Lexington

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Lexington, KY, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2018
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lexington-Fayette – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Nurse Occupations in Kentucky’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018

Lexington-Fayette, KY Economy at a Glance:

Lexington-Fayette, KY
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2017
Jan
2018
Feb
2018
Mar
2018
Apr
2018
May
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)270.8 268.7 268.7 269.9 (p)272.9  

Employment(1)

(r)262.9 260.2 258.8 260.5 (p)264.5  

Unemployment(1)

(r)7.9 8.5 9.9 9.5 (p)8.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)2.9 3.2 3.7 3.5 (p)3.1  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

283.7 276.4 274.5 274.9 280.7 (p)282.2

12-month % change

1.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0 1.0 (p)1.4

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

13.8 13.0 13.1 13.4 13.8 (p)14.2

12-month % change

1.5 1.6 1.6 1.5 4.5 (p)6.0

Manufacturing(3)

31.0 30.9 31.0 31.0 31.1 (p)31.1

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.3 (p)0.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

54.6 52.7 52.6 52.1 52.6 (p)53.1

12-month % change

0.9 2.9 3.3 2.6 3.1 (p)3.5

Information(3)

2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6 (p)2.6

12-month % change

-10.0 -6.9 -10.0 -6.9 -10.3 (p)-10.3

Financial Activities(3)

9.8 9.8 9.8 9.8 9.9 (p)10.1

12-month % change

1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 2.1 (p)3.1

Professional and Business Services(3)

43.1 40.7 39.1 38.5 38.6 (p)38.8

12-month % change

2.9 -3.8 -2.5 -1.5 -0.8 (p)-0.3

Education and Health Services(3)

35.8 35.5 35.3 35.5 35.9 (p)35.8

12-month % change

0.0 0.6 -1.7 -1.1 -0.6 (p)0.3

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

30.5 29.7 29.4 30.2 33.3 (p)33.5

12-month % change

-0.7 -1.3 -3.3 -1.9 1.2 (p)1.8

Other Services(3)

9.6 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.6 (p)9.6

12-month % change

2.1 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

52.8 51.9 52.0 52.2 53.3 (p)53.4

12-month % change

1.9 1.0 0.4 0.6 1.3 (p)1.1

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
(r) Revised