Dover, DE: 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
Dover, Del. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2018

68.3 68.5 69.1 69.8 70.5 70.1 68.7 68.1 69.4 70.0 70.3 70.0 69.4

2019

69.2 69.6 69.4 70.2 70.7 71.1 (p)69.8            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

2.4 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6

2019

2.6 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7 (p)2.7            

Manufacturing

2018

5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.1 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0

2019

4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.1 (p)5.0            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

13.5 13.4 13.5 13.6 13.7 13.6 13.2 13.2 13.4 13.4 13.8 13.8 13.5

2019

13.4 13.5 13.2 13.4 13.6 13.7 (p)13.2            

Information

2018

0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

2019

0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 (p)0.3            

Financial Activities

2018

1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7

2019

1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 (p)1.7            

Professional & Business Services

2018

5.0 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.3

2019

5.3 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.4 5.3 (p)5.3            

Educational & Health Services

2018

11.0 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.2 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.3 11.5 11.5 11.6 11.2

2019

11.6 11.7 11.6 11.7 11.7 11.6 (p)11.5            

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

8.0 8.1 8.0 8.2 8.7 8.8 8.1 8.1 8.1 7.9 7.7 7.6 8.1

2019

7.6 7.7 7.7 8.0 8.4 8.7 (p)8.5            

Other Services

2018

2.7 2.6 2.6 2.8 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7

2019

2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7 (p)2.7            

Government

2018

18.8 18.9 19.1 19.2 19.3 18.8 18.6 18.2 19.1 19.3 19.5 19.2 19.0

2019

19.2 19.4 19.5 19.5 19.2 19.3 (p)18.9            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Dover, Del. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2018

78,731 78,239 78,786 78,342 78,094 78,556 77,705 77,287 77,118 78,126 78,215 78,287 78,124

2019

79,180 79,401 79,516 79,386 79,254 79,678 (p)79,197            

Employment

2018

74,950 74,514 75,305 75,134 75,090 74,799 74,070 73,802 74,080 75,330 75,764 75,781 74,885

2019

76,147 76,497 76,756 76,814 76,651 76,327 (p)75,621            

Unemployment

2018

3,781 3,725 3,481 3,208 3,004 3,757 3,635 3,485 3,038 2,796 2,451 2,506 3,239

2019

3,033 2,904 2,760 2,572 2,603 3,351 (p)3,576            

Unemployment Rate

2018

4.8 4.8 4.4 4.1 3.8 4.8 4.7 4.5 3.9 3.6 3.1 3.2 4.1

2019

3.8 3.7 3.5 3.2 3.3 4.2 (p)4.5            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Dover, Del. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Kent County in Delaware.