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

Total Nonfarm

2019

343.6 345.5 346.9 350.8 352.5 354.4 354.5 354.9 352.8 355.2 357.7 357.1 352.2

2020

349.6 (p)349.3                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

11.4 11.4 11.6 12.1 12.5 12.8 12.9 12.6 12.3 12.3 12.0 11.6 12.1

2020

11.1 (p)11.0                      

Manufacturing

2019

21.7 21.7 22.1 21.9 22.1 22.1 22.2 22.1 21.9 21.8 21.8 21.9 21.9

2020

21.9 (p)22.1                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

74.8 73.8 73.2 73.7 74.1 74.3 73.9 74.5 74.4 75.0 76.8 77.8 74.7

2020

75.1 (p)74.3                      

Information

2019

3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.6

2020

3.5 (p)3.5                      

Financial Activities

2019

21.5 21.6 21.7 21.6 21.7 21.9 21.8 21.8 21.5 21.6 21.6 21.6 21.7

2020

21.6 (p)21.6                      

Professional & Business Services

2019

50.2 50.4 50.3 51.0 51.3 51.2 51.4 51.7 51.6 52.5 53.1 52.7 51.5

2020

51.6 (p)51.0                      

Educational & Health Services

2019

58.2 59.8 59.9 60.1 60.3 59.0 59.4 59.7 60.9 61.4 61.7 61.8 60.2

2020

61.6 (p)62.1                      

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

29.1 29.1 30.1 32.4 33.6 36.1 36.1 35.8 32.4 32.5 32.5 32.5 32.7

2020

30.2 (p)29.7                      

Other Services

2019

15.2 15.3 15.4 15.5 15.5 15.6 15.7 15.6 15.3 15.4 15.4 15.2 15.4

2020

15.2 (p)15.2                      

Government

2019

57.9 58.8 59.0 58.9 57.8 57.7 57.4 57.4 58.9 59.1 59.2 58.5 58.4

2020

57.8 (p)58.8                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2019

294,815 295,019 293,699 296,189 298,566 302,013 304,900 304,187 298,960 300,768 300,395 (p)299,972  

2020

(p)304,176                        

Employment

2019

284,660 284,768 284,305 288,237 288,962 291,218 292,617 292,195 288,441 289,116 289,409 (p)288,548  

2020

(p)291,603                        

Unemployment

2019

10,155 10,251 9,394 7,952 9,604 10,795 12,283 11,992 10,519 11,652 10,986 (p)11,424  

2020

(p)12,573                        

Unemployment Rate

2019

3.4 3.5 3.2 2.7 3.2 3.6 4.0 3.9 3.5 3.9 3.7 (p)3.8  

2020

(p)4.1                        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties in Pennsylvania.