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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill., Metropolitan Area Data Tables

Employees on nonfarm payrolls, St. Louis metropolitan area, seasonally adjusted (in thousands)
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

1,369.2 1,376.7 1,377.1 1,378.7 1,377.7 1,377.3 1,375.7 1,381.6 1,385.9 1,385.1 1,391.7 1,396.8 1,401.7 4.9 0.4

Illinois

5,922.0 5,940.2 5,951.0 5,976.1 5,993.3 5,999.7 6,013.1 6,029.1 6,064.1 6,068.6 6,082.7 6,089.9 6,107.4 17.5 0.3

Missouri

2,867.5 2,885.7 2,895.3 2,904.5 2,904.6 2,900.4 2,899.1 2,902.4 2,927.9 2,923.8 2,927.9 2,932.1 2,940.3 8.2 0.3

United States

148,652 149,240 149,744 150,458 150,856 151,224 151,610 151,903 152,440 152,732 153,001 153,285 153,548 263 0.2

(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, St. Louis metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Total Nonfarm

1,378.7 1,405.0 1,412.0 33.3 2.4 2,964.9 73.2 2.5 6,165.2 190.0 3.2 154,990 4,780 3.2

Mining, Logging, & Construction(2)

71.4 78.5 78.6 7.2 10.1                        

Mining & Logging(3)

            4.7 0.2 4.4 6.5 -0.2 -3.0 641 54 9.2

Construction(3)

            147.4 11.8 8.7 244.2 11.8 5.1 7,827 245 3.2

Manufacturing

115.1 117.8 119.0 3.9 3.4 277.0 6.8 2.5 577.8 21.1 3.8 12,941 411 3.3

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

267.8 267.1 271.9 4.1 1.5 556.3 -2.4 -0.4 1,252.1 30.6 2.5 29,249 544 1.9

Information

26.5 26.2 26.2 -0.3 -1.1 46.8 -0.4 -0.8 92.6 3.5 3.9 3,077 163 5.6

Financial Activities

91.3 89.2 90.2 -1.1 -1.2 181.7 5.2 2.9 414.3 4.9 1.2 9,018 153 1.7

Professional & Business Services

212.7 226.2 227.0 14.3 6.7 404.5 24.6 6.5 994.6 43.9 4.6 22,689 706 3.2

Education & Health Services

258.1 261.4 262.4 4.3 1.7 496.0 10.0 2.1 942.8 24.1 2.6 25,088 933 3.9

Leisure & Hospitality

131.1 141.9 139.8 8.7 6.6 295.6 13.0 4.6 586.1 46.7 8.7 15,812 1,057 7.2

Other Services

50.6 51.1 51.0 0.4 0.8 118.1 3.1 2.7 249.1 6.6 2.7 5,771 188 3.4

Government

154.1 145.6 145.9 -8.2 -5.3 436.8 1.3 0.3 805.1 -3.0 -0.4 22,877 326 1.4

(1) Area boundaries do not reflect OMB definitions.
(2) Data unavailable at the State and U.S. levels.
(3) Data unavailable for the metropolitan area.
(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Unemployment, St. Louis metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

49,464 52,811 62,781 54,376 54,505 42,594 46,561 40,262 47,261 48,445 33,123 38,961 39,140   -10,324 -20.9

Bond, Ill.

264 252 333 323 287 311 299 282 298 297 253 271 264   0 0.0

Calhoun, Ill.

76 77 105 100 90 86 93 90 88 83 76 83 86   10 13.2

Clinton, Ill.

499 501 679 658 594 574 627 577 629 583 520 567 533   34 6.8

Jersey, Ill.

331 344 446 423 375 387 410 397 415 391 331 340 355   24 7.3

Macoupin, Ill.

757 749 988 931 848 869 914 848 874 840 744 797 794   37 4.9

Madison, Ill.

4,667 4,584 5,692 5,309 5,045 5,337 5,676 5,354 5,778 5,573 4,714 4,896 4,821   154 3.3

Monroe, Ill.

