Camden, NJ: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2015

504.1 504.7 509.0 516.9 523.7 527.7 514.6 515.1 521.3 526.8 528.1 529.0 518.4

2016

518.7 521.2 524.6 529.3 535.6 544.0 530.6 530.3 531.9 (p)536.3      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2015

19.2 19.1 19.7 21.0 21.9 22.1 22.7 22.8 22.5 22.7 22.4 21.8 21.5

2016

20.2 20.8 20.8 22.5 23.6 23.9 23.2 23.8 24.0 (p)23.4      

Manufacturing

2015

35.1 35.0 35.3 35.5 35.6 35.9 35.9 35.9 35.8 36.7 36.6 36.7 35.8

2016

36.5 36.4 36.8 36.7 36.9 37.1 37.3 37.1 37.2 (p)37.2      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2015

112.4 111.0 111.6 113.0 114.6 115.8 114.5 114.7 115.3 115.7 117.2 119.0 114.6

2016

115.4 114.3 115.3 115.6 117.8 119.6 117.7 117.7 117.3 (p)118.4      

Information

2015

7.3 7.3 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.1

2016

7.0 7.0 7.0 7.1 6.8 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 (p)7.0      

Financial Activities

2015

28.1 28.2 28.4 28.6 28.8 29.0 29.1 28.9 28.7 28.7 28.8 29.0 28.7

2016

28.6 28.7 28.9 28.9 29.1 29.6 29.6 29.7 29.6 (p)29.5      

Professional & Business Services

2015

73.8 73.7 74.5 77.2 78.5 77.9 76.0 76.3 78.7 78.7 78.8 79.3 77.0

2016

78.2 77.9 78.7 80.2 81.9 83.7 83.0 82.8 82.2 (p)82.2      

Educational & Health Services

2015

89.4 89.7 90.4 90.7 91.4 91.7 91.4 91.7 91.5 92.4 92.6 92.7 91.3

2016

91.9 93.0 93.1 92.2 92.9 93.3 93.2 92.2 92.5 (p)93.2      

Leisure & Hospitality

2015

41.7 41.8 42.7 44.1 46.6 48.2 47.5 47.1 45.8 45.6 44.7 43.4 44.9

2016

43.4 43.0 43.9 45.5 46.5 49.3 48.5 48.6 45.7 (p)45.2      

Other Services

2015

18.2 18.1 18.3 18.4 18.6 19.2 18.6 18.5 18.2 17.8 17.9 18.4 18.4

2016

18.0 18.6 18.4 18.7 18.8 19.3 19.1 19.0 18.3 (p)18.6      

Government

2015

78.9 80.8 81.0 81.4 80.7 80.7 71.8 72.1 77.7 81.5 82.1 81.7 79.2

2016

79.5 81.5 81.7 81.9 81.3 81.1 71.9 72.3 78.0 (p)81.6      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2015

635,870 637,022 636,968 637,508 638,800 640,517 638,177 634,764 632,683 638,401 638,474 639,393 637,381

2016

640,906 646,967 649,568 643,490 642,536 648,168 647,454 643,372 638,782 (p)639,499      

Employment

2015

590,377 592,403 594,783 599,959 600,654 603,235 597,972 599,413 599,332 606,993 608,652 610,933 600,392

2016

610,630 616,067 617,203 612,392 610,518 615,469 609,808 607,641 604,513 (p)608,150      

Unemployment

2015

45,493 44,619 42,185 37,549 38,146 37,282 40,205 35,351 33,351 31,408 29,822 28,460 36,989

2016

30,276 30,900 32,365 31,098 32,018 32,699 37,646 35,731 34,269 (p)31,349      

Unemployment Rate

2015

7.2 7.0 6.6 5.9 6.0 5.8 6.3 5.6 5.3 4.9 4.7 4.5 5.8

2016

4.7 4.8 5.0 4.8 5.0 5.0 5.8 5.6 5.4 (p)4.9      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester Counties in New Jersey.

 

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

Burlington County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2015

231,249 231,774 231,977 232,419 233,020 233,574 232,801 231,517 230,846 232,927 232,949 233,257 232,359

2016

233,636 236,016 237,026 234,746 234,633 236,341 236,048 234,486 232,820 (p)233,281      

Employment

2015

216,456 217,275 218,234 220,229 220,527 221,377 219,504 219,812 219,893 222,676 223,285 224,108 220,281

2016

223,870 226,026 226,533 224,648 224,189 225,863 223,732 222,814 221,763 (p)223,135      

Unemployment

2015

14,793 14,499 13,743 12,190 12,493 12,197 13,297 11,705 10,953 10,251 9,664 9,149 12,078

2016

9,766 9,990 10,493 10,098 10,444 10,478 12,316 11,672 11,057 (p)10,146      

Unemployment Rate

2015

6.4 6.3 5.9 5.2 5.4 5.2 5.7 5.1 4.7 4.4 4.1 3.9 5.2

2016

4.2 4.2 4.4 4.3 4.5 4.4 5.2 5.0 4.7 (p)4.3      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Camden County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2015

255,011 255,468 255,316 255,458 255,899 256,557 255,622 254,283 253,365 255,674 255,631 255,965 255,354

2016

256,610 258,962 260,075 257,804 257,177 259,657 259,438 257,892 256,161 (p)256,235      

Employment

2015

235,416 236,189 237,053 239,049 239,338 240,426 238,306 239,037 238,860 241,937 242,584 243,505 239,308

2016

243,484 245,551 245,934 244,137 243,221 245,299 243,097 242,308 240,955 (p)242,382      

Unemployment

2015

19,595 19,279 18,263 16,409 16,561 16,131 17,316 15,246 14,505 13,737 13,047 12,460 16,046

2016

13,126 13,411 14,141 13,667 13,956 14,358 16,341 15,584 15,206 (p)13,853      

Unemployment Rate

2015

7.7 7.5 7.2 6.4 6.5 6.3 6.8 6.0 5.7 5.4 5.1 4.9 6.3

2016

5.1 5.2 5.4 5.3 5.4 5.5 6.3 6.0 5.9 (p)5.4      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Gloucester County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2015

149,610 149,780 149,675 149,631 149,881 150,386 149,754 148,964 148,472 149,800 149,894 150,171 149,669

2016

150,660 151,989 152,467 150,940 150,726 152,170 151,968 150,994 149,801 (p)149,983      

Employment

2015

138,505 138,939 139,496 140,681 140,789 141,432 140,162 140,564 140,579 142,380 142,783 143,320 140,803

2016

143,276 144,490 144,736 143,607 143,108 144,307 142,979 142,519 141,795 (p)142,633      

Unemployment

2015

11,105 10,841 10,179 8,950 9,092 8,954 9,592 8,400 7,893 7,420 7,111 6,851 8,866

2016

7,384 7,499 7,731 7,333 7,618 7,863 8,989 8,475 8,006 (p)7,350      

Unemployment Rate

2015

7.4 7.2 6.8 6.0 6.1 6.0 6.4 5.6 5.3 5.0 4.7 4.6 5.9

2016

4.9 4.9 5.1 4.9 5.1 5.2 5.9 5.6 5.3 (p)4.9      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary