Pennsylvania



News Releases:

Nov
17

Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – September 2017

In September, Chester County, PA, had the lowest unemployment rate in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area at 3.3 percent.

Nov
17

Unemployment in the Pittsburgh Area by County – September 2017

In September, Butler County had the lowest unemployment rate in the Pittsburgh, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area, at 3.9 percent.

Nov
15

Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – October 2017

Prices in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged down 0.2 percent in October.

Pennsylvania Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

6,476.4 6,473.5 6,457.5 6,429.0 6,414.5 (p)6,399.1

Employment(1)

6,153.4 6,148.2 6,133.5 6,111.4 6,105.2 (p)6,101.2

Unemployment(1)

323.0 325.4 324.0 317.6 309.3 (p)297.9

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.0 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.8 (p)4.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

5,930.3 5,924.8 5,961.7 5,960.1 5,978.1 5,973.8

12-month % change

1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.3 1.1

Mining and Logging(3)

23.5 24.0 23.9 23.8 23.9 23.6

12-month % change

-6.4 -1.2 -1.6 -1.2 -0.4 -2.9

Construction(3)

243.7 243.3 240.6 242.3 245.6 246.3

12-month % change

2.3 2.4 0.9 2.0 3.4 3.5

Manufacturing(3)

548.6 546.7 554.5 553.4 552.7 551.8

12-month % change

-1.9 -2.1 -0.6 -0.7 -0.5 -0.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

1,128.7 1,127.4 1,128.1 1,127.7 1,135.8 1,130.9

12-month % change

0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.4 0.1

Information(3)

82.2 84.4 83.6 83.4 84.0 83.4

12-month % change

1.5 -1.2 -1.8 -1.8 -0.9 -2.2

Financial Activities(3)

316.5 317.9 316.9 316.2 319.3 317.7

12-month % change

0.1 0.5 0.1 -0.2 0.6 0.6

Professional & Business Services(3)

808.9 810.1 816.8 817.3 814.9 820.9

12-month % change

2.1 2.6 2.8 2.9 2.1 3.1

Education & Health Services(3)

1,248.7 1,240.5 1,250.3 1,246.8 1,255.9 1,258.0

12-month % change

2.7 2.3 2.4 2.0 2.4 1.9

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

568.9 574.3 580.4 583.3 583.4 581.9

12-month % change

2.5 4.0 4.2 4.6 4.5 3.1

Other Services(3)

259.9 261.3 260.9 260.1 258.0 257.6

12-month % change

1.0 1.6 1.2 0.9 -0.2 -0.5

Government(3)

700.7 694.9 705.7 705.8 704.6 701.7

12-month % change

0.0 -1.0 -0.7 -0.7 -1.0 -0.4

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
New York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Allentown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Altoona Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Erie Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Harrisburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Johnstown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Lancaster, PA, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Philadelphia, PA, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Pittsburgh Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Reading Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Scranton Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
State College Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
York Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Youngstown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Altoona, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Erie, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Johnstown, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Lebanon, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
State College, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Williamsport, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
York-Hanover, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Pennsylvania: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Pennsylvania: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Pittsburgh, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Lancaster, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Philadelphia City, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Reading, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Erie – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Philadelphia Area Employment – August 2017 Employment News Release Oct 2017
Pittsburgh Area Employment – March 2017 Employment News Release May 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in Pennsylvania – First Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Unemployment in the New York Area by County – July 2017 Unemployment News Release Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices - Philadelphia Average energy prices Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index, Pittsburgh – First Half 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jul 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City – September 2017 Average energy prices News Release Oct 2017
Women's Earnings in Pennsylvania — 2016 Pay News Release Oct 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Pennsylvania — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Workplace Fatalities in Pennsylvania – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Nov 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Pittsburgh Area — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Phila.-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-DE-NJ-MD, CMSA Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2017
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2017
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Phila.-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-DE-NJ-MD, CMSA (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Harrisburg-Carlisle – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lancaster – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Pittsburgh, PA – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Union Members in Pennsylvania – 2016 Employment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pittsburgh – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Reading – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Scranton—Wilkes-Barre—Hazleton – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in York-Hanover – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Unemployment in the Philadelphia Area by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017
Unemployment in the Pittsburgh Area by County – September 2017 Unemployment News Release Nov 2017
New York Area Employment – July 2017 Employment News Release Aug 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the New York Metropolitan Area — September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
Average Energy Prices, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island – August 2017 Average energy prices News Release Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index, New York-Northern New Jersey – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
Mid-Atlantic Regional Office CPI Announcement Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Newark — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Minimum Wage Workers in Pennsylvania — 2016 Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Pennsylvania’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017