Iowa City

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Iowa City — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018

Iowa City, IA Economy at a Glance:

Iowa City, IA
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Data
Sept
2018
Oct
2018
Nov
2018
Dec
2018
Jan
2019
Feb
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

98.1 99.1 98.4 (p)97.4 (p)96.6  

Employment(1)

96.3 97.7 96.9 (p)95.7 (p)94.4  

Unemployment(1)

1.7 1.4 1.5 (p)1.8 (p)2.2  

Unemployment Rate(2)

1.8 1.4 1.5 (p)1.8 (p)2.3  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

101.3 102.1 102.3 101.0 99.6 (p)99.8

12-month % change

-1.0 -1.6 -1.7 -2.1 -0.8 (p)-1.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

16.5 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.3 (p)16.1

12-month % change

-2.4 -4.0 -5.6 -5.6 -2.4 (p)-4.2

Professional and Business Services(3)

6.4 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.4 (p)6.4

12-month % change

-1.5 -3.0 -3.0 -3.0 0.0 (p)-1.5

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

10.7 10.6 10.4 10.3 9.9 (p)10.1

12-month % change

-1.8 -4.5 -3.7 -1.9 -2.9 (p)-2.9

Government(3)

39.6 40.0 40.4 39.5 39.6 (p)39.5

12-month % change

-0.3 0.0 0.2 -0.5 0.5 (p)-1.0

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