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Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Philadelphia, Pa. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2021

883.5 893.0 905.0 914.2 916.4 912.9 913.8 918.0 935.7 947.8 952.0 955.1 920.6

2022

931.8 942.7 947.0 952.5 957.0 955.2 955.6 (p)955.3          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

22.5 22.0 22.6 23.6 23.9 24.2 24.5 24.6 24.2 24.2 23.8 23.3 23.6

2022

22.7 22.7 23.1 23.7 24.4 25.0 25.0 (p)24.7          

Manufacturing

2021

31.3 31.5 31.4 31.5 31.6 31.7 31.8 31.7 31.8 32.0 32.2 32.3 31.7

2022

31.9 32.2 32.2 32.2 32.3 32.5 32.6 (p)32.4          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

129.2 127.7 128.0 127.4 128.0 129.3 129.3 130.0 130.4 132.2 135.6 138.9 130.5

2022

133.3 132.8 133.1 132.5 133.1 134.3 134.9 (p)135.0          

Information

2021

13.7 13.9 13.9 13.9 13.8 14.1 14.6 14.7 16.3 16.4 16.5 16.6 14.9

2022

16.2 16.0 16.1 16.3 16.4 16.5 16.7 (p)16.8          

Financial Activities

2021

58.5 58.6 58.3 58.2 58.1 58.7 59.2 59.3 58.5 58.1 58.0 58.2 58.5

2022

57.7 57.3 57.7 57.1 57.8 58.9 59.2 (p)58.9          

Professional & Business Services

2021

130.0 131.0 132.4 134.0 134.5 135.2 136.1 136.2 137.2 138.8 139.4 139.2 135.3

2022

138.2 138.7 138.8 140.7 140.5 142.9 144.5 (p)147.6          

Educational & Health Services

2021

281.8 287.8 293.4 295.5 292.7 282.0 280.7 281.4 292.0 297.7 297.9 297.9 290.1

2022

289.9 298.9 298.9 300.5 298.8 292.2 292.6 (p)291.2          

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

55.4 58.6 63.0 68.1 71.8 75.9 78.8 81.5 81.7 84.2 83.7 84.1 73.9

2022

78.8 80.4 83.1 85.8 89.4 89.2 89.5 (p)88.2          

Other Services

2021

33.9 34.2 34.6 35.2 35.6 36.0 36.4 36.3 36.6 37.3 37.0 37.4 35.9

2022

37.1 37.2 37.5 37.9 38.6 38.9 39.2 (p)39.2          

Government

2021

127.2 127.7 127.4 126.8 126.4 125.8 122.4 122.3 127.0 126.9 127.9 127.2 126.3

2022

126.0 126.5 126.5 125.8 125.7 124.8 121.4 (p)121.3          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Philadelphia, Pa. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2021

1,016,077 1,020,721 1,019,158 1,016,320 1,014,905 1,022,351 1,024,758 1,017,467 1,016,798 1,018,310 1,013,470 1,004,235 1,017,048

2022

1,018,326 1,014,739 1,020,962 1,013,697 1,022,311 1,016,950 1,024,726 1,028,293 (p)1,027,638        

Employment

2021

914,060 921,030 924,766 926,856 926,211 927,206 933,364 930,730 941,881 946,964 948,627 946,859 932,380

2022

946,830 951,864 962,785 958,051 968,685 959,327 965,938 967,554 (p)981,631        

Unemployment

2021

102,017 99,691 94,392 89,464 88,694 95,145 91,394 86,737 74,917 71,346 64,843 57,376 84,668

2022

71,496 62,875 58,177 55,646 53,626 57,623 58,788 60,739 (p)46,007        

Unemployment Rate

2021

10.0 9.8 9.3 8.8 8.7 9.3 8.9 8.5 7.4 7.0 6.4 5.7 8.3

2022

7.0 6.2 5.7 5.5 5.2 5.7 5.7 5.9 (p)4.5        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Philadelphia, Pa., Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Delaware and Philadelphia Counties in Pennsylvania.