Lawrence Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -400
  • Month Over Month: -0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 200
  • Year Over Year: +1.5%
State +3,400
  • Month Over Month: +0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 1,700
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 2.5%
  • Month Over Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.57%
  • Year Over Year: -0.3%
State 3.1%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.1%
  • Year Over Year: -0.2%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance +500
  • From Last Month: +0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 62
  • From Last Year: +0.5%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 7
  • From Last Year: -4.2%
Accommodation & Food Services -200
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 120
  • From Last Year: +5.3%
Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 167
  • From Last Year: +0.1%
Retail Trade 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 6
  • From Last Year: -6.6%
Transportation & Warehousing +800
  • From Last Month: +1.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 59
  • From Last Year: -1.5%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing -100
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 40
  • From Last Year: +2.8%
Goods Producing -100
  • From Last Month: -1.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 6
  • From Last Year: +3.3%
Hospitals +400
  • From Last Month: +0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 51
  • From Last Year: +1.4%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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