Erie, 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
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 (P) 130.7              

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 (P) 4.7              

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 (P) 22.3              

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 (P) 22.3              

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 (P) 1.3              

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 (P) 6.4              

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 (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 (P) 27.3              

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 (P) 15.3              

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 (P) 6.2              

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 (P) 15.4              

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

(1) 140,029 (1) 138,802 (1) 138,486 (1) 138,387 (1) 140,362 (1) 140,503 (1) 141,557 (1) 140,429 (1) 139,870 (1) 138,780 (1) 139,465 (1) 138,753 (1) 139,619

2014

138,514 139,138 139,972 138,628 139,227 (P) 139,230              

Employment

 

2013

(1) 127,659 (1) 127,582 (1) 127,657 (1) 128,567 (1) 130,452 (1) 129,551 (1) 130,902 (1) 130,101 (1) 130,710 (1) 129,580 (1) 129,937 (1) 129,776 (1) 129,373

2014

128,390 129,164 130,304 131,088 131,089 (P) 130,895              

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 12,370 (1) 11,220 (1) 10,829 (1) 9,820 (1) 9,910 (1) 10,952 (1) 10,655 (1) 10,328 (1) 9,160 (1) 9,200 (1) 9,528 (1) 8,977 (1) 10,246

2014

10,124 9,974 9,668 7,540 8,138 (P) 8,335              

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 8.8 (1) 8.1 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.1 (1) 7.1 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.5 (1) 7.4 (1) 6.5 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.8 (1) 6.5 (1) 7.3

2014

7.3 7.2 6.9 5.4 5.8 (P) 6.0              

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(P) Preliminary

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