410 409 538 518 497 523 577 544 578 557 509 511 512   102 24.9

St. Clair, Ill.

5,696 5,498 6,754 6,289 5,983 6,325 6,659 6,121 6,363 6,407 5,444 5,533 5,453   -243 -4.3

Crawford, Mo.(1)

349 381 484 436 433 284 334 274 346 353 202 259 263   -86 -24.6

Franklin, Mo.

1,512 1,654 2,032 1,766 1,775 1,155 1,324 1,112 1,374 1,427 856 1,133 1,131   -381 -25.2

Jefferson, Mo.

3,514 3,714 4,558 4,074 4,119 2,697 3,030 2,523 3,102 3,351 1,985 2,555 2,596   -918 -26.1

Lincoln, Mo.

878 1,393 1,634 1,133 1,105 725 798 658 834 878 510 674 688   -190 -21.6

St. Charles, Mo.

5,827 7,125 8,358 6,394 6,701 4,503 5,254 4,298 5,077 5,446 3,396 4,448 4,349   -1,478 -25.4

St. Louis, Mo.

17,572 18,567 21,599 18,319 19,017 13,246 14,782 12,211 15,172 15,828 9,680 12,210 12,380   -5,192 -29.5

Warren, Mo.

533 738 885 662 657 433 496 403 509 542 329 425 426   -107 -20.1

St. Louis city, Mo.

6,928 7,206 8,180 7,477 7,412 5,423 5,622 4,844 6,170 6,242 3,776 4,518 4,752   -2,176 -31.4

Illinois

275,705 270,793 339,200 321,905 302,053 281,907 290,979 307,364 310,529 313,934 283,304 277,044 282,392   6,687 2.4

Missouri

99,570 104,116 125,259 114,104 110,651 74,825 85,171 71,898 90,285 92,577 56,292 73,310 72,487   -27,083 -27.2

United States (in thousands)

6,302 5,964 7,207 6,782 6,168 5,458 5,548 6,334 6,255 6,256 5,460 5,609 5,523   -779 -12.4

(1) The OMB definition for the St. Louis metropolitan area includes the portion of the city of Sullivan within Crawford County.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Unemployment rate, St. Louis metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

3.4 3.6 4.3 3.7 3.7 2.9 3.2 2.8 3.2 3.3 2.3 2.7 2.7   -0.7

Bond, Ill.

3.5 3.5 4.5 4.4 3.9 4.2 4.1 3.7 3.9 3.9 3.4 3.6 3.5   0.0

Calhoun, Ill.

3.5 3.6 4.9 4.7 4.1 4.0 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.5 3.8 4.0   0.5

Clinton, Ill.

2.5 2.6 3.5 3.3 3.0 2.9 3.2 2.9 3.1 2.9 2.6 2.8 2.7   0.2

Jersey, Ill.

3.1 3.3 4.2 4.0 3.6 3.7 3.9 3.7 3.8 3.6 3.1 3.2 3.4   0.3

Macoupin, Ill.

3.4 3.5 4.5 4.3 3.8 4.0 4.2 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.4 3.6 3.6   0.2

Madison, Ill.

3.6 3.5 4.4 4.1 3.9 4.1 4.4 4.0 4.3 4.2 3.6 3.8 3.7   0.1

Monroe, Ill.

2.2 2.2 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.8 3.1 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.7 2.8 2.8   0.6

St. Clair, Ill.

4.6 4.5 5.5 5.1 4.9 5.2 5.4 4.9 5.0 5.1 4.4 4.5 4.4   -0.2

Crawford, Mo.(1)

3.2 3.5 4.4 4.0 3.9 2.6 3.0 2.5 3.2 3.3 1.9 2.4 2.4   -0.8

Franklin, Mo.

2.9 3.1 3.8 3.3 3.3 2.2 2.5 2.1 2.6 2.7 1.6 2.1 2.1   -0.8

Jefferson, Mo.

