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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 (p)565.9                  

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 (p)32.6                  

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 (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 (p)76.0                  

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 (p)10.5                  

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 (p)35.7                  

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 (p)133.0                  

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 (p)87.2                  

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 (p)40.2                  

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 (p)22.1                  

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 (p)110.5                  

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

(1)709,254 (1)710,693 (1)705,671 (1)667,043 (1)673,848 (1)695,714 (1)686,696 (1)685,286 (1)645,260 (1)667,585 (1)667,429 (1)660,695 (1)681,265

2021

655,838 660,052 666,117 (p)667,682                  

Employment

2020

(1)688,273 (1)690,215 (1)683,491 (1)614,888 (1)615,692 (1)637,754 (1)629,080 (1)630,299 (1)603,452 (1)625,916 (1)624,809 (1)619,710 (1)638,632

2021

618,072 622,743 628,913 (p)631,249                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)20,981 (1)20,478 (1)22,180 (1)52,155 (1)58,156 (1)57,960 (1)57,616 (1)54,987 (1)41,808 (1)41,669 (1)42,620 (1)40,985 (1)42,633

2021

37,766 37,309 37,204 (p)36,433                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)3.0 (1)2.9 (1)3.1 (1)7.8 (1)8.6 (1)8.3 (1)8.4 (1)8.0 (1)6.5 (1)6.2 (1)6.4 (1)6.2 (1)6.3

2021

5.8 5.7 5.6 (p)5.5                  

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 16, 2021.
(p) Preliminary