Labor Market Information

If you are looking for employment, want to hire new employees, or need information to make future business decisions, the Southern Alleghenies Workforce Development Board (SAWDB) is your source for local, regional, and statewide data on the workforce.

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry’s Center for Workforce Information and Analysis provides the SAWDB with standard reports on a regular basis.  Additionally, the SAWDB participates in a research consortium that provides access to standard data sets as well as some specialized products that provide in-depth analysis on important topics concerning the employer and employee communities.

The list below provides an outline of the general categories of information for which reports are generally available for the region:

  • Unemployment 
  • Occupational Analysis
  • Migration Patterns
  • Emerging Occupations
  • Demographic Data 
  • Targeted Industry Clusters
  • County Specific Data
  • Labor Market Status Reports 
  • Educational Attainment