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

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

3,760.4 3,769.1 3,765.4 3,769.4 3,763.6 3,761.4 3,764.9 3,768.5 3,766.3 3,763.2 3,769.2 3,768.4

2014

3,762.4 3,769.9 3,765.1 3,767.2 3,765.9 3,774.9 3,788.6 3,783.2 3,776.5 3,772.9 3,791.3 (P) 3,797.3

Mining and Logging

 

2013

10.2 10.2 10.2 10.3 10.3 10.2 10.0 9.9 10.0 9.9 10.0 9.9

2014

10.1 9.9 9.9 10.0 9.9 10.0 10.0 10.1 10.0 9.9 9.8 (P) 10.0

Construction

 

2013

177.7 178.9 177.7 178.0 177.8 177.3 176.7 176.9 176.9 176.4 178.6 178.9

2014

179.0 180.8 179.4 178.3 175.8 177.5 181.8 181.1 180.3 181.5 180.3 (P) 178.1

Manufacturing

 

2013

231.6 231.5 231.2 231.4 231.3 231.0 230.9 230.8 230.0 229.1 229.5 229.2

2014

229.1 228.9 229.5 227.8 228.9 230.8 231.9 231.3 231.9 230.6 232.2 (P) 233.1

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

632.6 635.7 633.7 636.5 637.1 637.7 639.4 640.4 639.9 644.2 641.0 642.7

2014

636.2 637.8 638.8 639.7 641.1 639.2 640.2 637.7 637.3 638.6 644.9 (P) 646.3

Information

 

2013

71.1 72.1 71.6 71.6 71.2 71.1 70.9 71.3 70.8 70.4 69.8 69.7

2014

70.6 71.9 70.9 70.9 70.6 69.3 70.0 70.5 70.6 69.5 69.7 (P) 69.6

Financial Activities

 

2013

191.3 191.6 191.8 192.2 192.1 192.0 192.1 192.2 192.0 192.7 193.1 193.1

2014

194.0 194.2 194.5 193.5 193.9 195.1 193.9 194.6 196.3 195.6 196.8 (P) 196.6

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

683.5 684.5 684.5 683.9 683.3 682.0 678.0 677.8 676.2 669.5 669.1 666.1

2014

660.9 665.7 663.6 664.9 666.1 668.3 669.1 665.7 662.9 657.7 664.7 (P) 664.3

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

493.8 495.0 496.0 495.6 492.4 494.1 496.2 498.1 498.9 499.0 500.9 502.9

2014

510.4 514.0 511.2 510.1 510.2 514.1 516.1 512.9 511.6 514.3 513.2 (P) 514.6

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

366.4 365.5 365.1 365.5 364.5 362.8 365.5 365.7 366.7 368.5 373.2 371.2

2014

366.6 364.3 364.9 366.6 365.2 366.7 368.5 370.0 369.2 369.7 374.8 (P) 378.1

Other Services

 

2013

193.6 193.5 193.4 193.3 193.2 193.5 194.5 194.3 194.3 193.8 194.1 194.7

2014

198.1 197.3 196.1 197.5 197.0 197.0 199.1 200.0 197.6 197.6 197.6 (P) 196.3

Government

 

2013

708.6 710.6 710.2 711.1 710.4 709.7 710.7 711.1 710.6 709.7 709.9 710.0

2014

707.4 705.1 706.3 707.9 707.2 706.9 708.0 709.3 708.8 707.9 707.3 (P) 710.3

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

4,219,475 4,219,583 4,220,833 4,223,599 4,226,795 4,229,466 4,231,196 4,231,889 4,232,141 4,233,072 4,235,298 4,238,636

2014

4,242,152 4,244,612 4,245,220 4,244,003 4,241,681 4,239,309 4,237,392 4,236,219 4,235,502 4,234,864 4,234,179 4,233,884

Employment

 

2013

3,980,808 3,981,627 3,983,537 3,987,013 3,990,813 3,993,843 3,995,942 3,997,540 3,999,487 4,002,401 4,006,512 4,011,387

2014

4,016,105 4,019,584 4,021,045 4,020,755 4,020,050 4,020,261 4,021,515 4,023,534 4,025,770 4,027,887 4,029,661 4,031,086

Unemployment

 

2013

238,667 237,956 237,296 236,586 235,982 235,623 235,254 234,349 232,654 230,671 228,786 227,249

2014

226,047 225,028 224,175 223,248 221,631 219,048 215,877 212,685 209,732 206,977 204,518 202,798

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

5.7 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.4

2014

5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.8