.0 (p)-28.3

Other Services(3)

148.8 153.7 157.3 158.2 156.9 (p)157.1

12-month % change

-14.4 -11.7 -9.5 -10.2 -10.3 (p)-10.0

Government(3)

556.0 578.1 597.5 579.0 576.1 (p)575.5

12-month % change

-8.8 -4.8 -1.7 -4.7 -4.8 (p)-5.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) 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 Jan 2021
Bergen, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Camden, NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Newark, NJ-PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Trenton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Vineland Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2021
New York-New Jersey - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jan 2021
Current Employment Statistics - New Jersey Employment Table Jan 2021
Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New Jersey Unemployment Table Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New York-New Jersey Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (1967 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2021
New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Philadelphia Area Employment – November 2020 Employment News Release Jan 2021
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2018-19 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2020
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2018 Unemployment News Release Sep 2018
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – December 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – December 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2021
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – September 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2020
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – November 2020 Average energy prices News Release Dec 2020
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Jun 2020
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 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Trenton — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlantic City-Hammonton — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – June 2020 Unemployment News Release Aug 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, New Jersey – 2019 Unemployment News Release Mar 2020
New York Area Employment – July 2020 Employment News Release Sep 2020
County Employment and Wages in New Jersey — Fourth Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2020
Union Members in New York and New Jersey — 2019 Employment News Release Feb 2020
Women’s Earnings in New Jersey - 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area – September 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2020
Average Earnings and Hours in New Jersey - March 2013 Pay News Release May 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the New York Area – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2018
Middlesex, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in New York-Jersey City-White Plains — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Newark — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Ocean City — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Vineland-Bridgeton — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Camden — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Jersey – 2018 Workplace fatalities News Release Feb 2020
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 — 2019 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in New York-Newark-Jersey City — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020