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Morgantown

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Morgantown, WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2021
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2021

Morgantown, WV Economy at a Glance:

Morgantown, WV
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2020
Jan
2021
Feb
2021
Mar
2021
Apr
2021
May
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)70.8 69.6 71.4 70.8 (p)72.6  

Employment(1)

(2)66.9 65.9 67.8 67.6 (p)69.5  

Unemployment(1)

(2)3.9 3.7 3.6 3.2 (p)3.1  

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)5.5 5.3 5.1 4.6 (p)4.3  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

68.0 66.3 67.8 68.2 68.8 (p)69.3

12-month % change

-5.6 -7.3 -5.4 -4.5 13.3 (p)11.1

Manufacturing(4)

3.4 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.4 (p)3.4

12-month % change

-5.6 -5.7 -5.7 -5.7 6.3 (p)3.0

Professional and Business Services(4)

8.3 8.2 8.3 8.3 8.4 (p)8.6

12-month % change

6.4 0.0 1.2 0.0 13.5 (p)11.7

Education and Health Services(4)

15.8 15.8 15.8 15.9 15.9 (p)15.9

12-month % change

-1.9 -1.3 -1.9 -1.2 7.4 (p)6.7

Leisure and Hospitality(4)

5.5 5.4 5.6 5.6 6.1 (p)6.1

12-month % change

-23.6 -19.4 -20.0 -18.8 74.3 (p)45.2

Government(4)

17.0 16.1 17.4 17.5 17.6 (p)17.2

12-month % change

-10.5 -16.6 -8.9 -7.9 3.5 (p)4.2

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Data were subject to revision on April 16, 2021.
(3) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary