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Philadelphia City, 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
Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2019

724.9 731.2 733.1 741.0 738.4 729.4 723.3 728.6 742.7 750.5 754.7 753.5 737.6

2020

741.7 (p)752.7                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

12.0 12.2 12.0 12.6 12.9 12.6 12.6 12.4 12.8 12.9 12.8 12.1 12.5

2020

11.9 (p)12.0                      

Manufacturing

2019

19.7 19.7 19.7 19.6 19.5 19.6 19.4 19.5 18.9 18.9 18.9 18.8 19.4

2020

18.6 (p)18.6                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

93.0 91.7 91.7 92.5 92.8 93.0 92.9 93.3 93.5 94.4 96.7 97.1 93.6

2020

94.1 (p)94.0                      

Information

2019

11.7 11.8 11.9 12.0 12.0 12.3 12.4 12.4 12.3 12.4 12.4 12.4 12.2

2020

12.1 (p)12.2                      

Financial Activities

2019

42.7 42.8 42.7 42.9 43.1 43.5 43.6 43.5 42.8 43.3 43.4 43.4 43.1

2020

43.0 (p)43.2                      

Professional & Business Services

2019

101.5 102.5 102.3 103.4 103.5 103.5 103.9 104.3 105.0 105.2 106.0 105.9 103.9

2020

105.3 (p)106.3                      

Educational & Health Services

2019

239.9 245.5 245.4 248.1 243.7 235.6 232.5 233.1 243.5 248.7 249.2 248.9 242.8

2020

245.2 (p)253.3                      

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

71.9 72.0 74.1 77.2 77.8 77.1 76.1 77.2 78.9 79.4 79.8 79.3 76.7

2020

77.4 (p)78.2                      

Other Services

2019

27.9 27.9 28.1 28.3 28.7 28.8 28.7 28.6 28.6 28.7 28.6 28.5 28.5

2020

28.2 (p)28.3                      

Government

2019

104.6 105.1 105.2 104.4 104.4 103.4 101.2 104.3 106.4 106.6 106.9 107.1 105.0

2020

105.9 (p)106.6                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2019

719,890 724,123 722,273 717,865 717,281 719,404 727,914 726,155 729,569 737,425 736,366 (p)732,437  

2020

(p)731,288                        

Employment

2019

682,471 688,638 688,627 688,414 682,220 682,088 685,113 682,736 691,385 695,653 696,329 (p)692,647  

2020

(p)687,771                        

Unemployment

2019

37,419 35,485 33,646 29,451 35,061 37,316 42,801 43,419 38,184 41,772 40,037 (p)39,790  

2020

(p)43,517                        

Unemployment Rate

2019

5.2 4.9 4.7 4.1 4.9 5.2 5.9 6.0 5.2 5.7 5.4 (p)5.4  

2020

(p)6.0                        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary