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Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) CY 2016 - Current Annual County Labor and Industry

Local area labor force information. Information by calendar year including labor force, employed, unemployed, and unemployment rate. Statewide and county statistics.

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NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
LongitudelongitudelongitudeTextThis is a generic longitude point for the county so that a map can be created.
Georeferenced Latitude & Longitudegeocoded_columngeocoded_columnPointGeoreferenced Latitude and Longitude column as generic points for each county that can be used for creating visuals such as maps.
Pa School Districts (2017):@computed_region_rayf_jjgk:@computed_region_rayf_jjgkNumber
Pa Senatorial Districts (2017-01):@computed_region_d3gw_znnf:@computed_region_d3gw_znnfNumber
EmployedemployedemployedNumberCount of persons who (a) did any work as paid employees, self-employed, agricultural workers, or worked 15 hours or more as unpaid family workers, or (b) were not working but who had jobs from which they were temporarily absent. Each employed person is counted only once, even if the person holds more than one job.
Pa House Districts (2017-01):@computed_region_r6rf_p9et:@computed_region_r6rf_p9etNumber
State FIPS Codestate_fipsstate_fipsTextThe Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code, used by the United States government to uniquely identify states and counties. FIPS codes are five-digit numbers; for Pennsylvania the codes start with 42 and are completed with the three-digit county code. The state code is the first two digits of the five digit FIPS code.
Municipality Boundary:@computed_region_amqz_jbr4:@computed_region_amqz_jbr4Number
Benchmark Yearbenchmark_yearbenchmark_yearNumberOn an annual basis, many of the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics cooperative programs’ estimated data are aligned to known, universal data, i.e., benchmarked. The LAUS data are recalculated using the benchmarked source data. The Benchmark Year represents the year of the source data for LAUS calculations.
County Codecounty_codecounty_codeTextThe code that represents the county. There are 67 counties in Pennsylvania. They are numbered 01 thru 67, and 00 identifies the statewide total.
Unemployment Rateunemployment_rateunemployment_rateNumberThe unemployed divided by the labor force.
Labor Forcelabor_forcelabor_forceNumberCount of persons classified as employed or unemployed.
County FIPS Codecounty_fipscounty_fipsTextFIPS code. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code, used by the United States government to uniquely identify counties, is provided with each entry. FIPS codes are five-digit numbers; for Pennsylvania the codes start with 42 and are completed with the three-digit county code. The County FIPS is the last three digits of the five digit FIPS and the code 000 is for statewide.
Area Namearea_namearea_nameTextThe name of the State or the County name that represents this line of data.
Pennsylvania County Boundaries:@computed_region_nmsq_hqvv:@computed_region_nmsq_hqvvNumber
Calendar Yearcalendar_yearcalendar_yearNumberRepresents the period inclusive of January 1st through December 31st.
LatitudelatitudelatitudeTextThis is a generic latitude point for the county so that a map can be created.
UnemployedunemployedunemployedNumberCount of persons aged 16 years and older who had no employment, were available for work, and had made specific efforts to find employment. Includes persons who were waiting to be recalled to jobs from which they had been laid off.
 
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