State College, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
State College, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

73.0 75.6 75.1 76.4 76.5 71.6 71.8 73.5 76.6 77.9 79.2 78.1 75.4

2014

71.4 76.5 76.7 77.6 77.7 72.8 72.7 73.6 77.4 (P) 79.2      

Manufacturing

 

2013

4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0

2014

4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 (P) 4.0      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

10.2 10.2 10.2 10.3 10.0 10.1 9.9 10.0 10.4 10.3 10.5 10.7 10.2

2014

10.4 10.1 9.8 10.2 10.1 10.1 10.0 10.0 9.9 (P) 10.4      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

5.5 5.6 5.6 5.8 5.8 5.9 6.0 6.1 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 5.9

2014

5.8 5.9 5.9 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 (P) 6.2      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

8.6 8.6 8.6 8.6 8.6 8.7 8.8 8.8 8.7 8.8 8.8 8.7 8.7

2014

8.6 8.7 8.8 8.8 8.7 8.6 8.7 8.7 8.8 (P) 8.9      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

6.6 6.9 6.8 7.0 7.0 6.8 6.9 6.9 7.4 7.2 7.1 6.9 7.0

2014

6.5 6.8 6.8 6.9 7.0 6.9 6.9 6.8 7.3 (P) 7.1      

Government

 

2013

29.5 31.6 31.1 31.7 31.7 26.7 26.8 28.1 31.0 32.2 33.1 32.7 30.5

2014

27.4 32.3 32.5 32.7 32.4 27.4 27.0 28.1 31.2 (P) 32.8      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

State College, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

75,158 76,642 75,728 76,591 77,178 73,585 74,894 75,911 77,229 77,381 78,812 77,784 76,407

2014

72,952 77,267 77,272 77,014 77,100 73,249 74,200 74,570 (P) 76,812        

Employment

 

2013

70,319 72,128 71,471 72,594 72,902 68,784 70,188 71,219 73,359 73,714 75,008 74,311 72,166

2014

69,060 73,630 73,740 74,332 73,887 69,780 70,535 70,782 (P) 74,007        

Unemployment

 

2013

4,839 4,514 4,257 3,997 4,276 4,801 4,706 4,692 3,870 3,667 3,804 3,473 4,241

2014

3,892 3,637 3,532 2,682 3,213 3,469 3,665 3,788 (P) 2,805        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

6.4 5.9 5.6 5.2 5.5 6.5 6.3 6.2 5.0 4.7 4.8 4.5 5.6

2014

5.3 4.7 4.6 3.5 4.2 4.7 4.9 5.1 (P) 3.7        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The State College, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Centre County in Pennsylvania.