Virginia



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Feb
12

Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – December 2015

In December, Arlington County, Va., had the lowest unemployment rate in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, D.C.-Va.-Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area at 2.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor S

Feb
09

Union Members in Virginia – 2015

In 2015, union members accounted for 5.4 percent of wage and salary workers in Virginia, compared with 4.9 percent in 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Feb
01

Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area – December 2015

Total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 2.4 percent in the Washington-Baltimore-Northern Virginia, D.C.-Md.-Va.-W.Va., metropolitan area for the year ended December 2015.

Virginia Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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4,243.5 4,233.6 4,223.1 4,218.7 4,222.8 (P) 4,231.7

Employment (1)

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4,041.3 4,041.6 4,041.0 4,041.4 4,047.5 (P) 4,055.3

Unemployment (1)

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202.2 192.0 182.1 177.2 175.2 (P) 176.4

Unemployment Rate (2)

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4.8 4.5 4.3 4.2 4.1 (P) 4.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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3,817.0 3,814.4 3,815.5 3,833.6 3,849.3 (P) 3,856.1

12-month % change

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1.1 1.0 1.0 (4) 1.4 (4) 1.4 (P) (4) 1.5

Mining and Logging (3)

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8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.1 (P) 8.1

12-month % change

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-11.7 -11.7 -12.6 (4) -10.8 (4) -12.9 (P) (4) -12.0

Construction (3)

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187.0 184.1 185.3 184.3 185.6 (P) 186.2

12-month % change

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5.5 3.7 4.0 2.4 3.2 (P) 4.4

Manufacturing (3)

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235.2 234.7 234.2 234.3 235.8 (P) 234.0

12-month % change

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1.4 1.3 1.0 1.3 1.6 (P) 0.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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645.5 645.9 646.6 651.7 656.2 (P) 655.3

12-month % change

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0.3 0.3 0.5 1.1 0.3 (P) 0.1

Information (3)

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71.6 70.0 70.0 69.9 70.2 (P) 70.0

12-month % change

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0.4 -1.8 -2.0 -0.4 -0.6 (P) -0.7

Financial Activities (3)

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196.9 195.8 196.6 199.3 199.5 (P) 200.0

12-month % change

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1.9 1.2 1.5 3.2 3.1 (P) 3.3

Professional & Business Services (3)

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684.1 687.7 682.1 692.6 695.0 (P) 701.8

12-month % change

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0.5 1.2 0.5 2.7 2.6 (P) 3.7

Education & Health Services (3)

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506.0 504.6 506.7 506.6 507.7 (P) 508.0

12-month % change

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2.0 1.9 2.3 1.5 1.8 (P) 1.7

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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373.7 374.0 378.7 380.7 384.6 (P) 385.7

12-month % change

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0.8 0.8 1.9 2.1 2.3 (P) 2.2

Other Services (3)

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199.0 198.3 198.4 197.7 199.1 (P) 199.8

12-month % change

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1.9 1.1 1.1 0.7 1.0 (P) 1.5

Government (3)

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709.7 711.0 708.6 708.2 707.5 (P) 707.2

12-month % change

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0.3 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.0 (P) -0.1

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Correction
(P) Preliminary

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