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

Total Nonfarm

2020

52.5 52.5 51.9 44.3 46.4 48.7 48.5 48.7 50.0 50.1 50.6 49.8 49.5

2021

49.0 49.1 49.7 50.4 (p)50.6                

Manufacturing

2020

8.0 7.9 8.0 7.3 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.6

2021

7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 (p)7.6                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

10.1 9.8 9.8 8.1 8.8 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.5 9.7 10.0 10.0 9.5

2021

9.6 9.4 9.4 9.5 (p)9.4                

Educational & Health Services

2020

10.2 10.3 10.4 9.6 9.6 9.8 9.8 9.9 10.2 10.4 10.4 10.1 10.1

2021

10.0 10.2 10.2 10.1 (p)10.0                

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

4.4 4.4 4.2 2.1 2.6 3.6 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 3.5 3.7

2021

3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 (p)4.0                

Government

2020

7.2 7.4 6.9 7.1 6.6 6.6 6.4 6.5 7.1 7.0 7.0 6.9 6.9

2021

6.9 7.0 7.0 7.5 (p)7.6                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2020

(1)57,156 (1)57,026 (1)56,316 (1)55,175 (1)55,895 (1)56,664 (1)56,238 (1)54,785 (1)55,484 (1)55,228 (1)55,605 (1)55,021 (1)55,883

2021

55,063 55,573 55,350 (p)55,104                  

Employment

2020

(1)53,781 (1)53,599 (1)52,477 (1)46,360 (1)48,995 (1)50,154 (1)49,499 (1)49,742 (1)51,964 (1)51,883 (1)52,139 (1)51,042 (1)50,970

2021

50,354 50,793 51,064 (p)51,617                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)3,375 (1)3,427 (1)3,839 (1)8,815 (1)6,900 (1)6,510 (1)6,739 (1)5,043 (1)3,520 (1)3,345 (1)3,466 (1)3,979 (1)4,913

2021

4,709 4,780 4,286 (p)3,487                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)5.9 (1)6.0 (1)6.8 (1)16.0 (1)12.3 (1)11.5 (1)12.0 (1)9.2 (1)6.3 (1)6.1 (1)6.2 (1)7.2 (1)8.8

2021

8.6 8.6 7.7 (p)6.3                  

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 16, 2021.
(p) Preliminary

The Williamsport Pa., Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Lycoming County in Pennsylvania.