3.0 3.1 3.8 3.4 3.5 2.3 2.6 2.1 2.6 2.8 1.7 2.1 2.2   -0.8

Lincoln, Mo.

3.0 4.7 5.5 3.8 3.8 2.5 2.7 2.2 2.8 3.0 1.7 2.3 2.3   -0.7

St. Charles, Mo.

2.5 3.1 3.6 2.8 2.9 2.0 2.3 1.9 2.2 2.4 1.5 1.9 1.9   -0.6

St. Louis, Mo.

3.3 3.5 4.1 3.5 3.6 2.5 2.8 2.3 2.8 3.0 1.8 2.3 2.3   -1.0

Warren, Mo.

2.8 3.9 4.7 3.5 3.5 2.3 2.6 2.1 2.7 2.9 1.8 2.3 2.3   -0.5

St. Louis city, Mo.

4.6 4.8 5.4 5.0 4.9 3.6 3.8 3.3 4.1 4.1 2.5 3.0 3.2   -1.4

Illinois

4.3 4.2 5.3 5.0 4.7 4.4 4.5 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.4 4.3 4.4   0.1

Missouri

3.2 3.4 4.1 3.7 3.6 2.4 2.8 2.3 2.9 3.0 1.8 2.4 2.4   -0.8

United States

3.9 3.7 4.4 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.4   -0.5

(1) The OMB definition for the St. Louis metropolitan area includes the portion of the city of Sullivan within Crawford County.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Covered(1)employment and wages, St. Louis metropolitan area and its component counties, 2nd quarter 2022(2)
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St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. MSA

93,041 2,905 1,315,353 32,683 2.5 $1,189 4.1 $20,257,929 6.7

Bond, Ill.

304 6 4,259 116 2.8 899 5.8 50,405 9.0

Calhoun, Ill.

94 4 761 43 6.0 607 4.3 5,899 7.4

Clinton, Ill.

930 25 12,291 198 1.6 819 4.1 130,825 5.8

Jersey, Ill.

415 18 5,487 149 2.8 797 3.1 55,228 5.2

Macoupin, Ill.

915 7 10,081 28 0.3 807 4.9 105,530 4.2

Madison, Ill.

5,435 110 102,154 2,556 2.6 997 5.7 1,328,206 9.2

Monroe, Ill.

851 34 9,021 441 5.1 793 1.9 91,217 6.3

St. Clair, Ill.

5,090 91 88,155 738 0.8 1,016 3.7 1,166,020 4.6

Crawford, Mo.(4)

664 11 7,097 208 3.0 813 6.3 72,693 7.7

Franklin, Mo.

3,044 24 39,168 1,047 2.7 912 5.6 460,488 8.0

Jefferson, Mo.

4,540 117 48,142 662 1.4 880 5.5 549,315 6.9

Lincoln, Mo.

1,133 26 12,524 463 3.8 937 4.3 151,213 7.7

St. Charles, Mo.

10,450 378 157,474 2,673 1.7 1,030 4.4 2,095,904 6.2

St. Louis, Mo.

43,727 1,756 595,614 14,473 2.5 1,314 3.9 10,105,887 6.3

Warren, Mo.

707 31 7,808 87 1.1 883 6.1 88,330 6.3

St. Louis City, Mo.

15,406 278 222,414 9,009 4.2 1,336 3.5 3,873,463 7.6

Illinois

407,973 24,496 5,959,269 211,287 3.7 $1,325 5.2 $101,913,183 9.4

Missouri

231,648 13,604 2,851,967 91,557 3.3 1,106 5.1 40,803,631 8.6

United States

11,460,819 646,560 149,901,995 5,716,182 4.0 1,294 4.3 2,517,903,681 9.0

(1) Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs.
(2) Data are preliminary.
(3) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.
(4) The OMB definition for the St. Louis metropolitan area includes only the portion of the city of Sullivan within Crawford County.

SOURCE: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages