Maryland: 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
Maryland
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

2,533.2 2,551.5 2,573.2 2,592.8 2,614.5 2,621.4 2,602.1 2,601.8 2,604.3 2,613.5 2,622.8 2,621.8 2,596.1

2014

2,543.4 2,560.0 2,586.8 2,618.0 2,626.8 2,650.6 2,621.2 (P) 2,614.7          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

140.6 140.0 141.8 146.5 148.4 150.8 152.2 152.8 151.8 153.1 155.0 153.3 148.9

2014

147.5 144.3 145.8 152.6 151.9 154.6 156.0 (P) 156.8          

Manufacturing

 

2013

106.1 106.3 106.3 106.4 106.7 107.3 107.3 107.4 106.3 105.4 104.4 103.6 106.1

2014

102.4 102.8 103.0 103.8 103.2 104.2 104.3 (P) 103.5          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

446.4 440.9 443.2 444.9 449.3 452.1 451.5 452.1 450.7 451.4 461.3 467.1 450.9

2014

445.3 437.7 440.8 446.4 447.9 452.2 451.0 (P) 447.9          

Information

 

2013

39.7 39.8 40.0 39.6 39.6 39.7 39.5 39.5 38.9 38.6 38.7 38.5 39.3

2014

37.3 36.7 36.9 36.2 36.2 36.5 36.4 (P) 36.0          

Financial Activities

 

2013

143.5 143.5 143.9 144.3 144.8 146.2 146.7 146.2 145.3 146.8 146.4 147.3 145.4

2014

144.5 145.5 146.3 147.2 149.1 151.6 152.0 (P) 150.5          

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

406.4 410.0 415.2 414.9 416.3 420.3 419.3 423.3 419.6 419.3 420.1 418.6 416.9

2014

410.4 412.3 418.0 423.7 422.8 426.3 425.4 (P) 425.3          

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

414.2 419.6 420.9 421.8 422.1 416.8 415.2 414.0 418.8 424.5 426.7 425.6 420.0

2014

420.4 423.2 424.4 425.4 424.1 426.5 421.3 (P) 421.3          

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

232.2 232.6 239.3 249.2 262.1 274.6 275.8 273.6 261.3 253.9 246.7 245.1 253.9

2014

237.0 240.2 245.0 254.9 268.0 282.6 283.7 (P) 282.7          

Other Services

 

2013

109.6 109.4 109.6 110.6 111.0 111.7 112.0 111.2 111.0 110.1 111.0 110.8 110.7

2014

108.4 107.2 109.0 109.3 110.0 112.0 112.9 (P) 112.0          

Government

 

2013

494.5 509.4 513.0 514.6 514.2 501.9 482.6 481.7 500.6 510.4 512.5 511.9 503.9

2014

490.2 510.1 517.6 518.5 513.6 504.1 478.2 (P) 478.7          

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Maryland
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

3,122,393 3,116,261 3,122,165 3,115,765 3,139,248 3,164,883 3,177,392 3,132,766 3,124,813 3,115,100 3,110,981 3,090,336 3,127,676

2014

3,093,769 3,082,030 3,095,689 3,089,340 3,114,186 3,135,621 3,153,585 (P) 3,126,730          

Employment

 

2013

2,891,004 2,895,047 2,912,743 2,918,811 2,930,650 2,939,027 2,961,031 2,927,414 2,929,566 2,914,258 2,926,891 2,916,727 2,921,931

2014

2,905,400 2,898,717 2,915,228 2,924,826 2,937,252 2,940,695 2,948,165 (P) 2,920,643          

Unemployment

 

2013

231,389 221,214 209,422 196,954 208,598 225,856 216,361 205,352 195,247 200,842 184,090 173,609 205,745

2014

188,369 183,313 180,461 164,514 176,934 194,926 205,420 (P) 206,087          

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

7.4 7.1 6.7 6.3 6.6 7.1 6.8 6.6 6.2 6.4 5.9 5.6 6.6

2014

6.1 5.9 5.8 5.3 5.7 6.2 6.5 (P) 6.6          

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary