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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

2020

104.3 102.9 103.3 89.9 92.7 97.3 97.6 97.7 99.0 101.0 101.9 101.5 99.1

2021

98.0 96.1 97.2 97.8 99.0 99.9 99.2 99.2 99.9 102.7 104.3 (p)104.8  

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

4.1 4.0 4.1 3.8 4.1 4.3 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8 4.0

2021

3.7 3.5 3.7 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 (p)4.0  

Manufacturing

2020

9.7 9.7 9.7 8.5 9.1 9.2 9.3 8.9 9.3 9.3 9.4 9.4 9.3

2021

9.0 9.0 9.1 9.3 9.5 9.7 9.6 9.7 9.7 9.8 9.9 (p)9.9  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

26.4 25.1 25.3 22.6 23.3 24.6 25.2 25.2 25.9 27.5 28.9 29.6 25.8

2021

27.0 25.6 25.6 25.4 25.7 25.9 25.8 25.7 26.1 28.5 29.9 (p)30.1  

Information

2020

2.0 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7

2021

1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 (p)1.6  

Financial Activities

2020

5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.0 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.1

2021

5.2 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.1 (p)5.2  

Professional & Business Services

2020

9.9 10.0 10.2 9.5 9.6 9.8 9.6 9.6 9.7 9.6 9.4 9.4 9.7

2021

9.3 8.8 8.6 8.6 8.7 8.5 8.5 8.6 8.5 8.7 8.9 (p)8.9  

Educational & Health Services

2020

16.7 16.8 16.7 14.7 14.9 15.3 15.3 15.4 15.6 15.7 15.5 15.5 15.7

2021

15.4 15.5 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.8 15.9 15.8 (p)15.9  

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

9.9 9.9 9.8 5.6 6.3 7.8 8.4 8.6 8.5 8.4 8.4 8.0 8.3

2021

7.8 7.9 8.0 8.4 8.7 9.0 9.0 9.0 8.8 8.6 8.6 (p)8.6  

Other Services

2020

3.0 2.9 2.8 1.8 2.1 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.5 2.5

2021

2.6 2.6 2.8 2.8 2.9 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.1 (p)3.2  

Government

2020

17.5 17.5 17.7 16.6 16.6 17.1 16.5 16.7 16.8 17.1 16.9 16.6 17.0

2021

16.4 16.5 17.0 17.1 17.3 17.4 16.8 16.6 17.2 17.3 17.4 (p)17.4  

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

2020

134,700 133,785 133,236 126,332 129,846 133,492 131,824 130,842 127,102 130,100 130,429 130,791 131,040

2021

128,361 126,979 126,944 128,189 129,014 131,268 132,080 129,974 129,864 131,471 (p)131,843    

Employment

2020

129,530 128,694 127,716 112,477 116,870 122,215 121,428 121,308 119,549 123,290 123,544 123,477 122,508

2021

121,214 120,091 120,504 122,112 123,063 124,330 126,044 124,315 124,911 126,920 (p)127,849    

Unemployment

2020

5,170 5,091 5,520 13,855 12,976 11,277 10,396 9,534 7,553 6,810 6,885 7,314 8,532

2021

7,147 6,888 6,440 6,077 5,951 6,938 6,036 5,659 4,953 4,551 (p)3,994    

Unemployment Rate

2020

3.8 3.8 4.1 11.0 10.0 8.4 7.9 7.3 5.9 5.2 5.3 5.6 6.5

2021

5.6 5.4 5.1 4.7 4.6 5.3 4.6 4.4 3.8 3.5 (p)3.0    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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