Erie, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

For Printing: Use smallest text size, landscape orientation, and narrow margins (0.5 inch or less)

 

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

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

126.5 127.4 128.0 129.0 130.6 129.2 128.8 129.0 130.4 130.8 131.2 130.3 129.3

2014

127.6 128.1 129.6 131.0 131.6 130.8 129.5 130.0 (P) 131.3        

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

3.5 3.4 3.5 3.8 4.2 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.0 4.1

2014

3.6 3.6 3.7 4.2 4.5 4.7 5.0 5.0 (P) 4.8        

Manufacturing

 

2013

22.3 22.5 22.4 22.3 22.2 22.6 22.6 22.4 22.3 22.5 22.5 22.1 22.4

2014

22.0 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.3 22.3 22.1 (P) 21.8        

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

21.9 21.6 21.7 21.8 22.2 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.0 23.0 23.1 22.1

2014

22.4 22.0 22.2 22.4 22.2 22.4 22.1 22.5 (P) 22.1        

Information

 

2013

1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3

2014

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 (P) 1.2        

Financial Activities

 

2013

6.1 6.1 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.2

2014

6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.4 6.4 6.4 (P) 6.3        

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

8.9 9.0 9.2 9.3 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.6 9.9 9.6 9.6 9.5

2014

9.4 9.3 9.3 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.5 (P) 9.5        

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

27.9 28.3 28.0 28.1 27.5 26.9 27.0 26.9 27.7 28.0 28.1 27.8 27.7

2014

27.5 27.7 28.3 28.4 27.8 27.3 26.8 26.7 (P) 27.9        

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

12.3 12.2 12.5 13.1 14.3 14.9 15.1 14.9 14.2 13.5 13.2 13.2 13.6

2014

12.8 12.7 13.1 13.6 14.5 15.2 15.2 15.1 (P) 14.3        

Other Services

 

2013

6.0 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.0 6.0 6.2 6.1 6.2 6.1

2014

6.1 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.1 (P) 6.1        

Government

 

2013

16.2 17.0 17.1 17.0 17.1 15.0 14.0 14.7 16.5 16.7 16.8 16.7 16.2

2014

16.2 17.1 17.2 17.2 17.3 15.5 14.7 15.4 (P) 17.3        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

140,029 138,802 138,486 138,387 140,362 140,503 141,557 140,429 139,870 138,780 139,465 138,753 139,619

2014

138,514 139,138 139,972 138,628 139,227 139,399 139,853 (P) 139,222          

Employment

 

2013

127,659 127,582 127,657 128,567 130,452 129,551 130,902 130,101 130,710 129,580 129,937 129,776 129,373

2014

128,390 129,164 130,304 131,088 131,089 131,061 131,210 (P) 130,662          

Unemployment

 

2013

12,370 11,220 10,829 9,820 9,910 10,952 10,655 10,328 9,160 9,200 9,528 8,977 10,246

2014

10,124 9,974 9,668 7,540 8,138 8,338 8,643 (P) 8,560          

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

8.8 8.1 7.8 7.1 7.1 7.8 7.5 7.4 6.5 6.6 6.8 6.5 7.3

2014

7.3 7.2 6.9 5.4 5.8 6.0 6.2 (P) 6.1          

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The Erie, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Erie County in Pennsylvania.