District of Columbia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2014

739.2 743.9 747.6 752.8 754.5 749.8 758.9 744.3 757.3 764.9 767.8 764.0 753.8

2015

752.9 758.5 (P) 759.2                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2014

13.8 13.7 13.9 13.9 14.1 14.4 14.9 14.9 14.6 14.6 14.5 14.1 14.3

2015

13.9 13.9 (P) 13.9                    

Manufacturing

 

2014

1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0

2015

1.0 1.0 (P) 1.0                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

29.5 29.5 29.8 30.4 30.3 30.7 30.1 30.4 30.6 31.6 32.6 33.2 30.7

2015

31.7 31.3 (P) 31.4                    

Information

 

2014

17.1 17.1 17.1 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.5 17.2 17.1 16.9 17.0 17.0 17.2

2015

17.0 17.1 (P) 16.9                    

Financial Activities

 

2014

29.7 29.8 30.0 30.0 30.2 30.4 30.7 30.6 30.5 30.6 30.7 30.6 30.3

2015

30.4 30.4 (P) 30.6                    

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

153.7 154.6 155.2 156.1 156.6 158.6 159.1 158.1 158.4 160.8 161.5 160.9 157.8

2015

159.4 160.2 (P) 161.3                    

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

127.4 129.0 129.3 130.1 129.5 120.7 118.5 118.0 128.8 132.0 133.8 131.3 127.4

2015

126.5 131.4 (P) 130.7                    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

65.4 66.5 68.3 71.6 72.2 71.5 70.1 70.4 70.9 71.3 70.2 69.3 69.8

2015

67.1 67.7 (P) 67.6                    

Other Services

 

2014

69.0 69.7 69.7 70.1 70.3 71.2 71.3 70.9 70.6 71.0 70.9 70.0 70.4

2015

70.5 70.5 (P) 70.7                    

Government

 

2014

232.6 233.0 233.3 232.4 233.0 233.9 245.7 232.8 234.8 235.1 235.6 236.6 234.9

2015

235.4 235.0 (P) 235.1                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2014

370,722 373,043 371,737 369,967 372,208 379,139 384,046 378,678 380,392 383,208 384,217 382,019 377,448

2015

384,458 386,964 (P) 381,558                    

Employment

 

2014

340,845 342,877 342,509 343,453 344,830 348,944 352,841 348,029 350,026 353,645 354,939 353,654 348,049

2015

353,604 355,441 (P) 353,882                    

Unemployment

 

2014

29,877 30,166 29,228 26,514 27,378 30,195 31,205 30,649 30,366 29,563 29,278 28,365 29,399

2015

30,854 31,523 (P) 27,676                    

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

8.1 8.1 7.9 7.2 7.4 8.0 8.1 8.1 8.0 7.7 7.6 7.4 7.8

2015

8.0 8.1 (P) 7.3                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary