Pennsylvania: 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
Pennsylvania
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

5,619.7 5,664.0 5,702.0 5,745.6 5,784.9 5,770.9 5,706.7 5,712.7 5,766.9 5,809.3 5,830.8 5,796.8 5,742.5

2014

5,657.6 (P) 5,678.5                      

Mining & Logging

 

2013

34.7 34.8 35.4 35.8 36.3 36.5 36.6 36.3 36.2 35.5 36.0 35.9 35.8

2014

35.6 (P) 35.6                      

Construction

 

2013

203.6 202.9 210.9 222.0 230.3 235.4 238.2 240.2 238.9 239.8 234.8 220.1 226.4

2014

210.2 (P) 206.8                      

Manufacturing

 

2013

560.6 559.9 560.8 561.4 563.3 568.4 566.6 566.1 563.8 564.2 563.8 560.9 563.3

2014

556.9 (P) 554.2                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

1,094.2 1,083.8 1,088.1 1,092.3 1,101.5 1,103.9 1,091.0 1,095.0 1,098.9 1,106.2 1,128.8 1,145.7 1,102.5

2014

1,098.2 (P) 1,088.2                      

Information

 

2013

88.8 88.4 88.3 88.0 88.4 88.4 88.6 88.3 87.4 88.0 89.4 88.2 88.4

2014

86.8 (P) 86.2                      

Financial Activities

 

2013

308.8 309.4 309.9 310.9 312.0 315.2 315.6 315.7 312.1 313.1 314.0 313.5 312.5

2014

311.8 (P) 312.4                      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

723.1 729.3 736.3 746.8 750.4 757.3 757.3 759.7 754.7 761.8 759.1 753.7 749.1

2014

737.3 (P) 739.3                      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

1,142.5 1,171.8 1,173.7 1,171.4 1,155.6 1,133.7 1,126.9 1,121.6 1,159.9 1,178.7 1,183.3 1,169.2 1,157.4

2014

1,154.9 (P) 1,172.7                      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

492.7 493.6 507.3 523.8 550.2 565.7 568.3 568.2 545.0 537.0 526.1 521.1 533.3

2014

507.3 (P) 506.4                      

Other Services

 

2013

248.5 248.6 249.9 251.0 253.5 257.4 256.1 255.5 252.2 252.8 254.9 253.1 252.8

2014

248.6 (P) 247.8                      

Government

 

2013

722.2 741.5 741.4 742.2 743.4 709.0 661.5 666.1 717.8 732.2 740.6 735.4 721.1

2014

710.0 (P) 728.9                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Pennsylvania
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 6,471,435 (1) 6,426,272 (1) 6,410,384 (1) 6,416,845 (1) 6,486,630 (1) 6,542,814 (1) 6,561,838 (1) 6,501,680 (1) 6,460,823 (1) 6,417,648 (1) 6,430,983 (1) 6,396,894 (1) 6,460,354

2014

6,371,891 (P) 6,392,513                      

Employment

 

2013

(1) 5,900,956 (1) 5,896,868 (1) 5,911,915 (1) 5,960,240 (1) 6,009,241 (1) 6,027,771 (1) 6,052,298 (1) 6,010,058 (1) 6,020,097 (1) 5,981,896 (1) 6,011,685 (1) 6,002,056 (1) 5,982,090

2014

5,934,138 (P) 5,965,991                      

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 570,479 (1) 529,404 (1) 498,469 (1) 456,605 (1) 477,389 (1) 515,043 (1) 509,540 (1) 491,622 (1) 440,726 (1) 435,752 (1) 419,298 (1) 394,838 (1) 478,264

2014

437,753 (P) 426,522                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 8.8 (1) 8.2 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.1 (1) 7.4 (1) 7.9 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.6 (1) 6.8 (1) 6.8 (1) 6.5 (1) 6.2 (1) 7.4

2014

6.9 (P) 6.7                      

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls and model reestimation.
(P) Preliminary