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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

2019

2,769.4 2,768.1 2,769.7 2,768.0 2,768.3 2,767.0 2,769.2 2,767.8 2,765.9 2,765.3 2,776.1 2,784.2

2020

2,796.8 2,797.1 2,766.3 2,408.8 2,437.2 (p)2,505.5            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

168.1 167.4 167.5 166.8 166.9 166.8 166.5 166.9 166.9 167.6 168.9 170.2

2020

173.3 174.5 174.5 159.2 163.5 (p)169.2            

Manufacturing

2019

111.5 111.9 112.1 112.6 112.5 113.0 113.2 113.4 113.4 114.1 113.8 113.6

2020

113.8 113.8 113.3 100.7 103.3 (p)105.6            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

470.9 469.9 470.4 468.2 468.3 467.7 468.7 468.9 468.7 473.4 473.3 473.3

2020

471.4 472.1 471.6 411.4 413.1 (p)428.0            

Information

2019

35.6 35.3 35.6 35.4 35.2 35.4 35.5 35.6 35.4 35.5 35.2 34.3

2020

35.4 34.6 34.0 30.6 29.5 (p)29.1            

Financial Activities

2019

144.5 144.4 144.3 144.0 143.7 143.3 143.5 143.1 142.8 143.6 143.3 143.8

2020

143.6 143.9 143.2 134.6 138.4 (p)137.2            

Professional & Business Services

2019

460.5 461.9 461.4 462.3 462.3 463.1 463.0 463.5 463.0 463.5 468.2 469.8

2020

473.0 473.2 468.3 427.8 433.5 (p)434.8            

Educational & Health Services

2019

473.1 473.8 474.1 474.0 473.8 474.1 474.1 474.1 473.7 469.4 469.9 472.3

2020

475.6 474.4 472.5 415.4 424.8 (p)432.7            

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

282.7 282.4 282.8 283.2 282.8 283.0 282.8 281.5 279.9 278.7 283.3 285.5

2020

288.7 289.8 272.6 151.7 161.2 (p)184.4            

Other Services

2019

114.9 115.0 115.0 115.1 115.0 114.9 114.7 115.0 114.9 115.0 114.5 115.9

2020

116.9 116.4 111.9 87.7 88.0 (p)97.0            

Government

2019

507.6 506.1 506.5 506.4 507.8 505.7 507.2 505.8 507.2 504.5 505.7 505.5

2020

505.1 504.4 504.4 489.7 481.9 (p)487.5            

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

2019

(r)3,242,979 (r)3,246,181 (r)3,248,606 (r)3,251,116 (r)3,254,239 (r)3,258,184 (r)3,263,140 (r)3,267,477 (r)3,271,010 (r)3,273,101 (r)3,272,834 (r)3,272,378

2020

3,276,524 3,280,277 3,284,708 3,112,390 3,115,059 (p)3,202,709            

Employment

2019

(r)3,121,324 (r)3,124,998 (r)3,128,100 (r)3,131,352 (r)3,135,190 (r)3,139,739 (r)3,145,585 (r)3,151,418 (r)3,156,844 (r)3,160,658 (r)3,160,936 (r)3,160,365

2020

3,167,463 3,172,883 3,175,393 2,796,592 2,804,911 (p)2,944,947            

Unemployment

2019

(r)121,655 (r)121,183 (r)120,506 (r)119,764 (r)119,049 (r)118,445 (r)117,555 (r)116,059 (r)114,166 (r)112,443 (r)111,898 (r)112,013

2020

109,061 107,394 109,315 315,798 310,148 (p)257,762            

Unemployment Rate

2019

(r)3.8 (r)3.7 (r)3.7 (r)3.7 (r)3.7 (r)3.6 (r)3.6 (r)3.6 (r)3.5 (r)3.4 (r)3.4 (r)3.4

2020

3.3 3.3 3.3 10.1 10.0 (p)8.0            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised