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Civilian employment

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Civilian employment, seasonally adjusted
(Numbers in thousands)
Month Total Nonagricultural wage and salary Nonagricultural self-employment Employed part time

Aug 2002

136,705 125,645 8,949 23,856

Sept 2002

137,302 125,857 9,090 23,906

Oct 2002

137,008 125,445 9,065 23,601

Nov 2002

136,521 124,723 9,246 23,755

Dec 2002

136,426 124,737 9,274 23,908

Jan 2003

137,417 125,689 9,306 24,525

Feb 2003

137,482 126,039 9,199 24,038

Mar 2003

137,434 125,925 9,186 24,263

Apr 2003

137,633 126,242 9,230 24,431

May 2003

137,544 126,145 9,101 24,497

June 2003

137,790 126,049 9,305 24,777

July 2003

137,474 125,780 9,310 24,249

Aug 2003

137,549 125,689 9,494 24,687

Sept 2003

137,609 125,723 9,449 24,430

Oct 2003

137,984 126,036 9,438 24,404

Nov 2003

138,424 126,259 9,589 24,551

Dec 2003

138,411 126,515 9,537 24,083

Jan 2004

138,472 126,629 9,503 24,501

Feb 2004

138,542 126,847 9,416 24,204

Mar 2004

138,453 126,997 9,155 24,378

Apr 2004

138,680 127,198 9,225 24,535

May 2004

138,852 127,132 9,337 24,778

June 2004

139,174 127,347 9,342 24,919

July 2004

139,556 127,737 9,521 25,382

Aug 2004

139,573 127,529 9,666 24,966

Sept 2004

139,487 127,655 9,523 24,654

Oct 2004

139,732 127,801 9,722 24,936

Nov 2004

140,231 128,239 9,629 24,922

Dec 2004

140,125 128,305 9,582 24,681

Jan 2005

140,245 128,414 9,597 24,314

Feb 2005

140,385 128,470 9,662 24,621

Mar 2005

140,654 128,623 9,696 24,784

Apr 2005

141,254 129,048 9,896 24,549

May 2005

141,609 129,713 9,610 24,584

June 2005

141,714 129,854 9,367 24,350

July 2005

142,026 130,234 9,462 24,767

Aug 2005

142,434 131,009 9,214 24,851

Sept 2005

142,401 130,789 9,359 25,096

Oct 2005

142,548 130,919 9,437 25,074

Nov 2005

142,499 130,777 9,386 24,915

Dec 2005

142,752 131,106 9,487 24,674

Jan 2006

143,150 131,146 9,744 24,884

Feb 2006

143,457 131,452 9,727 24,731

Mar 2006

143,741 131,742 9,683 24,542

Apr 2006

143,761 131,751 9,619 24,325

May 2006

144,089 132,143 9,617 24,989

June 2006

144,353 132,391 9,564 24,774

July 2006

144,202 132,491 9,541 24,477

Aug 2006

144,625 132,821 9,578 24,629

Sept 2006

144,815 132,894 9,651 24,549

Oct 2006

145,314 133,320 9,795 24,784

Nov 2006

145,534 133,399 9,782 24,958

Dec 2006

145,970 133,659 9,973 25,226

Jan 2007

146,028 133,991 9,672 24,986

Feb 2007

146,057 134,023 9,575 25,016

Mar 2007

146,320 134,159 9,761 25,144

Apr 2007

145,586 133,678 9,663 25,143

May 2007

145,903 134,026 9,641 24,932

June 2007

146,063 134,205 9,775 25,435

July 2007

145,905 134,363 9,662 24,897

Aug 2007

145,682 134,261 9,512 24,753

Sept 2007

146,244 134,501 9,510 24,996

Oct 2007

145,946 134,465 9,365 24,680

Nov 2007

146,595 134,965 9,309 24,758

Dec 2007

146,273 134,674 9,256 24,745

Jan 2008

146,378 134,798 9,290 25,067

Feb 2008

146,156 134,410 9,392 24,692

Mar 2008

146,086 134,472 9,238 24,715

Apr 2008

146,132 134,454 9,340 25,352

May 2008

145,908 134,248 9,342 25,063

June 2008

145,737 134,139 9,387 25,416

July 2008

145,532 133,958 9,583 25,288

Aug 2008

145,203 133,707 9,321 25,595

Sept 2008

145,076 133,517 9,163 25,327

Oct 2008

144,802 133,744 8,908 25,508

Nov 2008

