Economy at a Glance

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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(6) 913.6 (6) 917.2 (6) 916.2 (6) 911.3 (P) 973.6

Employment (1)

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(6) 852.1 (6) 857.6 (6) 858.2 (6) 859.2 (P) 906.6

Unemployment (1)

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(6) 61.5 (6) 59.6 (6) 58.0 (6) 52.1 (P) 67.0

Unemployment Rate (2)

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(6) 6.7 (6) 6.5 (6) 6.3 (6) 5.7 (P) 6.9

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm (3)

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911.0 922.5 924.4 923.5 902.1 (P) 913.6

12-month % change

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1.8 2.2 1.8 2.2 2.0 (P) 2.2

Mining, Logging, and Construction (3)

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22.3 22.3 22.3 21.7 21.6 (P) 21.6

12-month % change

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6.7 7.7 8.3 10.7 12.5 (P) 11.3

Manufacturing (3)

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36.5 36.3 36.0 36.1 36.0 (P) 36.0

12-month % change

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-1.6 -1.4 -2.4 -2.4 -1.1 (P) -1.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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133.3 134.9 136.5 138.4 133.2 (P) 132.1

12-month % change

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2.3 2.6 1.3 1.5 1.8 (P) 2.1

Information (3)

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14.1 14.1 14.2 14.2 14.0 (P) 13.9

12-month % change

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2.2 1.4 2.2 0.7 1.4 (P) -0.7

Financial Activities (3)

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57.9 57.9 57.9 58.2 58.4 (P) 57.9

12-month % change

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2.3 2.3 1.9 2.1 2.3 (P) 1.2

Professional and Business Services (3)

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120.8 122.7 122.1 122.1 118.7 (P) 120.7

12-month % change

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2.5 3.2 2.3 2.6 1.5 (P) 2.7

Education and Health Services (3)

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270.5 275.5 277.6 274.3 267.1 (P) 275.3

12-month % change

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2.0 2.1 2.0 2.5 2.0 (P) 1.8

Leisure and Hospitality (3)

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90.3 90.7 89.6 89.9 87.2 (P) 88.1

12-month % change

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2.3 4.3 3.8 3.6 5.4 (P) 6.8

Other Services (3)

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38.8 39.6 40.0 40.3 39.4 (P) 39.1

12-month % change

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2.4 3.7 5.0 6.1 4.5 (P) 4.3

Government (3)

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126.5 128.5 128.2 128.3 126.5 (P) 128.9

12-month % change

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-0.4 -0.3 -0.5 -0.3 -1.1 (P) -0.6

Consumer Price Index: Philadelphia-Wilmington-Atlantic City, PA-NJ-DE-MD

CPI-U, All items (4)

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244.948 242.912 242.424

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change (4)

1.6 0.6 -0.1

CPI-W, All items (5)

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246.596 244.348 243.713

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change (5)

1.9 0.8 0.1

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.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(6) Data are provisional, subject to revision on April 21.
(P) Preliminary

Data extracted on: March 27, 2015

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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