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Payroll Employment by Metropolitan Statistical Area

 

 

 

 

 

12-month percent change, April 2007

 

 

 

 

Cleveland

Columbus

Cincinnati

Dayton

Toledo

Pittsburgh

Lexington

U.S.

Total Nonfarm

–0.4

0.5

0.3

–0.8

0.2

0.4

2.0

1.5

 

Goods-producing

–2.1

–1.8

–1.3

–2.4

–0.5

–1.3

0.2

–0.2

 

 

Manufacturing

–2.7

–1.5

–0.8

–2.8

–1.4

–1.3

0.0

–0.7

 

 

 

Natural resources, mining, and construction

0.5

–2.4

–2.4

–0.7

2.7

1.5

0.8

0.8

 

Service-providing

0.0

0.8

0.7

–0.4

0.3

0.7

2.4

1.8

 

 

 

Trade, transportation, and utilities

0.0

0.7

–0.1

–3.3

0.0

–0.2

–0.7

0.9

 

 

 

Information

0.0

–2.1

–3.2

0.9

5.0

–0.9

8.7

0.8

 

 

 

Financial activities

–0.8

–0.8

–1.1

1.0

–0.8

–1.9

2.7

1.6

 

 

 

Professional and business services

–0.1

2.1

0.5

–0.2

0.9

1.2

3.0

2.2

 

 

 

Education and health services

1.0

0.8

3.4

-0.2

1.2

2.4

1.0

2.7

 

 

 

Leisure and hospitality

0.0

2.1

1.3

2.2

0.3

0.3

5.7

3.3

 

 

 

Other Services

1.4

–1.1

1.4

–0.6

–2.0

–0.2

–2.0

0.6

 

 

 

Government

–1.3

0.7

–0.3

0.0

0.2

0.9

4.7

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April unemployment rate (seasonally adjusted, percent)

5.6

4.8

5.0

5.8

6.2

4.1

4.1

4.5

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