Economy at a Glance

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
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Feb
2015
Mar
2015
Apr
2015
May
2015
June
2015
July
2015

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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3,023.7 3,015.3 3,028.2 3,045.4 (P) 3,055.4

Employment (1)

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2,846.8 2,845.1 2,873.1 2,872.7 (P) 2,884.7

Unemployment (1)

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176.9 170.2 155.0 172.7 (P) 170.7

Unemployment Rate (2)

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5.8 5.6 5.1 5.7 (P) 5.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm (3)

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2,779.0 2,786.0 2,814.0 2,831.1 2,837.7 (P) 2,807.1

12-month % change

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1.9 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.2 (P) 1.5

Mining, Logging, and Construction (3)

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103.3 106.0 110.2 115.0 115.3 (P) 116.7

12-month % change

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9.9 7.0 5.2 7.8 6.2 (P) 6.1

Manufacturing (3)

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179.0 179.0 178.3 177.9 178.8 (P) 178.1

12-month % change

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0.2 -0.1 0.1 -0.7 -0.8 (P) -1.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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511.0 512.0 516.8 520.4 523.7 (P) 521.8

12-month % change

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1.7 1.2 1.6 1.4 1.5 (P) 2.1

Information (3)

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45.4 45.3 45.5 45.7 45.7 (P) 45.6

12-month % change

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-2.2 -1.9 -1.7 -1.3 -1.9 (P) -2.1

Financial Activities (3)

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205.0 204.4 205.5 206.3 207.7 (P) 209.3

12-month % change

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1.7 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.2 (P) 1.9

Professional and Business Services (3)

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438.2 438.2 442.2 445.0 449.8 (P) 448.8

12-month % change

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1.6 0.7 -0.9 -0.9 -0.4 (P) 0.3

Education and Health Services (3)

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602.4 600.1 603.3 597.4 588.4 (P) 587.1

12-month % change

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2.7 2.0 1.7 1.6 1.8 (P) 2.0

Leisure and Hospitality (3)

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235.4 240.3 248.9 260.9 270.4 (P) 270.6

12-month % change

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2.7 1.8 1.8 3.1 4.6 (P) 5.0

Other Services (3)

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118.9 119.6 121.8 122.5 122.1 (P) 121.2

12-month % change

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3.3 2.8 3.9 3.1 1.3 (P) 1.2

Government (3)

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340.4 341.1 341.5 340.0 335.8 (P) 307.9

12-month % change

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-0.4 -0.6 -0.4 -0.7 -0.8 (P) -1.2

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

CPI-U, All items (4)

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242.424 243.717 245.675

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

-0.1 0.0 0.2

CPI-W, All items (5)

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243.713 245.247 247.065

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

0.1 0.1 0.5

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.
(P) Preliminary

Data extracted on: August 21, 2015

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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