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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

2020

598.3 597.9 592.6 520.2 527.5 537.6 550.4 553.1 555.1 558.8 563.6 564.1 559.9

2021

551.6 555.1 560.3 566.5 570.3 573.2 576.7 (p)578.6          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

34.3 34.0 34.2 31.7 32.8 33.7 33.7 33.4 33.1 32.6 32.5 32.1 33.2

2021

31.6 31.3 32.1 32.6 33.0 33.8 34.3 (p)34.3          

Manufacturing

2020

18.7 18.6 18.5 17.4 17.6 18.0 18.0 18.1 18.1 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.1

2021

17.9 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.0 18.0 18.3 (p)18.1          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

78.0 76.5 75.8 63.7 63.9 67.0 70.8 71.2 72.1 74.0 75.6 77.7 72.2

2021

76.1 75.5 75.4 75.9 76.8 77.3 77.3 (p)77.1          

Information

2020

11.9 11.7 11.6 10.9 10.7 10.6 10.9 10.7 10.6 10.8 10.5 10.5 11.0

2021

10.7 10.8 10.7 10.8 10.6 10.6 10.7 (p)10.7          

Financial Activities

2020

36.8 36.8 36.5 35.3 35.3 35.4 35.7 35.6 35.3 35.7 35.7 35.7 35.8

2021

35.6 35.4 35.4 35.7 35.7 36.0 36.5 (p)37.0          

Professional & Business Services

2020

131.5 131.3 131.0 124.5 125.7 125.7 127.5 128.1 127.7 129.3 130.4 131.4 128.7

2021

128.4 130.1 131.7 133.2 132.9 132.7 134.5 (p)135.4          

Educational & Health Services

2020

97.7 98.7 97.5 82.4 83.6 85.0 85.2 86.0 87.1 86.3 87.3 87.9 88.7

2021

86.8 86.4 86.9 87.1 88.1 88.0 86.6 (p)87.5          

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

54.1 54.4 52.0 28.3 30.5 34.4 40.6 41.2 39.9 40.4 41.7 38.5 41.3

2021

35.3 36.3 37.5 40.3 41.8 44.4 47.6 (p)46.9          

Other Services

2020

24.9 24.9 24.3 18.4 19.5 20.7 21.3 21.5 21.4 21.7 21.9 21.7 21.9

2021

21.6 21.7 22.0 22.1 22.5 22.7 22.7 (p)23.3          

Government

2020

110.4 111.0 111.2 107.6 107.9 107.1 106.7 107.3 109.8 110.1 110.0 110.6 109.1

2021

107.6 109.7 110.6 110.8 110.9 109.7 108.2 (p)108.3          

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

2020

709,254 710,693 705,671 667,043 673,848 695,714 686,696 685,286 645,260 667,585 667,429 660,695 681,265

2021

655,838 660,052 666,117 668,197 673,985 679,878 690,267 (p)682,166          

Employment

2020

688,273 690,215 683,491 614,888 615,692 637,754 629,080 630,299 603,452 625,916 624,809 619,710 638,632

2021

618,072 622,743 628,913 631,436 636,819 637,054 652,297 (p)644,947          

Unemployment

2020

20,981 20,478 22,180 52,155 58,156 57,960 57,616 54,987 41,808 41,669 42,620 40,985 42,633

2021

37,766 37,309 37,204 36,761 37,166 42,824 37,970 (p)37,219          

Unemployment Rate

2020

3.0 2.9 3.1 7.8 8.6 8.3 8.4 8.0 6.5 6.2 6.4 6.2 6.3

2021

5.8 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.5 6.3 5.5 (p)5.5          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary