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Providence

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Providence Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2022
New England - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Providence-Warwick — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Nursing Occupations in Massachusetts’ Metropolitan Areas - May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2020
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA Economy at a Glance:
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA
Data Series Back
Data
Jan
2022
Feb
2022
Mar
2022
Apr
2022
May
2022
June
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

702.2 707.4 705.6 697.2 701.5 (p)713.0

Employment(1)

668.0 674.3 682.0 676.2 680.9 (p)691.4

Unemployment(1)

34.3 33.1 23.7 21.0 20.6 (p)21.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.9 4.7 3.4 3.0 2.9 (p)3.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

569.9 576.6 579.1 591.7 598.5 (p)602.0

12-month % change

4.6 4.7 4.1 4.2 4.0 (p)3.9

Mining and Logging(3)

0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 (p)0.2

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Construction(3)

23.2 24.0 24.4 26.5 28.2 (p)28.9

12-month % change

1.3 7.1 5.2 5.2 8.0 (p)8.6

Manufacturing(3)

48.9 49.6 49.7 50.1 50.0 (p)50.6

12-month % change

1.9 3.1 2.1 2.9 2.2 (p)2.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

102.1 101.6 102.7 102.9 102.7 (p)103.7

12-month % change

3.3 3.9 4.9 4.7 3.3 (p)3.2

Information(3)

6.8 6.7 6.6 6.7 6.5 (p)6.5

12-month % change

9.7 4.7 6.5 6.3 3.2 (p)3.2

Financial Activities(3)

37.3 37.1 37.3 37.2 37.2 (p)37.7

12-month % change

1.1 0.5 1.1 0.5 0.5 (p)1.1

Professional and Business Services(3)

74.0 73.9 73.3 77.1 78.2 (p)76.6

12-month % change

4.8 3.1 1.9 3.1 3.7 (p)1.7

Education and Health Services(3)

120.0 123.4 124.1 125.7 124.1 (p)122.0

12-month % change

1.6 2.0 1.3 2.0 1.4 (p)2.2

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

57.3 59.3 60.3 63.4 68.9 (p)75.4

12-month % change

20.9 19.8 16.2 12.8 13.1 (p)14.8

Other Services(3)

25.4 25.3 25.0 26.1 26.5 (p)27.2

12-month % change

10.9 10.0 7.8 9.7 10.4 (p)9.2

Government(3)

74.7 75.5 75.5 75.8 76.0 (p)73.2

12-month % change

2.3 2.6 2.4 2.3 1.6 (p)-0.3

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