Philadelphia has a higher unemployment

rate than both Pennsylvania and the

United States as a whole

2015

4.8%

5.4%

6.7%

Unemployment Rates

2014

2014

This left 42,900 adults looking for work in Philadelphia

Unemployment rates in Philadelphia by age

Young Adults are the

largest unemployed

population in the city

The Adopted 2015 Budget provides

$2M to Summer Employment Programs

for City Youth

In Philadelphia there are

Healthcare and Education make up nearly a third of the jobs in Philadelphia

More Women aged 16 and up are employed in Philadelphia than Men

Created by Temple University's Photography Seminar class of 2015