Maryland: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Maryland
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

2,591.0 2,595.0 2,592.5 2,592.1 2,594.9 2,595.1 2,593.9 2,597.0 2,597.5 2,598.2 2,605.0 2,609.3

2014

2,603.2 2,604.2 2,607.7 2,618.3 2,611.5 2,619.2 2,607.7 2,608.9 2,610.5 (P) 2,611.9    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

146.4 146.6 146.4 147.8 148.1 148.2 148.2 148.5 148.7 150.6 151.9 154.0

2014

152.6 149.1 149.2 152.4 152.9 153.6 153.9 154.7 152.4 (P) 152.1    

Manufacturing

 

2013

107.2 107.3 106.9 106.7 106.6 106.4 106.2 106.2 106.2 105.7 105.3 104.9

2014

104.1 104.2 103.8 103.6 102.9 102.6 102.8 101.9 103.0 (P) 103.4    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

451.0 451.4 450.6 450.1 450.7 450.1 451.9 452.2 451.5 450.7 451.7 452.1

2014

448.6 446.8 448.9 450.9 448.7 449.7 450.3 447.7 447.7 (P) 448.9    

Information

 

2013

40.4 40.1 39.9 39.8 39.6 39.3 39.2 39.2 39.0 38.7 38.5 38.3

2014

37.6 37.0 37.1 36.5 36.2 36.3 36.0 36.0 35.5 (P) 35.8    

Financial Activities

 

2013

144.8 144.8 144.7 144.9 144.9 145.2 145.3 145.2 145.2 146.6 146.5 146.9

2014

145.6 146.4 147.1 147.4 148.7 150.2 151.0 150.5 150.9 (P) 149.6    

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

415.9 418.5 418.9 415.9 416.0 416.0 415.9 416.9 416.8 415.6 419.6 420.1

2014

420.4 420.7 421.5 425.4 422.1 421.8 420.9 419.6 421.7 (P) 424.3    

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

417.7 418.2 418.4 418.5 420.2 419.4 419.9 420.9 421.1 421.4 421.7 421.8

2014

423.8 424.0 422.5 423.2 423.4 428.5 425.7 428.4 427.3 (P) 428.5    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

251.7 252.7 252.0 252.6 252.6 255.1 254.7 253.6 253.3 256.7 256.0 257.1

2014

257.4 260.5 258.9 258.9 261.0 260.8 260.6 260.4 259.5 (P) 259.7    

Other Services

 

2013

110.9 110.9 110.6 110.6 110.5 110.4 110.6 110.6 110.7 109.8 110.8 110.5

2014

110.0 108.8 110.0 109.9 110.3 110.6 111.3 110.8 110.5 (P) 110.1    

Government

 

2013

505.0 504.5 504.1 505.2 505.7 505.0 502.0 503.7 505.0 502.4 503.0 503.6

2014

503.1 506.7 508.7 510.1 505.3 505.1 495.2 498.9 502.0 (P) 499.5    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Maryland
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

 

2013

3,141,368 3,141,186 3,140,441 3,139,079 3,136,530 3,132,832 3,128,318 3,123,364 3,118,343 3,113,940 3,109,789 3,107,008

2014

3,109,348 3,109,151 3,108,307 3,110,588 3,115,794 3,113,289 3,106,443 3,105,805 3,103,067 (P) 3,100,417    

Employment

 

2013

2,927,444 2,928,690 2,929,100 2,928,528 2,925,976 2,922,014 2,918,215 2,916,002 2,915,460 2,916,090 2,917,112 2,919,013

2014

2,927,735 2,933,498 2,934,224 2,939,047 2,940,369 2,933,137 2,916,584 2,906,229 2,908,870 (P) 2,915,305    

Unemployment

 

2013

213,924 212,496 211,341 210,551 210,554 210,818 210,103 207,362 202,883 197,850 192,677 187,995

2014

181,613 175,653 174,083 171,541 175,425 180,152 189,859 199,576 194,197 (P) 185,112    

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

6.8 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.2 6.1

2014

5.8 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.6 5.8 6.1 6.4 6.3 (P) 6.0    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary