Morgantown

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Morgantown, WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2017

Morgantown, WV Economy at a Glance:

Morgantown, WV
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Data
July
2016
Aug
2016
Sept
2016
Oct
2016
Nov
2016
Dec
2016

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

66.2 66.1 67.9 68.9 67.5 (p)66.6

Employment(1)

63.3 63.0 65.1 66.0 65.1 (p)64.2

Unemployment(1)

2.9 3.1 2.7 2.9 2.5 (p)2.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.4 4.7 4.0 4.2 3.6 (p)3.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

69.7 70.1 72.8 73.8 74.3 (p)73.4

12-month % change

2.2 2.5 1.7 0.7 1.2 (p)0.5

Manufacturing(3)

4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 (p)4.6

12-month % change

-2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

6.7 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.8 (p)6.8

12-month % change

3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0 1.5 (p)3.0

Education and Health Services(3)

13.8 13.9 14.1 14.2 14.5 (p)14.4

12-month % change

2.2 1.5 2.2 2.2 3.6 (p)5.1

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

7.7 7.8 7.9 7.7 7.6 (p)7.5

12-month % change

4.1 2.6 1.3 1.3 1.3 (p)1.4

Government(3)

16.0 16.1 18.5 19.7 20.2 (p)19.7

12-month % change

3.9 4.5 1.6 -1.0 1.0 (p)-1.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary