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

Total Nonfarm

 

2014

3,945.6 3,939.7 3,941.3 3,956.3 3,966.3 3,963.1 3,966.5 3,967.1 3,969.7 3,974.3 3,982.1 3,982.3

2015

3,987.9 (P) 3,994.1                    

Construction

 

2014

138.1 137.7 138.5 140.2 141.9 142.3 143.5 144.0 145.4 141.8 144.3 144.3

2015

150.1 (P) 152.2                    

Manufacturing

 

2014

243.3 242.9 242.5 242.5 242.7 242.5 242.7 242.2 241.7 241.7 241.6 242.0

2015

243.2 (P) 242.6                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

831.8 830.1 833.1 836.3 837.6 837.2 837.3 839.2 838.2 840.6 842.8 844.5

2015

848.5 (P) 852.2                    

Information

 

2014

75.5 75.2 75.0 75.6 75.5 75.1 74.9 74.9 74.7 75.1 74.6 74.3

2015

74.0 (P) 74.8                    

Financial Activities

 

2014

247.9 247.0 246.7 246.4 246.6 246.3 246.4 246.2 246.4 248.0 249.2 246.6

2015

246.7 (P) 244.7                    

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

634.8 634.3 629.3 635.4 637.2 636.3 637.1 635.2 637.1 636.6 637.7 637.4

2015

629.2 (P) 628.2                    

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

630.5 629.5 632.2 633.4 634.4 635.1 635.3 635.2 637.0 638.0 638.7 640.5

2015

641.3 (P) 641.1                    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

357.3 356.3 357.3 357.9 360.5 358.7 358.4 357.9 356.8 358.5 358.6 358.2

2015

360.0 (P) 362.6                    

Other Services

 

2014

167.0 166.7 167.4 168.0 168.5 168.6 168.8 168.9 169.5 170.4 170.5 170.6

2015

170.5 (P) 171.9                    

Government

 

2014

618.0 618.6 617.8 619.2 619.9 619.5 620.7 621.9 621.4 622.2 622.6 622.5

2015

623.0 (P) 622.4                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2014

4,490,921 4,493,308 4,496,943 4,501,043 4,505,745 4,511,513 4,517,944 4,524,290 4,529,890 4,534,405 4,537,818 4,540,462

2015

4,548,134 (P) 4,548,103                    

Employment

 

2014

4,173,552 4,180,743 4,189,244 4,198,291 4,207,640 4,217,100 4,225,604 4,232,925 4,239,601 4,245,935 4,251,453 4,255,733

2015

4,260,830 (P) 4,257,052                    

Unemployment

 

2014

317,369 312,565 307,699 302,752 298,105 294,413 292,340 291,365 290,289 288,470 286,365 284,729

2015

287,304 (P) 291,051                    

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

7.1 7.0 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.3

2015

6.3 (P) 6.4                    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary