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

Total Nonfarm

2015

3,758.3 3,766.5 3,780.0 3,832.7 3,852.2 3,866.7 3,865.6 3,864.0 3,873.1 3,901.0 3,927.6 3,926.6 3,851.2

2016

3,848.1 3,861.4 3,886.3 3,914.0 3,927.0 3,955.9 3,933.1 3,927.4 3,942.8 (p)3,967.5      

Mining & Logging

2015

9.4 9.3 9.2 9.1 9.0 8.9 9.1 9.1 8.9 8.9 8.7 8.6 9.0

2016

8.5 8.3 8.2 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 (p)8.0      

Construction

2015

173.3 172.9 175.2 182.8 185.9 187.5 190.2 189.8 188.3 186.6 186.6 185.2 183.7

2016

177.2 177.8 181.9 184.1 187.8 189.3 191.4 190.9 190.1 (p)190.8      

Manufacturing

2015

230.7 230.4 231.0 232.2 232.7 234.0 234.5 234.2 234.1 234.2 235.0 233.8 233.1

2016

231.3 229.6 229.8 228.6 229.4 229.9 230.6 231.1 229.7 (p)229.4      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

643.2 635.1 635.6 641.5 648.0 652.8 656.9 657.7 655.5 665.2 682.4 686.5 655.0

2016

663.7 655.6 660.9 665.9 669.2 674.4 674.8 675.6 672.0 (p)679.9      

Information

2015

70.0 69.5 69.2 69.3 70.0 69.8 70.6 69.9 69.1 69.2 69.8 69.6 69.7

2016

68.6 69.1 68.7 68.1 66.6 69.4 69.8 69.0 67.8 (p)67.6      

Financial Activities

2015

194.1 194.8 195.2 195.8 197.1 198.7 200.1 199.7 198.3 199.7 199.0 199.7 197.7

2016

199.4 199.2 200.3 199.2 199.7 201.5 201.4 201.2 200.8 (p)201.0      

Professional & Business Services

2015

678.0 678.8 681.1 692.8 695.6 697.7 703.4 704.0 699.0 709.8 714.7 717.4 697.7

2016

704.3 708.8 707.9 711.8 718.3 726.1 727.3 729.3 726.0 (p)734.9      

Educational & Health Services

2015

504.6 506.6 507.7 511.6 503.6 500.8 505.2 508.5 515.4 521.3 523.5 522.8 511.0

2016

521.7 526.3 524.5 527.3 519.1 521.6 521.2 521.4 529.8 (p)536.7      

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

354.7 356.4 363.0 378.5 392.7 403.0 408.4 407.4 394.6 388.4 383.7 381.6 384.4

2016

368.1 368.4 380.9 393.3 403.5 415.6 413.4 410.6 401.9 (p)395.5      

Other Services

2015

193.9 194.0 195.5 196.6 198.4 200.2 201.5 201.0 199.0 198.6 200.6 200.2 198.3

2016

197.6 200.0 201.9 203.6 204.5 205.7 206.8 205.3 203.9 (p)203.3      

Government

2015

706.4 718.7 717.3 722.5 719.2 713.3 685.7 682.7 710.9 719.1 723.6 721.2 711.7

2016

707.7 718.3 721.3 723.8 720.6 714.1 688.1 684.7 712.5 (p)720.4      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2015

4,228,249 4,233,936 4,242,173 4,251,938 4,282,734 4,268,927 4,276,693 4,230,497 4,203,877 4,221,613 4,220,907 4,224,090 4,240,470

2016

4,207,934 4,215,927 4,236,058 4,204,131 4,216,397 4,249,400 4,268,491 4,229,385 4,218,301 (p)4,245,351      

Employment

2015

4,010,733 4,021,917 4,040,650 4,069,292 4,083,566 4,070,796 4,083,032 4,046,448 4,029,593 4,051,723 4,056,098 4,059,044 4,051,908

2016

4,024,713 4,037,174 4,060,028 4,059,445 4,064,175 4,081,432 4,097,527 4,056,684 4,048,905 (p)4,070,717      

Unemployment

2015

217,516 212,019 201,523 182,646 199,168 198,131 193,661 184,049 174,284 169,890 164,809 165,046 188,562

2016

183,221 178,753 176,030 144,686 152,222 167,968 170,964 172,701 169,396 (p)174,634      

Unemployment Rate

2015

5.1 5.0 4.8 4.3 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.9 4.4

2016

4.4 4.2 4.2 3.4 3.6 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.0 (p)4.1      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary