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Fort Smith

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2020
County Employment and Wages in Oklahoma – Second Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fort Smith — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Arkansas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Oklahoma Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2020
Fort Smith Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020

Fort Smith, AR-OK Economy at a Glance:

Fort Smith, AR-OK
Data Series Back
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Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

118.6 115.0 119.7 115.4 (p)115.6  

Employment(1)

113.4 101.4 106.0 106.9 (p)107.3  

Unemployment(1)

5.1 13.6 13.7 8.6 (p)8.3  

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.3 11.8 11.5 7.4 (p)7.2  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

112.2 104.3 107.1 108.6 107.4 (p)109.3

12-month % change

-0.8 -8.3 -6.6 -4.7 -3.6 (p)-2.9

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

5.7 5.5 5.6 5.8 5.9 (p)5.8

12-month % change

5.6 -5.2 -6.7 -6.5 -7.8 (p)-6.5

Manufacturing(3)

17.2 15.9 16.2 16.1 16.4 (p)16.4

12-month % change

-1.7 -8.6 -6.9 -6.9 -5.7 (p)-5.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

22.6 22.0 22.3 22.9 23.2 (p)23.7

12-month % change

-1.3 -3.5 -3.5 0.0 1.3 (p)2.6

Information(3)

1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 (p)1.1

12-month % change

9.1 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 (p)-8.3

Financial Activities(3)

4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 (p)4.2

12-month % change

5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 (p)5.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

12.0 10.7 10.7 11.2 11.3 (p)11.5

12-month % change

-4.8 -15.7 -15.7 -9.7 -7.4 (p)-5.0

Education and Health Services(3)

17.1 16.1 16.7 16.6 16.5 (p)16.5

12-month % change

-1.2 -6.9 -3.5 -5.1 -3.5 (p)-4.1

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

9.1 6.7 8.1 9.1 9.1 (p)9.0

12-month % change

0.0 -28.0 -16.5 -6.2 -6.2 (p)-7.2

Other Services(3)

4.4 3.9 4.2 4.2 4.3 (p)4.3

12-month % change

-4.3 -15.2 -8.7 -8.7 -4.4 (p)-4.4

Government(3)

18.7 18.2 18.0 17.4 15.4 (p)16.8

12-month % change

0.5 -2.7 -3.7 -3.9 -3.8 (p)-2.3

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