Dover, DE: 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
Dover, Del. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

63.6 64.8 65.6 66.6 67.0 66.4 65.4 64.9 66.4 66.9 67.2 67.9 66.1

2014

65.6 66.1 66.0 66.2 67.3 67.1 65.7 65.1 (P) 66.0        

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.5

2014

2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.7 (P) 2.6        

Manufacturing

 

2013

4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.7

2014

4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.7 (P) 4.7        

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

12.5 12.6 12.7 12.9 13.0 12.8 12.7 12.7 12.9 13.0 13.5 14.1 13.0

2014

12.9 13.0 12.7 12.5 12.9 12.7 12.5 12.4 (P) 12.4        

Information

 

2013

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

2014

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 (P) 0.5        

Financial Activities

 

2013

1.5 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6

2014

1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 (P) 1.6        

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

3.9 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.2 4.1

2014

4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.2 (P) 4.2        

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

9.5 9.6 9.7 9.7 9.7 9.6 9.6 9.7 9.8 10.0 10.0 10.2 9.8

2014

10.1 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.1 9.9 10.0 (P) 10.2        

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

7.6 7.6 7.7 8.1 8.4 8.6 8.1 8.0 8.0 7.8 7.5 7.6 7.9

2014

7.5 7.5 7.5 7.8 8.4 8.8 8.6 8.4 (P) 8.2        

Other Services

 

2013

2.6 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.7

2014

2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7 (P) 2.7        

Government

 

2013

18.6 19.5 19.9 20.1 20.0 19.3 18.8 18.4 19.5 19.8 19.7 19.5 19.4

2014

19.1 19.5 19.6 19.6 19.6 19.0 18.3 17.9 (P) 18.9        

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Dover, Del. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

76,602 76,878 77,099 77,274 77,040 76,941 76,458 75,479 75,588 76,107 76,396 77,176 76,587

2014

76,802 76,855 76,760 76,083 76,881 77,534 77,022 (P) 76,435          

Employment

 

2013

70,383 71,001 71,477 71,999 72,013 71,303 70,806 70,135 70,659 71,181 71,889 72,617 71,289

2014

71,556 71,778 71,715 71,434 72,118 72,206 71,646 (P) 70,850          

Unemployment

 

2013

6,219 5,877 5,622 5,275 5,027 5,638 5,652 5,344 4,929 4,926 4,507 4,559 5,298

2014

5,246 5,077 5,045 4,649 4,763 5,328 5,376 (P) 5,585          

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

8.1 7.6 7.3 6.8 6.5 7.3 7.4 7.1 6.5 6.5 5.9 5.9 6.9

2014

6.8 6.6 6.6 6.1 6.2 6.9 7.0 (P) 7.3          

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The Dover, Del. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Kent County in Delaware.