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

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

318.1 320.5 324.6 326.0 329.9 330.3 327.9 328.3 327.9 330.5 332.4 331.2 327.3

2014

325.2 325.9 327.9 331.4 333.0 333.2 332.5 333.1 332.4 332.2 (P) 333.9    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

10.1 10.0 10.2 10.7 11.0 11.1 11.4 11.4 11.3 11.4 12.1 10.5 10.9

2014

10.1 10.0 10.6 11.1 11.4 11.7 12.0 12.0 12.0 12.3 (P) 12.3    

Manufacturing

 

2013

19.5 19.5 19.5 19.5 19.6 20.0 20.0 20.1 19.9 19.8 20.0 20.0 19.8

2014

19.7 19.7 19.9 19.9 20.1 20.4 20.4 20.3 20.0 19.8 (P) 19.9    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

64.0 63.4 63.8 64.1 64.6 64.7 63.8 64.0 64.2 64.8 65.6 67.2 64.5

2014

64.7 64.1 64.2 64.9 64.7 64.8 64.4 64.9 65.3 65.9 (P) 67.2    

Information

 

2013

4.9 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.8

2014

4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.8 5.0 5.0 4.9 (P) 5.0    

Financial Activities

 

2013

22.1 22.2 22.2 22.4 22.4 22.7 22.6 22.7 22.6 22.7 22.7 22.7 22.5

2014

22.6 22.6 22.6 22.7 22.8 23.1 23.1 23.1 23.0 22.9 (P) 22.8    

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

42.9 43.3 43.5 43.9 44.8 45.4 45.7 46.0 45.4 47.2 47.2 46.8 45.2

2014

46.0 46.2 46.6 46.1 45.5 45.1 45.9 46.2 45.3 45.4 (P) 45.6    

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

50.0 51.5 51.5 51.5 51.5 50.3 50.7 50.4 51.8 52.2 52.1 51.8 51.3

2014

51.7 52.1 52.4 52.6 52.8 51.5 51.1 51.4 52.4 52.4 (P) 52.2    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

27.9 27.7 31.1 31.0 33.0 35.0 34.3 34.2 31.1 30.0 29.8 29.7 31.2

2014

28.9 29.0 29.2 31.3 33.2 35.2 35.4 34.9 32.3 30.9 (P) 31.0    

Other Services

 

2013

16.9 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.1 17.0 17.1

2014

16.8 16.9 17.0 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.3 (P) 17.3    

Government

 

2013

59.8 61.0 60.9 61.1 61.1 59.1 57.3 57.7 59.8 60.4 60.8 60.6 60.0

2014

59.8 60.4 60.5 60.8 60.4 59.2 58.1 58.0 59.8 60.4 (P) 60.6    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

286,257 284,373 285,297 284,958 289,436 292,971 294,622 292,260 287,598 286,057 287,135 285,874 288,070

2014

286,373 286,536 287,186 285,788 286,643 288,690 291,525 290,142 286,099 (P) 284,467      

Employment

 

2013

263,770 263,505 265,700 266,936 270,392 272,081 274,360 272,666 270,266 268,909 270,919 270,958 269,205

2014

269,669 270,401 271,512 273,426 272,512 273,750 276,088 274,801 274,120 (P) 273,414      

Unemployment

 

2013

22,487 20,868 19,597 18,022 19,044 20,890 20,262 19,594 17,332 17,148 16,216 14,916 18,865

2014

16,704 16,135 15,674 12,362 14,131 14,940 15,437 15,341 11,979 (P) 11,053      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

7.9 7.3 6.9 6.3 6.6 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.0 6.0 5.6 5.2 6.5

2014

5.8 5.6 5.5 4.3 4.9 5.2 5.3 5.3 4.2 (P) 3.9      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties in Pennsylvania.