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Economy at a Glance
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Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, MD

Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, MD
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Data
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2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

700.1 710.2 703.6 698.2 (p)703.6  

Employment(1)

676.2 686.5 682.1 678.5 (p)684.4  

Unemployment(1)

23.8 23.7 21.5 19.8 (p)19.3  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.4 3.3 3.1 2.8 (p)2.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

605.3 602.1 600.4 595.7 (p)598.5  

12-month % change

0.1 0.3 0.0 -0.1 (p)0.3  

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

34.8 33.8 34.5 33.9 (p)34.2  

12-month % change

-1.4 -5.1 -3.4 -4.2 (p)-3.1  

Manufacturing(3)

18.9 18.9 18.9 18.8 (p)18.8  

12-month % change

2.2 1.1 1.6 1.6 (p)1.6  

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

78.3 77.8 77.4 77.1 (p)76.9  

12-month % change

1.3 -0.1 -0.6 -0.3 (p)-0.3  

Information(3)

11.9 11.9 12.1 11.8 (p)11.8  

12-month % change

-3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)-0.8  

Financial Activities(3)

36.2 36.3 36.4 35.7 (p)35.8  

12-month % change

-3.5 -2.7 -2.2 -3.0 (p)-2.5  

Professional and Business Services(3)

135.0 135.0 134.2 132.0 (p)133.9  

12-month % change

2.3 1.5 1.3 0.9 (p)2.1  

Education and Health Services(3)

94.7 95.3 95.4 95.7 (p)95.9  

12-month % change

-0.2 0.6 1.3 1.4 (p)0.9  

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

61.4 61.2 60.5 57.3 (p)56.1  

12-month % change

0.7 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3 (p)0.2  

Other Services(3)

25.4 25.6 25.4 25.2 (p)25.1  

12-month % change

-0.8 -0.8 -0.8 0.0 (p)-0.4  

Government(3)

108.7 106.3 105.6 108.2 (p)110.0  

12-month % change

-1.5 1.9 -0.6 -0.4 (p)-0.1  

Consumer Price Index: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

CPI-U, All items(4)

  265.170   265.500   265.026

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

    1.2   0.9   1.5

CPI-W, All items(5)

  260.949   260.870   260.494

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(5)

    1.0   0.5   1.2

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Data extracted on: December 13, 2019

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Note: More data series, including additional geographic areas, are available through the "Databases & Tables" tab at the top of this page.

 

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