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

2016

2,697.5 2,697.7 2,702.1 2,704.1 2,700.9 2,701.3 2,710.5 2,714.7 2,716.8 2,721.8 2,722.2 2,730.8

2017

2,744.0 2,753.5 2,745.6 2,745.6 (p)2,744.0              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

161.2 160.9 162.4 162.0 161.6 162.0 162.6 162.3 162.8 162.7 162.3 162.6

2017

164.6 165.8 161.3 160.4 (p)165.2              

Manufacturing

2016

104.1 104.0 104.0 103.9 104.1 103.7 103.3 103.4 103.2 103.8 105.0 104.3

2017

103.2 103.6 103.2 103.5 (p)102.0              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

465.5 467.0 467.8 467.0 467.1 466.6 467.1 468.6 470.2 467.9 465.7 468.9

2017

472.2 469.4 469.7 468.7 (p)470.3              

Information

2016

38.2 38.3 37.7 38.4 35.3 38.0 38.2 37.5 37.7 37.4 37.3 38.2

2017

36.7 36.9 36.8 36.6 (p)36.5              

Financial Activities

2016

148.3 148.4 148.4 148.6 148.7 148.7 149.2 149.4 149.7 150.1 149.8 149.1

2017

150.1 150.4 149.0 149.6 (p)147.9              

Professional & Business Services

2016

438.6 438.0 437.9 439.7 440.0 440.5 442.3 443.4 444.0 444.6 445.0 447.7

2017

449.5 455.6 456.0 456.3 (p)456.7              

Educational & Health Services

2016

454.2 454.5 455.1 456.4 457.3 454.0 459.4 458.7 459.1 463.3 463.8 464.8

2017

463.5 468.1 468.6 468.3 (p)465.4              

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

271.8 272.1 272.4 272.4 270.5 270.4 270.4 271.9 272.4 273.0 273.2 273.8

2017

279.1 276.0 273.5 273.4 (p)271.2              

Other Services

2016

112.7 112.9 112.9 112.7 112.7 112.3 113.3 113.5 113.4 114.4 114.3 115.3

2017

115.7 116.4 116.8 116.5 (p)116.8              

Government

2016

502.9 501.6 503.5 503.0 503.6 505.1 504.7 506.0 504.3 504.6 505.8 506.1

2017

509.4 511.3 510.7 512.3 (p)512.0              

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

2016

(1)3,160,901 (1)3,161,295 (1)3,161,109 (1)3,161,132 (1)3,162,106 (1)3,164,278 (1)3,167,506 (1)3,171,266 (1)3,175,008 (1)3,178,220 (1)3,180,866 (1)3,182,680

2017

3,192,006 3,205,394 3,218,843 3,228,240 (p)3,229,004              

Employment

2016

(1)3,016,019 (1)3,019,071 (1)3,021,352 (1)3,023,426 (1)3,025,897 (1)3,029,028 (1)3,032,792 (1)3,036,809 (1)3,040,736 (1)3,044,247 (1)3,047,228 (1)3,049,523

2017

3,058,399 3,070,211 3,082,090 3,091,001 (p)3,093,928              

Unemployment

2016

(1)144,882 (1)142,224 (1)139,757 (1)137,706 (1)136,209 (1)135,250 (1)134,714 (1)134,457 (1)134,272 (1)133,973 (1)133,638 (1)133,157

2017

133,607 135,183 136,753 137,239 (p)135,076              

Unemployment Rate

2016

(1)4.6 (1)4.5 (1)4.4 (1)4.4 (1)4.3 (1)4.3 (1)4.3 (1)4.2 (1)4.2 (1)4.2 (1)4.2 (1)4.2

2017

4.2 4.2 4.2 4.3 (p)4.2              

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