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Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2018

1,383.8 1,392.7 1,401.7 1,413.4 1,423.3 1,426.3 1,413.6 1,412.9 1,413.3 1,424.6 1,433.3 1,434.0 1,414.4

2019

1,402.1 1,409.5 1,417.6 1,430.6 1,437.6 1,439.5 1,429.6 1,431.6 (p)1,434.7        

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

76.8 77.5 78.8 80.1 80.9 82.0 82.6 82.5 81.6 81.5 81.6 81.8 80.6

2019

80.3 80.1 79.9 81.8 82.2 82.9 84.5 84.7 (p)84.8        

Manufacturing

2018

55.7 55.7 55.6 56.3 56.2 56.6 57.1 57.2 56.8 57.5 57.3 57.5 56.6

2019

56.8 56.5 57.4 58.1 57.9 59.3 58.1 57.6 (p)57.1        

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

246.0 243.0 243.0 244.3 245.6 247.3 244.7 244.5 244.6 246.5 250.5 252.7 246.1

2019

245.7 243.6 243.4 244.8 244.1 244.4 243.7 244.4 (p)242.6        

Information

2018

17.0 17.2 17.1 17.4 17.4 17.6 17.5 17.5 17.0 17.2 17.4 17.4 17.3

2019

17.0 17.2 17.3 17.3 17.3 17.5 17.5 17.6 (p)17.2        

Financial Activities

2018

80.1 80.2 80.0 80.2 80.0 80.4 80.6 80.2 79.3 79.7 79.9 79.4 80.0

2019

79.6 79.6 80.8 80.2 80.4 81.0 81.4 82.1 (p)79.6        

Professional & Business Services

2018

230.1 230.6 232.5 235.3 237.3 238.3 240.2 241.5 239.3 237.6 241.1 239.9 237.0

2019

233.4 233.0 233.4 237.5 242.0 244.3 242.7 245.8 (p)243.5        

Educational & Health Services

2018

275.5 278.6 279.8 280.4 279.9 278.2 278.3 276.8 278.8 284.6 285.7 286.1 280.2

2019

284.0 286.4 288.3 288.2 288.2 282.5 285.0 284.1 (p)289.7        

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

128.9 130.1 133.3 137.2 143.1 146.8 146.8 146.5 141.1 137.5 135.5 135.7 138.5

2019

130.8 131.4 134.2 138.5 142.1 148.4 149.9 148.0 (p)143.8        

Other Services

2018

51.4 51.5 51.9 52.2 52.5 52.8 52.8 52.4 51.9 52.6 53.0 52.7 52.3

2019

52.3 53.2 52.5 53.1 52.3 51.9 51.5 51.4 (p)51.3        

Government

2018

222.3 228.3 229.7 230.0 230.4 226.3 213.0 213.8 222.9 229.9 231.3 230.8 225.7

2019

222.2 228.5 230.4 231.1 231.1 227.3 215.3 215.9 (p)225.1        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2018

1,483,797 1,483,898 1,487,533 1,484,293 1,492,662 1,508,439 1,515,008 1,494,872 1,486,958 1,496,052 1,495,407 1,493,054 1,493,498

2019

1,493,357 1,496,602 1,501,570 1,499,335 1,513,121 1,535,396 1,547,434 1,542,256 (p)1,533,637        

Employment

2018

1,415,463 1,417,159 1,425,362 1,428,635 1,435,615 1,442,957 1,450,214 1,432,700 1,432,992 1,441,324 1,443,856 1,441,543 1,433,985

2019

1,431,607 1,435,382 1,443,494 1,448,520 1,458,660 1,473,901 1,484,391 1,480,651 (p)1,481,185        

Unemployment

2018

68,334 66,739 62,171 55,658 57,047 65,482 64,794 62,172 53,966 54,728 51,551 51,511 59,513

2019

61,750 61,220 58,076 50,815 54,461 61,495 63,043 61,605 (p)52,452        

Unemployment Rate

2018

4.6 4.5 4.2 3.7 3.8 4.3 4.3 4.2 3.6 3.7 3.4 3.5 4.0

2019

4.1 4.1 3.9 3.4 3.6 4.0 4.1 4.0 (p)3.4        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Total Nonfarm

2018

368.8 373.2 376.0 378.1 378.7 375.5 375.3 376.0 379.0 382.7 383.2 382.7 377.4

2019

373.4 377.5 379.9 384.5 385.7 383.0 380.8 379.5 (p)383.6        

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

11.1 11.1 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.5 11.8 11.7 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.4 11.4

2019

11.1 11.0 11.0 11.4 11.5 11.8 11.9 11.9 (p)11.8        

Manufacturing

2018

10.5 10.5 10.6 10.6 10.6 10.7 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.8 10.9 10.7

2019

10.8 10.8 10.9 10.9 10.9 11.0 10.8 10.8 (p)10.8        

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

44.0 43.5 43.3 43.2 43.4 44.0 43.4 43.7 43.7 43.4 43.3 44.1 43.6

2019

43.4 43.4 43.3 43.8 43.7 44.1 43.9 43.7 (p)44.1        

Information

2018

4.4 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.5

2019

4.5 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.7 (p)4.5        

Financial Activities

2018

17.7 17.9 17.9 17.8 17.8 17.7 17.9 17.8 17.7 17.6 17.6 17.5 17.7

2019

17.4 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.6 17.7 17.8 17.9 (p)17.6        

Professional & Business Services

2018

49.9 50.3 50.6 51.2 51.9 51.4 51.9 53.0 53.2 53.4 52.9 51.9 51.8

2019

50.4 49.9 50.1 52.4 54.0 53.4 52.2 52.5 (p)51.8        

Educational & Health Services

2018

120.8 122.4 122.8 123.3 122.3 121.4 121.8 121.2 121.6 124.9 126.0 126.0 122.9

2019

125.2 126.1 126.2 126.2 125.0 123.2 123.6 122.2 (p)124.8        

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

27.5 28.0 29.3 30.2 31.0 31.3 31.0 30.9 30.8 30.0 29.6 30.0 30.0

2019

27.7 29.0 30.1 31.1 31.9 32.6 32.5 32.1 (p)31.3        

Other Services

2018

12.6 12.7 12.8 12.8 12.8 12.9 12.9 12.7 12.7 12.8 12.8 12.7 12.8

2019

12.5 12.5 12.6 12.6 12.7 12.7 12.7 12.6 (p)12.6        

Government

2018

70.3 72.4 73.1 73.3 73.0 70.0 69.2 69.5 72.4 73.7 74.0 73.6 72.0

2019

70.4 72.8 73.6 74.0 73.8 71.9 70.8 71.1 (p)74.3        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Baltimore City, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2018

288,341 287,591 288,047 287,713 289,599 293,350 294,767 291,949 287,986 289,480 289,235 289,041 289,758

2019

288,845 288,878 290,033 290,034 292,940 298,077 300,365 300,347 (p)297,225        

Employment

2018

269,524 269,501 271,006 271,881 273,911 275,506 276,861 273,606 273,318 274,686 275,284 274,566 273,304

2019

272,496 272,923 274,712 275,963 278,268 281,620 283,553 282,896 (p)282,810        

Unemployment

2018

18,817 18,090 17,041 15,832 15,688 17,844 17,906 18,343 14,668 14,794 13,951 14,475 16,454

2019

16,349 15,955 15,321 14,071 14,672 16,457 16,812 17,451 (p)14,415        

Unemployment Rate

2018

6.5 6.3 5.9 5.5 5.4 6.1 6.1 6.3 5.1 5.1 4.8 5.0 5.7

2019

5.7 5.5 5.3 4.9 5.0 5.5 5.6 5.8 (p)4.8        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary