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

Total Nonfarm

2020

2,779.7 2,779.0 2,749.7 2,379.0 2,408.4 2,456.5 2,527.1 2,542.8 2,563.9 2,586.5 2,602.7 2,603.9

2021

2,613.8 2,615.0 2,627.8 2,633.6 2,640.7 (p)2,634.3            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

168.8 168.7 167.5 152.4 157.3 159.1 159.5 159.2 160.4 161.2 161.5 163.6

2021

162.9 163.4 163.6 162.4 162.1 (p)160.3            

Manufacturing

2020

113.0 112.8 112.4 104.7 105.3 106.4 106.4 106.7 107.5 107.9 109.1 109.8

2021

109.4 107.7 108.3 109.3 108.8 (p)107.7            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

472.0 472.8 471.7 405.2 409.0 427.2 442.3 443.1 450.5 452.5 458.4 460.2

2021

461.5 460.4 460.3 459.0 460.1 (p)459.6            

Information

2020

35.9 35.9 35.6 32.1 31.8 31.6 32.1 32.1 32.2 32.1 31.2 31.1

2021

31.3 31.2 31.2 31.5 31.9 (p)32.5            

Financial Activities

2020

142.5 142.1 141.4 135.2 135.2 135.2 135.2 135.0 135.4 135.6 136.1 135.7

2021

137.0 135.1 135.6 135.3 135.5 (p)136.0            

Professional & Business Services

2020

462.8 460.7 458.3 423.9 429.3 430.5 430.4 432.7 435.9 439.6 443.2 448.1

2021

451.6 455.8 459.4 460.7 458.6 (p)448.9            

Educational & Health Services

2020

476.7 477.5 471.1 413.1 419.8 425.8 427.8 432.7 434.6 441.3 446.1 446.9

2021

447.2 448.4 449.8 451.8 455.6 (p)459.1            

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

284.4 284.1 271.0 134.1 139.5 162.8 193.0 198.0 210.3 217.7 222.9 217.0

2021

213.7 216.6 218.7 221.1 222.5 (p)223.9            

Other Services

2020

114.6 114.5 111.9 85.1 89.5 95.6 98.5 99.7 101.3 101.6 101.3 101.3

2021

101.9 102.7 103.8 104.2 105.4 (p)106.0            

Government

2020

509.0 509.9 508.8 493.2 491.7 482.3 501.9 503.6 495.8 497.0 492.9 490.2

2021

497.3 493.7 497.1 498.3 500.2 (p)500.3            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

2020

(r)3,298,221 (r)3,298,443 (r)3,298,663 (r)3,131,058 (r)3,135,302 (r)3,235,141 (r)3,151,830 (r)3,161,767 (r)3,009,144 (r)3,113,628 (r)3,113,418 (r)3,112,292

2021

3,106,287 3,103,085 3,110,072 3,118,160 3,123,458 (p)3,128,786            

Employment

2020

(r)3,187,160 (r)3,184,239 (r)3,181,957 (r)2,848,836 (r)2,854,474 (r)2,957,538 (r)2,877,939 (r)2,890,448 (r)2,800,001 (r)2,903,239 (r)2,901,959 (r)2,900,385

2021

2,907,520 2,909,565 2,916,726 2,923,616 2,931,962 (p)2,935,121            

Unemployment

2020

(r)111,061 (r)114,204 (r)116,706 (r)282,222 (r)280,828 (r)277,603 (r)273,891 (r)271,319 (r)209,143 (r)210,389 (r)211,459 (r)211,907

2021

198,767 193,520 193,346 194,544 191,496 (p)193,665            

Unemployment Rate

2020

(r)3.4 (r)3.5 (r)3.5 (r)9.0 (r)9.0 (r)8.6 (r)8.7 (r)8.6 (r)7.0 (r)6.8 (r)6.8 (r)6.8

2021

6.4 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.1 (p)6.2            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised