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Philadelphia City, 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
Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2021

664.1 670.9 680.1 687.5 688.5 685.5 687.0 691.6 706.0 715.7 719.0 722.6 693.2

2022

705.8 714.6 717.6 721.8 724.6 721.9 722.4 (p)722.8          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

11.1 10.8 11.0 11.7 11.9 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.0 11.9 11.8 11.5 11.7

2022

11.1 11.2 11.4 11.8 12.2 12.5 12.5 (p)12.3          

Manufacturing

2021

17.7 17.7 17.8 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.3 18.3 18.4 18.6 18.8 18.8 18.2

2022

18.5 18.7 18.6 18.6 18.7 18.7 18.8 (p)18.6          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

87.5 86.5 86.6 86.2 86.7 87.5 87.5 88.0 88.6 89.9 91.8 93.9 88.4

2022

90.4 90.2 90.2 89.8 90.5 90.8 91.2 (p)91.2          

Information

2021

11.5 11.6 11.6 11.5 11.4 11.6 11.9 11.9 13.5 13.6 13.7 13.8 12.3

2022

13.4 13.3 13.3 13.5 13.6 13.7 13.9 (p)14.0          

Financial Activities

2021

42.0 42.2 42.3 42.4 42.3 42.8 43.3 43.3 42.7 42.2 42.2 42.5 42.5

2022

42.0 41.6 42.0 41.2 41.9 42.9 43.2 (p)42.9          

Professional & Business Services

2021

98.2 98.9 99.6 100.6 101.0 101.8 102.8 103.0 103.5 105.0 105.4 106.3 102.2

2022

105.4 105.9 105.7 108.1 107.5 109.0 110.3 (p)113.5          

Educational & Health Services

2021

228.1 231.9 236.5 238.6 235.9 227.8 226.6 227.6 235.4 240.3 240.6 240.4 234.1

2022

234.8 241.5 241.6 243.2 241.7 236.8 237.3 (p)235.8          

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

39.7 42.6 46.1 50.3 53.0 55.7 57.8 60.6 61.8 64.0 63.9 64.7 55.0

2022

60.7 62.4 64.7 66.4 69.1 68.1 67.5 (p)66.8          

Other Services

2021

24.0 24.2 24.5 24.9 25.2 25.5 25.7 25.7 26.0 26.5 26.3 26.6 25.4

2022

26.3 26.4 26.7 27.0 27.5 27.8 27.9 (p)27.9          

Government

2021

104.3 104.5 104.1 103.4 103.1 102.8 101.0 101.0 104.1 103.7 104.5 104.1 103.4

2022

103.2 103.4 103.4 102.2 101.9 101.6 99.8 (p)99.8          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Philadelphia City (County), Pa.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2021

721,638 724,370 723,315 720,996 718,869 724,198 725,294 721,021 721,411 722,323 718,688 712,569 721,225

2022

724,047 721,261 725,099 719,856 724,879 720,050 725,809 729,251 (p)727,682        

Employment

2021

641,587 646,313 649,105 650,867 649,632 650,182 654,803 653,833 662,846 666,814 668,079 667,785 655,154

2022

668,329 672,211 679,776 676,461 683,244 675,661 680,533 682,376 (p)692,016        

Unemployment

2021

80,051 78,057 74,210 70,129 69,237 74,016 70,491 67,188 58,565 55,509 50,609 44,784 66,071

2022

55,718 49,050 45,323 43,395 41,635 44,389 45,276 46,875 (p)35,666        

Unemployment Rate

2021

11.1 10.8 10.3 9.7 9.6 10.2 9.7 9.3 8.1 7.7 7.0 6.3 9.2

2022

7.7 6.8 6.3 6.0 5.7 6.2 6.2 6.4 (p)4.9        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary