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 (P) 66.4                      

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 (P) 2.3                      

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 (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 (P) 13.0                      

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 (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 (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 (P) 4.1                      

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 (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 (P) 7.4                      

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 (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 (P) 19.9                      

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

75,580 76,116 76,061 76,343 75,604 75,207 74,961 73,829 74,145 74,480 74,618 (P) 75,598  

2014

76,802 (P) 77,156                      

Employment

 

2013

69,243 70,013 70,086 70,778 70,200 69,263 68,930 68,324 69,139 69,544 70,121 (P) 71,040  

2014

71,556 (P) 72,070                      

Unemployment

 

2013

6,337 6,103 5,975 5,565 5,404 5,944 6,031 5,505 5,006 4,936 4,497 (P) 4,558  

2014

5,246 (P) 5,086                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

8.4 8.0 7.9 7.3 7.1 7.9 8.0 7.5 6.8 6.6 6.0 (P) 6.0  

2014

6.8 (P) 6.6                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

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