144,100 133,022 8,766 25,666

Dec 2008

143,369 132,170 8,886 26,333

Jan 2009

142,152 131,162 8,824 26,377

Feb 2009

141,640 130,466 8,970 26,722

Mar 2009

140,707 129,347 9,202 27,069

Apr 2009

140,656 129,362 9,041 27,279

May 2009

140,248 129,003 8,956 27,239

June 2009

140,009 128,853 8,898 27,459

July 2009

139,901 128,991 8,884 27,737

Aug 2009

139,492 128,211 9,093 27,509

Sept 2009

138,818 127,572 9,023 27,273

Oct 2009

138,432 127,533 8,922 27,462

Nov 2009

138,659 127,467 9,016 27,327

Dec 2009

138,013 126,760 9,090 27,479

Jan 2010

138,438 127,387 8,956 27,781

Feb 2010

138,581 127,257 9,027 27,627

Mar 2010

138,751 127,510 8,927 27,558

Apr 2010

139,297 127,923 8,926 27,386

May 2010

139,241 127,942 8,943 26,692

June 2010

139,141 127,930 8,886 26,658

July 2010

139,179 128,136 8,817 26,991

Aug 2010

139,438 128,452 8,737 27,703

Sept 2010

139,396 128,324 8,751 27,459

Oct 2010

139,119 127,967 8,868 27,353

Nov 2010

139,044 127,978 8,727 27,561

Dec 2010

139,301 128,322 8,739 27,419

Jan 2011

139,250 128,127 8,823 26,987

Feb 2011

139,394 128,400 8,703 26,872

Mar 2011

139,639 128,475 8,773 27,282

Apr 2011

139,586 128,644 8,684 27,333

May 2011

139,624 128,583 8,686 27,381

June 2011

139,384 128,444 8,533 27,469

July 2011

139,524 128,694 8,501 27,432

Aug 2011

139,942 128,941 8,579 27,296

Sept 2011

140,183 129,508 8,297 27,644

Oct 2011

140,368 129,723 8,542 27,474

Nov 2011

140,826 129,879 8,539 27,434

Dec 2011

140,902 129,982 8,576 27,168

Jan 2012

141,584 130,518 8,767 27,834

Feb 2012

141,858 131,134 8,484 27,582

Mar 2012

142,036 131,115 8,530 27,023

Apr 2012

141,899 131,065 8,549 27,508

May 2012

142,206 131,173 8,678 28,054

June 2012

142,391 131,228 8,837 27,674

July 2012

142,292 131,164 8,831 27,746

Aug 2012

142,291 131,353 8,763 27,600

Sept 2012

143,044 131,855 8,842 27,810

Oct 2012

143,431 132,551 8,804 27,975

Nov 2012

143,333 132,169 8,916 27,545

Dec 2012

143,330 132,287 8,993 27,580

Jan 2013

143,292 132,360 8,712 27,546

Feb 2013

143,362 132,625 8,641 27,584

Mar 2013

143,316 132,630 8,346 27,439

Apr 2013

143,635 132,830 8,617 27,584

May 2013

143,882 133,031 8,638 27,715

June 2013

143,999 133,108 8,708 27,863

July 2013

144,264 133,212 8,884 28,145

Aug 2013

144,326 133,391 8,717 27,896

Sept 2013

144,418 133,463 8,646 27,552

Oct 2013

143,537 132,964 8,473 27,323

Nov 2013

144,479 133,862 8,500 27,379

Dec 2013

144,778 133,994 8,547 27,418

Jan 2014

145,150 134,207 8,546 27,574

Feb 2014

145,134 134,292 8,654 27,379

Mar 2014

145,648 134,737 8,584 27,620

Apr 2014

145,667 134,946 8,486 27,170

May 2014

145,825 135,340 8,370 27,105

June 2014

146,247 135,586 8,432 28,023

July 2014

146,399 135,713 8,482 28,028

Aug 2014

146,530 135,688 8,541 27,814

Sept 2014

146,778 135,534 8,744 27,461

Oct 2014

147,427 136,169 8,878 27,772

Nov 2014

147,404 136,247 8,816 27,696

Dec 2014

147,615 136,468 8,717 27,473

Jan 2015

148,145 136,781 8,725 27,559

Feb 2015

148,045 137,168 8,342 27,389

Mar 2015

148,128 136,806 8,636 27,126

Apr 2015

148,511 137,223 8,796 27,645

May 2015

148,817 137,295 9,148 27,355

June 2015

148,816 137,528 8,666 27,778

July 2015

148,830 137,517 8,798 27,211

Aug 2015

149,181 137,975 8,750 27,062

Sept 2015

148,826 137,976 8,403 27,035

Oct 2015

149,246 138,248 8,580 27,251

Nov 2015

149,463 138,556 8,595 27,295

Dec 2015

150,128 139,147 8,534 27,371

Jan 2016

150,653 139,556 8,717 27,517

Feb 2016

150,939 139,755 8,729 27,827

Mar 2016

151,218 139,605 8,867 27,660

Apr 2016

151,074 139,470 8,930 27,783

May 2016

151,132 139,690 8,841 28,008

June 2016

151,223 139,773 8,768 27,559

July 2016

151,554 140,305 8,667 27,569

Aug 2016

151,779 140,415 8,647 27,208

Sept 2016

151,761 140,605 8,558 27,538

Oct 2016

151,793 140,767 8,674 27,645

Nov 2016

151,954 141,021 8,680 27,892

Dec 2016

152,157 140,984 8,929 27,921

Jan 2017

152,152 141,219 8,535 27,428

Feb 2017

152,480 141,116 8,867 27,554

Mar 2017

153,065 141,693 8,744 27,501

Apr 2017

153,255 141,923 8,585 27,202

May 2017

153,069 141,917 8,565 27,479

June 2017

153,318 141,970 8,787 27,168

July 2017

153,569 142,615 8,406 27,600

Aug 2017

153,503 142,460 8,540 27,518

Sept 2017

154,286 142,980 8,813 27,513

Oct 2017

153,609 142,205 8,994 26,990

Nov 2017

153,805 142,433 9,003 27,181

Dec 2017

153,904 142,561 8,993 27,316

Jan 2018

154,493 143,028 9,076 27,346

Feb 2018

155,259 143,747 9,015 27,570

Mar 2018

155,303 143,803 9,065 27,875

Apr 2018

155,362 143,890 9,065 27,473

May 2018

155,694 144,247 9,012 26,984

June 2018

155,734 144,538 8,674 26,935

July 2018

156,115 144,606 8,772 27,005

Aug 2018

155,512 144,291 8,718 26,831

Sept 2018

155,970 144,307 8,910 26,976

Oct 2018

156,294 144,875 8,979 27,126

Nov 2018

156,606 145,139 8,935 27,019

Dec 2018

156,767 145,307 9,086 27,058

Jan 2019

156,614 145,250 8,907 26,753

Feb 2019

156,992 145,700 8,797 26,918

Mar 2019

156,869 145,728 8,761 27,066

Apr 2019

156,744 145,768 8,570 26,976

May 2019

156,868 145,746 8,689 27,082

June 2019

157,123 146,045 8,716 26,686

July 2019

157,488 146,039 8,852 26,873

Aug 2019

157,780 146,470 8,766 26,915

Sept 2019

158,249 146,709 8,828 27,019

Oct 2019

158,356 146,965 8,850 26,868

Nov 2019

158,504 147,190 8,930 27,022

Dec 2019

158,772 147,407 8,922 27,096

Jan 2020

158,653 147,496 8,869 27,576

Feb 2020

158,866 147,467 8,933 27,848

Mar 2020

155,599 144,441 8,805 26,651

Apr 2020

133,320 123,425 7,540 19,292

May 2020

137,182 126,966 7,919 20,841

June 2020

142,218 131,470 8,321 22,950

July 2020

143,727 132,829 8,424 23,826

Aug 2020

147,176 136,126 8,715 24,743

Sept 2020

147,569 136,309 8,663 25,021

Oct 2020

149,719 138,296 8,714 26,051

Nov 2020

149,761 138,693 8,602 25,374

Dec 2020

149,883 138,856 8,651 24,976

Jan 2021

150,004 138,964 8,750 24,669

Feb 2021

150,367 139,265 8,827 25,168

Mar 2021

150,940 139,504 9,248 25,158

Apr 2021

151,259 139,915 8,992 25,046

May 2021

151,550 139,967 9,265 25,189

June 2021

151,612 140,111 9,162 25,488

July 2021

152,704 140,699 9,555 25,310

Aug 2021

153,167 141,225 9,496 25,739

Sept 2021

153,806 141,756 9,424 25,772

Oct 2021

154,234 142,194 9,465 25,903

Nov 2021

155,324 143,816 9,256 25,956

Dec 2021

155,975 144,474 9,282 25,681

Jan 2022

157,174 145,993 9,089 25,817

Feb 2022

157,722 146,263 9,175 25,801

Mar 2022

158,458 146,955 9,260 25,902

Apr 2022

158,105 146,638 9,086 26,091

May 2022

158,426 146,455 9,291 25,766

June 2022

158,111 146,346 9,255 25,440

July 2022

158,290 146,627 8,971 25,824

Aug 2022

158,732 147,397 8,985 26,237