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

Total Nonfarm

 

2014

2,543.4 2,556.5 2,580.1 2,613.5 2,640.5 2,649.1 2,625.3 2,625.3 2,635.0 2,648.9 2,654.0 2,655.8 2,619.0

2015

2,582.7 2,602.4 2,617.5 2,657.6 2,683.1 (P) 2,695.9              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2014

142.3 140.8 143.6 149.1 152.0 154.8 155.3 156.4 155.3 154.6 155.6 153.5 151.1

2015

148.2 146.6 147.3 153.7 157.5 (P) 159.3              

Manufacturing

 

2014

103.0 102.8 102.9 103.4 103.7 104.4 104.2 104.3 103.7 103.3 102.3 102.7 103.4

2015

101.5 101.5 100.8 101.8 102.1 (P) 102.9              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

449.4 442.4 445.6 449.3 452.9 457.0 454.6 455.9 454.0 457.8 466.8 473.6 454.9

2015

454.0 449.1 450.6 454.2 458.5 (P) 465.1              

Information

 

2014

39.1 38.0 38.0 37.8 38.4 37.7 38.0 38.7 37.3 37.2 37.5 37.2 37.9

2015

37.0 37.7 37.9 37.8 37.5 (P) 37.9              

Financial Activities

 

2014

143.1 143.0 142.8 143.5 144.1 145.3 145.9 145.8 144.4 144.3 143.9 144.2 144.2

2015

143.1 143.6 143.9 144.8 145.2 (P) 145.8              

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

408.9 411.2 415.1 422.4 426.0 428.9 429.9 431.0 427.2 429.3 429.7 426.0 423.8

2015

418.5 419.8 422.4 431.1 431.4 (P) 436.6              

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

419.8 424.6 427.5 427.7 428.7 423.6 422.2 421.7 426.9 433.8 436.9 438.9 427.7

2015

433.4 436.2 438.3 442.2 441.6 (P) 434.9              

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

237.0 237.4 244.2 256.0 270.6 279.8 280.1 278.4 268.8 261.7 253.4 252.9 260.0

2015

242.2 243.6 249.4 263.1 278.4 (P) 294.8              

Other Services

 

2014

109.9 109.7 110.7 111.7 112.4 113.7 113.7 112.9 113.0 112.6 113.2 113.2 112.2

2015

111.4 110.9 110.5 111.2 111.9 (P) 111.8              

Government

 

2014

490.9 506.6 509.7 512.6 511.7 503.9 481.4 480.2 504.4 514.3 514.7 513.6 503.7

2015

493.4 513.4 516.4 517.7 519.0 (P) 506.8              

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2014

3,088,135 3,086,040 3,101,254 3,086,607 3,110,158 3,141,500 3,167,118 3,131,456 3,107,096 3,117,119 3,107,885 3,091,579 3,111,329

2015

3,099,638 3,100,327 3,110,123 3,116,017 3,142,438 (P) 3,182,083              

Employment

 

2014

2,891,948 2,890,550 2,912,791 2,917,636 2,930,312 2,950,193 2,970,785 2,942,445 2,934,271 2,947,701 2,940,113 2,930,984 2,929,977

2015

2,917,300 2,927,762 2,942,458 2,964,257 2,977,336 (P) 3,003,615              

Unemployment

 

2014

196,187 195,490 188,463 168,971 179,846 191,307 196,333 189,011 172,825 169,418 167,772 160,595 181,352

2015

182,338 172,565 167,665 151,760 165,102 (P) 178,468              

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

6.4 6.3 6.1 5.5 5.8 6.1 6.2 6.0 5.6 5.4 5.4 5.2 5.8

2015

5.9 5.6 5.4 4.9 5.3 (P) 5.6              

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary