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Little Rock

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Little Rock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2021
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Arkansas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2021

Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Economy at a Glance:

Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR
Data Series Back
Data
Mar
2021
Apr
2021
May
2021
June
2021
July
2021
Aug
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

352.7 357.8 357.0 360.6 (p)359.5  

Employment(1)

335.3 341.6 340.3 342.1 (p)342.7  

Unemployment(1)

17.4 16.3 16.7 18.4 (p)16.8  

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.9 4.5 4.7 5.1 (p)4.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

350.3 352.1 353.2 355.5 352.5 (p)352.6

12-month % change

-4.0 6.9 5.0 3.9 3.9 (p)2.4

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

17.9 18.0 18.0 17.9 17.9 (p)17.7

12-month % change

0.0 2.9 1.7 0.0 1.1 (p)-0.6

Manufacturing(3)

19.4 19.3 19.3 19.2 19.1 (p)19.0

12-month % change

-4.0 -0.5 1.6 0.5 1.6 (p)0.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

67.9 68.2 68.6 69.1 68.3 (p)68.0

12-month % change

-2.2 8.6 5.4 3.3 1.8 (p)-0.4

Information(3)

5.1 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.3 (p)5.3

12-month % change

-10.5 -1.9 -1.9 1.9 3.9 (p)1.9

Financial Activities(3)

22.8 22.8 22.8 23.5 23.6 (p)23.3

12-month % change

2.2 3.6 3.6 6.3 6.3 (p)5.4

Professional and Business Services(3)

45.2 44.9 44.2 45.1 44.8 (p)44.2

12-month % change

-2.6 8.5 7.3 8.7 6.2 (p)3.3

Education and Health Services(3)

58.1 58.7 58.9 58.6 58.4 (p)59.4

12-month % change

-1.7 10.1 7.5 5.6 5.6 (p)5.5

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

28.2 29.2 30.6 31.7 32.3 (p)32.1

12-month % change

-16.1 39.0 20.9 12.4 12.5 (p)9.9

Other Services(3)

17.9 18.0 18.2 18.6 18.6 (p)18.5

12-month % change

-1.1 7.8 4.6 4.5 4.5 (p)4.5

Government(3)

67.8 67.9 67.4 66.5 64.2 (p)65.1

12-month % change

-6.2 -3.1 -1.6 -1.9 -0.3 (p)-1.2

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