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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

2018

2,739.3 2,745.6 2,746.1 2,742.8 2,744.7 2,746.7 2,745.8 2,745.6 2,741.9 2,746.2 2,754.1 2,759.7

2019

2,764.3 2,758.6 2,760.9 2,760.9 2,757.6 2,752.3 2,748.8 2,757.8 (p)2,767.9      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

163.8 165.7 165.4 164.1 164.2 163.8 164.5 164.6 164.4 165.1 165.0 165.4

2019

164.3 163.0 163.1 163.2 162.3 162.3 162.6 164.0 (p)164.9      

Manufacturing

2018

107.5 107.6 107.7 107.9 108.1 108.3 108.7 108.8 108.7 108.8 108.3 109.0

2019

108.6 107.5 108.3 107.9 108.0 109.3 108.1 107.7 (p)108.0      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

470.3 471.1 470.5 469.1 468.7 469.1 468.5 467.5 467.0 466.0 467.9 468.0

2019

469.2 467.6 466.6 464.3 462.1 461.5 462.9 461.8 (p)463.0      

Information

2018

36.8 36.7 36.5 36.7 36.6 36.6 36.2 36.3 35.8 36.1 36.6 36.4

2019

36.4 36.5 36.6 36.7 36.7 36.5 36.7 36.8 (p)36.8      

Financial Activities

2018

145.7 145.8 145.8 145.8 145.3 144.7 144.3 143.9 143.8 143.1 142.7 142.1

2019

141.9 141.4 143.8 142.8 143.0 142.6 143.1 143.6 (p)140.9      

Professional & Business Services

2018

448.9 449.9 450.4 450.6 451.0 450.9 451.9 451.6 451.5 450.1 453.3 455.5

2019

456.9 457.1 455.0 458.4 459.3 457.4 453.5 454.1 (p)455.9      

Educational & Health Services

2018

467.7 468.5 468.6 469.3 470.1 470.8 471.0 471.2 471.1 472.3 474.3 476.7

2019

479.6 477.9 480.5 480.7 480.2 477.5 479.7 482.5 (p)486.9      

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

280.6 280.9 281.4 281.1 281.6 281.9 282.8 283.0 281.9 282.2 284.6 284.8

2019

285.5 285.5 284.2 283.4 281.2 279.3 280.6 282.2 (p)284.0      

Other Services

2018

114.1 114.1 114.2 114.0 114.2 114.2 114.2 114.3 113.9 116.5 115.4 115.2

2019

115.8 116.4 116.9 117.4 116.3 115.2 115.4 116.0 (p)116.0      

Government

2018

503.9 505.3 505.6 504.2 504.9 506.4 503.7 504.4 503.8 506.0 506.0 506.6

2019

506.1 505.7 505.9 506.1 508.5 510.7 506.2 509.1 (p)511.5      

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

2018

3,198,871 3,199,673 3,200,719 3,201,039 3,200,100 3,198,174 3,196,037 3,194,029 3,193,191 3,193,198 3,193,774 3,194,248

2019

3,197,872 3,202,958 3,207,534 3,211,021 3,216,399 3,223,860 3,233,000 3,245,247 (p)3,255,578      

Employment

2018

3,064,361 3,066,024 3,068,276 3,070,102 3,070,854 3,070,922 3,071,285 3,071,907 3,073,396 3,074,970 3,075,542 3,075,662

2019

3,079,043 3,083,356 3,086,733 3,089,727 3,094,384 3,101,958 3,111,045 3,123,307 (p)3,134,622      

Unemployment

2018

134,510 133,649 132,443 130,937 129,246 127,252 124,752 122,122 119,795 118,228 118,232 118,586

2019

118,829 119,602 120,801 121,294 122,015 121,902 121,955 121,940 (p)120,956      

Unemployment Rate

2018

4.2 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.7

2019

3.7 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 (p)3.7      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary