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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 Nov 2021
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Dec 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lexington-Fayette — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2021
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
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug
2021
Sept
2021
Oct
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

265.5 264.4 265.9 266.9 264.0 (p)265.1

Employment(1)

256.7 252.4 255.5 258.4 255.4 (p)256.7

Unemployment(1)

8.8 12.0 10.4 8.5 8.7 (p)8.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.3 4.5 3.9 3.2 3.3 (p)3.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

267.9 267.2 265.1 268.0 268.5 (p)268.0

12-month % change

9.4 3.6 2.4 1.7 1.4 (p)-0.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

13.8 13.9 14.1 14.0 14.0 (p)14.0

12-month % change

5.3 3.0 2.2 0.7 2.2 (p)2.9

Manufacturing(3)

28.5 28.4 28.6 28.5 28.3 (p)28.4

12-month % change

8.4 1.4 1.4 0.7 -0.7 (p)-0.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

51.4 51.9 51.3 50.7 50.8 (p)51.3

12-month % change

11.7 6.1 3.4 1.6 1.6 (p)0.0

Information(3)

2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 (p)2.6

12-month % change

8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 4.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

10.0 10.1 10.2 10.2 10.1 (p)10.1

12-month % change

5.3 5.2 4.1 3.0 3.1 (p)3.1

Professional and Business Services(3)

38.2 37.8 37.7 38.0 37.9 (p)38.2

12-month % change

8.8 3.0 2.4 1.1 0.0 (p)-1.3

Education and Health Services(3)

35.0 34.7 34.3 34.6 35.0 (p)35.4

12-month % change

7.7 3.0 2.4 1.2 0.9 (p)1.1

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

25.5 26.1 26.9 26.3 26.5 (p)26.6

12-month % change

33.5 9.2 5.9 4.0 1.9 (p)-3.3

Other Services(3)

9.9 9.9 9.9 10.0 9.9 (p)9.8

12-month % change

22.2 6.5 6.5 6.4 3.1 (p)2.1

Government(3)

53.0 51.8 49.5 53.1 53.4 (p)51.6

12-month % change

0.6 -0.4 -1.4 1.0 2.5 (p)-1.3

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