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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

2020

70.1 70.4 70.4 61.9 62.3 65.3 66.3 66.7 68.0 68.3 67.7 67.5 67.1

2021

66.3 66.3 67.1 68.1 68.0 68.6 69.0 68.8 68.6 (p)69.4      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

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

2021

2.7 2.7 2.7 3.0 2.9 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 (p)3.0      

Manufacturing

2020

4.9 4.9 4.9 4.6 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.9 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.8

2021

4.7 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.8 4.8 (p)4.7      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

13.4 13.3 13.4 11.6 11.9 12.5 12.6 12.7 13.2 13.3 13.1 13.4 12.9

2021

12.7 12.6 12.7 12.7 12.7 12.9 13.2 12.9 12.9 (p)13.3      

Information

2020

0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

2021

0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 (p)0.4      

Financial Activities

2020

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

2021

1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 (p)1.6      

Professional & Business Services

2020

5.6 5.6 5.8 5.6 5.7 5.9 5.9 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.0 6.0 5.9

2021

6.1 6.0 6.1 6.3 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.2 6.0 (p)6.1      

Educational & Health Services

2020

11.5 11.6 11.5 10.4 10.2 10.4 10.6 10.7 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.9

2021

10.7 10.7 11.1 11.2 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.2 11.3 (p)11.3      

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

7.9 7.9 7.7 4.0 4.3 6.0 6.4 6.5 6.5 6.7 6.3 6.1 6.4

2021

6.1 6.0 6.2 6.6 7.0 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.0 (p)6.9      

Other Services

2020

2.6 2.6 2.5 1.9 2.1 2.1 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3

2021

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.3 (p)2.4      

Government

2020

19.4 19.7 19.7 19.1 18.7 18.8 18.8 18.8 19.4 19.4 19.5 19.2 19.2

2021

19.0 19.3 19.3 19.4 19.2 19.2 19.0 18.8 19.3 (p)19.7      

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

2020

81,339 81,298 79,448 79,510 79,298 79,449 80,601 80,337 79,657 78,434 78,349 78,864 79,715

2021

79,997 79,690 80,454 80,024 78,310 80,553 79,533 78,916 78,445 (p)78,911      

Employment

2020

77,280 77,345 74,816 68,150 67,479 67,685 72,830 73,422 73,295 74,011 73,950 73,857 72,843

2021

74,319 73,724 74,468 74,388 73,481 74,236 74,135 73,971 74,006 (p)74,822      

Unemployment

2020

4,059 3,953 4,632 11,360 11,819 11,764 7,771 6,915 6,362 4,423 4,399 5,007 6,872

2021

5,678 5,966 5,986 5,636 4,829 6,317 5,398 4,945 4,439 (p)4,089      

Unemployment Rate

2020

5.0 4.9 5.8 14.3 14.9 14.8 9.6 8.6 8.0 5.6 5.6 6.3 8.6

2021

7.1 7.5 7.4 7.0 6.2 7.8 6.8 6.3 5.7 (p)5.2      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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