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

338.5 339.5 342.9 347.1 350.8 (P) 351.3              

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 14.6 14.9 16.0 16.5 (P) 16.5              

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 18.4 18.5 18.4 18.5 (P) 18.7              

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 60.8 61.5 61.6 62.1 (P) 62.1              

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 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 (P) 4.4              

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 40.8 40.9 41.1 41.2 (P) 41.6              

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 52.9 53.3 54.1 54.6 (P) 55.1              

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 57.3 57.6 57.9 58.1 (P) 57.9              

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 28.1 28.7 30.5 32.3 (P) 33.7              

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 14.8 14.9 14.9 15.0 (P) 15.2              

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 47.5 48.3 48.3 48.2 (P) 46.1              

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) 360,731 (1) 358,620 (1) 358,386 (1) 358,142 (1) 355,320 (1) 356,387 (1) 356,852 (1) 354,416 (1) 352,817 (1) 354,087 (1) 357,181 (1) 356,696 (1) 356,636

2014

357,453 357,097 358,863 358,695 359,075 (P) 362,688              

Employment

 

2013

(1) 331,345 (1) 330,695 (1) 332,230 (1) 333,571 (1) 331,399 (1) 329,585 (1) 330,030 (1) 329,349 (1) 329,241 (1) 330,825 (1) 336,004 (1) 335,514 (1) 331,649

2014

333,520 333,892 336,250 337,994 337,821 (P) 338,969              

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 29,386 (1) 27,925 (1) 26,156 (1) 24,571 (1) 23,921 (1) 26,802 (1) 26,822 (1) 25,067 (1) 23,576 (1) 23,262 (1) 21,177 (1) 21,182 (1) 24,987

2014

23,933 23,205 22,613 20,701 21,254 (P) 23,719              

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 8.1 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.3 (1) 6.9 (1) 6.7 (1) 7.5 (1) 7.5 (1) 7.1 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.6 (1) 5.9 (1) 5.9 (1) 7.0

2014

6.7 6.5 6.3 5.8 5.9 (P) 6.5              

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(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

(1) 276,874 (1) 275,582 (1) 275,565 (1) 276,063 (1) 273,945 (1) 274,982 (1) 274,332 (1) 272,863 (1) 271,581 (1) 273,086 (1) 275,620 (1) 274,968 (1) 274,622

2014

275,614 275,505 277,016 277,282 277,430 (P) 281,126              

Employment

 

2013

(1) 256,821 (1) 256,137 (1) 257,144 (1) 258,294 (1) 256,048 (1) 254,536 (1) 254,229 (1) 253,836 (1) 253,759 (1) 255,270 (1) 259,808 (1) 259,367 (1) 256,271

2014

258,443 258,864 260,641 261,874 261,119 (P) 262,544              

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 20,053 (1) 19,445 (1) 18,421 (1) 17,769 (1) 17,897 (1) 20,446 (1) 20,103 (1) 19,027 (1) 17,822 (1) 17,816 (1) 15,812 (1) 15,601 (1) 18,351

2014

17,171 16,641 16,375 15,408 16,311 (P) 18,582              

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 7.2 (1) 7.1 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.4 (1) 6.5 (1) 7.4 (1) 7.3 (1) 7.0 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.5 (1) 5.7 (1) 5.7 (1) 6.7

2014

6.2 6.0 5.9 5.6 5.9 (P) 6.6              

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(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

(1) 52,073 (1) 51,566 (1) 51,532 (1) 51,268 (1) 50,732 (1) 51,117 (1) 51,606 (1) 50,892 (1) 50,862 (1) 50,785 (1) 51,004 (1) 50,986 (1) 51,202

2014

51,198 50,807 50,994 50,761 51,010 (P) 50,916              

Employment

 

2013

(1) 46,739 (1) 46,673 (1) 47,068 (1) 47,163 (1) 47,266 (1) 47,206 (1) 47,599 (1) 47,303 (1) 47,431 (1) 47,365 (1) 47,787 (1) 47,626 (1) 47,269

2014

47,233 47,003 47,346 47,558 48,087 (P) 47,793              

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 5,334 (1) 4,893 (1) 4,464 (1) 4,105 (1) 3,466 (1) 3,911 (1) 4,007 (1) 3,589 (1) 3,431 (1) 3,420 (1) 3,217 (1) 3,360 (1) 3,933

2014

3,965 3,804 3,648 3,203 2,923 (P) 3,123              

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 10.2 (1) 9.5 (1) 8.7 (1) 8.0 (1) 6.8 (1) 7.7 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.1 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.3 (1) 6.6 (1) 7.7

2014

7.7 7.5 7.2 6.3 5.7 (P) 6.1              

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(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) 31,784 (1) 31,472 (1) 31,289 (1) 30,811 (1) 30,643 (1) 30,288 (1) 30,914 (1) 30,661 (1) 30,374 (1) 30,216 (1) 30,557 (1) 30,742 (1) 30,812

2014

30,641 30,785 30,853 30,652 30,635 (P) 30,646              

Employment

 

2013

(1) 27,785 (1) 27,885 (1) 28,018 (1) 28,114 (1) 28,085 (1) 27,843 (1) 28,202 (1) 28,210 (1) 28,051 (1) 28,190 (1) 28,409 (1) 28,521 (1) 28,109

2014

27,844 28,025 28,263 28,562 28,615 (P) 28,632              

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 3,999 (1) 3,587 (1) 3,271 (1) 2,697 (1) 2,558 (1) 2,445 (1) 2,712 (1) 2,451 (1) 2,323 (1) 2,026 (1) 2,148 (1) 2,221 (1) 2,703

2014

2,797 2,760 2,590 2,090 2,020 (P) 2,014              

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 12.6 (1) 11.4 (1) 10.5 (1) 8.8 (1) 8.3 (1) 8.1 (1) 8.8 (1) 8.0 (1) 7.6 (1) 6.7 (1) 7.0 (1) 7.2 (1) 8.8

2014

9.1 9.0 8.4 6.8 6.6 (P) 6.6              

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(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.