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

Total Nonfarm

2016

53.4 53.4 53.0 53.6 53.3 53.1 52.6 52.9 53.5 53.8 53.9 53.5 53.3

2017

52.6 52.8 52.8 52.8 52.7 53.0 52.2 52.3 53.2 53.2 (p)53.5    

Manufacturing

2016

7.8 7.7 7.7 7.8 7.9 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8

2017

7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.8 (p)7.8    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

10.9 10.6 10.7 10.6 10.6 10.7 10.6 10.6 10.6 10.7 11.1 11.2 10.7

2017

10.8 10.7 10.6 10.6 10.6 10.7 10.8 10.6 10.5 10.5 (p)10.7    

Educational & Health Services

2016

9.5 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.5 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.8 9.5

2017

9.6 9.8 9.8 9.8 9.7 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.7 9.9 (p)9.9    

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

4.3 4.4 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.5

2017

4.3 4.3 4.3 4.5 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.7 4.7 (p)4.5    

Government

2016

7.4 7.7 7.4 7.6 7.5 7.2 6.8 7.0 7.5 7.7 7.8 7.5 7.4

2017

7.4 7.7 7.7 7.6 7.3 7.2 6.5 6.6 7.5 7.6 (p)7.7    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2016

59,902 59,985 59,637 59,307 59,058 59,141 59,245 58,933 58,644 58,457 58,108 57,750 59,014

2017

58,008 58,005 58,018 57,465 57,280 57,649 57,371 56,674 56,894 56,256 (p)56,588    

Employment

2016

55,724 55,618 55,121 55,273 55,013 55,052 55,000 54,897 54,954 54,893 54,834 54,278 55,055

2017

54,252 54,221 54,343 54,279 53,836 54,385 54,010 53,572 54,078 53,654 (p)53,812    

Unemployment

2016

4,178 4,367 4,516 4,034 4,045 4,089 4,245 4,036 3,690 3,564 3,274 3,472 3,959

2017

3,756 3,784 3,675 3,186 3,444 3,264 3,361 3,102 2,816 2,602 (p)2,776    

Unemployment Rate

2016

7.0 7.3 7.6 6.8 6.8 6.9 7.2 6.8 6.3 6.1 5.6 6.0 6.7

2017

6.5 6.5 6.3 5.5 6.0 5.7 5.9 5.5 4.9 4.6 (p)4.9    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Williamsport Pa., Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Lycoming County in Pennsylvania.