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Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA: 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
Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2021

327.9 331.1 334.3 336.4 338.8 340.5 341.5 342.3 341.5 345.2 349.4 347.1 339.7

2022

341.5 348.4 350.3 355.0 356.7 359.0 360.6 (p)360.6          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

11.2 11.1 11.4 11.9 12.0 12.3 12.4 12.4 12.2 12.3 12.1 11.8 11.9

2022

11.2 11.2 11.5 12.0 12.5 12.8 12.9 (p)12.8          

Manufacturing

2021

21.1 21.4 21.7 21.6 21.7 21.8 22.2 22.2 22.1 22.1 22.3 22.4 21.9

2022

22.1 22.4 22.4 22.7 22.9 23.2 23.2 (p)23.1          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

74.0 73.0 73.2 72.3 72.4 72.8 73.0 73.5 73.8 75.1 78.2 79.9 74.3

2022

78.4 79.4 79.5 79.1 79.6 80.3 80.2 (p)80.1          

Information

2021

3.3 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5

2022

3.5 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 (p)3.5          

Financial Activities

2021

21.1 21.1 21.3 21.2 21.2 21.4 21.2 20.8 20.5 20.4 20.7 20.6 21.0

2022

20.6 20.6 20.6 20.4 20.4 20.4 20.5 (p)20.6          

Professional & Business Services

2021

48.0 48.7 48.8 49.0 49.5 49.5 49.7 49.8 49.9 50.0 50.8 49.8 49.5

2022

49.5 49.8 50.4 52.0 51.7 52.2 53.2 (p)53.0          

Educational & Health Services

2021

59.2 60.3 60.7 61.0 60.8 60.2 60.1 60.5 61.0 62.9 62.5 61.8 60.9

2022

61.2 64.3 64.2 63.8 63.6 62.9 62.7 (p)62.9          

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

21.2 22.4 23.6 25.5 27.3 29.0 29.9 29.7 27.7 27.4 27.5 25.9 26.4

2022

25.2 25.9 26.5 29.6 31.3 32.8 33.8 (p)33.5          

Other Services

2021

13.5 13.6 13.7 13.8 13.9 14.1 14.2 14.2 14.0 14.2 14.0 14.2 14.0

2022

14.1 14.2 14.3 14.3 14.4 14.5 14.7 (p)14.7          

Government

2021

55.3 56.1 56.5 56.8 56.6 55.9 55.3 55.7 56.8 57.2 57.7 57.1 56.4

2022

55.7 57.2 57.5 57.6 56.8 56.4 55.9 (p)56.4          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2021

300,784 302,499 300,719 299,342 301,465 304,987 307,337 305,041 300,299 301,697 302,153 297,676 302,000

2022

301,753 303,895 306,452 306,658 310,918 311,736 314,752 314,489 (p)310,835        

Employment

2021

281,198 283,368 282,875 282,602 284,489 286,304 288,487 287,580 286,156 287,994 290,216 286,932 285,683

2022

288,155 292,061 295,431 296,427 300,625 299,736 302,569 302,131 (p)302,132        

Unemployment

2021

19,586 19,131 17,844 16,740 16,976 18,683 18,850 17,461 14,143 13,703 11,937 10,744 16,317

2022

13,598 11,834 11,021 10,231 10,293 12,000 12,183 12,358 (p)8,703        

Unemployment Rate

2021

6.5 6.3 5.9 5.6 5.6 6.1 6.1 5.7 4.7 4.5 4.0 3.6 5.4

2022

4.5 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.3 3.8 3.9 3.9 (p)2.8        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties in Pennsylvania.