Arizona's non-farm payroll employees increase by 2.1% since July


Arizona reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of August was 2,920,100, a 2.1 percent increase over last month, according to a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report.

Arizona reported 2,860,500 workers on non-farm payrolls in July.

Statistics were compiled from reports from the civilian labor force and unemployment data, both of which heavily relied on household surveys. The data is not seasonally adjusted.

Employment data is gleaned from an establishment survey that measures non-farm employment, hours and earnings by industry. The data is also based on payroll jobs and such factors as where the establishments are located.

Employees on Non-Farm Payrolls in Arizona (August vs. July 2019)
Metropolitan Statistical Area
August 2019 (In thousands)
July 2019 (In thousands)
Percent Change
Flagstaff
69.2
67.7
2.2
Lake Havasu City-Kingman
52.3
51.7
1.2
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale
2158.3
2117.7
1.9
Prescott
66.3
65.5
1.2
Sierra Vista-Douglas
33.6
32.7
2.8
Tucson
386.9
377.3
2.5
Yuma
55.3
54.1
2.2
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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