Parkersburg

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Parkersburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2017

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Economy at a Glance:

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV
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Data
Sept
2016
Oct
2016
Nov
2016
Dec
2016
Jan
2017
Feb
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

39.4 39.8 39.3 (p)38.8 (p)38.4  

Employment(1)

37.4 37.6 37.2 (p)36.9 (p)35.8  

Unemployment(1)

2.0 2.2 2.0 (p)1.9 (p)2.6  

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.2 5.5 5.1 (p)5.0 (p)6.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

40.7 40.8 41.5 41.1 39.8 (p)39.7

12-month % change

-2.6 -1.9 -0.2 -1.4 -1.5 (p)-1.2

Manufacturing(3)

2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.5 (p)2.5

12-month % change

-7.1 -3.7 -7.4 -10.7 -7.4 (p)-3.8

Education and Health Services(3)

7.0 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 (p)7.1

12-month % change

-2.8 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 1.4 (p)1.4

Government(3)

7.6 7.6 8.1 7.7 7.5 (p)7.7

12-month % change

1.3 1.3 9.5 4.1 1.4 (p)4.1

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