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

2018

125.1 126.5 126.9 127.8 128.7 128.0 127.3 127.5 129.9 130.1 129.9 128.9 128.1

2019

126.0 127.8 127.3 128.8 (p)129.9                

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

3.7 3.6 3.7 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.0 4.1

2019

3.8 3.7 3.8 4.1 (p)4.3                

Manufacturing

2018

19.1 19.2 19.4 19.4 19.4 19.7 19.8 19.8 19.8 19.9 19.8 19.8 19.6

2019

19.7 19.7 19.2 19.2 (p)19.2                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

21.3 21.1 21.1 21.3 21.6 21.6 21.3 21.2 21.6 21.7 22.1 21.9 21.5

2019

21.1 20.9 20.8 21.0 (p)21.2                

Information

2018

1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0

2019

1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 (p)1.0                

Financial Activities

2018

6.3 6.3 6.4 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.5

2019

6.4 6.5 6.5 6.5 (p)6.6                

Professional & Business Services

2018

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

2019

10.0 10.2 10.1 10.4 (p)10.6                

Educational & Health Services

2018

28.9 29.7 29.6 29.4 28.5 27.9 28.0 28.2 29.2 29.7 29.6 29.5 29.0

2019

29.1 30.0 29.9 30.0 (p)29.5                

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

13.1 13.1 13.4 14.0 14.7 15.3 15.4 15.5 14.8 14.1 13.9 13.7 14.3

2019

13.4 13.4 13.6 14.2 (p)15.1                

Other Services

2018

5.9 6.0 5.9 6.0 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.0 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.9 6.0

2019

5.8 6.0 6.0 6.0 (p)6.1                

Government

2018

15.8 16.3 16.4 16.2 16.3 14.9 14.1 14.3 16.1 16.3 16.5 16.3 15.8

2019

15.7 16.4 16.4 16.4 (p)16.3                

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

2018

(r)128,040 (r)129,415 (r)128,865 (r)128,388 (r)128,770 (r)130,184 (r)131,051 (r)129,141 (r)129,514 (r)129,549 (r)129,319 (r)128,878 (r)129,260

2019

128,924 130,447 129,208 128,536 (p)129,582                

Employment

2018

(r)120,599 (r)121,882 (r)122,040 (r)122,553 (r)123,227 (r)123,523 (r)124,519 (r)123,202 (r)124,444 (r)124,358 (r)124,352 (r)123,376 (r)123,173

2019

122,901 124,601 123,715 124,194 (p)124,611                

Unemployment

2018

(r)7,441 (r)7,533 (r)6,825 (r)5,835 (r)5,543 (r)6,661 (r)6,532 (r)5,939 (r)5,070 (r)5,191 (r)4,967 (r)5,502 (r)6,087

2019

6,023 5,846 5,493 4,342 (p)4,971                

Unemployment Rate

2018

(r)5.8 (r)5.8 (r)5.3 (r)4.5 (r)4.3 (r)5.1 (r)5.0 (r)4.6 (r)3.9 (r)4.0 (r)3.8 (r)4.3 (r)4.7

2019

4.7 4.5 4.3 3.4 (p)3.8                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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