Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Wilmington, Del.-Md.-N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

332.6 333.6 336.6 339.9 341.4 340.6 339.1 339.8 342.1 345.0 348.5 348.2 340.6

2014

338.5 339.5 342.9 347.1 350.8 351.4 349.5 350.6 351.9 (P) 353.0      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

14.7 14.4 14.6 15.4 15.3 15.4 15.7 15.9 15.8 16.1 16.4 16.1 15.5

2014

14.9 14.6 14.9 16.0 16.5 16.5 17.2 17.4 16.8 (P) 16.7      

Manufacturing

 

2013

18.4 18.4 18.3 18.4 18.3 18.5 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.6 18.4 18.5 18.4

2014

18.4 18.4 18.5 18.4 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.6 18.5 (P) 18.5      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

60.6 60.0 60.5 61.0 61.3 61.2 60.9 61.5 62.1 62.5 63.4 64.5 61.6

2014

61.6 60.8 61.5 61.6 62.1 62.5 61.9 63.0 63.6 (P) 64.4      

Information

 

2013

4.6 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.5

2014

4.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.3 (P) 4.3      

Financial Activities

 

2013

39.6 40.0 39.9 39.9 39.9 40.3 40.7 40.7 40.4 40.6 40.8 41.1 40.3

2014

40.6 40.8 40.9 41.1 41.2 41.6 41.4 41.8 41.8 (P) 41.9      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

50.1 49.6 50.3 50.9 50.9 51.1 51.5 52.0 51.6 52.9 54.8 54.7 51.7

2014

52.9 52.9 53.3 54.1 54.6 55.2 55.1 55.3 55.6 (P) 55.0      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

56.0 56.4 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.5 56.5 56.7 56.7 56.9 57.4 57.6 56.7

2014

57.2 57.3 57.6 57.9 58.1 57.8 58.2 57.9 58.0 (P) 58.3      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

28.7 28.8 29.5 30.9 32.2 32.5 33.0 32.6 31.7 30.5 29.6 29.0 30.8

2014

27.8 28.1 28.7 30.5 32.3 33.4 33.2 33.2 31.9 (P) 31.3      

Other Services

 

2013

14.9 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.2 15.1 15.1 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0

2014

14.9 14.8 14.9 14.9 15.0 15.2 15.1 15.2 15.0 (P) 15.0      

Government

 

2013

45.0 46.4 47.3 47.3 47.4 45.4 42.8 42.4 46.0 47.5 48.3 47.3 46.1

2014

45.8 47.5 48.3 48.3 48.2 46.3 44.5 43.8 46.4 (P) 47.6      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Wilmington, Del.-Md.-N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

360,731 358,620 358,386 358,142 355,320 356,387 356,852 354,416 352,817 354,087 357,181 356,696 356,636

2014

357,453 357,097 358,863 358,695 359,075 362,559 363,580 364,228 (P) 361,222        

Employment

 

2013

331,345 330,695 332,230 333,571 331,399 329,585 330,030 329,349 329,241 330,825 336,004 335,514 331,649

2014

333,520 333,892 336,250 337,994 337,821 338,853 339,261 339,465 (P) 338,835        

Unemployment

 

2013

29,386 27,925 26,156 24,571 23,921 26,802 26,822 25,067 23,576 23,262 21,177 21,182 24,987

2014

23,933 23,205 22,613 20,701 21,254 23,706 24,319 24,763 (P) 22,387        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

8.1 7.8 7.3 6.9 6.7 7.5 7.5 7.1 6.7 6.6 5.9 5.9 7.0

2014

6.7 6.5 6.3 5.8 5.9 6.5 6.7 6.8 (P) 6.2        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

New Castle County, Del.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

276,874 275,582 275,565 276,063 273,945 274,982 274,332 272,863 271,581 273,086 275,620 274,968 274,622

2014

275,614 275,505 277,016 277,282 277,430 280,938 281,120 281,778 (P) 279,689        

Employment

 

2013

256,821 256,137 257,144 258,294 256,048 254,536 254,229 253,836 253,759 255,270 259,808 259,367 256,271

2014

258,443 258,864 260,641 261,874 261,119 262,365 262,448 262,734 (P) 262,045        

Unemployment

 

2013

20,053 19,445 18,421 17,769 17,897 20,446 20,103 19,027 17,822 17,816 15,812 15,601 18,351

2014

17,171 16,641 16,375 15,408 16,311 18,573 18,672 19,044 (P) 17,644        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

7.2 7.1 6.7 6.4 6.5 7.4 7.3 7.0 6.6 6.5 5.7 5.7 6.7

2014

6.2 6.0 5.9 5.6 5.9 6.6 6.6 6.8 (P) 6.3        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Cecil County, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

52,073 51,566 51,532 51,268 50,732 51,117 51,606 50,892 50,862 50,785 51,004 50,986 51,202

2014

51,198 50,807 50,994 50,761 51,010 50,953 51,344 51,322 (P) 50,604        

Employment

 

2013

46,739 46,673 47,068 47,163 47,266 47,206 47,599 47,303 47,431 47,365 47,787 47,626 47,269

2014

47,233 47,003 47,346 47,558 48,087 47,820 47,968 47,814 (P) 47,949        

Unemployment

 

2013

5,334 4,893 4,464 4,105 3,466 3,911 4,007 3,589 3,431 3,420 3,217 3,360 3,933

2014

3,965 3,804 3,648 3,203 2,923 3,133 3,376 3,508 (P) 2,655        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

10.2 9.5 8.7 8.0 6.8 7.7 7.8 7.1 6.7 6.7 6.3 6.6 7.7

2014

7.7 7.5 7.2 6.3 5.7 6.1 6.6 6.8 (P) 5.2        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Salem County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

31,784 31,472 31,289 30,811 30,643 30,288 30,914 30,661 30,374 30,216 30,557 30,742 30,812

2014

30,641 30,785 30,853 30,652 30,635 30,668 31,116 31,128 (P) 30,929        

Employment

 

2013

27,785 27,885 28,018 28,114 28,085 27,843 28,202 28,210 28,051 28,190 28,409 28,521 28,109

2014

27,844 28,025 28,263 28,562 28,615 28,668 28,845 28,917 (P) 28,841        

Unemployment

 

2013

3,999 3,587 3,271 2,697 2,558 2,445 2,712 2,451 2,323 2,026 2,148 2,221 2,703

2014

2,797 2,760 2,590 2,090 2,020 2,000 2,271 2,211 (P) 2,088        

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

12.6 11.4 10.5 8.8 8.3 8.1 8.8 8.0 7.6 6.7 7.0 7.2 8.8

2014

9.1 9.0 8.4 6.8 6.6 6.5 7.3 7.1 (P) 6.8        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The Wilmington, Del.-Md.-N.J Metropolitan Division (MD) includes New Castle County in Delaware; Cecil County in Maryland; and Salem County in New Jersey.