New Jersey



News Releases:

Feb
14

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – December 2018

In December, Chester County, PA, and New Castle County, DE, had the lowest unemployment rates in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area at 2.8 percent each.

Feb
13

Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – January 2019

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

Feb
05

Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — December 2018

Total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 3.7 percent in the New York-Newark, NY-NJ-CT-PA metropolitan area for the year ended December 2018.

New Jersey Economy at a Glance:

New Jersey
Data Series Back
Data
July
2018
Aug
2018
Sept
2018
Oct
2018
Nov
2018
Dec
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

4,480.4 4,485.5 4,487.6 4,492.6 4,495.1 (p)4,501.0

Employment(1)

4,290.7 4,297.2 4,300.6 4,308.7 4,316.5 (p)4,322.9

Unemployment(1)

189.7 188.3 187.0 184.0 178.6 (p)178.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.2 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.0 (p)4.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

4,194.1 4,194.9 4,195.9 4,213.2 4,211.3 (p)4,208.7

12-month % change

1.7 1.5 1.4 1.7 1.5 (p)1.5

Mining and Logging(3)

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 (p)1.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 -7.1 -7.1 -7.1 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

149.0 148.5 147.5 149.3 151.2 (p)151.6

12-month % change

-3.9 -4.7 -5.8 -2.5 -1.4 (p)0.1

Manufacturing(3)

254.3 253.5 252.8 254.7 255.3 (p)255.7

12-month % change

3.6 3.4 3.1 3.8 4.2 (p)3.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

902.1 905.3 905.3 909.7 910.4 (p)908.0

12-month % change

1.8 1.9 1.6 1.9 1.9 (p)1.9

Information(3)

69.6 69.6 69.6 69.3 68.9 (p)68.7

12-month % change

0.0 -0.7 -0.9 -0.7 -1.1 (p)-1.2

Financial Activities(3)

247.3 247.1 247.7 247.6 247.0 (p)247.5

12-month % change

-1.0 -1.2 -1.0 -0.4 -0.4 (p)0.4

Professional & Business Services(3)

681.0 678.6 686.4 690.7 687.0 (p)686.8

12-month % change

2.4 2.0 3.2 3.9 3.2 (p)2.9

Education & Health Services(3)

712.9 713.4 711.9 712.6 714.6 (p)713.1

12-month % change

3.3 3.0 2.4 1.4 1.3 (p)1.2

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

385.1 383.4 380.8 384.7 383.3 (p)383.1

12-month % change

2.5 1.8 1.8 2.2 1.3 (p)0.6

Other Services(3)

174.9 176.8 176.5 178.0 178.0 (p)178.9

12-month % change

1.3 2.0 1.7 2.0 2.0 (p)2.9

Government(3)

616.6 617.4 616.1 615.3 614.3 (p)614.0

12-month % change

0.4 0.3 0.1 0.0 -0.2 (p)0.0

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 Feb 2019
Bergen, NJ Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Camden, NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Newark, NJ-PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Trenton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Vineland Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2019
New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2019
New York-New Jersey - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2019
Current Employment Statistics - New Jersey Employment Table Feb 2019
Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New Jersey Unemployment Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – New York-New Jersey Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (1982-84 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index - New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA (1967 = 100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
New York-New Jersey Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Philadelphia Area Employment – November 2018 Employment News Release Jan 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2016-17 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2018
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2018 Unemployment News Release Sep 2018
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – January 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – December 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2019
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2019
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – November 2018 Average energy prices News Release Dec 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2018
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 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Trenton — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Atlantic City-Hammonton — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – December 2018 Unemployment News Release Feb 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization, New Jersey – 2017 Unemployment News Release Apr 2018
New York Area Employment – July 2018 Employment News Release Aug 2018
County Employment and Wages in New Jersey - Fourth Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Union Members in New York and New Jersey — 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Women’s Earnings in New Jersey - 2017 Pay News Release Sep 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2019
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 Feb 2019
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 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Camden — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in New Jersey – 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Mar 2018
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 — 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in New York-Newark-Jersey City — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017