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 (P) 342.7                    

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 (P) 14.9                    

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 (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 60.8 (P) 61.4                    

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 (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 40.8 (P) 40.9                    

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 (P) 53.2                    

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 (P) 57.6                    

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 (P) 28.6                    

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 (P) 14.9                    

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 (P) 48.5                    

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 (P) 357,184                      

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 (P) 333,909                      

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 (P) 23,275                      

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 (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 (P) 275,518                      

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 (P) 258,829                      

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 (P) 16,689                      

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 (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)

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 (P) 50,860                      

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 (P) 47,029                      

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 (P) 3,831                      

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 (P) 7.5                      

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)

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 (P) 30,806                      

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 (P) 28,051                      

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 (P) 2,755                      

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 (P) 8.9                      

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.