Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, 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
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Md. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

563.0 562.6 566.3 570.9 574.7 577.8 574.2 573.9 573.0 574.1 574.9 576.4 571.8

2014

566.3 (P) 565.2                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

31.4 31.2 31.5 32.3 32.8 33.2 33.4 33.4 33.2 32.8 32.0 31.9 32.4

2014

30.3 (P) 28.1                      

Manufacturing

 

2013

16.1 16.1 16.1 16.1 16.1 16.2 16.2 16.1 16.0 15.8 15.8 15.7 16.0

2014

15.6 (P) 15.6                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

75.0 73.8 74.3 75.0 75.7 76.1 76.8 76.9 76.5 77.2 78.8 80.6 76.4

2014

76.6 (P) 76.3                      

Information

 

2013

14.3 14.3 14.4 14.2 14.3 14.2 14.2 14.1 14.0 13.9 13.9 13.8 14.1

2014

13.5 (P) 13.5                      

Financial Activities

 

2013

39.2 39.3 39.4 39.4 39.7 40.0 40.0 39.9 39.6 39.8 39.7 40.1 39.7

2014

39.3 (P) 39.4                      

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

122.5 122.5 123.8 124.0 123.9 124.2 124.2 124.0 122.9 123.5 123.4 122.2 123.4

2014

121.3 (P) 122.0                      

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

80.9 81.4 81.7 82.0 82.0 81.9 81.3 80.5 81.4 81.2 81.8 82.1 81.5

2014

81.7 (P) 81.3                      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

48.4 48.5 49.2 51.1 52.7 55.4 55.0 54.3 51.7 51.6 51.0 51.3 51.7

2014

50.4 (P) 50.6                      

Other Services

 

2013

30.1 30.0 30.1 30.3 30.4 30.4 30.8 30.7 30.6 30.4 30.5 30.5 30.4

2014

30.2 (P) 30.1                      

Government

 

2013

105.1 105.5 105.8 106.5 107.1 106.2 102.3 104.0 107.1 107.9 108.0 108.2 106.1

2014

107.4 (P) 108.3                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Md. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

663,496 662,562 666,442 666,210 667,976 675,108 678,815 668,644 668,634 663,607 662,342 (P) 658,386  

2014

659,334 (P) 654,885                      

Employment

 

2013

627,736 628,205 632,523 633,622 630,995 634,050 641,839 634,272 635,582 628,212 631,907 (P) 630,304  

2014

629,042 (P) 625,075                      

Unemployment

 

2013

35,760 34,357 33,919 32,588 36,981 41,058 36,976 34,372 33,052 35,395 30,435 (P) 28,082  

2014

30,292 (P) 29,810                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

5.4 5.2 5.1 4.9 5.5 6.1 5.4 5.1 4.9 5.3 4.6 (P) 4.3  

2014

4.6 (P) 4.6                      

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

The Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Md. Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Frederick and Montgomery Counties in Maryland.