Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Delaware
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

2016

451.4 452.2 453.3 453.0 451.7 452.9 454.5 454.5 454.2 453.9 453.8 454.4

2017

455.8 456.5 456.1 (p)455.7                

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

21.0 21.3 21.7 20.6 20.3 20.5 20.7 20.9 21.0 20.4 20.5 20.6

2017

21.1 22.0 21.9 (p)21.7                

Manufacturing

2016

25.7 25.7 25.6 25.7 25.7 25.8 25.8 25.9 25.7 25.9 25.8 25.9

2017

26.0 25.9 25.7 (p)25.8                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

82.7 82.7 83.1 82.9 82.7 82.7 82.9 83.1 83.1 82.4 82.0 82.2

2017

83.5 83.3 83.0 (p)83.3                

Financial Activities

2016

47.2 47.3 47.3 47.3 46.8 46.9 46.9 47.1 46.7 47.0 46.9 47.0

2017

47.1 47.1 46.9 (p)47.3                

Professional & Business Services

2016

61.3 61.3 61.1 61.5 61.4 61.8 62.1 61.8 61.6 60.7 61.1 61.1

2017

59.9 57.8 59.1 (p)58.5                

Educational & Health Services

2016

76.3 76.6 76.6 76.8 76.8 77.0 77.1 77.1 77.5 77.6 77.9 78.1

2017

78.5 79.3 79.3 (p)79.5                

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

48.8 49.2 49.3 49.6 49.5 49.6 49.9 49.8 49.8 50.9 51.2 51.0

2017

51.2 52.2 51.4 (p)50.9                

Other Services

2016

18.6 18.6 18.7 18.8 18.8 18.7 18.7 18.7 18.6 18.8 18.7 18.7

2017

18.6 18.6 18.8 (p)18.7                

Government

2016

65.2 64.9 65.3 65.2 65.4 65.2 65.7 65.4 65.5 65.6 65.1 65.0

2017

65.0 65.5 65.3 (p)65.3                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Delaware
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

2016

(1)473,891 (1)474,260 (1)474,368 (1)474,232 (1)473,885 (1)473,363 (1)472,730 (1)472,077 (1)471,467 (1)470,912 (1)470,434 (1)470,053

2017

470,574 472,501 474,409 (p)476,056                

Employment

2016

(1)452,370 (1)453,019 (1)453,345 (1)453,362 (1)453,122 (1)452,691 (1)452,141 (1)451,566 (1)451,019 (1)450,504 (1)450,046 (1)449,673

2017

449,977 451,342 452,888 (p)454,083                

Unemployment

2016

(1)21,521 (1)21,241 (1)21,023 (1)20,870 (1)20,763 (1)20,672 (1)20,589 (1)20,511 (1)20,448 (1)20,408 (1)20,388 (1)20,380

2017

20,597 21,159 21,521 (p)21,973                

Unemployment Rate

2016

(1)4.5 (1)4.5 (1)4.4 (1)4.4 (1)4.4 (1)4.4 (1)4.4 (1)4.3 (1)4.3 (1)4.3 (1)4.3 (1)4.3

2017

4.4 4.5 4.5 (p)4.6                

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(p) Preliminary