Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO: 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
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colo. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

1,250.7 1,259.7 1,269.9 1,281.6 1,294.2 1,306.7 1,302.2 1,310.2 1,308.8 1,315.6 1,315.5 1,313.7 1,294.1

2014

1,287.1 1,297.4 1,304.0 1,317.8 1,328.6 1,343.2 1,338.2 (P) 1,339.0          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

73.3 73.9 75.4 76.7 79.6 82.1 83.1 84.3 83.6 84.0 83.0 80.7 80.0

2014

77.8 77.4 78.8 80.6 83.5 85.3 87.4 (P) 86.8          

Manufacturing

 

2013

63.3 63.4 63.8 63.6 63.7 64.2 64.1 64.1 63.7 64.0 64.4 64.1 63.9

2014

63.2 63.3 64.1 64.7 65.3 66.2 66.5 (P) 67.2          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

238.2 236.9 237.7 238.6 240.4 242.2 243.0 244.5 243.4 243.4 245.7 248.7 241.9

2014

241.8 241.5 242.2 243.2 243.3 246.6 247.3 (P) 247.2          

Information

 

2013

43.4 43.8 43.9 43.9 44.0 44.5 44.5 44.5 44.1 43.3 43.4 43.5 43.9

2014

43.3 43.6 43.6 43.1 42.1 42.8 43.1 (P) 42.6          

Financial Activities

 

2013

93.9 94.5 94.9 95.3 95.6 96.3 96.5 96.7 96.3 96.6 96.0 95.8 95.7

2014

94.7 95.3 94.4 95.9 95.8 96.0 95.5 (P) 95.3          

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

223.8 225.4 227.5 230.6 232.4 235.1 235.8 237.8 235.4 237.9 237.6 236.9 233.0

2014

230.6 234.2 235.2 240.0 241.6 244.4 246.6 (P) 245.6          

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

155.8 157.2 157.7 159.0 159.1 158.7 159.0 160.2 160.9 161.7 163.9 163.6 159.7

2014

163.1 164.1 165.0 166.7 168.2 166.9 167.4 (P) 167.7          

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

132.7 132.9 135.7 138.9 142.6 147.8 148.5 148.8 144.0 144.0 140.7 140.9 141.5

2014

138.8 140.0 141.3 144.2 147.0 154.7 155.4 (P) 153.8          

Other Services

 

2013

50.1 49.7 50.1 50.1 50.8 51.1 51.1 51.1 50.6 50.4 50.8 51.3 50.6

2014

50.5 50.9 51.0 50.1 50.9 50.9 50.8 (P) 50.8          

Government

 

2013

176.2 182.0 183.2 184.9 186.0 184.7 176.6 178.2 186.8 190.3 190.0 188.2 183.9

2014

183.3 187.1 188.4 189.3 190.9 189.4 178.2 (P) 182.0          

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colo. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 1,423,886 (1) 1,424,582 (1) 1,416,385 (1) 1,420,987 (1) 1,427,184 (1) 1,446,364 (1) 1,447,050 (1) 1,446,087 (1) 1,448,680 (1) 1,444,481 (1) 1,438,951 (1) 1,425,927 (1) 1,434,214

2014

1,423,182 1,439,664 1,443,022 1,447,103 1,450,731 1,468,233 (P) 1,486,302            

Employment

 

2013

(1) 1,313,024 (1) 1,318,722 (1) 1,316,248 (1) 1,328,621 (1) 1,334,858 (1) 1,345,017 (1) 1,350,648 (1) 1,353,451 (1) 1,359,237 (1) 1,356,499 (1) 1,354,381 (1) 1,344,025 (1) 1,339,561

2014

1,331,794 1,346,708 1,350,372 1,369,307 1,373,953 1,391,433 (P) 1,408,783            

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 110,862 (1) 105,860 (1) 100,137 (1) 92,366 (1) 92,326 (1) 101,347 (1) 96,402 (1) 92,636 (1) 89,443 (1) 87,982 (1) 84,570 (1) 81,902 (1) 94,653

2014

91,388 92,956 92,650 77,796 76,778 76,800 (P) 77,519            

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 7.8 (1) 7.4 (1) 7.1 (1) 6.5 (1) 6.5 (1) 7.0 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.4 (1) 6.2 (1) 6.1 (1) 5.9 (1) 5.7 (1) 6.6

2014

6.4 6.5 6.4 5.4 5.3 5.2 (P) 5.2            

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(P) Preliminary