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Little Rock

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Little Rock Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2022
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2022
Occupational Employment and Wages in Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway — May 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2022
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Arkansas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region — July 2022 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2022
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR Economy at a Glance:
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR
Data Series Back
Data
Jan
2022
Feb
2022
Mar
2022
Apr
2022
May
2022
June
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

349.9 353.3 351.7 355.1 354.4 (p)358.9

Employment(1)

336.8 339.9 340.2 343.7 343.2 (p)345.7

Unemployment(1)

13.1 13.4 11.5 11.4 11.2 (p)13.3

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.8 3.8 3.3 3.2 3.2 (p)3.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

361.9 362.9 363.6 366.6 367.3 (p)366.4

12-month % change

3.1 3.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 (p)2.7

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

17.9 17.9 17.9 17.9 17.8 (p)18.3

12-month % change

0.0 1.1 -1.6 -3.2 -3.3 (p)-2.1

Manufacturing(3)

19.3 19.5 19.6 19.9 19.8 (p)19.9

12-month % change

4.9 5.4 4.8 6.4 6.5 (p)5.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

74.6 74.4 74.9 75.1 75.2 (p)75.1

12-month % change

8.9 9.4 9.5 9.8 9.3 (p)8.8

Information(3)

5.5 5.4 5.5 5.5 5.6 (p)5.8

12-month % change

7.8 5.9 7.8 5.8 5.7 (p)9.4

Financial Activities(3)

22.7 22.7 22.5 22.9 23.1 (p)23.3

12-month % change

2.3 1.8 1.4 2.7 3.6 (p)4.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

46.4 45.6 45.7 45.5 45.5 (p)45.8

12-month % change

1.5 0.2 -1.1 -2.8 -2.8 (p)-0.4

Education and Health Services(3)

58.0 59.0 58.3 59.0 59.0 (p)57.4

12-month % change

0.2 2.3 0.3 1.2 1.5 (p)-0.7

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

32.1 32.5 33.1 34.6 35.4 (p)36.0

12-month % change

9.9 12.1 9.2 10.2 9.9 (p)9.8

Other Services(3)

17.9 17.9 17.9 18.1 18.3 (p)18.1

12-month % change

0.6 0.6 -0.6 0.6 1.1 (p)-1.1

Government(3)

67.5 68.0 68.2 68.1 67.6 (p)66.7

12-month % change

-1.0 -1.2 -1.2 -1.3 -1.3 (p)-1.3

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