Wilmington, DE-MD-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
Wilmington, Del.-Md.-N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

332.6 333.6 336.6 339.9 341.4 340.6 339.1 339.8 342.1 345.0 348.5 348.2 340.6

2014

338.5 (P) 339.6                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

14.7 14.4 14.6 15.4 15.3 15.4 15.7 15.9 15.8 16.1 16.4 16.1 15.5

2014

14.9 (P) 14.6                      

Manufacturing

 

2013

18.4 18.4 18.3 18.4 18.3 18.5 18.4 18.4 18.4 18.6 18.4 18.5 18.4

2014

18.4 (P) 18.4                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

60.6 60.0 60.5 61.0 61.3 61.2 60.9 61.5 62.1 62.5 63.4 64.5 61.6

2014

61.6 (P) 60.8                      

Information

 

2013

4.6 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.5

2014

4.4 (P) 4.3                      

Financial Activities

 

2013

39.6 40.0 39.9 39.9 39.9 40.3 40.7 40.7 40.4 40.6 40.8 41.1 40.3

2014

40.6 (P) 41.0                      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

50.1 49.6 50.3 50.9 50.9 51.1 51.5 52.0 51.6 52.9 54.8 54.7 51.7

2014

52.9 (P) 53.1                      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

56.0 56.4 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.5 56.5 56.7 56.7 56.9 57.4 57.6 56.7

2014

57.2 (P) 57.5                      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

28.7 28.8 29.5 30.9 32.2 32.5 33.0 32.6 31.7 30.5 29.6 29.0 30.8

2014

27.8 (P) 28.0                      

Other Services

 

2013

14.9 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.2 15.1 15.1 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.0

2014

14.9 (P) 14.8                      

Government

 

2013

45.0 46.4 47.3 47.3 47.4 45.4 42.8 42.4 46.0 47.5 48.3 47.3 46.1

2014

45.8 (P) 47.1                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 361,605 (1) 361,151 (1) 360,031 (1) 360,088 (1) 356,769 357,043 357,054 354,360 352,263 353,390 355,475 (P) 356,051  

2014

357,453 (P) 357,184                      

Employment

 

2013

(1) 331,713 (1) 332,491 (1) 332,565 (1) 334,298 (1) 331,190 328,723 328,712 328,531 328,208 329,691 334,316 (P) 334,827  

2014

333,520 (P) 333,909                      

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 29,892 (1) 28,660 (1) 27,466 (1) 25,790 (1) 25,579 28,320 28,342 25,829 24,055 23,699 21,159 (P) 21,224  

2014

23,933 (P) 23,275                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 8.3 (1) 7.9 (1) 7.6 (1) 7.2 (1) 7.2 7.9 7.9 7.3 6.8 6.7 6.0 (P) 6.0  

2014

6.7 (P) 6.5                      

Footnotes
(1) Corrected.
(P) Preliminary

 

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

New Castle County, Del.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

277,691 277,768 277,204 277,883 275,303 275,477 274,722 273,218 271,232 272,649 274,484 (P) 274,821  

2014

275,614 (P) 275,518                      

Employment

 

2013

257,182 257,676 257,601 259,107 256,063 253,935 253,307 253,665 253,148 254,819 258,735 (P) 259,220  

2014

258,443 (P) 258,829                      

Unemployment

 

2013

20,509 20,092 19,603 18,776 19,240 21,542 21,415 19,553 18,084 17,830 15,749 (P) 15,601  

2014

17,171 (P) 16,689                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

7.4 7.2 7.1 6.8 7.0 7.8 7.8 7.2 6.7 6.5 5.7 (P) 5.7  

2014

6.2 (P) 6.1                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Cecil County, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

51,821 51,573 51,310 51,099 50,578 50,820 51,211 50,289 50,517 50,476 50,594 (P) 50,622  

2014

51,198 (P) 50,860                      

Employment

 

2013

46,624 46,727 46,823 46,894 46,942 46,665 47,034 46,609 47,045 46,803 47,277 (P) 47,199  

2014

47,233 (P) 47,029                      

Unemployment

 

2013

5,197 4,846 4,487 4,205 3,636 4,155 4,177 3,680 3,472 3,673 3,317 (P) 3,423  

2014

3,965 (P) 3,831                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

10.0 9.4 8.7 8.2 7.2 8.2 8.2 7.3 6.9 7.3 6.6 (P) 6.8  

2014

7.7 (P) 7.5                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 32,093 (1) 31,810 (1) 31,517 (1) 31,106 (1) 30,888 30,746 31,121 30,853 30,514 30,265 30,397 (P) 30,608  

2014

30,641 (P) 30,806                      

Employment

 

2013

(1) 27,907 (1) 28,088 (1) 28,141 (1) 28,297 (1) 28,185 28,123 28,371 28,257 28,015 28,069 28,304 (P) 28,408  

2014

27,844 (P) 28,051                      

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 4,186 (1) 3,722 (1) 3,376 (1) 2,809 (1) 2,703 2,623 2,750 2,596 2,499 2,196 2,093 (P) 2,200  

2014

2,797 (P) 2,755                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 13.0 (1) 11.7 (1) 10.7 (1) 9.0 (1) 8.8 8.5 8.8 8.4 8.2 7.3 6.9 (P) 7.2  

2014

9.1 (P) 8.9                      

Footnotes
(1) Corrected.
(P) Preliminary

The Wilmington, Del.-Md.-N.J Metropolitan Division (MD) includes New Castle County in Delaware; Cecil County in Maryland; and Salem County in New Jersey.