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

2015

755.8 759.8 762.2 767.3 770.0 764.3 775.6 759.1 766.6 772.0 773.3 771.2 766.4

2016

767.6 770.9 772.6 779.3 777.5 775.3 784.1 772.7 781.5 (p)785.6      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2015

13.6 13.5 13.6 14.1 14.4 14.6 14.8 15.0 14.6 14.5 14.3 14.2 14.3

2016

14.1 14.0 14.2 14.3 14.2 14.4 14.6 14.6 14.4 (p)14.4      

Manufacturing

2015

1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1

2016

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 (p)1.2      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

31.4 31.3 31.3 31.4 31.5 31.9 32.1 32.0 32.5 33.0 33.9 34.4 32.2

2016

33.3 33.2 32.9 33.4 34.0 33.7 33.6 33.7 33.5 (p)33.4      

Information

2015

16.6 16.7 16.7 17.0 17.2 17.3 17.3 17.2 17.1 17.0 17.1 17.0 17.0

2016

16.9 17.0 17.0 16.9 16.7 17.1 17.1 16.9 16.9 (p)16.8      

Financial Activities

2015

30.2 30.4 30.5 30.0 30.1 30.3 30.6 30.4 30.1 30.3 30.2 30.6 30.3

2016

30.5 30.2 30.5 30.6 30.4 30.3 30.9 31.1 30.9 (p)30.7      

Professional & Business Services

2015

158.2 159.3 159.5 160.8 161.7 163.6 163.0 162.6 161.6 162.9 163.5 162.0 161.6

2016

160.9 161.6 161.5 163.2 165.3 164.7 164.5 163.8 164.7 (p)166.3      

Educational & Health Services

2015

129.0 130.6 130.9 132.1 131.3 121.5 121.0 119.9 128.0 130.4 131.0 128.9 127.9

2016

128.5 131.8 132.5 133.0 128.8 124.0 123.0 122.7 130.0 (p)132.3      

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

70.1 70.4 71.8 74.0 75.0 74.7 73.4 73.7 73.3 73.8 73.1 73.8 73.1

2016

73.5 73.2 74.0 76.4 76.1 76.1 74.6 74.8 75.7 (p)75.9      

Other Services

2015

70.2 70.6 70.7 70.8 71.1 72.1 72.0 71.1 71.0 71.1 70.7 70.6 71.0

2016

70.0 69.7 70.6 70.5 70.3 71.2 71.7 71.8 71.9 (p)71.6      

Government

2015

235.5 236.0 236.1 236.0 236.6 237.2 250.3 236.1 237.2 237.9 238.4 238.6 238.0

2016

238.7 239.0 238.2 239.8 240.5 242.6 252.9 242.1 242.3 (p)243.0      

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

2015

384,871 386,773 384,644 384,502 384,242 390,496 395,770 389,855 387,821 390,409 391,291 389,975 388,388

2016

392,210 394,707 393,819 395,998 392,578 399,299 399,472 390,102 389,882 (p)399,144      

Employment

2015

355,041 357,488 357,431 359,565 358,881 362,960 367,749 362,829 361,489 364,426 365,446 365,222 361,544

2016

366,234 367,493 368,951 374,231 372,209 374,892 374,712 364,672 364,505 (p)374,537      

Unemployment

2015

29,830 29,285 27,213 24,937 25,361 27,536 28,021 27,026 26,332 25,983 25,845 24,753 26,844

2016

25,976 27,214 24,868 21,767 20,369 24,407 24,760 25,430 25,377 (p)24,607      

Unemployment Rate

2015

7.8 7.6 7.1 6.5 6.6 7.1 7.1 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.3 6.9

2016

6.6 6.9 6.3 5.5 5.2 6.1 6.2 6.5 6.5 (p)6.2      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary