Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV: 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
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2016

104.7 104.0 105.8 106.7 107.8 107.4 106.3 106.6 107.2 108.7 110.2 110.4 107.2

2017

106.2 106.0 (p)105.9                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

3.8 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.1

2017

3.9 3.9 (p)3.8                    

Manufacturing

2016

8.0 7.8 7.9 7.9 8.0 7.9 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9

2017

7.9 8.0 (p)8.0                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

26.0 25.3 25.7 25.8 25.8 25.8 25.5 25.7 26.1 27.8 29.2 29.4 26.5

2017

26.7 25.9 (p)25.8                    

Information

2016

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.4

2017

2.6 2.6 (p)2.6                    

Financial Activities

2016

7.8 7.9 8.0 7.9 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.9 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.9

2017

7.7 7.7 (p)7.5                    

Professional & Business Services

2016

9.0 9.0 9.0 9.2 9.1 9.3 9.3 9.4 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.2

2017

8.9 8.9 (p)8.9                    

Educational & Health Services

2016

16.5 16.3 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.3 16.4 16.6 16.8 16.8 16.9 17.0 16.6

2017

16.8 17.0 (p)17.0                    

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

9.4 9.5 9.8 10.3 10.6 10.6 10.4 10.5 10.1 9.9 9.8 9.7 10.1

2017

9.6 9.5 (p)9.6                    

Other Services

2016

4.2 4.2 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3

2017

4.3 4.3 (p)4.3                    

Government

2016

17.7 18.1 18.4 18.4 19.0 18.6 17.8 17.6 18.0 18.3 18.4 18.5 18.2

2017

17.8 18.2 (p)18.4                    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(r)129,537 (r)129,480 (r)130,139 (r)130,366 (r)131,014 (r)133,014 (r)132,893 (r)131,862 (r)131,403 (r)132,954 (r)132,719 (r)133,039 (r)131,535

2017

131,733 (p)131,950                      

Employment

2016

(r)122,935 (r)122,518 (r)123,802 (r)124,834 (r)125,633 (r)127,082 (r)127,132 (r)125,738 (r)125,909 (r)127,393 (r)127,562 (r)127,859 (r)125,700

2017

125,631 (p)125,681                      

Unemployment

2016

(r)6,602 (r)6,962 (r)6,337 (r)5,532 (r)5,381 (r)5,932 (r)5,761 (r)6,124 (r)5,494 (r)5,561 (r)5,157 (r)5,180 (r)5,835

2017

6,102 (p)6,269                      

Unemployment Rate

2016

(r)5.1 (r)5.4 (r)4.9 (r)4.2 (r)4.1 (r)4.5 (r)4.3 (r)4.6 (r)4.2 (r)4.2 (r)3.9 (r)3.9 (r)4.4

2017

4.6 (p)4.8                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

The Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Washington County in Maryland and Berkeley and Morgan Counties in West Virginia.