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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

2021

664.1 670.9 680.1 687.5 688.5 685.5 687.0 691.6 706.0 715.7 719.0 722.6 693.2

2022

705.8 714.6 717.6 721.8 724.6 (p)723.3              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

11.1 10.8 11.0 11.7 11.9 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.0 11.9 11.8 11.5 11.7

2022

11.1 11.2 11.4 11.8 12.2 (p)12.5              

Manufacturing

2021

17.7 17.7 17.8 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.3 18.3 18.4 18.6 18.8 18.8 18.2

2022

18.5 18.7 18.6 18.6 18.7 (p)18.8              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

87.5 86.5 86.6 86.2 86.7 87.5 87.5 88.0 88.6 89.9 91.8 93.9 88.4

2022

90.4 90.2 90.2 89.8 90.5 (p)90.6              

Information

2021

11.5 11.6 11.6 11.5 11.4 11.6 11.9 11.9 13.5 13.6 13.7 13.8 12.3

2022

13.4 13.3 13.3 13.5 13.6 (p)13.6              

Financial Activities

2021

42.0 42.2 42.3 42.4 42.3 42.8 43.3 43.3 42.7 42.2 42.2 42.5 42.5

2022

42.0 41.6 42.0 41.2 41.9 (p)43.1              

Professional & Business Services

2021

98.2 98.9 99.6 100.6 101.0 101.8 102.8 103.0 103.5 105.0 105.4 106.3 102.2

2022

105.4 105.9 105.7 108.1 107.5 (p)110.0              

Educational & Health Services

2021

228.1 231.9 236.5 238.6 235.9 227.8 226.6 227.6 235.4 240.3 240.6 240.4 234.1

2022

234.8 241.5 241.6 243.2 241.7 (p)237.6              

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

39.7 42.6 46.1 50.3 53.0 55.7 57.8 60.6 61.8 64.0 63.9 64.7 55.0

2022

60.7 62.4 64.7 66.4 69.1 (p)67.9              

Other Services

2021

24.0 24.2 24.5 24.9 25.2 25.5 25.7 25.7 26.0 26.5 26.3 26.6 25.4

2022

26.3 26.4 26.7 27.0 27.5 (p)27.6              

Government

2021

104.3 104.5 104.1 103.4 103.1 102.8 101.0 101.0 104.1 103.7 104.5 104.1 103.4

2022

103.2 103.4 103.4 102.2 101.9 (p)101.6              

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

2021

(1)721,638 (1)724,370 (1)723,315 (1)720,996 (1)718,869 (1)724,198 (1)725,294 (1)721,021 (1)721,411 (1)722,323 (1)718,688 (1)712,569 (1)721,225

2022

724,047 721,261 725,099 719,856 724,879 (p)720,379              

Employment

2021

(1)641,587 (1)646,313 (1)649,105 (1)650,867 (1)649,632 (1)650,182 (1)654,803 (1)653,833 (1)662,846 (1)666,814 (1)668,079 (1)667,785 (1)655,154

2022

668,329 672,211 679,776 676,461 683,244 (p)675,901              

Unemployment

2021

(1)80,051 (1)78,057 (1)74,210 (1)70,129 (1)69,237 (1)74,016 (1)70,491 (1)67,188 (1)58,565 (1)55,509 (1)50,609 (1)44,784 (1)66,071

2022

55,718 49,050 45,323 43,395 41,635 (p)44,478              

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)11.1 (1)10.8 (1)10.3 (1)9.7 (1)9.6 (1)10.2 (1)9.7 (1)9.3 (1)8.1 (1)7.7 (1)7.0 (1)6.3 (1)9.2

2022

7.7 6.8 6.3 6.0 5.7 (p)6.2              

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(p) Preliminary