District of Columbia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2016

770.2 776.7 779.7 785.8 784.4 775.5 787.0 771.9 784.0 790.1 791.6 788.9 782.2

2017

779.6 785.3 787.0 789.6 789.5 (p)791.0              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

15.8 15.5 15.9 15.7 15.8 15.9 14.7 14.7 14.6 14.7 14.6 14.3 15.2

2017

14.3 14.4 14.5 14.6 14.8 (p)15.0              

Manufacturing

2016

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2

2017

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 (p)1.2              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

32.1 32.3 32.3 32.6 32.6 32.9 32.7 32.5 32.7 32.4 32.5 32.7 32.5

2017

31.7 32.1 32.3 32.4 32.5 (p)32.9              

Information

2016

16.9 17.1 17.0 17.0 16.7 17.0 17.1 17.1 16.9 16.9 16.9 16.9 17.0

2017

16.7 16.8 16.7 16.8 16.7 (p)16.8              

Financial Activities

2016

29.5 29.5 29.7 29.9 29.8 30.0 30.4 30.5 30.3 30.2 29.9 29.8 30.0

2017

29.3 29.4 29.0 28.8 29.0 (p)29.4              

Professional & Business Services

2016

162.1 163.3 163.6 165.1 164.9 165.6 166.9 165.7 165.1 167.4 168.7 168.4 165.6

2017

166.3 167.2 167.2 167.4 168.6 (p)171.1              

Educational & Health Services

2016

133.7 136.2 136.4 137.5 136.2 125.2 125.7 125.8 136.5 139.9 140.1 137.8 134.3

2017

135.0 139.5 139.6 139.0 134.9 (p)131.1              

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

70.2 72.1 73.7 76.9 76.2 75.3 75.0 75.0 76.3 76.9 76.7 76.7 75.1

2017

74.9 76.1 77.7 80.3 81.9 (p)81.9              

Other Services

2016

71.1 71.4 71.7 72.0 72.0 72.3 73.3 72.8 72.4 72.2 72.0 71.4 72.1

2017

70.4 70.6 70.4 71.3 71.5 (p)72.5              

Government

2016

237.6 238.1 238.2 237.9 239.0 240.1 250.0 236.6 238.0 238.3 239.0 239.7 239.4

2017

239.8 238.0 238.4 237.8 238.4 (p)239.1              

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(1)389,396 (1)392,467 (1)391,324 (1)391,221 (1)388,784 (1)394,651 (1)397,407 (1)391,268 (1)390,933 (1)394,704 (1)394,454 (1)392,765 (1)392,448

2017

397,018 399,576 397,076 397,998 400,536 (p)404,935              

Employment

2016

(1)363,869 (1)366,817 (1)367,823 (1)370,091 (1)367,742 (1)369,713 (1)372,221 (1)366,300 (1)366,845 (1)371,315 (1)372,111 (1)371,309 (1)368,846

2017

373,488 375,089 374,527 376,409 378,585 (p)379,112              

Unemployment

2016

(1)25,527 (1)25,650 (1)23,501 (1)21,130 (1)21,042 (1)24,938 (1)25,186 (1)24,968 (1)24,088 (1)23,389 (1)22,343 (1)21,456 (1)23,602

2017

23,530 24,487 22,549 21,589 21,951 (p)25,823              

Unemployment Rate

2016

(1)6.6 (1)6.5 (1)6.0 (1)5.4 (1)5.4 (1)6.3 (1)6.3 (1)6.4 (1)6.2 (1)5.9 (1)5.7 (1)5.5 (1)6.0

2017

5.9 6.1 5.7 5.4 5.5 (p)6.4              

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls and model reestimation.
(p) Preliminary