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Labor Statistics for the Capital Region Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington Counties

From December 2016 to December 2017, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA rose 3,800
or 0.8 percent, while the number of private sector jobs jumped 3,100 or 0.8 percent. During this same period, the number of nonfarm jobs in the Glens Falls MSA rose 100 or 0.2 percent, while the number of private sector jobs jumped 200 or 0.5 percent. The tables below present additional industry details.

 

Albany-Schenectady-Troy MSA Industries by Job Gains:
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction +400
Manufacturing +300
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities -600
Information -100
Financial Activities +500
Professional and Business Services -1,200
Educational and Health Services +800
Leisure and Hospitality +2,800
Other Services +200
Government +700

 

Glens Falls MSA Industries by Job Gains:
Natural Resources, Mining and Construction 0
Manufacturing 0
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities +100
Information 0
Financial Activities +100
Professional and Business Services 0
Educational and Health Services -200
Leisure and Hospitality +100
Other Services +100
Government -100

Special Interest to the Capital Region

For more information, please contact:

James Ross
NYS Department of Labor
175 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: (518) 242-8245
E-mail:James.Ross@labor.ny.gov

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