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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

2019

52.6 52.9 52.7 53.6 53.2 53.3 52.7 53.2 53.5 53.8 53.9 53.5 53.2

2020

52.9 (p)52.6                      

Manufacturing

2019

7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 8.0 8.1 8.1 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0

2020

7.9 (p)7.9                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

10.1 10.0 10.0 10.1 10.1 10.1 10.0 9.9 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.1

2020

10.0 (p)9.9                      

Educational & Health Services

2019

9.9 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.0 10.0 9.9 10.0 10.3 10.5 10.5 10.4 10.2

2020

10.3 (p)10.5                      

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

4.3 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5

2020

4.4 (p)4.4                      

Government

2019

7.0 7.4 7.0 7.4 7.0 7.0 6.5 6.7 7.2 7.3 7.5 7.3 7.1

2020

7.3 (p)7.3                      

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

2019

56,847 56,821 56,890 56,190 56,652 57,335 57,683 57,621 57,533 57,812 57,559 (p)57,566  

2020

(p)57,618                        

Employment

2019

53,991 54,025 54,216 54,192 54,366 54,946 55,039 54,977 55,120 55,186 54,892 (p)54,357  

2020

(p)54,150                        

Unemployment

2019

2,856 2,796 2,674 1,998 2,286 2,389 2,644 2,644 2,413 2,626 2,667 (p)3,209  

2020

(p)3,468                        

Unemployment Rate

2019

5.0 4.9 4.7 3.6 4.0 4.2 4.6 4.6 4.2 4.5 4.6 (p)5.6  

2020

(p)6.0                        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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