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Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: 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
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2019

2,921.5 2,932.7 2,951.4 2,978.8 2,985.7 2,986.0 2,961.9 2,961.9 2,987.3 3,005.2 3,013.1 3,006.4 2,974.3

2020

2,948.0 (p)2,961.9                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

114.0 113.2 115.1 120.5 121.6 122.9 123.9 124.5 123.8 124.3 121.2 117.3 120.2

2020

113.6 (p)113.0                      

Manufacturing

2019

182.7 183.0 183.4 183.3 183.7 185.2 185.3 184.4 183.0 182.8 183.2 183.7 183.6

2020

182.8 (p)182.4                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

529.0 520.1 521.4 521.7 524.5 527.4 525.4 525.2 525.8 530.6 540.0 544.9 528.0

2020

525.9 (p)520.3                      

Information

2019

48.4 48.5 48.5 48.7 48.9 49.8 50.2 50.4 49.5 49.6 49.6 50.1 49.4

2020

49.4 (p)49.3                      

Financial Activities

2019

216.1 216.2 216.3 216.7 217.3 218.8 219.5 218.9 217.1 218.5 218.9 219.0 217.8

2020

216.6 (p)217.5                      

Professional & Business Services

2019

458.7 459.8 462.5 471.8 472.4 474.6 473.7 473.2 475.3 475.2 477.7 472.3 470.6

2020

468.4 (p)467.0                      

Educational & Health Services

2019

658.7 670.2 672.4 675.2 669.1 656.0 650.4 651.2 669.6 678.2 680.1 677.8 667.4

2020

667.8 (p)680.8                      

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

260.0 260.1 267.8 276.6 284.6 291.5 291.6 290.9 280.4 278.0 272.8 272.5 277.2

2020

264.0 (p)266.5                      

Other Services

2019

120.8 120.6 121.2 122.0 123.5 125.0 124.6 123.6 123.0 122.8 122.3 122.1 122.6

2020

120.6 (p)121.9                      

Government

2019

333.1 341.0 342.8 342.3 340.1 334.8 317.3 319.6 339.8 345.2 347.3 346.7 337.5

2020

338.9 (p)343.2                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2019

3,099,999 3,117,401 3,116,023 3,100,010 3,105,330 3,125,811 3,150,994 3,137,344 3,143,988 3,173,357 3,166,021 (p)3,158,309  

2020

(p)3,145,837                        

Employment

2019

2,972,307 2,991,205 2,999,744 3,003,000 2,994,585 3,008,497 3,014,772 3,000,960 3,022,725 3,042,299 3,040,325 (p)3,031,771  

2020

(p)3,001,817                        

Unemployment

2019

127,692 126,196 116,279 97,010 110,745 117,314 136,222 136,384 121,263 131,058 125,696 (p)126,538  

2020

(p)144,020                        

Unemployment Rate

2019

4.1 4.0 3.7 3.1 3.6 3.8 4.3 4.3 3.9 4.1 4.0 (p)4.0  

2020

(p)4.6                        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pa.-N.J.-Del.-Md., Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania; Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties in New Jersey; New Castle County in Delaware; and Cecil County in Maryland.