Maryland: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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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 2,613.3 2,618.3 (P) 2,629.3

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

152.6 149.1 149.2 152.4 152.9 153.6 153.9 154.7 152.4 152.5 153.1 (P) 156.1

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

104.1 104.2 103.8 103.6 102.9 102.6 102.8 101.9 103.0 103.5 103.3 (P) 103.8

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

448.6 446.8 448.9 450.9 448.7 449.7 450.3 447.7 447.7 448.8 450.7 (P) 451.3

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 35.7 35.6 (P) 35.5

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

145.6 146.4 147.1 147.4 148.7 150.2 151.0 150.5 150.9 149.6 149.7 (P) 149.3

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

420.4 420.7 421.5 425.4 422.1 421.8 420.9 419.6 421.7 424.8 427.0 (P) 426.6

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

423.8 424.0 422.5 423.2 423.4 428.5 425.7 428.4 427.3 428.9 429.4 (P) 432.3

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

257.4 260.5 258.9 258.9 261.0 260.8 260.6 260.4 259.5 259.8 257.6 (P) 262.2

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

110.0 108.8 110.0 109.9 110.3 110.6 111.3 110.8 110.5 110.2 111.0 (P) 110.9

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

503.1 506.7 508.7 510.1 505.3 505.1 495.2 498.9 502.0 499.5 500.9 (P) 501.3

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

3,124,112 3,123,889 3,123,107 3,121,788 3,119,995 3,118,003 3,115,979 3,113,850 3,111,540 3,109,103 3,106,588 3,104,192

2014

3,102,132 3,100,708 3,100,223 3,100,628 3,101,514 3,102,455 3,103,206 3,103,733 3,104,106 3,104,397 3,104,588 3,104,839

Employment

 

2013

2,911,793 2,912,240 2,912,551 2,912,924 2,913,196 2,913,343 2,913,493 2,913,690 2,913,919 2,914,087 2,914,209 2,914,424

2014

2,914,931 2,915,814 2,917,012 2,918,470 2,920,287 2,922,467 2,924,710 2,926,847 2,928,870 2,930,788 2,932,433 2,933,766

Unemployment

 

2013

212,319 211,649 210,556 208,864 206,799 204,660 202,486 200,160 197,621 195,016 192,379 189,768

2014

187,201 184,894 183,211 182,158 181,227 179,988 178,496 176,886 175,236 173,609 172,155 171,073

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

6.8 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.1

2014

6.0 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.5