Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach non-farm payroll employees increase by 3% since last year


The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of February in the Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach metropolitan statistical area was 168,600, a 3 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Last February, Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach reported 163,700 workers on non-farm payrolls.

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.

Overall, South Carolina reported 2.15 million people employed on non-farm payrolls in February.

South Carolina Employees on Non-Farm Payrolls 2019 vs. 2018
February 2019 (In thousands)
February 2018 (In thousands)
Percent Change
2150.4
2119.8
1.4
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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