Baltimore-Towson, MD: 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
Baltimore-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

1,302.1 1,310.3 1,322.5 1,331.5 1,341.0 1,341.1 1,325.5 1,324.9 1,336.2 1,349.5 1,356.3 1,353.3 1,332.9

2014

1,316.2 (P) 1,322.7                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

66.9 66.1 67.1 69.5 70.4 71.7 72.5 72.9 72.5 75.1 74.7 73.8 71.1

2014

71.8 (P) 69.5                      

Manufacturing

 

2013

57.6 57.6 57.6 57.5 57.5 57.9 58.1 58.1 57.5 57.4 56.8 56.4 57.5

2014

55.7 (P) 55.7                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

234.3 231.6 232.7 233.2 235.1 236.0 234.4 234.3 234.6 236.9 242.8 243.8 235.8

2014

234.6 (P) 232.2                      

Information

 

2013

17.0 16.9 16.9 16.7 16.7 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.6 16.5 16.6 16.5 16.7

2014

16.1 (P) 16.0                      

Financial Activities

 

2013

75.4 75.5 75.5 75.8 75.9 76.4 76.9 76.8 76.4 76.4 76.4 76.8 76.2

2014

75.5 (P) 75.7                      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

207.7 208.9 211.8 212.5 214.3 217.5 216.2 218.7 218.8 218.4 219.2 220.7 215.4

2014

216.1 (P) 217.3                      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

245.9 250.2 251.6 251.8 252.0 247.5 246.8 246.0 249.2 255.7 256.9 255.9 250.8

2014

251.8 (P) 252.8                      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

115.4 115.7 119.1 123.6 129.0 133.0 133.5 133.1 128.6 126.0 124.3 122.2 125.3

2014

117.5 (P) 120.6                      

Other Services

 

2013

53.3 53.6 53.9 54.3 54.4 54.8 54.9 54.2 54.3 54.6 55.3 54.2 54.3

2014

53.1 (P) 51.8                      

Government

 

2013

228.6 234.2 236.3 236.6 235.7 229.5 215.4 214.0 227.7 232.5 233.3 233.0 229.7

2014

224.0 (P) 231.1                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Baltimore-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

1,477,699 1,477,393 1,480,903 1,479,929 1,485,529 1,498,255 1,492,417 1,474,648 1,482,046 1,479,499 1,479,515 (P) 1,465,478  

2014

1,460,152 (P) 1,457,063                      

Employment

 

2013

1,367,417 1,372,606 1,378,124 1,381,360 1,378,045 1,380,380 1,380,916 1,369,998 1,384,503 1,376,350 1,387,003 (P) 1,379,362  

2014

1,368,892 (P) 1,368,343                      

Unemployment

 

2013

110,282 104,787 102,779 98,569 107,484 117,875 111,501 104,650 97,543 103,149 92,512 (P) 86,116  

2014

91,260 (P) 88,720                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

7.5 7.1 6.9 6.7 7.2 7.9 7.5 7.1 6.6 7.0 6.3 (P) 5.9  

2014

6.3 (P) 6.1                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The Baltimore-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard, and Queen Anne's Counties and Baltimore City in Maryland.

 

Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Baltimore City, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

352.8 357.4 359.4 361.4 361.8 355.3 353.7 353.1 357.1 362.4 363.1 361.2 358.2

2014

353.7 (P) 356.5                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

9.3 9.2 9.3 9.9 9.7 9.8 9.7 9.8 9.8 10.0 9.9 9.6 9.7

2014

9.3 (P) 9.2                      

Manufacturing

 

2013

12.0 12.1 12.1 12.1 12.2 12.2 12.0 12.1 12.1 12.1 12.0 12.0 12.1

2014

11.9 (P) 11.8                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

41.0 40.6 40.4 40.3 40.6 40.3 40.2 40.0 40.4 40.3 40.1 39.7 40.3

2014

39.3 (P) 39.1                      

Information

 

2013

3.9 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8

2014

3.8 (P) 3.7                      

Financial Activities

 

2013

17.9 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.7 17.8 18.1 18.1 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.0 17.9

2014

17.8 (P) 17.9                      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

44.3 44.5 45.0 45.1 45.8 46.0 45.4 46.9 46.6 47.4 48.2 48.0 46.1

2014

47.1 (P) 47.0                      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

109.9 112.5 112.6 112.8 112.3 109.4 109.1 108.6 110.3 113.5 114.2 113.7 111.6

2014

112.6 (P) 113.0                      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

25.1 25.5 26.8 27.7 28.5 28.7 28.5 28.1 28.0 27.0 26.3 26.1 27.2

2014

25.1 (P) 25.5                      

Other Services

 

2013

15.8 16.0 16.1 16.2 16.3 16.4 16.5 16.1 16.3 16.3 16.4 16.4 16.2

2014

16.1 (P) 16.1                      

Government

 

2013

73.6 75.3 75.5 75.7 74.9 70.9 70.4 69.5 71.9 74.0 74.2 73.9 73.3

2014

70.7 (P) 73.2                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Baltimore City, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

280,320 278,668 279,240 279,241 280,820 284,862 283,681 280,030 280,253 280,286 279,442 (P) 276,345  

2014

273,834 (P) 272,401                      

Employment

 

2013

250,800 251,752 252,764 253,357 252,749 253,178 253,276 251,273 253,934 252,438 254,392 (P) 252,991  

2014

249,521 (P) 249,421                      

Unemployment

 

2013

29,520 26,916 26,476 25,884 28,071 31,684 30,405 28,757 26,319 27,848 25,050 (P) 23,354  

2014

24,313 (P) 22,980                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

10.5 9.7 9.5 9.3 10.0 11.1 10.7 10.3 9.4 9.9 9.0 (P) 8.5  

2014

8.9 (P) 8.4                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary