Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, 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
Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, Md. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2016

582.4 583.6 588.2 594.4 595.9 598.1 593.8 594.6 595.4 599.6 599.4 601.9 593.9

2017

592.8 596.4 (p)597.3                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

33.2 32.8 33.4 34.1 34.3 34.5 34.3 34.0 33.8 34.5 34.8 34.0 34.0

2017

32.1 31.6 (p)32.0                    

Manufacturing

2016

17.2 17.2 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.4 17.3 17.3 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.4 17.3

2017

17.2 17.3 (p)17.3                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

77.0 75.9 76.3 77.1 77.6 77.9 78.1 78.0 77.3 77.6 77.8 80.0 77.6

2017

78.3 77.3 (p)76.7                    

Information

2016

13.9 14.0 13.7 14.0 12.4 13.8 13.9 13.6 13.8 13.8 13.8 13.9 13.7

2017

13.5 13.6 (p)13.6                    

Financial Activities

2016

38.8 38.8 38.7 38.7 38.8 39.1 39.3 39.3 39.2 39.3 39.3 39.4 39.1

2017

38.9 39.2 (p)38.9                    

Professional & Business Services

2016

124.2 124.6 126.0 127.8 127.5 128.3 129.4 129.4 127.8 130.9 128.4 128.2 127.7

2017

127.7 128.9 (p)129.1                    

Educational & Health Services

2016

89.5 89.9 90.3 91.1 91.3 90.4 91.3 90.2 90.9 91.2 91.3 92.7 90.8

2017

91.5 93.2 (p)93.1                    

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

51.7 51.8 52.9 54.3 56.1 58.9 59.1 58.3 55.8 54.3 54.5 54.0 55.1

2017

52.3 53.0 (p)53.6                    

Other Services

2016

27.7 27.7 27.9 28.0 28.1 28.1 28.5 28.3 28.1 28.1 28.2 28.3 28.1

2017

28.0 28.0 (p)28.2                    

Government

2016

109.2 110.9 111.8 112.0 112.4 109.7 102.6 106.2 111.5 112.6 113.9 114.0 110.6

2017

113.3 114.3 (p)114.8                    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, Md. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(r)675,748 (r)676,436 (r)677,866 (r)674,871 (r)674,851 (r)683,185 (r)689,161 (r)683,331 (r)682,823 (r)685,982 (r)683,827 (r)681,902 (r)680,832

2017

687,766 (p)691,824                      

Employment

2016

(r)650,981 (r)652,097 (r)654,777 (r)653,843 (r)653,161 (r)657,838 (r)664,388 (r)660,051 (r)659,349 (r)662,511 (r)662,313 (r)662,140 (r)657,787

2017

664,139 (p)667,422                      

Unemployment

2016

(r)24,767 (r)24,339 (r)23,089 (r)21,028 (r)21,690 (r)25,347 (r)24,773 (r)23,280 (r)23,474 (r)23,471 (r)21,514 (r)19,762 (r)23,045

2017

23,627 (p)24,402                      

Unemployment Rate

2016

(r)3.7 (r)3.6 (r)3.4 (r)3.1 (r)3.2 (r)3.7 (r)3.6 (r)3.4 (r)3.4 (r)3.4 (r)3.1 (r)2.9 (r)3.4

2017

3.4 (p)3.5                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised