Fort Smith

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2018
County Employment and Wages in Oklahoma – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fort Smith, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Arkansas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Oklahoma Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – March 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2018
Fort Smith Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Apr 2018

Fort Smith, AR-OK Economy at a Glance:

Fort Smith, AR-OK
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Data
Oct
2017
Nov
2017
Dec
2017
Jan
2018
Feb
2018
Mar
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)119.3 (r)119.2 (r)118.0 116.9 (p)118.3  

Employment(1)

(r)114.6 (r)114.5 (r)113.1 111.4 (p)112.8  

Unemployment(1)

(r)4.7 (r)4.7 (r)4.9 5.6 (p)5.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.9 (r)3.9 (r)4.2 4.8 (p)4.6  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

112.4 112.8 112.4 110.7 111.5 (p)112.0

12-month % change

-1.7 -1.9 -1.8 -0.4 -1.0 (p)-1.0

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

5.3 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.3 (p)5.3

12-month % change

0.0 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Manufacturing(3)

17.3 17.4 17.4 17.4 17.5 (p)17.4

12-month % change

-3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -2.8 (p)-2.8

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

22.7 23.0 23.0 22.5 22.3 (p)22.6

12-month % change

-3.8 -3.8 -3.8 -1.7 -2.6 (p)-0.9

Information(3)

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 (p)1.2

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 (p)3.8

12-month % change

0.0 -2.6 -2.6 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

12.7 12.6 12.5 12.2 12.4 (p)12.4

12-month % change

-3.1 -3.8 -2.3 4.3 0.0 (p)-1.6

Education and Health Services(3)

16.8 16.8 16.8 16.6 16.7 (p)16.7

12-month % change

-1.2 -1.2 -1.2 -0.6 -0.6 (p)-1.2

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

9.4 9.3 9.1 9.0 9.0 (p)9.2

12-month % change

-1.1 -2.1 -2.2 0.0 -2.2 (p)-2.1

Other Services(3)

4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 (p)4.4

12-month % change

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 (p)0.0

Government(3)

18.8 18.9 18.9 18.4 18.9 (p)19.0

12-month % change

1.6 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 (p)1.1

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
(r) Revised