New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA: 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
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

8,458.6 8,504.0 8,577.5 8,669.9 8,728.2 8,787.6 8,718.0 8,679.7 8,710.1 8,786.7 8,842.6 8,841.3 8,692.0

2014

8,595.3 8,612.3 8,667.2 8,766.0 8,842.5 8,918.7 (P) 8,873.4            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

298.9 296.0 302.9 317.4 322.8 326.6 330.8 334.7 333.1 329.1 326.9 311.6 319.2

2014

296.8 290.8 299.6 317.2 326.9 330.9 (P) 334.5            

Manufacturing

 

2013

352.5 353.5 355.8 356.1 357.3 359.2 355.5 357.2 357.6 358.4 358.6 359.1 356.7

2014

354.5 356.2 355.2 355.3 356.3 358.5 (P) 356.1            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

1,578.5 1,556.8 1,569.6 1,578.3 1,591.1 1,611.5 1,595.7 1,592.5 1,608.5 1,619.4 1,659.7 1,690.5 1,604.3

2014

1,615.6 1,594.5 1,602.0 1,612.4 1,629.5 1,647.2 (P) 1,633.8            

Information

 

2013

269.4 271.0 272.7 274.5 276.0 278.7 278.0 280.0 277.8 279.0 280.1 279.8 276.4

2014

274.5 275.6 273.7 273.6 272.4 272.9 (P) 275.5            

Financial Activities

 

2013

727.7 730.0 731.0 733.2 733.4 743.7 747.4 747.3 738.5 740.3 738.8 740.6 737.7

2014

730.1 728.7 728.4 732.3 729.2 742.1 (P) 750.4            

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

1,334.8 1,340.9 1,354.7 1,372.1 1,380.0 1,398.5 1,401.6 1,405.1 1,397.9 1,404.2 1,402.1 1,400.0 1,382.7

2014

1,360.6 1,366.0 1,371.2 1,396.3 1,408.9 1,425.0 (P) 1,428.7            

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

1,585.7 1,612.6 1,625.6 1,636.6 1,635.0 1,605.0 1,578.3 1,568.8 1,608.8 1,644.1 1,662.9 1,662.8 1,618.9

2014

1,634.4 1,651.1 1,665.7 1,667.4 1,672.2 1,656.8 (P) 1,636.1            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

715.2 721.4 738.7 765.1 794.5 826.3 827.2 820.1 801.6 785.6 779.8 765.9 778.5

2014

732.0 731.2 743.3 775.3 809.6 849.6 (P) 855.1            

Other Services

 

2013

371.2 372.7 374.3 379.4 381.9 387.0 384.3 383.0 380.6 383.0 384.1 382.3 380.3

2014

380.0 380.6 383.8 385.8 388.0 392.1 (P) 388.4            

Government

 

2013

1,224.7 1,249.1 1,252.2 1,257.2 1,256.2 1,251.1 1,219.2 1,191.0 1,205.7 1,243.6 1,249.6 1,248.7 1,237.4

2014

1,216.8 1,237.6 1,244.3 1,250.4 1,249.5 1,243.6 (P) 1,214.8            

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, N.Y.-N.J.-Pa. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 9,577,974 (1) 9,560,178 (1) 9,533,543 (1) 9,540,135 (1) 9,582,728 (1) 9,680,648 (1) 9,735,308 (1) 9,648,212 (1) 9,554,101 (1) 9,539,889 (1) 9,528,963 (1) 9,506,332 (1) 9,582,334

2014

9,491,056 9,535,147 9,567,816 9,507,371 9,565,010 (P) 9,688,853              

Employment

 

2013

(1) 8,703,982 (1) 8,730,485 (1) 8,761,391 (1) 8,817,413 (1) 8,829,972 (1) 8,893,732 (1) 8,935,820 (1) 8,893,953 (1) 8,828,338 (1) 8,817,459 (1) 8,870,169 (1) 8,878,835 (1) 8,830,129

2014

8,795,384 8,804,439 8,864,136 8,909,533 8,928,848 (P) 9,049,321              

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 873,992 (1) 829,693 (1) 772,152 (1) 722,722 (1) 752,756 (1) 786,916 (1) 799,488 (1) 754,259 (1) 725,763 (1) 722,430 (1) 658,794 (1) 627,497 (1) 752,205

2014

695,672 730,708 703,680 597,838 636,162 (P) 639,532              

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 9.1 (1) 8.7 (1) 8.1 (1) 7.6 (1) 7.9 (1) 8.1 (1) 8.2 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.6 (1) 7.6 (1) 6.9 (1) 6.6 (1) 7.8

2014

7.3 7.7 7.4 6.3 6.7 (P) 6.6              

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